Member Agencies

Food Bank for the Heartland

25-WORD DESCRIPTION:

Serving as a clearinghouse to distribute emergency food (fresh produce, dairy, shelf-stable, and meat) to partners in 93 counties in Nebraska and western Iowa.


HOW WE USE YOUR CONTRIBUTIONS:

  • $1 can provide up to 3 meals for our neighbors in need.
  • $4 can provide a weekend backpack of food for a child.
  • $11.45 can provide a 12 pack of peanut butter.
  • $20 can provide a 12 pack of cereal.  
  • $160 could provide a backpack each weekend during the school year.


A STORY FROM OUR AGENCY:

"The mobile pantry is a life saver. I come for the fresh produce. I take care of my 88-year-old mother and live on social security and disability. While my income stays the same, prices keep going up at the grocery store." -Grand Island resident.

 

CAMPAIGN CODE NUMBERS:

Campaign Code: 6858

(For campaigns at University of Nebraska-Lincoln, City of Lincoln, LES, LPS, Lancaster County, SCC and private companies.)

Combined Federal Campaign: 66378

State of Nebraska: 708Q

ADDRESS/PHONE:

10525 J Street
Omaha, NE 68127

402-331-1213

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