The Bigfork Food Bank
Neighbors helping neighbors – The Bigfork Food Bank has served the Bigfork Community for 25 years.
Our awesome volunteer staff!
An amazing team of volunteers runs our facility. Are you interested in helping? Stop by during our office hours or call (406) 837-0360 or (406) 250-4546.
Bigfork is the only food bank in the state that provides wood for clients. All wood and labor are donated.
Who supports us?
In operation since 1983, the Bigfork Food Bank distributed both donated and purchased food to more than 190 families in the Bigfork area. As a nonprofit, tax exempt, all volunteer organization, its goal is to provide basic nutritional support to those in need. Families who’s average income falls below 150% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines are eligible for food bank assistance. The food bank is supported entirely by community donations; it receives no finding from government agencies or united way.
The Bigfork Food Bank depends on volunteers and community donations.There is no funding from state or local governments.
100% Community Funded
The Bigfork Food Bank has no paid staff positions. 100% of all donations go directly to the operations and distribution of food.
The Bigfork Food Bank distributed nearly 44 tons of food to Bigfork area clients in 2017.
The Bigfork Food Bank has served 190 households on average per month.
Volunteers donate approximately 5000 hours of labor annually.