Category Archives: Special Events

Thanksgiving Meal 2013 !

Food at First is Partnering with First Christian Church for the 2013 Community Thanksgiving meal.  We have a couple of opportunities for you to volunteer.  Check out the Thanksgiving Meal page for more information. Food at First 2013 Thanksgiving flyer: … Continue reading

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Question: What Has 4,000 Ears, But Cannot Hear?

Answer: Chris Martin’s back yard, this upcoming Sunday!! If you’ve been around Food At First for a while, you know that each year, one of our extremely generous supporters gives us a massive amount of beautiful Iowa sweet corn!  Since … Continue reading

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Looking for an Adventure?

Hey Everyone!! The Great Ames Adventure Race is coming right up on September 9th. They are donating all proceeds from their annual event to Food at First this year! Please check out their website at http://www.greatamesadventurerace.org. This event will be … Continue reading

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Summer brings greater need at Food at First | Ames Tribune

Summer brings greater need at Food at First | Ames Tribune.

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Guess who is receiving the Governor’s Volunteer Award…….

That’s right, our own Tom Fenton, that’s who!!!! For those of you that are not aware or do not know (although if you have been involved with FAF in any way you have had to run into him) Tom, he … Continue reading

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Updates and New Happenings

Have you heard of Feed Iowa 1st? Well, if not, you need to read this article: http://www.amestrib.com/sections/news/ames-and-story-county/isu-student-walks-100-miles-raise-awareness-hunger.html Sonia is founder of Feed Iowa 1st and what she has started is a great program. In support and to raise awareness for … Continue reading

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The time is near!!! Time for our VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION MEAL!!!!!

It is getting close to that time……Saturday is the VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION PIZZA BAR!!!!!! We hope to see you all there!!! Click the link and sign up!!!! Make this an event to remember!!! ~~~~~~~THIS IS AN EVENT FOR YOUR SPOUSE/CHILDREN ALSO, … Continue reading

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