Nutrition

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No school, no fuel

4 Jun, 2018|Fundraising, Nutrition, Uncategorized|

Summer is the time that children get to take a break from school. However, it's not a break for many families we serve because for them, school provides a critical resource: free or reduced-price meals.  These meals are important to

Preventing Diabetes in Alameda County

21 Mar, 2018|News, Nutrition|

Diabetes affects the health of millions of Americans, and is costly to manage. In fact, 1 in 5 of our client households have at least one member with diabetes or high blood pressure. To improve the health of our community,

Orange Juice & Oatmeal Pancakes

26 Feb, 2018|Nutrition|

Is there any better way to start your morning than a stack of warm pancakes? The orange juice in these fluffy pancakes keep them light, and adds a punch of citrus flavor. Plus, the oats add protein and fiber, making

Why We Need Your Help Buying Protein-Rich Foods

24 Feb, 2018|Fundraising, News, Nutrition|

Every year, 36 million pounds of food flows into our warehouse, out to our partner agencies, and onto tables in our community. We distribute everything from pears to peanut butter, celery to chicken, bok choy to black beans. But the

East Oakland Community Project: It Starts in the Kitchen

22 Feb, 2018|Agencies, News, Nutrition|

When people who are homeless first enter emergency housing, sometimes it’s been awhile since they’ve had a warm meal. As the Food Services Manager at East Oakland Community Project, it’s Andre Green’s job to have breakfast, lunch, and dinner on