Three Square Food Bank
Tuesday 9/17 12:15 p.m.
Established in 2007 to provide hunger relief, Three Square Food Bank offers wholesome, nutritious food to nonprofit and faith-based organizations, schools and feeding sites across Southern Nevada. Founded by Eric Hilton with a grant provided by the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation, Three Square is a community collaborative partnership with businesses, nonprofits, food distributors, higher education institutions, the Clark County School District, governmental entities, and thousands of volunteers. Three Square currently provides approximately 39 million meals – the equivalent of more than 47 million pounds of food and grocery product – per year through a network of 1,400 community partners. Tour participants will see the food bank warehouses, community kitchen, volunteer room, loading docks and administrative areas. Your guide will explain how Three Square effectively manages its child meal programs, weekend food bags for kids, bagged produce, food rescue and hot food rescue, food pantry distribution, mobile pantries, and agency pick ups.