1 Feeding America network members serve this area:


State Statistical Brief: DE

Food insecurity rate 13.2 % Child food insecurity rate 18.4 % Population 899,769
Poverty rate 11.0 % Child poverty rate 16.3 % Unemployment rate 8.5 %

1. Food Bank of Delaware

Contact Information
Website: www.fbd.org
Street Address 14 Garfield Way
Newark, DE 19713
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Phone: 302.292.1305
Fax: 302.292.1309
Executive Director: Patricia Beebe, pbeebe@fbd.org
Media Contact: Kim Kostes (Community Relations Manager), KKostes@fbd.org
302.292.1305
Population Served
Number of counties served: 3 Total pounds of food distributed annually: 5,397,480
Types and numbers of services agencies distributing food
Emergency: 85 Soup Kitchen: 2 Shelter: 7 Residence: 1 Day Care: 5
Multi-service: 3 Senior: 74 Rehabilitation: 0 Youth Programs: 1 Other Programs: 2
Basic programs being run (i.e. CK, KC, produce, job training)
Production Kitchen, Fresh Produce, Back Pack, Job Training, Kids Cafes, Community Kitchen, Salvage, Purchase Program, TEFAP, CSFP, CACFP, SFSP, Other Service : Culinary Training School; Low-cost retail food Market that accepts EBT; Food Pantries in State Service Centers (food stamp offices); volunteer program; basic food banking, Mobile Pantry, Non Food Distribution, Nutrition Education, Eligibility Counseling, After School Snacks, Food Stamps, On-Site Agency Shopping