Category Archives: News & Media

Postal Workers ‘Stamp Out Hunger’

June 1, 2018

Daniel Beckham knows exactly why the annual “Stamp Out Hunger” food drive is so important to him. “I’ve seen so many families that have crises in their lives, and that could be any one of us in that situation someday,” he says. “That’s what I tell our letter carriers. This could be your bag of […]

You Provide Rural Children With Weekend Food

June 1, 2018

Brightly colored posters and crayon drawings dot the walls inside Blythe Elementary Principal Pamela Ward’s cozy office. Her voice fills with emotion as she tells stories of the families that struggle with hunger in their rural community of Blythe, GA. “In so many of these families, both parents are working but the money can’t stretch […]

The Master’s Table Soup Kitchen Open to Evacuees Starting Saturday

October 8, 2016

UPDATE 10/10/2016– The evening emergency meal for hurricane evacuees has been discontinued as refugees from Hurricane Matthew are able to return to their homes. Augusta, GA.,– Golden Harvest Food Bank’s soup kitchen, The Master’s Table, will be open from 4:00-6:00 p.m. to serve dinner for evacuees from Hurricane Matthew starting Saturday, October 8th . Representatives […]

VOLUNTEER T-SHIRTS

July 5, 2016

    They’re here!! The long awaited Golden Harvest Volunteer T-shirts have arrived and they are AWESOME. And just $10! Each shirt purchased gives back to our mission of feeding lives together by providing 20 meals to the hungry. Choose between 2 fab designs – Click here to purchase! To pick up your shirt: *Please save and […]

Volunteer T-Shirts

April 17, 2016

    They’re here!! The long awaited Golden Harvest Volunteer T-shirts have arrived and they are AWESOME. And just $10! Each shirt purchased gives back to our mission of feeding lives together by providing 20 meals to the hungry. Choose between 2 fab designs – Click here to purchase! To pick up your shirt: *Please save and […]

10 Best Foods to Donate to the Food Bank This Summer

March 22, 2016

As summertime approaches, your donations to the food bank mean more to local families facing hunger than ever. Food donations decline dramatically during the busy summer months- but you can help! Whether you are looking for a fun summer project for the kids or a simple way to make a difference this summer, shopping for […]

Soup Kitchen a Bridge to a Better Future

January 22, 2016

Golden Harvest client and volunteer Julissa sums up her sense about life in one simple phrase. “When it comes to people, there’s more than meets the eye,” she says; “That’s why you’ve got to help. You never know what someone is going through.” This is certainly true of Julissa, or Juju for short, who moved […]

Food Pantry Director Finds Support During Battle With Cancer

January 22, 2016

When Christy Cunningham took the job as Food Pantry Director at the Downtown Cooperative Church Ministry, a Golden Harvest partner agency, she wanted to give back. She never expected to receive so much in return. Welcome Support “As a breast cancer survivor, I just wanted to give back after what I’ve been through,” Christy explains. […]

From Travis’ Desk: Feeding Lives and Hearts in 2015

January 22, 2016

One of the hallmarks of our life in the United States of America is how we pull together during times of crisis. I have seen it time and time again. We rush to aid victims of natural disaster, like the recent flooding experienced by our South Carolina neighbors. We offer comfort in times of heartbreak, […]