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Steel Chef Challenge Raises More Than $472,000, Making it Largest Single Fundraiser in NH Food Bank History

 Steel Chef Challenge Raises More Than $472,000, Making it Largest Single Fundraiser in NH Food Bank History Food Network Celebrity Chef Robert Irvine hosted a live cooking competition, drawing more than 700 people to the Radisson Hotel Manchester Manchester, NH ─ In what was the largest single fundraiser in New Hampshire Food Bank history, the [...]

March 30th, 2017|News|

Hannaford Delivers $30,550 Food Donation to NH Food Bank

3/27/17 - Hannaford Delivers $30,550 Food Donation to NH Food Bank Hannaford Helps Fight Hunger program delivers tractor trailer load of food  Manchester – As part of the Hannaford Helps Fight Hunger program, the New Hampshire Food Bank, a program of Catholic Charities New Hampshire, received a donation of $30,550 from Hannaford today. The donation [...]

March 27th, 2017|News|

Do Something About Nothing – Now Through May 31

NH Food Bank Kicks-Off  Nothing Campaign April 11, in partnership with Citizens Bank There are 135,730 people in New Hampshire that do not know when or where their next meal will come from, and of that 41,350 are children.* For many, it is a choice between medical care, paying their rent, utilities, heat or buying food. [...]

February 10th, 2017|News|

New Hampshire Food Bank Receives $1 Million Anonymous Donation

2/3/2017 - New Hampshire Food Bank Receives $1 Million Anonymous Donation MANCHESTER, NH — The New Hampshire Food Bank, a program of Catholic Charities New Hampshire, recently received an anonymous $1 million donation with the donor’s desire to make an impact on hunger throughout the state. Eighty percent or $800,000 of this gift will not [...]

February 3rd, 2017|News|

Catholic Charities NH Announces New Executive Director of New Hampshire Food Bank

1/11/2017 - Catholic Charities NH Announces New Executive Director of New Hampshire Food Bank Catholic Charities NH Announces New Executive Director of New Hampshire Food Bank Eileen Groll Liponis takes the reins for New Hampshire’s only food bank MANCHESTER, NH —The New Hampshire Food Bank, a program of Catholic Charities New Hampshire, is pleased to announce [...]

January 11th, 2017|News|

WMUR’s 2016 Spirit of Giving Food Drive raises more than one million meals for the NH Food Bank

1/6/2017 - WMUR's 2016 Spirit of Giving Food Drive raises more than one million meals for the NH Food Bank More than…. ONE. MILLION. MEALS. WOW! Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! We are absolutely floored by the results of WMUR's Spirit of Giving this year, and – sincerely—we cannot thank you enough for your incredible generosity [...]

January 6th, 2017|News|

12/22/2015 – Anonymous $100,000 Matching Grant

Contact Information: Nancy Mellitt New Hampshire Food Bank 603.669.9725 x129 nmellitt@nhfoodbank.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NH Food Bank Raises $235,000 in One Week Thanks to Anonymous $100,000 Matching Grant—Inspired by the WMUR Spirit of Giving Food Drive, an anonymous donor offered $100,000 matching grant; NH Food Bank raised $135,000 in one week for a total of [...]

July 29th, 2016|News|

Anonymous Donor Offers $100K Challenge Grant

Contact Information: Nancy Mellitt New Hampshire Food Bank 603.669.9725 x129 nmellitt@nhfoodbank.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Anonymous Donor Offers $100K Challenge Grant to NH Food Bank—NH Food Bank has until the end of the year to match grant which will provide 400,000 meals to those in need. MANCHESTER, NH 12/14/2015—The New Hampshire Food Bank announced Friday that [...]

July 29th, 2016|News|

Cast Off with the Fishark Adventures to Tackle Hunger

Contact Information: Nancy Mellitt New Hampshire Food Bank 603.669.9725 x129 nmellitt@nhfoodbank.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA ALERT: Cast Off with the Fishark Adventures to Tackle Hunger—Annual NH Food Bank Charter Helps Fight Hunger. WHO Marc Schloss with Fishark Adventures. Eastman’s Docks WHEN Friday, December 11th, 2015 Boat launches 5:30AM Boat returns between 4:00PM and 5:00PM. WHERE [...]

July 29th, 2016|News|

PlaneSense, Inc. Delivers Food Drive Cargo

PlaneSense, Inc. Delivers Food Drive Cargo by PC-12 Aircraft PlaneSense, Inc., a fractional aircraft ownership company based in Portsmouth, NH, collected food for the NH Food Bank. The PlaneSense® team then filled a Pilatus PC-12 with the food, and it was flown to the Manchester Boston Regional Airport today. PORTSMOUTH, NH and MANCHESTER, NH— PlaneSense, [...]

July 29th, 2016|News|