DAVENPORT, IOWA (March 7, 2019) — During the month of February, Quad City area businesses and organizations collected funds and food for River Bend Foodbank. This year, the Community Hunger Drive engaged 56 businesses. They held a variety of activities throughout the month, including cake-contests, bake-sales, change-wars, and chili cook-offs, to engage their employees in raising donations for River Bend Foodbank.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (March 6, 2019) —

WHAT: River Bend Foodbank’s Community Hunger Drive Awards Reception

WHERE: Holiday Inn & Suites/The J Bar 2 nd Floor Ballroom, 4215 Elmore Avenue, Davenport, IA 52807

WHEN: Thursday, March 7 at 11:45AM, with lunch at 12PM. Program begins at 12:30PM.

WHY: Please join us as we announce the results of this year’s campaign and recognize businesses within our community who have participated in this year’s campaign.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (February 13, 2019) — Entrepreneur, former venture capitalist, founder, and CEO of Happier Inc, and author of Happier Now: How to Stop Chasing Perfection and Embrace Everyday Moments, Nataly Kogan will keynote River Bend Foodbank’s inaugural Women Fighting Hunger event, Thursday, March 28, 2019, 5:30-8:30PM, at Rhythm City Casino, Davenport.

Thank you to all who attended our press conference today (and braved the cold temps!).

Your continued support of our mission is very much appreciated.

If you have any questions, please contact Nancy Renkes at nrenkes@riverbendfoodbank.org.

Thanks so much.

Jennifer Schroder

Marketing Specialist

4010 Kimmel Drive

Davenport, Iowa 52802

WHAT: The announcement of meals distributed in 2018.

WHERE: River Bend Foodbank Warehouse, 4010 Kimmel Drive, Davenport, IA

WHEN: Friday, January 25 at 11:00AM

Nataly Kogan to give keynote address

With a goal of raising awareness and funds to end childhood hunger in our community, River Bend Foodbank will host its inaugural Women Fighting Hunger Event, Thursday, March 28, 2019, 5:30 p.m., at Rhythm City Casino, Davenport. The cost to attend the event is $45 for individuals, or $400 for an advance table of 10. All proceeds will support programming and initiatives that feed hungry children.

River Bend Foodbank has the following events occurring:

Feeding America® Network Food Banks across the Country Promote Hunger Action Month

DAVENPORT, IOWA– During the month of February, Quad City area businesses and organizations
collected funds and food for River Bend Foodbank. This year, the Community Hunger Drive engaged
51 businesses. They held a variety of activities throughout the month, including cake contests, bake
sales, change wars, and chili cook-offs, to engage their employees in raising donations for River Bend
Foodbank.

Due to expected inclement weather conditions, the February 7th food distribution, which was scheduled to be held at River Bend Foodbank (4010 Kimmel Drive, Davenport), is being cancelled. We regret that the distribution will not take place, however, the safety of our guests, volunteers, and staff is always our first consideration. Weather permitting, the next distribution at River Bend Foodbank will take place on March 7th

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