Your support of the Greater Cleveland Food Bank makes a difference in the lives of so many Northeast Ohioans struggling to make ends meet. Below are some of the stories of your neighbors helped by your generosity.
Giving and Receiving Help, and Hope
A lifesaving surgery left her on disability and unable to hold a regular job.
Easing the Transition for Bhakta and Kousila
With your support, this family is making the transition to life in Cleveland.
Helping Cynthia's Family Celebrate Thanksgiving
Celebrating the holidays is tough when you don’t know where your next meal might come from.
Keeping the Lights On and Food on the Table
Making sure his family is fed is Dominic’s number-one priority.
Jean is the Definition of a Resilient Woman
Despite her hard work and efforts, Jean still often has to choose between food and other necessities.
Tackling Cancer and Having Something Healthy
But, Danny smiles despite his hardship. “Being sick beats the alternative,” he says with a grin.
Above All, They Love the Food
When Dr. Wendy Sprinkle hears the second-graders chattering excitedly, she knows it’s her cue.
Bringing Families Hope by the Truckload
When the School Market program rolls around, Sherell feels a tremendous sense of relief.
It's Good to Know that Somebody Does Care
The visits from All Faiths Pantry give Karen help and hope.
Your Support Helps Ease Worries
Mary and Debbie each face unique challenges, but your support helps immensely.
Your Support Provides Needed After-School Meals
With full bellies, these kids know hunger won’t be interrupting this study session.
Thanks to You, Students Can Follow Their Dreams
The students at Central Middle School have after-school meals through the Kid's Café program.
Kids have full bellies, thanks to you.
You can feel the energy and excitement inside Global Ambassadors Language Academy.
You're Helping Seniors get Needed Nutrients
Medication costs coupled with expensive foods can quickly eat up grocery budgets, especially for seniors.
Amidst Hardship, Friends Feel Supported
Loretta recently lost her husband and Barbara is a retired veteran. Both are struggling to make ends meet
Meet Cornelious, a Food Bank Truck Driver
Cornelious loves his job because he knows he has the opportunity to help people in need, thanks to you.
For Frank's Family, it was Either Food or Bills
"In the winter, the landscaping jobs go down and it was either food or bills."
A Long Life, Thanks to Eating Healthfully
Ruth is 93 years old. She attributes her longevity to eating healthy food.
Families Feel Comforted, Thanks to Your Support
Corinne makes sure her children eat first, and that can mean skipping a meal.
Your Kindness is Vital for Seniors
“And now, something good happened. We appreciate that some people gave for other people.”
You're Easing the Burden on Hardworking Families
Making ends meet can be hard, but thanks to your support, Tabitha can feed her kids.