939 Norton Avenue, Barberton, Ohio 44203    (330) 745-3693

Recently, the Akron Beacon Journal published an article by Bob Dyer about the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank that was very one-sided and negative. As executive director, I submitted a letter to the editor in response, but unfortunately, it was not published in full. I am posting my full response 

Bags of Love

​BACM will be accepting Bags of Love beginning in January 2018. A complete list of items and more program information can be found here.

BACM will once again be collecting receipts for the Community Cash Back Program. 

here for clarification. Please feel free to contact me at (330) 745-3693 if you have any questions about the Foodbank or BACM's relationship with them. Click here to read my response.

Executive Director, Margaret Palisin

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Purchase ACME store brands at your local ACME Fresh Market between August 10 and December 30, 2017 and drop off or mail your receipts to BACM to redeem. Receipts can be turned in until Wednesday, January 31, 2018.

BACM's Annual Dinner and silent auction raised more than $9,000.00 this year! We are so grateful to all the sponsors, donors, volunteers and attendees who made it happen. Special thanks to Johnson UMC for hosting us and Leach's Catering for the amazing food!

of up to $100 per donor will be accepted as long as each check is signed by a different person. Checks can be made out to BACM with Wayside in the memo and turned in to BACM by Wednesday, November 22. PLEASE NOTE: Checks will be held by BACM until 11/24 and turned in to Wayside for verification. Checks will be returned to BACM for deposit in mid- to late-December.

BACM is collecting donations for the annual matching gift program from Wayside Furniture in Akron. Donations