Drive Drop & Donate

      BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) - It's time to Drive, Drop and Donate, Treasure Valley!

      KBOI TV is teaming up with Bronco Motors, RC Willey, The Idaho Press-Tribune, for the 7th annual Drive, Drop and Donate campaign - the annual food collection drive that helps restock the shelves at the Idaho Food Bank.

      The food drive is taking place Friday from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. at various locations throughout the Treasure Valley. ** Donate Now **

      "Every year, KBOI asks the Treasure Valley to help us gather food for the Idaho Food Bank, and every year our viewers come through-filling our donation barrels and helping us raise much-needed funds," said Sean McBride, KBOI-TV promotions manager.

      "We're thrilled to be a part of this important community event, and along with our corporate partners, we hope to continue fighting hunger here at home for years to come."

      We will be collecting non-perishable food items as well as taking monetary donations for the Idaho Food Bank. The collection effort will be broadcast throughout the day on KBOI-TV, Channel 2 and CW 2.2. You may look for additional coverage on and on the station's Facebook page.

      The Idaho Food Bank and their statewide network of partner agencies provided 10.57 million pounds of emergency food to families, children and senior citizens during 2011.

      That works out to 8.8 million meals for hungry Idahoans and represents a 90 percent increase in food distribution since 2008. Obviously, there is a great need for this food.

      Drive, Drop & Donate Locations

        Bronco Motors Downtown

        2646 W Main St Boise 83702

        Location Contact: Steve Hall 489-1531

        Bronco Motors Hyundai - Fairview

        9250 W Fairview Boise 83704

        Location Contact: Scott Phipps 631-9001

        Bronco Motors Infiniti

        15675 Idaho Center Blvd Nampa 83687

        Location Contact: Sean Petersen

        Bronco Motors Hyundai West

        15715 Idaho Center Blvd. Nampa, ID 83687

        Location Contact: Buell Davidson 631-9028

        Bronco Motors Nissan

        15885 Idaho Center Blvd. Nampa, ID 83687

        Location Contact: Manny Guerrero 489-1574

        Bronco Motors Mitsubishi

        16295 Idaho Center Blvd. Nampa, ID 83687

        Location Contact: Geoff Smartt 472-7618

        Idaho Press Tribune

        1618 N. Midland Nampa, ID 83651

        Cori Buck: IPT Marketing Mgr. 208-465-8147

        RC Willey

        3301 E. Lanark (off Eagle Road) Meridian, ID 83642

        Contact: John Jenson - 208-288-4100 or 4160

        KBOI -

        140 N. 16th street Boise, ID 83702

        Sean McBride - 361-212-8422 cell


          In 2010, KBOI-TV produced the documentary "Neighbors in Need" to highlight just how important it is for the community to help.