Food bank

Summer Garden

KCBS Cover Story: East Bay Community Garden Helps Fight Hunger

All the produce from the Bounty Garden goes to local food banks, which are facing shortages of vegetables.

05/27/2013

Food for Thought in Namibia

Community Corner: Feeding AIDS Patients From Sonoma To Africa

A local Bay Area nonprofit, dedicated to serving those affected with AIDS, is raising funds to help AIDS orphans in Africa.

08/19/2012

Stephen Pearce, Jefferson Awards

Jefferson Awards: SF Rabbi Inspires Congregation To Fight Hunger

A San Francisco rabbi has changed a century-old tradition and as a result, countless families have food on their tables.

04/11/2012

St Anthony's Dining Room

San Francisco’s St. Anthony Foundation Reaches Service Milestone

St. Anthony’s dining hall opened in San Francisco 60 years ago, and it is now marking its 37 millionth meal served. The milestone comes as the charity is seeing a significant increase in the needs for its services.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/13/2011

A Shell gas station customer pumps gas in Menlo Park (AP)

High Gas Prices Hit South Bay Food Banks Hard

With gas hitting $4.50 a gallon, it’s a huge additional expense for Bay Area food banks, said Tami Cardenas with the Second Harvest Food Bank in San Jose.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/11/2011

Stomp

Broadway ‘Stomp’ Cast Drums Up Donations For Santa Clara Food Bank

The cast of the Broadway hit show ‘Stomp’ has partnered with Second Harvest Food Bank to Stomp Out Hunger.

CBS San Francisco–03/11/2011

Food Bank

East Bay Food Bank Reminds Donors Hunger Is Not Seasonal

The end of the holidays doesn’t change a thing for people in need, and the lines at the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano County prove it, said executive director Larry Sly.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–01/06/2011

Food Bank

34,400 Pounds Of Chicken Donated To San Francisco Food Bank

More than 34,000 pounds of chicken were delivered to the San Francisco Food Bank this morning to help feed hungry families in the city, according to the organization.

CBS San Francisco–10/05/2010

More Bay Area Residents Living in Poverty

The recession may officially be over, but the latest data from the Census Bureau shows the number of people in the Bay Area living in poverty continues to grow.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–09/29/2010

Grant Money a Big Help to Silicon Valley Food Bank

The Silicon Valley Community Foundation has awarded $1.3 million in grants to non-profit organizations throughout Santa Clara and San Mateo counties, with the bulk of the money going to charities that provide food and shelter.

07/08/2010

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