For the month of November, MANA staff made a collective donation of $2,300 to Northwest Arkansas Food Bank.
Kent Eikenberry, President/CEO, accepted the check and sent the following response: “Thank you so much. I look forward to the days when I can come by and thank your staff in person.”
Northwest Arkansas Food Bank, originally known as Ozark Food Bank, has been serving the community since 1989 with June Self as Food Bank Director until she retired in 2003.
In 2020, NWA Food Bank distributed more than 13.25 million meals through more than 135 partner agencies, 15 mobile pantries and 12 school pantries. In addition, NWA Food Bank works with local hospitals, law enforcement agencies, and community paramedics to provide emergency boxes available to hand out as they see needed.
Visit nwafoodbank.org to learn more about Northwest Arkansas Food Bank and ways to help serve our community.