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This holiday season, support families — including Zoey’s.

2 Nov, 2017|Fundraising|

Every month, we serve 116,000 adults, children, and seniors—from Berkeley to Livermore, Oakland to Fremont. That includes two-year-old Zoey and her family. Zoey and her mom head to their local Mobile Market at a nearby high school to pick up

Let’s Feed the Town with the Oakland Turkey Trot

30 Oct, 2017|Fundraising, News, Nutrition, Uncategorized|

Oakland has it all. Arts, culture, history—heck, even a lake in the middle of the city. But it hasn't had its very own Turkey Trot. That is, until now. For the first time ever, the Oakland Turkey Trot is hosting

Can Food be Medicine?

20 Oct, 2017|News, Nutrition|

For kids, can a weekly box of fresh food be preventive medicine? A new study aims to answer the question. For 12-year-old Kate, vegetables used to be, well, “kinda disgusting.” But she said a recent study she and her family

Volunteers: Got skills? Lend ’em to us!

3 Oct, 2017|Volunteers|

Are you a data-wizard? A calligraphist with a few hours to spare? A painter with a passion for making our community better place? Longtime supporter and volunteer Jill McCleary lent us her web and marketing skills There are

Make it: Black Bean & Corn Salsa + Homemade Tortilla Chips

25 Sep, 2017|Nutrition|

Our nutrition team is always whipping up tasty, nutritious and affordable dishes to share with our agency partners, staff and community members. This black bean and corn salsa is an easy-to-make snack that's chock full of fiber and Vitamin C.