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Feeding the Hungry

Damore'ea Stringfellow #9 of the Washington Huskies stiff arms would be tackler Michael Davis #15 of the BYU Cougars during the first quarter in the Fight Hunger Bowl at AT&T Park on December 27, 2013 in San Francisco. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

KCBS Cover Story: Fight Hunger Bowl Serves A Great Cause In San Francisco

The bowl game, held at AT&T Park, has donated more than 300,000 meals to organizations in San Francisco since 2002.

12/27/2013

Glide's holiday grocery bag giveaway. (CBS)

Hundreds Line Up In The Cold For Glide’s Grocery-Bag Giveaway In SF Tenderloin

Hundreds in need were willing to wait in some very cold temperatures and long lines Wednesday morning for the annual grocery bag giveaway from Glide Memorial Church in San Francisco’s Tenderloin.

12/19/2012

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San Francisco Charities, Volunteers Serve Thousands Of Thanksgiving Meals

Volunteers began chopping, slicing and dicing at San Francisco’s Glide Memorial Church early Thanksgiving morning in the Tenderloin where the church will serve more than 5,000 meals to the poor and homeless.

11/22/2012

Turkeys in a farm.  (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Last Minute Turkey Donations Help South Bay Organization Near Goal

One anonymous person donated $3,000 worth of turkeys to help Sacred Heart Community Service feed needy families.

11/21/2012

Turkey

Second Harvest Food Bank Seeks 6,000 Turkeys For Thanksgiving

Second Harvest Food Bank, which serves Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties, is scrambling to collect enough turkeys to feed hungry families this Thanksgiving.

11/13/2012

Man shopping for groceries. (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Second Harvest Food Bank Seeks 2 Million Pounds Of Food In Holiday Drive

A holiday food drive with a lofty fundraising goal got under way in the South Bay Thursday morning. This year’s goal is to raise $12.4 million and distribute 2 million pounds of food, organizers said.

11/02/2012

Food Bank

San Francisco Food Bank Denied Federal Funds Second Year In A Row

The San Francisco Food bank was denied federal funding for the second year in a row. As a result the bank’s executive director is now seeking donations and requesting a review of the federal funding formula.

10/10/2012

Waste No Food, started by Kiran Sridhar when he was just 12, connects restaurants that have extra food with charities that need it.

Bay Area Teen Takes Innovative Approach To Helping The Hungry

Waste No Food connects restaurants that have excess food with charities that need it, all to help the hungry.

04/01/2012

St. Anthony's Padua Dining Room in Menlo Park. (paduadiningroom.com)

Soup Kitchen Next To Wealthy Atherton Gears Up To Feed Thousands

A soup kitchen that shares a fence line with one of the most affluent communities in the Bay Area has been feeding 600 people daily since 1974.

11/23/2011

Thanksgiving Turkey (Photo credit by Mitch Hrdlicka/Getty Images)

Thousands Served In 20th Annual Oakland Thanksgiving Dinner

It was a milestone that almost didn’t happen, but thanks to an angel investor, the 20th annual Thanksgiving dinner in Oakland was able to serve thousands of hungry community members.

11/22/2011

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