Helena Food Share In The News

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Eat Well & Share: As fall approaches, make the most of summer's garden produce, by Sally Beck
Sept 1, 2021 – (Helena IR): With fall suddenly in the air, it’s time to start wrapping up some of the garden and/or farmers market produce and to make the best of things that need to be harvested right away. Read more.
Kid Packs help Helena students facing hunger
August 26, 2021 – (KTVH): As students, families and teachers gear up to head back to school around the Helena area, Helena Food Share is gearing up to help make sure no child goes hungry. And just like in years past, they will be doing that with Kid Packs. Read more.
Symphony Under the Stars brings in more than 18,000 pounds of food for Helena Food Share
July 19, 2021 – (KTVH): Symphony Under the Stars isn’t just about good music, it also does good for the Helena community. The annual event generates thousands of pounds of canned food for Helena Food Share. Read more.
Eat Well & Share: Fresh produce is upon us at last, by Sally Beck
July 7, 2021 – (Helena IR): From gardens to garden parties, the season of fresh produce is upon us at last. With the hot days of summer finally here, I like to move my weekly meal prep time to the early morning while the temperature is still cool enough to comfortably cook a few things that can be enjoyed as a chilled entrée later. Read more.
Eat Well & Share: Potato salad is the perfect way to kick off summer by Sally Beck
June 2, 2021 – (HelenaIR): As we head into our outdoor seasonal activities, such as gardening with our new compost and returning to being able to outdoor dining (with friends, no less! Yay!). I felt that some variations on potato salad just might be the perfect way to kick off the summer months. Read more.
Helena Food Share Lewis Street pantry location reopens to choice shopping
June 1, 2021 – (KTVH): After more than a year, the doors of the Helena Food Share’s Lewis Street pantry are open to customers again. COVID-19 forced Helena Food Share to stop customer choice shopping at the Lewis Street and East Helena pantry locations. Choice shopping was replaced with a grab-and-go, pre-packed grocery option people could pick up at the pantry. Read more.
Helena Food Share to Reopen to Customer Traffic
May 27, 2021 – (Helena Independent Record): Helena Food Share will reopen its doors for customer traffic Tuesday, after being closed to shoppers for nearly a year due to concerns about COVID-19. Read more.
Top Gun Auto Body donates $5,000 to Helena Food Share
May 18, 2021 – (KTVH): Helena Food Share met with Top Gun Auto Body to receive a $5,000 donation. The food share says they are feeding about 250 households every week and this donation will make a significant impact. Read more.
Eat Well & Share: Spring brings breakfast ideas by Sally Beck
May 5, 2021 – (HelenaIR): With spring comes longer daylight hours in our weekends which inspire thoughts of gardening, of garden parties, of Sunday brunch with friends, and of simply having more time to enjoy life. Read more.
Carroll College students prep Helena Food Share garden
March 31, 2021 – (KTVH):Both Quinn and Dane spent a good chunk of their Wednesday evening digging and raking dirt at the Helena Food Share Garden. Quinn and Dane are part of Carroll College’s Gardening and Community Health class, led by Professor Gerald Schafer. Read more.
Kids Hunger Coalition Op-Ed: Eliminating Childhood Hunger in Lewis and Clark County
March 17, 2021 – (Helena Independent Record): There are many ways to describe a community – landscape, economic drivers, educational, cultural, and outdoor opportunities, and its citizens’ health and well-being. The Kids Hunger Coalition are Helena-area professionals who believe our children’s health and access to nutritious food are paramount to our collective well-being. Read more.
Helena area organizations join forces to support veterans during the pandemic
Feb 26, 2021 – (KTVH): Click Here
Kid Packs program addresses food insecurity in Helena area
Feb 19, 2021 – (KTVH): Click Here
Helena Food Share Sees Rise in Families Needing Help During the Pandemic
Feb 4, 2021 – (KTVH): Click Here
AmeriCorps Volunteers Arrive in Montana as Part of Nationwide COVID Response
Jan 30, 2021 – (KTVH): Click Here
Helena Food Share Sees Increased Need in 2020
Jan 8, 2021 – (Helena Independent Record): Click Here
Helena Food Share Distributes Hundreds of Thanksgiving Meals
Nov 23, 2020 – (KTVH): Click Here
Op-Ed: Rising to the Challenge
Nov 15, 2020 – (Helena Independent Record): Click Here
Helena Food Share Distributing Holiday Meals to 2500 Families
Nov 21, 2020 – (Helena Independent Record): Click Here
MTN challenges community to match $12,000 donation to Helena Food Share
May 29, 2020 – (KTVH): Click Here
Helena Food Share participating in Farmers to Families Food Box Program
May 25, 2020 – (KURL-8): Click Here 
Farmers to Families: Helena Food Share distributes 18K pounds of produce in first week of new program
May 26, 2020 – (Helena Independent Record): Click Here
Helena Food Share begins Farmers to Families Food Box Program
May 24, 2020 – (KTVH): Click Here
Photographer gives back to Helena Food Share through artistic talent
May 11, 2020 – (KTVH): Click Here
Photographer gives back to Helena Food Share through artistic talent
April 30, 2020 – (KTVH): Click Here
Beargrass Trading Company hosts online auction for Helena Food Share
April 17, 2020 – (KTVH): Click Here
Downtown businesses auctioning wares to benefit Helena Food Share
April 16, 2020 – (Helena Independent Record): Click Here
Troop 214 donates to the Helena Food Share with 'flagged houses'
April 16, 2020 – (KTVH): Click Here
Helena Food Share temporarily closing East Helena pantry
April 13, 2020 – (KTVH): Click Here
Helena Food Share has a waiting list for volunteers
April 8, 2020 – (KTVH): Click Here
Helena Food Share receiving hogs from Elk Creek Colony
April 3, 2020 – (KTVH): Click Here
Montana Food Banks Seek Donations As Demand Spikes Due To Coronavirus
March 20, 2020 – (Montana Public Radio): Click Here
Helena Food Share encourages those affected by COVID-19 closures to reach out if they face hunger
March 17, 2020 – (KTVH): Click Here 
Feature photo: From Doorsteps to Kid Packs for the Helena Food Share
March 4, 2020 – (Helena Independent Record): Click Here
Helena Food Share prepares for Doorsteps to Kid Packs Food Drive
February 28, 2020 – (KTVH): Click Here 
Helena Food Share distributes hundreds of holiday meals
December 20, 2019 – (KTVH): Click Here
Chili Cook-off Benefits Helena Food Share
September 30, 2019 – (KTVH): Click Here
Helena Food Share kicks off Kid Pack fundraising campaign
September 11, 2019 – (KTVH): Click Here
Helena Food Share launches Kid Pack Challenge Fundraiser
September 11, 2019 – (Helena Independent Record): Click Here
Helena Food Share Extending Services to Community
September 9, 2019 – Click Here
Helena Food Share Launches Kid Pack Challenge, Seeks Donations to Help Fund Annual Kid Pack Program
September 9, 2019 – Click Here
Helena Food Share Announces New Hours Beginning September 1, 2019
September 2, 2019 – Click Here

Stampede Out Hunger Food Drive for Helena Food Share

Helena’s Symphony Under the Stars collects cans for Food Share

Food Share fights food waste and hunger in Helena

Helena Food Share thanks community with Summer Lot Party

St. Peter’s Health and HFS team up to bring fresh produce to the pantry

State agency holds food drive to benefit Helena Food Share

Shutdown assistance available through Helena Food Share

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