Tag Archives: Iowa

Christmas Day Meal 2017

MERRY CHRISTMAS 2017! What a wonderful Christmas day at Food at First. Thank you to the  150 total volunteers: 80 Christmas Day (Monday Dec 25 2017) volunteers + 70 prep-day volunteers (Saturday Dec 23, 2017) that made the Christmas Day … Continue reading

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The Free Market is moving!

The Free Market is moving this evening!  The new address is 116 Washington, which is a block and a half west and a half block south of our soon-to-be-former location.  (It’s just south of the empty gas station on Lincoln … 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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Wednesday Night Meals are moving!

The Ames Woman’s Club has been very generous to Food At First, allowing us to serve meals in their wonderful building on Wednesday nights.  However, we’ve always wanted to be able to provide meals at the same time and location … 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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The Evolution of Food At First

At this week’s Board meeting, Chris Martin was elected as the new Director of Food At First. I had asked the Board last month to find a new leader for the program, as I felt that the time had come … 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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