Picture this: It's Sunday, March 7, 1965. A 25-year-old John Lewis packs his backpack - some fruit, a couple books, water, and a toothbrush - and throws it over his trench coat. He's preparing to lead a march to
This is a strange time to be a kid. A lot has been put on hold: school, time with friends and family, and normal routines. But many big-hearted children in our community have taken this time to help out
Juneteenth — also known as Freedom Day — commemorates the June 19, 1865 announcement of the abolition of slavery in the state of Texas. This news arrived two and a half years after President Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation.
It’s not every day that Stephen and Ayesha Curry show up at our Food Bank. But, they recently stopped by to surprise our staff and volunteers – all while maintaining a 6-foot distance. “All of our partners in the
We share your outrage and pain at Alameda County Community Food Bank. In the midst of a pandemic, which is disproportionately impacting Communities of Color, there’s one thing that remains alive and well and thriving: racism. We must remember