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Holiday Baking Challenge

Help the Food Bank Foodies group BAKE the world a better place!

From November 10-21, the Foodies will be collecting holiday baking items for the Food Bank. Join the challenge by dropping off baking items like cake mix, frosting, pie crust, canned pie filling, cookie and brownie mix, muffin mix, stuffing, and cornbread at Food Bank for the Heartland, 10525 J Street, Omaha, NE 68127. Look for the blue barrel near the front door. You can also make a monetary donation using the link below.

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Charity Navigator Rating

Food Bank for the Heartland has been awarded the coveted 4-star rating from Charity Navigator for sound fiscal management and a proven commitment to accountability and transparency. This is the eleventh consecutive time that Food Bank for the Heartland has earned this top distinction.

Charity Navigator was founded in 2001 with the goal to create an unbiased source of information that would provide charitable givers the tools necessary to make informed giving decisions. Charity Navigator is now the nation’s largest and most-utilized evaluator of charities.

View Food Bank for the Heartland’s full report

Food Bank Holiday Cards

Purchase holiday cards from Food Bank for the Heartland. A holiday tribute is a meaningful way to honor everyone on your list. Send to your friends, family, teachers and clients to wish them a happy holiday while helping neighbors in need.

You can purchase a bundle of 8 cards for $40. The Food Bank will ship the cards directly to you. Please click the link below for more details.

Holiday Cards

Upcoming events

Shine the Light on Hunger Drive-Up Community Food Drive

Saturday, December 5
10525 J Street, Omaha, NE 68127

More Heartland children, families, and seniors than ever are struggling with food insecurity. You can help by donating nonperishable food items to the Food Bank on Saturday, December 5.

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Food Bank for the Heartland

In continuing to prioritize health and safety of our partners, clients, volunteers and employees, Food Bank for the Heartland is closely monitoring the rapidly changing situation concerning the possible community transmission of COVID-19.

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Celebrity Chef 2021

March 4, 2021
Food Bank for the Heartland

Food Bank for the Heartland’s Celebrity Chef event will be March 4, 2021 featuring Chef Curtis Stone.

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