Press Release Archive

Bruegger’s Change Helping Change Campaign to Support Food Bank of Central New York this December

Raymour & Flanigan Clearance Center to Host A Day To Give to Benefit Three Local Charities

Food Bank of Central New York Receives Seventh Consecutive Four Star rating from Charity Navigator

Food Bank of Central New York has received a coveted 4-star rating from Charity Navigator for the seventh consecutive year.

Madison County Farm Bureau to Host Celebrity Bartending Night at Owera Vineyards Proceeds to Benefit Food Bank of Central New York

On Friday, November 13, 2015, from 5pm – 9pm members of the Madison County Farm Bureau will host a celebrity bartending night at Owera Vineyards. All tips generated at the event will benefit the hunger-relief mission of Food Bank of Central New York.

Customers Can Get a Delicious Treat Food Drive at Outback Steakhouse to Benefit Food Bank of Central New York

Now through November 26th customers at Outback Steakhouse on Route 31 in Liverpool will have the opportunity to help feed the hungry in our community through a food drive to benefit Food Bank of Central New York.

Food Bank of Central New York and Bank of America partner to help individuals who face hunger in Central New York through Give A Meal program

For the fourth consecutive year, the Feeding America network and Bank of America are joining forces to support the Give A Meal program, which aims to reduce food insecurity in local communities around the country—and those right here in Central New York.

Bank of America Employee Volunteers Provide Thousands of Meals for Local Syracuse Familes in Need

On Friday, Oct. 23, Bank of America will work with the Food Bank of Central New York to help individuals and families in the local Syracuse community. That day, Bank of America employee volunteers will help package meals to aid efforts for the fight against hunger.

Safelite AutoGlass Raises $9,606 for Food Bank of Central New York

Safelite AutoGlass partnered with Food Bank of Central New York to raise awareness and funds for their hunger-relief mission during the NYS Fair. Representatives from Safelite staffed a booth where they collected $9,606 in donations for the Food Bank.

Back to the 80s Ticket on Sale

Tickets are on sale now for Back to the 80s, a fundraiser to support Food Bank of Central New York. Tickets are $30 and can be purchased at foodbankcny.org.

Yo2Go in the Dairy Products Building and Chobani team up to raise awareness about hunger in central and northern New York

On Friday, September 4, Yo2Go and Chobani will team up in the Dairy Products Building to help raise awareness about hunger in our community and the work of Food Bank of Central New York. Beginning at 11am, volunteers will distribute 500 samples of nutritious Chobani Greek yogurt near the Yo2Go booth

Oswego County DSS to Support Food Bank of Central New York during Hunger Action Month

On Thursday, September 3, 2015, a check in the amount of $726 was presented to Food Bank of Central New York by representatives from Oswego County’s Department of Social Services. They plan to show their support of the Food Bank’s hunger-relief mission throughout September, Hunger Action Month.

Community Members and Fairgoers Encouraged to Participate in Community-Wide Food Drive on August 27

NYS Fair officials invite the community and fair goers to show their support of our hunger-relief mission by bringing non-perishable food donations to the NYS Fair.

OCRRA's Paper Shredding Event to Benefit Food Bank of Central New York

OCRRA’s September 19th paper shredding event for secure destruction encourages attendees to make a voluntary donation to Food Bank of Central New York.

Boilermaker Road Race, Honest John’s Hot Dogs and NY Beef Council Present Food Bank of Central New York with Check

Miles for Meals 5k to Benefit Food Bank of Central New York

Miles for Meals is a 5K run and walk to benefit the hunger-relief mission of Food Bank of Central New York.

Country Sensation Sara Evans to Headline Concert to Benefit Food Bank of Central New York

Country singer and songwriter Sara Evans is adding to the excitement of upcoming harness racing season at Vernon Downs. Evans will entertain audiences at a concert this summer that benefits Food Bank of Central New York. Vernon Downs Owner to personally match tickets sales with donation!

Moving from Good to Great will be focus of Food Bank’s 26th Annual Conference

The event gives the Food Bank the opportunity to share pertinent information about hunger issues and trends in central and northern New York with our emergency food network partners and the community.

Food Bank of Central New York to Partner with CNY PGA Green Card Program

Food Bank of Central New York is partnering with the CNY PGA Green Card program to raise funds for their hunger-relief mission.

Boilermaker Charity Bibs available through Food Bank of Central New York

The Boilermaker Road Race has chosen Food Bank of Central New York as a charity bib partner for the third consecutive year.

Can It! Food and Fund Drive Aims to Fund and Stock Food Bank of Central New York

Fans attending the Syracuse University men’s basketball game against Pittsburgh on Saturday, Feb. 21 will have the opportunity to donate canned food and funds to Food Bank of Central New York!

Community Bank Extends Partnership with Food Bank of CNY through March

Community Bank is partnering with the Food Bank of Central New York as part of a campaign to combat hunger in Syracuse and celebrate the opening of a new location in DeWitt

Hofmann Sausage Company and Byrne Dairy to Make Large Donation to Food Bank of Central New York

Representatives from Hofmann Sausage Company and Byrne Dairy will present a large food donation to Food Bank of Central New York.

Bruegger’s Change Helping Change Campaign to Support Food Bank of Central New York this December

For the month of December, your local Bruegger’s will host their annual Change Helping Change Campaign to benefit the Food Bank of Central New York. Their six Syracuse-area locations will accept monetary and non-perishable food donations.

Madison County Farm Bureau Raises Money for the Food Bank of CNY

Celebrity Bartender Night at Owera Vineyards brought in over $1100

Madison County Farm Bureau to Host Celebrity Bartending Night at Owera Vineyards to Benefit Food Bank of Central New York

On Friday, November 7, 2014, from 4pm – 8pm members of the Madison County Farm Bureau will host a celebrity bartending night at Owera Vineyards.

Check Presentation Ceremony Held to Award Food Bank of Central New York with $75,000 Walmart Foundation Grant

Food Bank of Central New York received a grant of $75,000 from the Walmart Foundation as part of both organizations’ commitments to fighting hunger and promoting nutrition among those in need.

Safelite AutoGlass Raises $9,333 for Food Bank of Central New York

Safelite AutoGlass partnered with Food Bank of Central New York to raise awareness and funds for their hunger-relief mission during the NYS Fair.

Food Bank of Central New York receives sixth consecutive four star rating from Charity Navigator

“It is a significant accomplishment to receive a 4 star rating for six years in a row. It is a testament to the efficiency of our work and the great staff team who is working to fulfill the mission,” stated Kathleen Stress.

Food Bank of Central New York Needs Help from Community to Win 60,000 Grant

Food Bank of Central New York needs help from the community to win a $60,000 Fight Hunger. Spark Change. Grant from WalMart. On Monday September 15, people are able to visit an online voting system at www.walmart.com/fighthunger once a day to vote.

Beacon Golf Center to Host Event to Support Food Bank of Central New York

On Saturday, September 13 from 9am until 9pm, Beacon Golf Center will host an event to support the Food Bank of Central New York.

Senator David J. Valesky To Host Electronic Recycling Event

State Senator David J. Valesky (D-Oneida) will host an electronics recycling event in partnership with Sunnking Electronics Recycling and Time Warner Cable on Saturday, September 13, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Department of Motor Vehicles parking lot at 5801 E. Taft Rd., North Syracuse.