It’s Official….

First Turkey 2013 and F'Burg Homeschool 2013-11-07 002The first donated turkey has arrived at the Fredericksburg Area Food Bank. Long time FAFB supporter Bob Albert stopped by today to kick of the Thanks for Giving season with a beautiful 12 pound turkey. Thanks for Giving so much and so often Bob, you truly are helping to create a hunger-free community.

Supper With Santa

When: Friday, December 7th
Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

The Kids Station is holding their 12th Annual Supper With Santa & Holiday Workshop on December 7th and invite you to join them.

Tickets will be on Sale November 7th through December 6th for $4.00 per person. No tickets will be sold at the door. All proceeds from this event will be donated to the Fredericksburg Area Food Bank. Kids Station asks that you make all checks payable to the Food Bank.

The Super with Santa includes pancakes, sausage & juice and Santa will be arriving at 5:15 PM.

For just a dollar each, you can make gifts for that special someone in Santa’s workshop from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Teachers will be here to help.

To download a copy of the flyer for this event click here.

For more information contact:

Dayna Klein
Major Gifts & Marketing Coordinator
(540) 371-7666 Ext. 131

Thank You Quaker Steak & Lube

Thank You Quaker Steak & LubeProceeds from the First Anniversary Party Sexy Ms. Santa competition were donated, along with over 30 pounds of food, to the Fredericksburg Area Food Bank to help feed the hungry this holiday season. Quaker Steak and Lube Assistant Manager Gina presented the cash donation envelope containing $215.00 to Dayna Klein from the Fredericksburg Area Food Bank to help provide over 800 meals to hungry people this holiday season.  Happy Anniversary Quaker Steak and Lube and thank you for all of your efforts on behalf of the hungry of our community.

2011 Holiday Food Drive

November 21 – December 23, 2011

Help the Fredericksburg Area Food Bank by donating some food this holiday season. Drop off food at Roberson’s Music. Support local businesses that are supporting our community. Sponsored by Roberson’s Music, Fredericksburg Parent and Family, and Social Help Online.

Drop Off Location:
Roberson’s Music, Inc.
1300 Jeff Davis Hwy
Fredericksburg, VA 22401

Willis-Falkenberg Eye Care Holiday Food Drive

November 28 – December 16, 2011
Monday through Friday 8:00am-4:00pm

All patients are invited to help Willis-Falkenberg Eye Care end hunger during the holiday season!

All donations will go to the Fredericksburg Area Food Bank.
Please drop off donations at:

Willis-Falkenberg Eye Care
10 Chatahm Heights Rd
Fredericksburg, VA 22405

1st Annual Toys For Tots & Food Drive

Olde Towne Cycle will be accepting donations of Toys and Non-perishable food items for Toys For Tots and the Fredericksburg Area Food Bank.

Toys For Tots

Help make some kids Holiday Season a little bit brighter. Please drop off only new-unwrapped toys at Olde Towne Cycle before December 15th.
All toys will be distributed as Christmas gifts to needy children in the community.
Let’s Help A Kid smile this Christmas!

Holiday Food Drive

Please help family’s in need. Drop off any can goods or non-perishable food at Olde Towne Cycle for this Christmas.
For every pound of food raised Olde Towne Cycle will give $1 to the area food bank. All food items will be dropped off on December 20, 2011.

Most Needed Items Wishlist
Cranberry Sauce, Instant Potatoes, Vegetables, Gravy, Sweet Potatoes, Salmon, Chicken, Peanut Butter, Dry Beans, Pinto, Red, Black, Navy, Kidney Beans, Pasta & Sauce, Mac & Cheese, Stuffing, Dry Cereal, Oatmeal, Pancake Mix, Crackers, Jelly, 100% Fruit or Vegetable Juice, Cooking Oil and Rice.

For more information contact:
Olde Towne Cycle
125 Falls Run Dr, Unit 107
Fredericksburg, VA 22406
(540) 424-2235

Holiday Stuff A Truck

Help A Neighbor In Need

From noon to 5pm the Fredericksburg Area Food Bank will have a truck stationed at different Wal-Mart locations over the next 5 Sunday’s.

On the dates and Wal-Mart locations listed below we encourage you to stop by and help us ‘Stuff A Truck’ for the holiday season:

Nov 20, 2011 – Southpoint Parkway Wal-Mart
Nov 27, 2011 – Village Parkway Wal-Mart (Stafford)
Dec 04, 2011 – Central Park Wal-Mart
Dec 11, 2011 – Ferry Farm Wal-Mart (Rt. 3)
Dec 18, 2011 – Garrisonville Road Wal-Mart

For more information regarding the Holiday Stuff A Truck event contact:
Major Gifts & Marketing Coordinator
Dayna Klien
(540) 371.7666 x 131

Holiday Open House

Liberty Tax Service is holding a food drive on Saturday, November 19 from 10am to 4pm

Join Liberty Tax Service for some refreshments and see their newly renovated office! Do some early holiday shopping with some great vendors! Giveaways and door prizes will be awarded and of course their very own mascot will be there for picture opportunities!

Liberty Tax Service
3801 Plank Rd
Next to BJ’s
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
(540) 548-8055