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Food Bank of Iowa receives largest gift in organization’s history from Nationwide Foundation

March 24, 2017

Food Bank of Iowa announced a transformational gift from the Nationwide Foundation on Thursday afternoon. The gift of $1.5 million will help Food Bank of
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Food Bank of Iowa school pantry helps lower barriers for Scavo students

March 1, 2017 des moines

It’s no secret that students learn better when their stomachs are full. That’s why many schools in central Iowa and elsewhere operate food pantries in
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Bruce Jones opens doors for hungry Iowans

January 25, 2017 Staff

The 15-foot overhead doors at the back of the Food Bank of Iowa are raised more than 20 times a day, Monday through Friday. The
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Making a difference in Winterset

January 25, 2017 Madison County

It’s 4 p.m. on a warm, sunny Monday in September, and a long line is forming outside First United Methodist Church in Winterset. In 30
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