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Stuff the Cruiser Food Drive

Wal-Mart Thanksgiving Food Drive

We would like to thank Wal-Mart for supporting the Food Bank during the Thanksgiving Holiday.

Business of the Month

The Moultrie-Colquitt County Chamber of Commerce recently named the Colquitt County Food Bank as its July Business of the Month. Located at 309 Third St. S.E., the Food Bank assists an average of 250 families each month. Board members and

Letter Carriers’ Food Drive – Success!

  The 2015 Letter Carriers’ Food Drive was a huge success.  The Food Bank would like to thank all those who made donations as well as all the Postal workers!  

Letter Carriers’ Food Drive

Saturday May 9th, 2015, the USPS letter carriers will be collecting can goods for the Colquitt Food Bank.

Easter Food Distribution

April 1st. & 2nd. at the Colquitt Food Bank Sign up at the Department of Family & Children Services 449 N. Main St. 229-217-4226 Accepting applications until March 1st. The food bank is seeking youth volunteers to help bag items

Save-a-Lot Food Drive

Save-a-Lot owner Al Solanki held a food drive November and December and collected nearly 1,000 holiday care packages.  He said last year, 2013 which was their first drive, they were able to donate 400 meals to the food bank. In

Preparation for Holiday Food Baskets

Tuesday volunteers began packaging holiday food baskets.   Over 700 baskets are ready!  Many thanks to all the volunteers.

Spreading Christmas cheer

Children from Ms. Corlis’ Little People preschool made a visit to The Colquitt Food Bank Thursday to sing for all the volunteers.  Pictured from left to right are:  John Davis Ashburn, Hoah Sims, Ava Katherine Harden, Bax Bowers, Willis Cait

Observer collects more than a ton of food

Andrew Christensen, director of the Colquitt County Food Bank, examines the food collected during The Moultrie Observer’s food drive last week. Carriers collected 360 bags of food on Nov. 20, and residents continued to bring donations by the newspaper’s office