Foothills Food Bank & Resource Center expands presence in Black Canyon City

CAVE CREEK – Foothills Food Bank & Resource Center has expanded its footprint in Black Canyon City with a new, larger site located at 34550 Old Black Canyon Highway in Black Canyon City, Ariz., 85324 (exit 242).

Pam DiPietro, executive director of Foothills Food Bank & Resource Center, says the larger facility will allow for more food storage and the ability to serve more clients.

“Foothills Food Bank, which serves more than 2000 people every month,” adds DiPietro. “In addition, we seek volunteers who would like to serve the food bank’s clients in the area on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 AM-3 PM and on Wednesdays from 1 PM-7 PM.”

Foothills Food Bank and Resource Center provides emergency food, financial assistance and other life necessities and resources to individuals and families in the desert foothills, which encompasses a 180-square mile area that includes Black Canyon City, Cave Creek, Carefree, Anthem, Desert Hills, New River, north Scottsdale and north Phoenix.

For more information, call the Foothills Food Bank & Resource Center’s Cave Creek location at 480.488.1145 or the Black Canyon City location at 623.374.9441.