Feeding America Southwest Virginia

Registered Name
Feeding America Southwest Virginia
Tax ID


Since 1981, the Feeding America Southwestern Virginia (formerly Southwestern Virginia Second Harvest Food Bank) has provided millions of pounds of food and related product to approximately 340 partner agencies that directly serve the families and individuals in need of emergency food assistance. Our partner agencies include nonprofit food pantries, children's feeding programs, shelters, soup kitchens, and elderly care facilities. We strive to serve, at the lowest cost possible, hungry people - children, adults, the elderly, and the less fortunate by any definition - by collaborating with an ever-widening network of nonprofit and faith-based food distribution agencies throughout our 26-county service area.


Annual Budget
June 2019
4% Loss
Program Spending
Fundraising Spending
Management Spending



The food bank distributed over 20 million pounds of food and other donated products during the year ended June 30, 2018.


Neil Birkhoff Secretary
Jon Painter Board Vice Chair
James E. Pearman Jr. Board Chair
Michael W. Wise Treasurer
John Shoulders Jr. Senior Vice President
David Argabright Chief Financial Officer
Gregory Feldmann Member
Jason Hartman Member
Teresa Lynch Member
Ted Pile Member
Chris Thompson Member
Lois Clarke Member
Sharon Sever Member
Deborah Petrine Member
Steve Arner Member
Shane Estep Member
Pamela Irvine President/ceo
Source: IRS 990