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Great Plains Food Bank

September 26, 2018
Rick Von Alman picks out items from a freezer at the Emergency Food Pantry in north Fargo, with the help of Melissa Moellenkamp. Robin Huebner / The Forumplay button
Working poor, chronically ill rely on food pantries, North Dakota study shows
September 26, 2018 - 5:24am
September 11, 2018
Metallica's Robert Trujillo, left, Lars Ulrich, Jared Slinde of Great Plains Food Bank), Ian McDonald of Great Plains Food Bank, Kirk Hammett, James Hetfield and Angelique McDonald of Great Plains Food Bank pose with the band's donation. Brett Murray / Special to Forum News Service
Metal group Metallica donates $10,000 to food bank in Fargo
September 11, 2018 - 7:02pm
June 26, 2018
Farmers will rally at the Red River Valley Fairground in West Fargo on Wednesday, June 27, 2018, hours before President Donald Trump's appearance in Fargo, to call attention to issues of concern on the farm. Forum file photo
West Fargo farm rally will try to capture part of Trump's spotlight
June 26, 2018 - 6:21pm
February 21, 2018
Melissa Sobilik, Ending Hunger 2.0 director, announces an initiative to end hunger in the region during a news conference Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, at the Great Plains Food Bank in Fargo. “It’s going to take more than just food to end hunger,” she said. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Great Plains Food Bank launches long-term effort to end hunger
February 21, 2018 - 1:56pm
December 22, 2017
Cathy Herbold, director of programs and agency services for Great Plains Food Bank, removes the gift tag Friday on a truck donated to the Fargo food bank for food deliveries to local schools. The truck was donated as well as a promise of volunteer drivers and funding to expand the backpack food program.
Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
'Christmas angel': Man donates truck to Great Plains Food Bank
December 22, 2017 - 6:02pm
November 21, 2017
Fargo Davies High School students create a crane design with nonperishable food items during the 11th annual Fill the Dome food drive on Monday, Nov. 20, 2017. David Samson / The Forum
Over 185,000 pounds of food collected in Fill the Dome campaign
November 21, 2017 - 9:50pm
October 24, 2017
Mustang swim and dive team volunteers at Great Plains Food Bank
October 24, 2017 - 10:21pm
October 16, 2017
Local Family Fare stores raise $8,200 for food bank
October 16, 2017 - 8:54pm
October 11, 2017
Employees of Hornbacher's volunteer at the Great Plains Food Bank by filling bags of potatoes for food baskets. Hornbacher's presented the food bank with a check for $65,817 on Wednesday, Oct. 11. Patrick Springer / The Forum
Hornbacher's campaign raises $65,817 to help the hungry
October 11, 2017 - 7:14pm
October 4, 2017
Food bank to hold pop-up event Thursday
October 4, 2017 - 5:36am
September 29, 2017
Pallets of diapers sit on racks Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, at the Great Plains Food Bank, 1720 3rd Ave. N., Fargo, due to a program by Huggies and Hornbachers.  Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
ND's first diaper bank will help fulfill big need
September 29, 2017 - 5:04pm
September 27, 2017
Pallets of diapers await distribution on Wednesday, Sept. 27, at the Great Plains Food Bank in Fargo, which has joined a national network of diaper banks. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
'If you can't afford food, you can't afford diapers': ND's first diaper bank will help fulfill big need
September 27, 2017 - 8:43pm
August 26, 2017
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Crop researchers want to make canola more profitable for North Dakota farmers
August 26, 2017 - 8:30am
July 18, 2017
Volunteers Carrie LaFontaine, right, and Wally Littlefield pick out groceries gleaned from area grocery stores Tuesday, July 18, 2017, for customers of the Emergency Food Pantry in Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Gleaning the fields: Group encourages salvaging fresh, unused food for hunger relief
July 18, 2017 - 8:21pm
June 7, 2017
Great Plains Food Bank serving meals to youth this summer in Fargo
June 7, 2017 - 9:07pm