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Hot cocoa with a healthy twist

Even though the holidays have come and gone, we still have many chilly winter nights ahead. Enjoying a big mug of hot chocolate can keep the cold at bay. And, we have a healthier option for you – courtesy of

8 Jan, 2019|Uncategorized|

How to support urgent hunger-relief need

In Alameda County, 1 in 5 residents turn to our Food Bank for help. Most of the people we serve are children and seniors. Housing burdens and the cost of living are making it impossible for tens of thousands of

12 Dec, 2018|Uncategorized|

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|

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