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Strengthening Resiliency, A Crash Course in Wellness
The aim of this course is to become more resilient; to utilize the tools, practices and lifestyle behaviors which enhance health and wellness. The information you will receive has been shown to strengthen a person physically, mentally, emotionally, and even spiritually; and will help you become the best version of yourself!
The instructor for this course will be Dr. Michael Harris from Bingham Memorial Hospital.
DYW Contestants Donate Time and Service to Pantry
In January, young women competing in the Blackfoot Distinguished Young Women program donated over 300 lbs. of food and gave service to the Blackfoot Community Food Pantry.
Blackfoot 6th Grade Donates 151 Turkeys and over $15,000 to Pantry
The Blackfoot 6th Grade has been donating turkeys and raising funds for 29 years to help families at Christmas. Through classroom competitions, coins, lunch money, and donations from local businesses the school was able to raise over $19,000 to be used for Christmas food boxes and for other food supplies this year.
MVMS Students Donate $520 to Pantry
Students at Mountain View Middle School participated in a fundraiser in November to provide funds to help with the Christmas Food Boxes for those in need this holiday season. A big thanks goes to the student council that sponsored this fundraiser, and to all the students that sacrificed and donated!
CDT Leaders Host Thanksgiving Dinner
Community Dinner Table leaders, along with their families and friends, hosted the annual Thanksgiving Dinner for those wanting to share a holiday meal with old and new friends. 218 guests enjoyed a festive atmosphere, entertainment, and the anticipated turkey with all the fixens.
First Dinner of the 2023-2024 Season
The dinner season has started once again with meals being served each Tuesday night through the winter months. The meals are served at the Jason Lee Memorial United Methodist Church and the dinner was hosted by the Blackfoot LDS Northwest Stake. Dinner was provided for 175 guests.
2023 Tator Trot a Success!
The Blackfoot Rotary club partnered again this year with the Community Dinner Table (CDT), to host the 13th annual Tater Trot, held October 14th at Jensen’s Grove. It was a beautiful Fall Day and the 108 runners and walkers had a great time. $7,400 was brought in to support the Christmas Food Boxes and local service projects.
Community-wide Food Drives
Food drives where held across all areas of Blackfoot and parts of Bingham County on several days in September. These drives are the life-blood of the pantry and provide the food that is given to the hungry each week. Thanks to the great volunteers that helped and a great community that donated generously!
Corn Processing Day – 2023
This years version of what has become known as “The Day of the Corn” was held on September 16th. Richard Johnson donated 5,000 ears of corn, and hundreds of volunteers from the community helped process and package the kernels for coming dinners and pantry recipients.
Challenge Hunger 2023
Challenge Hunger 2023 generated a total donation of $18,800! This drive was sponsored by Bingham Ag Services with a full matching of donations by the Hall Foundation. A big thanks to these organizations and all those that donated.
CDT Serves 90,000th Meal
Tuesday, February 21st, Community Dinner Table celebrated serving their 90,000 meal since they began serving the weekly dinners in 2008. What a great milestone!