Current member agencies
Welcome! This portion of the website is devoted to our agency partners. On this page, you will find information about placing orders, agency news, and agency resources.
All orders must be placed using Agency Express 24 hours prior to the scheduled pick-up or 48 hours prior to delivery date.
Agency Express online ordering
Arkansas Foodbank member agencies may participate in the USDA Commodities Program through TEFAP. Eligibility for distribution of USDA commodities is by contract only. Once approved to receive USDA commodities, an agency must comply with all regulations set forth by the Arkansas Department of Human Services. Agencies participating receive canned fruit and vegetables, rice, beans, canned meats, juices, and other staple products once a month at no cost. The variety of products change based on availability.
Agencies ineligible to receive USDA commodities are:
- Snack only programs
- Institutions of learning, schools, and day care centers
- Agencies that participate in the Parent/Child Nutrition programs
- Boy and Girl Scout organizations
- Any organization that does not have a 501(c)(3) from the IRS
Request USDA Client Application Card (Call Program Services at 501-569-4328)
For more information about becoming a distributor of USDA commodities, contact the Arkansas Foodbank’s Agency Relations Director at 501-565-8121.
Senior Services Program
Member Agency Training and Meetings
The Arkansas Foodbank University (AFU) and other training opportunities equip agency representatives with the skills and technologies they need to strengthen and sustain their pantries. AFU, workshops, and Regional and Annual Meeting schedules.