Central Illinois Food Bank http://tspr.org en Western IL Food Bank to Offer More Fresh Produce http://tspr.org/post/western-il-food-bank-offer-more-fresh-produce <p>In Western Illinois those who need assistance from food banks, will soon be able to get more fresh fruits and vegetables.</p><p>The Central Illinois Food bank, based in Springfield, distributes food to pantries across central and western Illinois including in Adams and Schuyler counties. Mon, 04 Mar 2013 21:16:55 +0000 Scott Stuntz 29848 at http://tspr.org Western IL Food Bank to Offer More Fresh Produce The Central Illinois Foodbank http://tspr.org/post/central-illinois-foodbank <p>Rich Egger&#39;s guest is Kaleigh Friend, Public Relations Manager for the Central Illinois Foodbank. The organization services 21 counties, including Schuyler, Cass, Morgan, Brown, Adams, and Pike.<br /><br />Friend said the foodbank provides 8.5 million lbs of food to communities per year. Some of that is delivered through mobile foodbanks.<br /><br />She said the Central Illinois Foodbank is seeing a new demographic of people requiring assistance.<br /> Fri, 20 Jul 2012 15:40:19 +0000 James Lenz 18591 at http://tspr.org The Central Illinois Foodbank