For years, I have advocated for the basic needs of children in Alameda County. It's quite simple, really. There is a mountain of evidence that demonstrates a clear linkage between consistent access to the essentials like food, health care, housing,
If you've volunteered at the Food Bank on a Tuesday morning, it's likely you were greeted by a sweet smile and a warm hug. For the past eight years, this is how Kathryn has welcomed every person who's visited our
For nearly six years, volunteers from Workday have played an integral role in our warehouse: 820 volunteers have donated more than 2,700 hours of their time. That commitment to the Food Bank has made an enormous impact on the families
Nothing says spring quite like fresh, tasty, colorful produce. And, our warehouse is filling up with it. These parfaits are piled high with fresh raspberries and blueberries, drizzled with honey, and topped with crunchy granola. The best part? Our nutrition
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 to ignore Congress' bipartisan bill.