To distribute food effectively through collaborative efforts that minimize hunger, promote nutrition and encourage self-reliance through education.
The Virginia Peninsula Foodbank serve individuals and families who reside in the cities and counties of Hampton, Newport News, York, Poquoson, James City Country, Williamsburg, Gloucester, Mathews, and Surry. The Foodbank is a member of Feeding America, and the Federation of Virginia Food Banks. The Foodbank receives and distributes food in collaboration with over 200 member agencies and programs to include faith based organizations, soup kitchens, food pantries and other organization that share our mission of minimizing hunger. These member agencies do what they do best feed the most vulunerable . . . the hungry.
by Jessica M. from Las Cruces, NM
(April 16, 2014)
I volunteered with this organization on and off when my schedule permitted for a few months until I moved. Everyone is so friendly! I always felt respected and valued by this organization. Good organization working to make a difference!!