Meet Your Grateful Neighbors

It doesn’t take much to push a family into hunger. A job loss. An accident. An illness. The people we serve come from all walks of life. Hunger has many faces. We believe you’ll be moved as you read some of the many stories we’ve collected from people who have been impacted through your support of the St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance. Thank you for giving generously to help the hungry here in Arizona.

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Cooking Up Confidence

Joanna didn’t know much about St. Mary’s Food Bank before her first visit when she was desperate to find...Read More
“It’s Great to Give Back!”

“It’s Great to Give Back!”

At St. Mary’s Food Bank, Ginger makes hundreds of meals a day for hungry neighbors — including one of...Read More
Making It Through

Making It Through

Thanks to your help, Vicki — and many other seniors on a limited income — get the food they...Read More
My Way of Giving Back

My Way of Giving Back

The food bank was there for Jerome when he and his family needed it most. Now, he’s made it...Read More
Elijah’s eyesight may be failing . . .

Elijah’s eyesight may be failing . . .

Your support for families like Elijah’s helps keep food on the table during their most difficult days.Read More
Striving for a Better Future

Striving for a Better Future

After her divorce, Katie left her job as a dog groomer at a large pet store chain and started...Read More
Community Kitchen Gave James a Second Chance

Community Kitchen Gave James a Second Chance

After his daughter passed away, James started to get into trouble. Despite his desire “to do right” and go...Read More
Once an emergency food recipient, now a donor

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...Read More
From volunteer and client to student and graduate of St. Mary’s, one man turns his life around

From volunteer and client to student and graduate of St. Mary’s, one man turns his life around

When the economic crash in 2008 forced the close of the investment banking firm he worked at, Lorenzo’s life...Read More
Northern Arizona food pantry works with St. Mary’s to provide hope

Northern Arizona food pantry 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...Read More