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January 15, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Student groups collaborate for food insecurity discussion

By | Nov 14, 2018

A panel discussion on food insecurity and food injustice was held to emphasize the presence of this issue on campus.

Editorial: Mac’s food bank program benefits entire community

By The Ithacan | Apr 18, 2018

Not only is Mac’s finding a way to make sure its surplus stock is not going to waste, but the food if filling a real, tangible need.

Mac’s General Store sponsors food bank donation program

By | Apr 11, 2018

Sophomore Gabby Picca first pitched the idea because she found herself spending remaining bonus bucks on items that she didn’t really need or want.

Dining Services holds food drive for children in Ithaca area

By | Oct 30, 2017

The BackPack Program will take the proceeds from the food drive and distribute food to children in need throughout Tompkins County within the next few months.

Q&A: Radio host walks across county to raise money

By | Sep 30, 2015

If we filled my backpack, we could fill the kids’.

Sodexo to raise money to combat local childhood hunger

By | Sep 29, 2015

Food Frenzy, which has existed for roughly 10 years, is a charity event that incorporates foods from Sodexo and outside vendors to create an all-you-can-eat food buffet that costs a donation of $3. All donations from the event benefit the BackPack Program for The Food Bank of the Southern Tier.

United Way campaign seeks donations to help Tompkins County

By | Nov 19, 2014

Ithaca College has continued its campaign to raise funds through an online donation system for United Way, a national network of nonprofit organizations.

Local country radio host Chris Allinger walks to stop childhood hunger

By | Sep 14, 2014

In recognition of September as Hunger Action Month, Ithaca College supported Q103.7 radio host Chris Allinger as he stopped by the college Sept. 12 for the last leg of his 100-mile walk around Tompkins County.

College and City: March 27

By The Ithacan | Mar 26, 2014

Retail locations accept donations to Food Bank, faculty program to include Mexican political culture, and more.

Food banks face strain due to higher demand

As the holiday season approaches, local food charities are facing more shortages, rising costs and increasing demand for services this year than in previous years.