Archives: Programs

Food Farmacy

Thanks to an impactful grant from Sentara/Optima, Feeding SWVA has launched its Food Farmacy Program at the Community Solutions Center. The program, which is the first of its kind in Roanoke, is designed with the intention to provide fresh produce and other healthy food to referred clients who suffer from dietary-related illness. Each client will […]

Abingdon Harvest Home Community Kitchen

Located within the Abingdon Distribution Center, the kitchen provides home cooked meals to-go three days per week. Hours of operation are Tuesday through Thursday from 10am-1pm.

Mobile Produce Program

The Mobile Produce Program makes just-in-time deliveries to network food pantries in the Roanoke and New River Valleys. Many distribution partners are limited by insufficient cooler space, so this model ensures clients receive fresh produce alongside their shelf-stable items. The Mobile Produce Program is focused on providing fresh produce to partner programs with a just-in-time […]

Emergency Response and Disaster Relief Program

Emergency Response and Disaster Relief Program provides food and water during natural disasters and  in times of human tragedy, from the flood of 1985, to the Virginia Tech shootings in 2007, and most recently, the COVID-19 pandemic.