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May
5
2014

Midwest Indianapolis Division Responds to Recent Arkansas Tornados

Published: May 5th 2014 @ 10:20 AM by John Whitaker in Indianapolis, IN
Press Release Midwest Food Bank Aids Victims Impacted by the Tornado Disaster Site in Arkansas Date: May 5, 2013 INDIANAPOLIS, IN — Midwest Food Bank Midwest Food Bank with locations in Indianapolis, Indiana, Bloomington, Morton and Peoria Illinois, and Peachtree City, Georgia announced today that it will be assisting with relief efforts in the wake of the Tornados that hit Arkansas and Mississippi. In response to a call from the …
Nov
19
2013

Midwest Food Banks Indianpolis Division Assisting in Kokomo, IN Tornado Relief Efforts

Published: November 19th 2013 @ 2:00 PM by John Whitaker in Indianapolis, IN
Kokomo, Indiana Disaster Relief  Midwest sends first truckload of relief after an EF2 tornado touches down in the heart of the city!   Monday November 18, 2013 The Indianapolis Division of the Midwest Food Bank in cooperation with Governor Pence's office and local and national relief organizations delivered over 10,000 lbs. of much needed food and relief to Kokomo's largest feeding ministry Kokomo Urban Outreach. The Mayor of Kokomo designated Kokomo Urban Outreach as the primary ministry involved in local …
Oct
31
2013

Governor Mike Pence Brings "Colts" Food Basket to Midwest Indy

Published: October 31st 2013 @ 2:15 PM by John Whitaker in Indianapolis, IN
Indianapolis Colts win over Denver Broncos results in Food Basket for the needy On Friday October 25th Indiana Governor Mike Pence visited the Midwest Food Bank's Indianapolis Division with a Basket for an needy family in Indiana. Governor Pence had a friendly wager with Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper  about who would wing the Denver Bronco / Colts football game last week. the result of the wager was a basket of Colorado food items being …
Oct
29
2013

Midwest Indy participates in Mayor Ballards 6th annual Pack the Pantries campaign

Published: October 29th 2013 @ 2:00 PM by John Whitaker in Indianapolis, IN
The Indianapolis division of the Midwest Food Bank is participating once again in Mayor Ballard's 6th annual pack the pantries campaign. Collections of cased non perishable items will be collected through December 15th, 2013. all donations collected will be distributed to local food pantries. For more information on where to donate go to www.indy.gov/frontporch. Please click on the link below to view the "Pack the Pantries" launch video.....  2013 Pack the Pantries …
Sep
10
2013

Selah and the Annie Moses Band Benefit Concert (Indianapolis Division)

Published: September 10th 2013 @ 2:00 PM by John Whitaker in Indianapolis, IN
Come join us for a wonderful night of music and celebration as Midwest Food Bank and WGNR "Moody Radio" present Selah and the Annie Moses Band in concert. the date is Sunday, November 3rd and the event will be held at College Park Church located at 2606 W.96th Street Indianapolis, IN. Tickets are $20 (plus service fee) and are available online athttp://www.itickets.com/events/310712/Indianapolis_IN/An_Evening_of_Strings,_Music_&_Voice_.html Proceeds from the concert go to help Midwest Food Bank's Indianapolis division in …
Sep
10
2013

Indianapolis Division receives donated semi tractor from Stoops Freightliner

Published: September 10th 2013 @ 2:00 PM by John Whitaker in Indianapolis, IN
Indianapolis Division receives new semi tractor and trailer!   Midwest Food Banks Indianapolis Division has received a newly donated 2014Freightliner semi tractor and 53' trailer from Stoops Freightliner. Jeff Stoops the CEO and Persident of Stoops Freightliner presented this gift to the Indinapolis Division the first week of September. Jeff Stoops was quoted as saying "This is the largest single donation our company has ever given" The new semi tractor replaces …

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