WATERLOO, Iowa (KWWL) — The Northeast Iowa Meals Financial institution celebrated their previous 40 years of service to the world and set the stage for the subsequent 40 years by unveiling their new emblem and model id on Friday.
The NEIFB might be celebrating 40 years of service to the world in December. The Meals Financial institution has grown through the years because of the group’s dedication, partnership and imaginative and prescient. A imaginative and prescient, the place nobody ought to go hungry in northeast Iowa. Folks from communities all throughout the world have invested in that mission with their time, cash, affect, and advocacy.
The brand new emblem consists of:
- 16 dots to representing the 16 counties the Meals Financial institution serves.
- The dots are every a distinct coloration, representing the individuality and variety of every particular person the Meals Financial institution.
- The sample represents the affect of the Meals Financial institution spreading all through the group.
- The NEIFB can also be symbolically positioned within the center because the dots radiate out, representing the ripple impact the Meals Financial institution has on the world.
“As we’ve got labored to make sure we accomplish our mission, the street hasn’t been simple. Nevertheless, with a passionate group of individuals, who’ve excessive integrity and dealing tirelessly every day, has provide you with progressive and intentional concepts to satisfy the wants within the communities we serve,” Government Director Barbara Prather stated. “Our new emblem and branding replicate our ardour for partnership, our range, and NEIFB’s dedication to be there for each meal, daily.”
The NEIFB distributes nutritious meals and grocery merchandise to 170 nonprofit organizations and applications that assist households and people with meals help. Final yr, the Meals Financial institution distributed greater than 9.4 million meals. They oversee 8 applications that serve our communities: Member Company Distribution, Cedar Valley Meals Pantry, Backpack Program, Youngsters Cafe, Aged Vitamin, Cell Meals Pantries, Summer time Feeding, and a Group Backyard.
The NEIFB is at all times in want of volunteers, donations, and advocates. Visit their website to search out out how one can become involved.