Hunger Heroes

Home Delivery Program Reaches 10,000th Delivery

April 18, 12:33 pm

In April 2022, we made our 10,000th delivery of groceries through our Home Delivery program! Established in March 2020, the Home Delivery program was created in direct response to the…

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Volunteer Awards 2022

April 18, 12:33 pm

On June 5th, we held a small volunteer recognition program at the Army Navy Country Club to celebrate the dedication of our many volunteers and handed out our Volunteer of…

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AFAC Gleaning at Local Farmers’ Markets in 2022

April 18, 12:33 pm

We are excited to pick up donations from Farmers’ Markets once again! During the peak farmers’ market season, AFAC sends volunteers to glean or collect produce donations from vendors at…

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Successful Food Drive at Arlington Little League’s Opening Day!

April 18, 12:33 pm

On Sunday, April 3, Arlington Little League teams gathered at Barcroft Park for their Opening Day, their first since 2019 because of the pandemic. Teams of all levels were encouraged…

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AFAC Reopens Food Distribution at The Springs and Tuesday Evenings at Nelson

April 18, 12:33 pm

AFAC is partnering with the Arlington Partnership for Affordable Housing (APAH) to reopen a food distribution center at The Springs apartment complex on Wednesday afternoons, starting April 6. Residents at…

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Volunteer Couples & Valentine’s Day

April 18, 12:33 pm

The secret to long-lasting relationships is finding activities that you both enjoy! On Valentine’s Day, we’re highlighting some couples who volunteer at AFAC on a regular basis. We’re grateful for…

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AFAC Voted Favorite Local Nonprofit

April 18, 12:33 pm

AFAC was voted “Favorite Local Nonprofit” in the Spring 2021 Arlies Community Awards by readers of ARLNow! We are truly honored. Thank you to everyone who voted and for helping…

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Exceptional Volunteers Serving in 2020!

April 18, 12:33 pm

We are extremely grateful for all of our volunteers who continue to help us serve all of our families in need. We would like to take this moment to recognize…

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Trudy Ensign’s 100th Birthday Celebration

April 18, 12:33 pm

Earlier this month, Mrs. Gertrude “Trudy” Carley Brown Ensign celebrated her 100th birthday with the Clarendon United Methodist Church, where she has been a member for 70 years. As part…

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