Lowcountry Food Bank Blog

2023 Annual Impact Report: Letter from the President & CEO

2023 Annual Impact Report: Letter from the President & CEO

Now in our 41st year of operations, I am excited for the future we share! We realized a record-setting 2023 with the distribution of 42.8 million pounds of food, of which 18 million pounds was fresh produce, which translates to 33 million meals for the neighbors we...

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Free Summer Meals For Kids and Teens

Free Summer Meals For Kids and Teens

Lowcountry Food Bank is participating in the Summer Food Service Program in 2024 to provide free, nutritious meals to Lowcountry kids throughout the summer. Kids 18 and under are eligible to access no-cost summer meals from any of the summer meal sites listed...

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The Link Between Food Insecurity and Health

The Link Between Food Insecurity and Health

We know that consistent access to nutritious food fuels healthy bodies and minds, and that when people don’t have enough food or choose inexpensive foods with low nutritional value, it can seriously impact their physical and mental health. However, food is only one...

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The Link Between Food Insecurity and Employment

The Link Between Food Insecurity and Employment

Many aspects of employment, including the working environment and access to benefits, can affect the health of workers and their families, and it’s not difficult to draw a line from employment to food security. Simply being employed, though, does not guarantee...

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2023 Food Distributions Leading Up to Thanksgiving

2023 Food Distributions Leading Up to Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving can be such a wonderful time, but if you face food insecurity, the holidays can be incredibly stressful. We understand that some Lowcountry neighbors may need assistance obtaining a full meal for themselves and their families. For neighbors who live...

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Lowcountry Food Bank Quietly Celebrates 40th Anniversary

Lowcountry Food Bank Quietly Celebrates 40th Anniversary

Local Non-Profit Hosts Two Unique Annual Fundraisers, Walk To Fight Hunger On Tap By Jeff Walker, Lowcountry Food Bank Volunteer/Contributing Writer With little fanfare, Lowcountry Food Bank (LCFB) is celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2023. LCFB is a nonprofit...

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