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Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana

Organization: Food Bank/On-Site Pantry
Facility Type: Walk-in Resource
Status: Open

Address:
OLD -
1201 Sams Avenue
NEW -
700 Edwards Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70123

Region:Gulf
County/Parish:Orleans



Main/General Business Number: 504-734-1322
Main/General Business E-mail Address: (hidden)
Website: http://www.no-hunger.org/

Other Contacts:(hidden)
Make Checks Payable To: Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana
Hours: 7:30a-4p M-F

Mission: * 35 Million Americans are threatened by Hunger; 13 Million
are Children
* Minimum Wage is 30 percent lower in purchasing power than
it was, on average, in the 1970s
* 7% of poor people are able to purchase private health
insurance outside the workplace
* 40 Million men, women, and children are uninsured
* The maximum monthly food stamp benefit in 2004 for a
family of four is $471 or $1.31 per person per meal...
The average per-person monthly benefit is $84 or 93 cents
per meal. some households only receive the minimum benefit
of $10.
* A household may not participate in the Food Stamp
Program if it has more than $2,000 in savings or other
assets ($3,000 for households with elderly or disabled
members).
* Every $1 provided in federal WIC benefits to
pregnant women saves approximately $3 in Medicaid and
other health costs.


Areas Served: cadia, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, Evangeline, Iberia, Jefferson, Jefferson, Davis, Lafayette, LaFourche, Orleans, Plaquemines, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. John the Baptist, St. Landry, St. Martin, St. Mary, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Terrebonne, Verm



This organization provides Temporary or Permanent Service? Temporary

Notes:

http://no-hunger.org/News/DisasterResponse.aspx

Follow above link for Hurricane Isaac complete update
(LTel - 9/17/12)

Food supplies are critically low and Second Harvest Food Bank
has an immediate need for non-perishable items such as canned
fruits and vegetables, tuna, soups, stews, chili, beans, rice,
pasta, cereals, juices and shelf stable milk among other items.
Cleaning supplies such as bleach are also needed. Food and
cleaning supplies can be donated at either your neighborhood
Rouses Supermarkets or at our Elmwood warehouse located at
700 Edwards Avenue.

Info Source/Changes:

Created At: Mon Sep 08 23:48:55 -0700 2008
Updated At: Mon Sep 17 16:44:21 -0700 2012
Updated By: LTel


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Affiliation: America's Second Harvest Avail Show Edit
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