• Kyle Waide, President and CEO, addressing a press conference

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Food Bank Facts

The Atlanta Community Food Bank works to end hunger with the food, people and big ideas needed to ensure our neighbors have the nourishment to lead healthy and productive lives. Far too many people in our own community experience hunger every day, including children, seniors and working families.

Through more than 600 nonprofit partners, we help more than 755,000 people get healthy food every year. Our goal is that, by 2025, all hungry people across metro Atlanta and North Georgia will have access to the nutritious meals they need when they need them. It takes the power of our whole community to make that possible. Join us at ACFB.org.

Visit our Facts & Stats page to see the most current statistics on hunger and poverty, and how the Atlanta Community Food Bank is responding to the issues, including our latest distribution numbers.

The Food Bank is a member of Feeding America, the national network of more than 200 food banks. For more information on Feeding America visit www.feedingamerica.org

News Releases
Latest News Coverage

Finance.Yahoo.com - Walmart and Sam's Club's "Fight Hunger.Spark Change." Campaign Raises $518,927 for Atlanta Community Food Bank (Oct. 4, 2019) View Story

ProvisionerOnline.com - Tyson Foods, National Association of Convenience Stores donate truckload of protein to Atlanta Community Food Bank (Oct. 1, 2019) View Story

SaportaReport.com - Metro Atlanta Chamber Announces Winners of 2019 Atlanta E3 Awards (Sept. 30, 2019) View Story

MetroAtlantaCEO.com - Kyle Waide Explains How Food Banks Work (July 19th, 2019) View Story

AtlantaDailyWorld.com - Atlanta Community Food Bank President, Congressman Meet to Discuss Summer Hunger (July 16, 2019) View Story

Fox5Atlanta.com - Atlanta Community Food Bank Aids in Child-Hunger During Summer Months (June 29, 2019) View Story

AtlantaJewishTimes.com - Fifth Group Raises Over $100,000 for Food Bank (May 29, 2019) View Story

FoodBankNews.com - WIC Decline Prompts Action by Food Banks (May 17, 2019) View Story

AJC.com - Empty Stocking Fund Takes Over Metro School Donation (May 7, 2019) View Story 

11Alive.com - 11Alive, Atlanta Community Food Bank join forces (April 26, 2019) View Story

MetroAtlantaCEO.com - Kyle Waide on Atlanta Community Food Bank's New Facility (April 15, 2019) View Story

Fox5Atlanta.com - Atlanta Community Food Bank Receives Major Food Donation From Kroger (March 8, 2019) View Story

Patch.com - Bottoms' Mac and Cheese Recipe Fundraiser Raises More Than 37k (Feb. 26, 2019) View Story 

AJC.com - Atlanta Food Bank Scores Big with Super Bowl Food Donation (Feb. 22, 2019) View Story 

Patch.com - Mayor's Mac and Cheese Recipe Morphs into Anti-Hunger Campaign (Feb. 4, 2019) View Story

AJC.com - Atlanta Community Food Bank Distributes Food for Federal Employees (Feb. 4, 2019) View Story

Atlanta Business Chronicle – Atlanta Community Food Bank Moving, Selling Westside HQ (September 28, 2018) View Story

SaportaReport.com- Take A Stand Against Hunger In September (September 11, 2018) View Story

MDJonline.com- Fall For Fashion Raises Funds For Food Bank (August 31, 2018) View Story

11alive.com- Food Bank's Fashion Show Brings Awareness (August 24, 2018) View Story

Dailytribune.com- Local Food Pantry Helps Those In Need (August 16, 2018) View Story

Philanthropy.com- Amazon's Alexa Helping Nonprofits Fundraise (August 14, 2018) View Story

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