Selma Area Food Bank

Tons of Food Handed Out at Drive-Thru Food Giveaway in Selma

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Hundreds of people turn out at the Selma Area Food Bank for a drive-thru food giveaway Thursday morning in Selma. A line of cars started forming at the food bank early — and eventually stretched several blocks. Executive Director Jeff Harrison says the need for food — seems to grow each week. People who came…

Selma Area Food Bank Moves Into Bigger, Better Facility

From the West Alabama Newsroom– The Selma Area Food Bank opens a new chapter — in its 27 year history of fighting against hunger in west Alabama. The food bank now has a new — bigger — better home. Executive Director Jeff Harrison says the new 17,000 square foot facility — is more than twice as big as the old…

Fundraising Effort Underway for Selma Area Food Bank

From the West Alabama Newsroom– A fund raising campaign is underway to help a Selma non-profit that’s on a mission to stamp out hunger. The Selma Area Food Bank supplies food to about 65 different agencies that distribute food to people in need. Non-profit group, Woodmen Life is raising funds to help the food bank fight hunger. The food bank…

Charitable Donations Help Some Save on Taxes

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Its a busy time of year for some area charities as taxpayers who are looking to save money on their taxes rush to make donations. Tax professionals say giving to charity is a good way for tax payers to save on their taxes. Officials at the Selma Area Food Bank say donations are looking up….