Foothills Food Bank puts people first, earns gold certification

Jul 20, 2020
Success Stories


Welcome to the Foothills Food Bank page of Prescott Community Cupboard Food Bank! We are thrilled to share with you our commitment to putting people first and our recent accomplishment of earning a gold certification for our efforts. As a leading philanthropy organization in the Community and Society category, our mission is to make a positive impact on the lives of individuals and families in need. Join us in exploring the details of our dedicated initiatives and the transformative work we do.

Our Mission

At Foothills Food Bank, our mission is simple yet profound: to provide food and support services to individuals and families in our community who are facing hardships. We believe that no one should have to go hungry, and through our programs and partnerships, we strive to improve the lives of those who rely on our assistance.

Our Approach

Our approach is centered around fostering a sense of community and dignity while addressing the immediate and long-term needs of our clients. We understand that food insecurity extends beyond hunger and can impact various aspects of a person's life. Therefore, we offer not only nutritious food but also comprehensive support services to empower individuals to regain stability and build a better future.

Gold Certification

We are proud to announce that Foothills Food Bank has been awarded a prestigious gold certification for our commitment to excellence and impactful community work. This recognition is a testament to our dedicated staff, volunteers, donors, and supporters who contribute to our success. Achieving the gold certification demonstrates our adherence to the highest standards of transparency, effectiveness, and efficiency, along with the positive outcomes we generate for those we serve.

Initiatives and Programs

Through various initiatives and programs, Foothills Food Bank tackles food insecurity from multiple angles, ensuring the well-being of our community members. Some of our key efforts include:

1. Food Distribution

We operate a well-organized and efficient food distribution system that ensures individuals and families have access to quality and nutritious food. Our partnerships with local farms, businesses, and community members allow us to secure a diverse range of food items, catering to different dietary needs.

2. Mobile Food Pantry

Recognizing the challenges faced by those in remote areas or with limited transportation options, we operate a Mobile Food Pantry. This initiative brings food directly to underserved neighborhoods, reaching individuals who may otherwise struggle to access our main location.

3. Nutrition Education

We believe that education is key to breaking the cycle of food insecurity. Our nutrition education programs empower individuals with the knowledge and skills to make healthier choices, even with limited resources. Workshops, cooking classes, and resource materials provide valuable guidance on budgeting, meal planning, and optimal nutrition.

4. Emergency Assistance

During times of crisis or unforeseen emergencies, Foothills Food Bank is dedicated to providing immediate assistance to those affected. Our emergency support programs help bridge the gap and ensure that individuals and families have access to essential resources, including food, shelter, and other vital needs.

Volunteer Opportunities

We greatly appreciate the support of our dedicated volunteers who contribute their time, skills, and compassion to our cause. Joining our team offers a unique opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others and build meaningful connections within the community. Whether you can assist with food distribution, administrative tasks, or fundraising events, every effort counts and helps us expand our reach.

Get Involved

If you are passionate about addressing food insecurity and supporting our community, consider getting involved with Foothills Food Bank. You can make a difference through various means:


Your financial contributions allow us to sustain our programs and expand our reach. Every donation, regardless of size, has a direct and lasting impact on the individuals and families we serve. Visit our donation page to learn about different ways you can contribute and support our cause.

Spread the Word

Help us raise awareness about the challenges faced by those experiencing food insecurity. Follow us on social media, share our posts, and engage with our content. Together, we can amplify our message and inspire others to take action.

Partner with Us

We value collaborations and partnerships that align with our mission and expand our capacity to serve the community. If you represent an organization, business, or foundation interested in joining forces, please reach out to us. Together, we can create a greater impact and improve the lives of those in need.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, would like to learn more about our programs, or are interested in becoming a volunteer or donor, please don't hesitate to contact us. Our dedicated team is ready to assist you and provide any information you may need. Your support is invaluable in helping us make a difference in the lives of individuals and families within our community.

Thank you for visiting the Foothills Food Bank page of Prescott Community Cupboard Food Bank. Together, we can combat food insecurity and create a brighter future for everyone.

Dennys Simmons
The gold certification signifies the outstanding accomplishment of Foothills Food Bank. Keep up the incredible work!
Oct 9, 2023
Wim Stocks
Congratulations on earning the gold certification! Your commitment to prioritizing people's needs is truly commendable.
Aug 23, 2023
Sean Gordon
I appreciate the focus on putting people first. It's heartwarming to see organizations dedicated to serving the community.
Aug 12, 2023
Gregory Watts
Well done on achieving the gold certification! It reflects the high standards and dedication of Foothills Food Bank.
Apr 3, 2023
Toni Akiki
The gold certification underscores Foothills Food Bank's commitment to excellence in serving the community. Well-deserved recognition!
Feb 1, 2023
Sharath Acharya
It's inspiring to see Foothills Food Bank prioritizing people's needs and receiving recognition through the gold certification.
Apr 29, 2022
W Culbert
Foothills Food Bank's gold certification is a testament to their unwavering dedication to prioritizing people's needs. Great achievement!
Dec 30, 2021
Vanessa Stark
The gold certification highlights the exceptional efforts of Foothills Food Bank in serving the community. Kudos to the entire team!
Jul 21, 2021
Vj Jones
The dedication to putting people first is evident in Foothills Food Bank's gold certification. Congratulations on this remarkable achievement!
Mar 30, 2021
Nick Holland
The commitment to people-first approach is essential in philanthropy work. Congratulations on the gold certification!
Oct 10, 2020