Press Release Archive


Holiday Dinner Drive raises $1 million to support Bay Area Food Banks (12/23/14)

Save Mart, Lucky and FoodMaxx stores kick-off Holiday Give. Share. CARE! drive to benefit local food banks Ending Holiday Hunger One Meal at a Time (11/18/14)

Boy Scouts Go Door-to-Door to Collect Food for Bay Area Food Banks on Nov. 15 (11/10/14)

One-in-five Alameda County residents now relies on Food Bank Assistance (8/18/14)

Alameda County Community Food Bank awarded $250,000 grant to lead Morgan Stanley Healthy Cities initiative in Oakland (7/16/14)

Morgan Stanley Announces Oakland as Second Location for New Healthy Cities Program Connecting the Fundamentals Children Need for Healthy Start (6/20/14)

Boudin SF Brings the Aroma of Fresh-Baked Sourdough to The Old Fremont Corner Market (5/29/14)

Can a free weight-control app also feed the hungry? foodtweeks™ is launching now (5/27/14)


In the Wake of the Recession: At Least 4 Million Californians Can’t Afford Enough Food; 136,000 Low-Income Alameda County Residents Face Food Insecurity (11/19/13)

Save Mart, Lucky, FoodMaxx, Maxx Value, S-­‐Mart stores kick-­‐off Holiday SHARES Drive to benefit local food banks (11/15/13)

Alameda County Community Food Bank Kicks Off 2013 Holiday Food and Fund Drives (11/1/13)

The New Parkway Theater Releases "Karma Cinema Month" in August (7/23/13)

CFO Amy Donovan honored as "Bay Area CFO of the Year" (6/6/13)

Postal Carriers Enlist Public Support to Stamp Out Hunger (4/30/13)

Oakland Raiders Join Forces with Mercy Brown Bag Program to Tackle Hunger -- Wednesday, May 1 (4/29/13)

Safeway Foundation Award Bolsters Alameda County Community Food Bank’s Hunger Relief Efforts (4/26/13)

Alameda County Community Food Bank to host Cesar Chavez Day of Service on April 1 (3/29/13)

Food Bank survey reveals startling fragility of local food safety net (2/20/13)

Alameda County Community Food Bank to host fourth annual MLK Jr. Day of Service (1/3/2013)


Congresswoman Lee to visit Alameda County Community Food Bank (Oct. 13)

Oakland provides FREE nutritious meals to summertime youth (June 18)

16% of Alameda County residents missing meals to get by (April 27)

Alameda County Community Food Bank out of food drive donations (March 27)

New Board of Directors appointments (Feb. 9)


Community Engagement Center mural dedication (Dec. 15)

Food Bank hosting “mobile food pantry” at McClymonds High School, Oakland (Nov. 16)