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Thanks to all 100 donors that joined in BACM Bingo on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at Norton Community Center. Together, we raised $2,561.50!

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Change Jars

Thanks to all of the businesses that display change jars on behalf of BACM:

Barberton Local Tees
Coburn's Quilting
Enchanted Cafe
Erin's Studio Hair & Nail
Ignite Brewing Company
Leach's Meats & Sweets
The Medicine Shoppe
Remarkable Diner

Thank you for raising
$925.19 during 2019!

All of our fall events have been cancelled, but families still need our help. We encourage you to make a monetary donation.  Flier

Thank you to our golf fans for pledging support of BACM in connection with the Bridgestone Senior Players tournament July 10-14, 2019 raising $9,233! Congrats to Robert & Rae Leonard for the best guess on the number of birdies shot during the tournament.

We are super sad to cancel our Annual Dinner & Silent Auction too.  ​We hope to make it bigger & better next year.

Unfortunately, COVID has ruined everything. Our annual Volunteer Banquet has been cancelled. However, we do still truly appreciate all of our volunteers! Thank you!

Upcoming Events

We raised over $1,600 selling 50/50 drawing tickets & direct donations during the Barberton Speedway to support flood victims in 2019.

Our 2018 Volunteers were honored at the Volunteer Recognition Banquet on April 10 at Diamond Match Party Center. Congratulations to BACM Board Member of the Year, Ralph Dowling and Volunteer of the Year, John Hunka. The new Martha Jamison Award was given to Carl Douglas for his 207.5 hours of service to BACM.

Our thanks to St Augustine Church & their congregation for donating an amazing $9,518.42 during their 2019 Alms Giving collection!

Our first BACM Bingo fundraiser on July 30, 2019 was a success! The sold out crowd of 104 guests raised over $3,500 for the food pantry.

Sadly, our annual Food With Flair fundraiser has been cancelled this year due to COVID. 

Thanks to the community for donating a record-breaking number of Bags of Love -- totaling 621! Each bag contained toilet paper, laundry soap, hand soap, toothpaste, toothbrushes & all-purpose cleaner. Bags were given to clients during February & March when visiting the pantry.

Thanks to our loyal vendors, donors & guests, our 2019 Food With Flair fundraiser raised $3,082 for BACM! 

Much appreciation to the 2019 golfers, supporters, and sponsors for contributing $8,500 to BACM from the annual golf outing!

The Acme Fresh Market  Community Cash Back Program raised $1,692.43 in 2019. Thanks to everyone that dropped off receipts & to ACME for this opportunity. 

Marco's Pizza in Norton has a special offer for BACM. The community can donate $5 to Marco's & they will give a large one topping pizza to BACM. Flier

BACM Days at Applebee's raised $336.69 in March & July 2019. Thank you for your dining with us!

Food For Thought Newsletter

Thanks to Beef 'O' Bradys for hosting BACM Days on April 22-24, 2019 we raised $52.25.

Thanks to all who attended the BACM Open House on Sept 25, 2019. The community had the opportunity to visit the pantry, learn about programs & volunteer opportunities.

Because of loyal sponsors, auction donors, place- mat advertisers, diners, auction shoppers, and volunteers -- we raised $15,546 at the 21st Annual Dinner & Silent Auction in 2019!

Norton vs. Barberton Food Fight held Fri,
​Aug 30, 2019 at Norton Stadium collected over 10,000 items! Barberton wins the annual trophy with 5,993 items vs. Norton's 4,487! Thanks to all!

Our thanks to Painting With A Twist for hosting a Make & Take Paint Party on Nov 20, 2019. Thanks to our 21 guests for helping raise $315 for the food pantry!

Thank you to everyone that donated to Wayside Furniture's Annual After Thanksgiving Giving Event in 2019. Together we raised $4,450!