Coordinating efforts to alleviate hunger by supporting Feeding America food banks that serve Iowa.

The Iowa Food Bank Association (IFBA) is a collaboration of the eight Feeding America food banks that serve all Iowa’s 99 counties.

Hunger affects 1 in 8 Iowans. The first step in feeding hungry Iowans is learning about the existence of hunger in your community.

Hunger is a pressing issue in Iowa and the across the nation, and it is up to us to be advocates for food insecure individuals.

Give hope. Become a grassroots advocate.

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The Iowa Games recently made a donation to the Iowa Food Bank Association for $3,604.50 at an annual reception at Terrace Hill in Des Moines. During the course of the year two options were available for Iowa Games participants to donate. Donations were made through online registration and through the purchase of an Iowa Games Opening Ceremony...
Empty freezers in Iowa food pantries were filled last month when the Deb and Jeff Hansen Foundation and Iowa Select Farms donated approximately 48,000 pounds of fresh, boneless pork loins to help feed Iowa families in need. The pork was distributed by employees of Iowa Select Farms to over 70 rural community organizations last month. “We focus on...


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  • January marks the beginning of another Iowa Legislative Session. This also brings opportunities to speak up for the 389,730 hungry children, adults, and seniors living right here in our state. Governor Branstad assured the...
  • By Cindy Jones, SNAP Outreach Coordinator There are many times we feel a great sense of accomplishment doing SNAP Outreach, since the whole goal is to reach out to those in need and try to fill in at least one gap for those...