Shop at Fry's Food Stores and Support St. Mary's Food Bank

Shop at Fry's Food Stores and Support St. Mary's Food Bank
Fry’s customers can sign up online and earn rewards for St. Mary’s Food Bank every time they shop and use their V.I.P. Card Helping out is easy. Follow the instructions below to link your V.I.P Card today! STEP 1: Creating an Online Fry’s Account NOTE: If you already have an online Fry’s account, skip to #2 *Go to http://www.frysfood.com/ *Select ‘Register’. *Under Sign-In information, enter your email and create a password. (Write down your email & password—will need it in step 2) *Select ‘Use Card Number’.… Read More

Hungry is No Way to Live

Hungry is No Way to Live
YES, I want to help feed hungry children and families in Arizona. Please multiply my gift below to feed as many of my hungry neighbors as possible. Read More

Employee Giving and Other Ways to Give

Encouraging your employees to join your organization in the fight against hunger will help empower your workforce to take an active role in a cause that is important to your business and brand.  It’s also a great way for your company to deepen your community impact in Arizona. Employee Giving and Engagement Ideas: Workplace Giving Campaign: Allow employees to make convenient, tax-deductible donations to St. Mary’s through payroll deductions.  Drive campaign participation rates by including St. Mary’s as one of your… Read More

Oregano's Donation

Oregano's Donation
Thank you to Oregano’s Pizza Bistro, who donated over 9,300 pounds of pasta to St. Mary’s. Because of their Carbs for a Cause Campaign, Oregano’s donation will provide over 50,000 meals to hungry Arizonans. Thank you to everyone who used their noodle and ate at Oregano’s as part of this campaign. This donation will help to fill the 40,000 emergency food boxes that St. Mary’s will distribute during the month of July. Summer is the most difficult time of year… Read More

Report: Arizona Sees Increase in Summer Meals Participation

Report: Arizona Sees Increase in Summer Meals Participation
Nearly 400,000 still go without summer meals, Redoubled Efforts Needed A national report was just released showing participation by children in the summer meals program in Arizona grew by nearly 30%! This is the third highest ranking increase in the country, and was driven by the Arizona Department of Education and partner organizations like St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance intensifying its outreach efforts. St. Mary’s is offering summer food service for more than 8,000 children at more than 100 locations!… Read More

Oregano's Carbs for a Cause

Oregano's Carbs for a Cause
For every pasta dish ordered from June 6th-June 10th, Oregano’s will donate 3 pasta meals to families in need! (Not in the mood for pasta? You can still contribute by joining the NOODLiST COLONY and purchasing one of the cool t-shirts, or contributing online) Read More

Arizona Charitable Tax Credit Doubles!

Arizona Charitable Tax Credit Doubles!
By doubling the Arizona Charitable Tax Credit, you can now donate up to $800 to St. Mary’s Food Bank and get a dollar for dollar deduction on your tax liability. If you’re a resident of Arizona, you may be eligible to direct your tax dollars to benefit the hungry. You can receive a dollar-for-dollar state tax credit for your donation to St. Mary’s Food Bank, up to $400 individually or $800 if you file jointly.* (Previously $200 or $400) Read More

KSLX School's Out Food Drive- May 11th

KSLX School's Out Food Drive- May 11th
Come join St. Mary’s Food Bank and KSLX for the School’s Out Food Drive on May 11th to help make sure kids do not go hungry or thirsty in the summer. This is an all day event from 5am-7pm at your local Safeway located at 32nd St & Thunderbird. KSLX will be on site  broadcasting live. Read More

Spring 2016 Horn of Plenty Newsletter

Spring 2016 Horn of Plenty Newsletter
Steve and Linda come to St. Mary’s to help their family stretch a meager food budget. But for their son, Jason, St. Mary’s is a place of worth and work. “Most people think he’s about 16, but he’s 27,” Linda says of Jason, who is intellectually disabled. “They say he’s a good worker,” Steve adds. “He’s very personable. He likes to talk. He’s just like his dad. That’s one trait he got. He’s got a heart as big as the… Read More