Register Now for Culinary Training at the Food Bank of Delaware
The next class of The Culinary School at the Food Bank of Delaware in both Newark and Milford will begin on Monday, September 25, 2017. Applications are currently being accepted for interested students.
The Culinary School at the Food Bank of Delaware has been in existence since 2002. Since its inception more than 565 students have graduated. The program is...
Gain Free Admittance to Delaware State Fair during “Food Lion Feeds Hunger Relief Day” on July 24
Food Lion, the Delaware State Fair and the Food Bank of Delaware announced today that the sixth annual “Food Lion Feeds Hunger Relief Day” will take place on Monday, July 24 at the Delaware State Fair.
Fair attendees who bring five Food Lion brand canned or boxed goods will in exchange receive free gate admittance to the Delaware State Fair...
Food Access Over the Summer and Seasonal Foods
By Laura Sahd RD, Community Nutritionist
Summer is the perfect season to soak up the sun, spend time with family, and get local, fresh produce for those summer night cookouts!
Summer is the main growing season for Delaware farmers.
Fruits and vegetables abundant during the summer months include: most berries, melons like cantaloupe and watermelon, corn, peaches, tomatoes, onions, leaf lettuce, squash,...
Surplus produce donations help feed Delawareans
Have surplus produce? The Food Bank of Delaware can accept it!
With summer’s crop of tomatoes, cucumbers, watermelons, sweet corn and more in almost full bloom, the Food Bank of Delaware wants to remind the community that the hunger-relief organization and many of its network partners can accept fresh produce donations.
114,000-plus Delawareans depend on the Food Bank of Delaware’s network...
Amazon partners with Food Bank of Delaware; offers logistic expertise as nonprofit expands
On Tuesday, Amazon operations leadership from the local fulfillment center in Middletown toured the Food Bank of Delaware, offering suggestions on the organization’s logistics and efficiencies as they prepare to move to their new location on Lake Drive in Newark. The Food Bank of Delaware partners with 575 organizations and has outgrown their current space.
“We’re excited to bring our...
House Bill 61 passes Delaware House and Senate
With the June 30 budget deadline merely days away, some good news came out of Legislative Hall in Dover last week.
After several valiant attempts in the last two sessions of the General Assembly, House Bill 61 finally passed the Delaware House and Senate!
Sponsored by Representative Paul Baumbach and co-sponsored by Senators Bryan Townsend and Brian Pettyjohn, House Bill 61...
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