Our Stories

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Rural seniors grateful for Mobile Pantry

Making ends meet as a retiree is hard in this economy, especially if you live in a remote area where grocery stores are limited and food prices are high. Mabel is one of our clients living in the rural Ash Fork area with her husband and grandson. Read more…


Once an emergency food recipient, now a donor

When Stacy was 19 years old, she was a single mom with two children and no college degree. She struggled to find employment and found herself working three to four jobs while going to school. During her time of need, she turned to St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance. Read more…


From client and volunteer to graduate of St. Mary’s

When the economic crash in 2008 forced the close of the investment banking firm he worked at, Lorenzo’s life changed. Despite his work experience and education, he joined the millions of Americans who were unable to find other employment. Read more…


Northern AZ agency works with St. Mary’s to provide hope

In Northern Arizona, we work with 80 partner agencies who distribute the food we deliver to them. Bobby and Judy Keene manage one of these agencies at Mohave Valley United Methodist Church in Fort Mohave. Read more…

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