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ACCFB Ranked #13 Best Food Bank in U.S.

ACCFB has ranked #13 in a list of the 40 best food banks across the country. Using data compiled by the charity-rating website Charity Navigator, 24/7 Wall St. has identified the 40 food banks and related entities, operating in 24

3 Dec, 2018|News|

Food Bank friends meet for first time 20 years later

While most people look forward to weekend mornings and a day off work, Rich Leres looks forward to Wednesday mornings when he volunteers on our Helpline. "Coming to volunteer to the Food Bank is the highlight of my week," Rich

3 Dec, 2018|Uncategorized|

Health and hope for the holidays

Danyell happily puts bok choy and tofu in her shopping bag, some of her favorite ingredients to cook with. She enjoys making stir-fry and soup for her children, 2-year-old Vincent and his baby sister Nessa, with ingredients she picks up

3 Dec, 2018|Uncategorized|

You’ll love this healthy apple crisp recipe

Nothing says “Fall” like a warm apple crisp. Between the apples, brown sugar, and cinnamon, the flavors in this dessert are delectable. This comforting dish is easy to throw together – the perfect ending to your holiday meal! Plus, with

30 Nov, 2018|Uncategorized|

Honoring our veterans this Veterans Day

In 1970, Alfredo Madrigal was drafted to the U.S. Army to serve in the Vietnam War. He didn’t speak English. He’d just moved here from Mexico 18 months before. Now as a volunteer for Oakland Catholic Worker, one of our

10 Nov, 2018|Uncategorized|

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