30 Years, 30 Stories: Janaye and Janette

During the school year, 5-year-old twins Janaye and Janette rely on free school breakfast and lunch for nutrition. Yet with summer break just around the corner, the girls now face the threat of several months without healthy food. Grandma’s slim fixed income simply isn’t enough to cover the extra cost. We need your help to […]

30 Years, 30 Stories: Promotores

The Food Bank’s commitment to nourishing our community extends beyond distributing healthy food. This year, we launched our Promotores Program, which engages parents in the community to teach their peers and families about healthy eating! At the most recent training with our promotores at East Oakland Pride Elementary, Nutrition Manager Jenny gave a lesson on […]