2017 Board Member of the Year, Pat Shultz

The 42 ladies at our Whimsy & Wine Paint Night on  March 22 had a great time painting while raising about $900 for BACM.

Our sincere appreciation to Barberton Community of Christ for donating $5,000 to the BACM Food Pantry.  Pastor Ruthellen Moore (right) presented the check to Executive Director, Dorothy Somerville and Board President Larry Okolish.

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!

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.

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.

BACM Day at City Barbeque raised $46. Thanks to all that attended. 

20th Annual Dinner & Silent Auction

Mark your calendar for Saturday, October 20 to support our biggest fundraiser of the year. In advance, you can become a Sponsor, donate an auction item, buy raffle tickets or advertise on our event placemat.
event page for complete details.

White Box Pizzeria Dining Fundraiser

We invite you to dine White Box Pizzeria in Wadsworth on Saturday, October 6 from 11AM-10PM. 25% of your bill will be donated to BACM. You must show this flier to the cashier, on paper or from your phone.  

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.

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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.

The 36th annual Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive on Saturday, May 12 brought in 144 bags of groceries.

2017 Volunteer of the Year, Mike Brown

Twelve participants donated $2,426.23 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.