Phoenix's Legal Community collects over 80,000 meals

Phoenix's Legal Community collects over 80,000 meals
During the month of September, the Phoenix legal community helped kick off the holiday season with the 3rd annual Object to Hunger Food Drive. Document Control Group and Ipro join TERIS as sponsors for the annual food and fund drive. This year over 30 firms and businesses competed for the title of “Managing Partner.” Food and funds collected from this year’s drive helped provide over 80,000 meals. Since its inception Object to Hunger has collected over 200,000 meals. Thank you… Read More

Avilla Homes partners with St. Mary's to Fight Hunger

Avilla Homes partners with St. Mary's to Fight Hunger
St. Mary’s Food Bank distributes 250,000 meals a day to individuals struggling with hunger throughout Arizona.  Accomplishing this task requires support from dedicated volunteers, food drive donors and community partners who provide financial support to help us alleviate the burden of hunger for families.  One of our new community partners, Avilla Homes, partnered with St. Mary’s to host a donation campaign when celebrating the grand opening of their newest property, Avilla Palm Valley in Goodyear.  During the month of November,… Read More

Arizona Charitable Tax Credit

Arizona Charitable Tax Credit 3
Now easier to use than ever, the Arizona Working Poor tax credit was created to encourage donations to organizations like St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance, which distributes enough food into the community to provide 250,000 meals every day throughout the state of Arizona. By making a donation to the Food Bank, taxpayers may qualify for a dollar-for-dollar tax credit (a reduction to their final tax bill, lowering the amount owed) of up to $200 for individuals or $400 for those… Read More

Turkey Distribution 2015

Turkey Distribution 2015
View a summary of this year’s Super Saturday and Turkey Distribution. Thank you to everyone that gave their time, money or food to help feed those in need.   Read More

ACP Citrus Quarantine

ACP Citrus Quarantine
At the request of the Arizona Department of Agriculture and in an attempt to help prevent the spread of Asian Citrus Psyllid (ACP) and prevent further harming Arizona’s citrus crop, St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance will NOT accept any drop-off donations of backyard and orchard citrus from the public during the 2015-16 harvesting season. Again, any citrus brought to our warehouses in Phoenix or Surprise will not be accepted. Registration for the 2015-2016 gleaning season is now closed.Those interested in… Read More

Help Reduce Food Waste and Feed More People

Help Reduce Food Waste and Feed More People
There are only a few days left for Congress to finish their work for the year, and we have an important opportunity to pass tax legislation that would bring billions of meals to St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance and the Feeding America network. Right now, Congress is working on a tax package that would renew or make permanent several expiring tax provisions.  We need your voice to make sure the food donation tax deduction is included in that final package.… Read More

Thanksgiving e-card

Thanksgiving e-card
When you donate online to St. Mary’s Food Bank, you can schedule an eCard to be sent to family or friends in time for the Thanksgiving holiday- letting them know you care! Read More

STATE FAIR WE CARE WEDNESDAY DELIVERS FOR ST. MARY’S

“We Care Wednesday” at the Arizona State Fair was an incredible success in our first year partnering with Sanderson Ford, Sanderson Lincoln and Operation Santa Claus. More than 83,000 pounds of canned food was collected during the three Wednesday’s during the run of the fair. Despite rain on two of the three days, we received an incredible amount of canned food just in time for the holidays. This is almost THREE TIMES the amount that was collected last year! Thank… Read More