The need for emergency food services in our region has never been higher. Record unemployment has taken its toll in our communities. With the “Plant a Row for the Hungry” program, the Food Bank of Northern Nevada hopes to get more fresh produce to the families who need it.
Gardeners who “Plant a Row” for the Food Bank during this growing season, or gardeners who simply have extra produce, are asked to donate it to the Food Bank of Northern Nevada’s partner agencies to be used to feed the hungry in our communitites. Below is a list of the partner agencies who would love to receive fresh, home-grown food. Please note each agency has its own donation drop-off schedule.
Please call the Food bank of Northern Nevada at 775-331-3663 if you have any questions about the program. An updated lists of participating agencies will be available at http://www.fbnn.org; the program flyer is available electronically. The Food Bank of Northern Nevada thanks you for growing a row for the hungry!
Agency Drop Off Information:
Faith Lutheran Church, Fridays between 10 a.m.-3 p.m.2075 W. 7th Street Reno, NV 89502
Sister Carmen’s Ministry, Monday-Thursday 9:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.Our Lady of the Snows 1200 S. Arlington Ave. Reno, NV 89509
St. Vincent’s Food Pantry, Monday-Saturday 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.500 E. 4th Street Reno, NV 89512
Our Savior Lutheran Church, Monday and Tuesday 9:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.1900 First Street Sparks, NV 89431
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Wednesday and Saturday 8:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m., Monday and Thursday 10:00 a.m. -11:00 a.m.1135 12th Street Sparks, NV 89431
Living Faith Christian Fellowship, Tuesday 8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.110 S. Center Street Fernley, NV 89408
FISH – Carson City, Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.138 E. Long Street Carson City, NV 89706
Dayton Food Pantry, Monday-Friday 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.4 Enterprise Way Dayton, NV 89403
Lovelock Community Food Pantry, Monday and Thursday before 3:30 p.m.660 Cornell Lovelock, NV 89419
Winnemucca Food Pantry Call prior to dropping off product 775-625-2223150 S. Bridge Street Winnemucca, NV 89445
High Sierra Family Services Monday—Friday 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.315 Main St. Loyalton, CA 96118