… through our network of 146 community partners operating more than 240 food assistance programs. In 2021, the Food Bank collected and distributed over 6.8 million pounds of food and other grocery products; the equivalent of over 5.7 million meals provided to those in need.
Uniting the Central Rappahannock Region in our commitment to fight hunger.
Replacing food scarcity with food security.
Respect & Diversity – We respect the inherent worth and dignity of every person and treat all with justice, equity and compassion. We honor the lives, concerns and stories of people in need and expect our partners to do the same. We accept one another and encourage diversity of thoughts and ideas, as well as ethnic, cultural and social diversity.
Stewardship & Accountability – We keep faith with the public trust through the efficient and compassionate use of resources entrusted to us and are mindful that our mission is accomplished through the generosity of others. We maintain and communicate accurate and timely information on hunger research, education, advocacy and service. We evaluate and account regularly for how resources are used to implement and achieve our mission.
Collaboration & Teamwork – We believe in the power of the community. We collaborate and build strong relationships, based on trust with and among those who share our vision of creating a hunger-free community. We value the role that Feeding America plays in our vision.
Service – We believe service is fundamental to creating a hunger-free community. We serve responsibly, with excellence and compassion, to meet the needs of those with whom we work, internally and externally.
Integrity – We act with honesty, trust and openness and deliver on commitments. We act within the spirit of agreements, contracts and the law. Our intentions and actions will be transparent and above reproach.
Advocacy – We recognize that often those we serve are among the marginalized. We pledge to help empower their voices, promote their dignity, and champion their cause. We communicate the realities of food insecurity and share the challenge in conquering them to promote community opportunities for helping fulfill our mission and vision.