Our strength lies in the power of partnership. We collaborate with a diverse network of organizations who support our mission and amplify our voice.

State and National Coalitions

By working within local, state and national coalitions, we collaborate on large-scale, long-term strategies to end hunger. Some of our partners include Feeding America, California Association of Food Banks and the California Hunger Action Coalition.

Partner Agency Network

Our 200 partner agencies range in size, geography and areas of focus. But they all share a dedication and drive to end hunger.

Local Government and Public Institutions

From social services to libraries to schools, our work with the public sector strengthens our work to end hunger. We are also a partner in All-In, Alameda County’s collaborative effort to end poverty.

Healthcare

There is an irrefutable connection between hunger and health. Our work brings together healthcare and hunger-relief efforts as natural allies for a healthier, more nourished community.

Education

We work closely with local schools, colleges and universities to ensure children and students have enough nutrition and energy to focus on succeeding in school. We are an active advocate for comprehensive school meal programs, and work closely with schools to increase access.

Comments needed to stop harmful proposed SNAP rule

With your help, our advocacy team succeeded last year in defeating a farm bill proposal that imposed harsh time limits on millions of people in the SNAP/CalFresh program. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) wants

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As Maria Elena shops for groceries at our Mobile Pantry, she looks for her children's favorite foods. Alex, 10, loves oranges. And, 2-year-old Andrea can't get enough of her mom's baked squash with cheese. Alex

A protein-packed, vegetarian take on ceviche

We love garbanzo beans for so many reasons: they're versatile, flavorful, and packed with protein. Just half a cup of beans (also known as chickpeas) packs as much of a protein punch as one egg! Here's