Statement on President’s Proposed Budget for FY19

President’s Budget would Worsen Hunger, Poverty, and Hardship in Montana “A federal budget reflects our values and vision for America. President Trump’s FY19 budget, released on Monday, abandons our long-held values of caring for our neighbors, helping people during hard times, and the belief that no one in this country… more

Stories of SNAP in Montana

SNAP, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, is our nation’s most effective anti-hunger program that helps 120,000 Montanans keep food on their table, 70% of which are families with children. SNAP has been proven to improve food security, health outcomes, educational attainment, and economic productivity. SNAP also generates economic growth by… more

Advocacy Alert: SNAP Needs Your Help!

Join Thousands of Montanans in Telling Congress that SNAP is Good for our State SNAP, our nation’s most effective anti-hunger program, will be reauthorized as part of the 2018 Farm Bill. Based on past Farm Bills and what we are already hearing from Congress, we expect the program to be… more

MFBN Statement on Passage of Tax Plan

Passage of Tax Plan will Worsen Food Insecurity in Montana “Montana Food Bank Network is disappointed by the passage of the final tax bill and remains concerned about its impact on individuals and families struggling with hunger in every community across our state. Most low and middle-income families in the… more

Keep Rob Driving

Flash Back Friday to a video made over 4 years ago. Rob is still driving across the entire state almost every 6 weeks for all of our partner agencies! Find more of our videos on our YouTube channel!

2017 School Breakfast Data

By School By District The School Breakfast Data portals were created using data provided by the Office of Public Instruction. These portals give the public and stakeholder groups a tool to visualize School Breakfast Program performance at an individual and district level. The goal of our analysis is to discover… more

Most Needed Food Donations

We are always accepting donations here at the Montana Food Bank Network. All donations received are delivered to our Network Partner agencies and distributed to those in need in Montana. You can drop donations in our warehouse from 8am – 5pm, Monday through Friday at: 5625 Expressway Missoula Not in… more

2017 Food Security Council Award Recipients

Together we can end hunger in Montana The Food Security Council recognizes individuals and organizations who have worked to reduce hunger and improve the nutritional status of Montanans.The 2017 awards were presented by the Food Security Council and First Lady Lisa Bullock to the following recipients: Treasure State Award:  For… more

Is it safe to donate expired food?

No matter the source, safety tips are the same for any foods you choose Some foods that grocery stores, restaurants, and other retailers weren’t able to sell are donated to charity – for example, when a product’s “sell-by” date has passed.  Food manufacturers also may donate or sell some products… more

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