Six Board Members, Executive Director, Office Manager & families assisted with Operation Orange, a 24-hour volunteer event of the Akron Canton Regional Food Bank by sorting & bagging tons of potatoes & onions on September 8.
The 42 ladies at our Whimsy & Wine Paint Night on March 22 had a great time painting while raising about $900 for BACM.
We made $47 from BACM Night at City Barbeque. Thank you to City Barbeque & diners for your support.
2018 Dining Fundraisers
Thank you to everyone that dined at the Wadsworth Bob Evans on BACM fundraising days this summer. We received donations of 15% of your bill, totaling $395.60.
Barberton is the winner of the annual Football Food Fight by collecting 1,900 canned foods against Norton on August 24. A total of 2,184 items were donated along with $172. Thank you to everyone that gave.
2017 Volunteer of the Year, Mike Brown
The 36th annual Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive on Saturday, May 12 brought in 144 bags of groceries.
St Augustine's Church donated an amazing $10,202.81 from their Lenten Almsgiving Collection. Thank you so much to Fr. David Majikas & parishioners of St Augustine for their generosity!
Wayside Furniture's After Thanksgiving Giving event raised $6,650! Thanks to donors gifts of $3,675; matched up to $100/person from Wayside totaling $3,175. Thank you to all.
From Jan-March, we collected an astounding 464 "Bags of Love"! The grocery bags full of toiletries were handed out along with food at the pantry. Thank you to all that donated.
2017 Board Member of the Year, Pat Shultz
Twelve participants donated $2,477.40 to our Birdies for BACM fundraiser. George Shultz won the $50 Olive Garden gift card for guessing the number of birdies shot during the Bridgestone Invitational from Aug 2-5.
Our Food With Flair fundraiser on April 25 was a huge success! Thanks to over 70 guests, 5 food vendors, 5+ raffle donors & a dozen volunteers raising over $2,200 for the Food Pantry.