Non-Profit ExtraFood Delivers Food And Cuts WasteWhen most people think of Marin County, they don't think of people who go hungry. Yet, it's a very real problem. But this week's Jefferson Award winner decided something could be done to feed people and at the same time, cut down on how much food is wasted.
SF-Marin Food Bank Sets Goal Of 2,000 Turkey Donations By ThanksgivingIn addition to turkeys, the food bank will distribute whole chickens and other holiday foods to its food pantry network during Thanksgiving week.
Nearly Half Of UC Administrative Workers Struggle To Put Food On TableA new Occidental College study on 'food insecurity' among University of California's administrative employees paints a grim picture of what happens when they go home at night.
1 In 5 UC Students Going Hungry, Survey FindsThe University of California system is pledging more than $3 million to fight hunger on campus, as a new survey finds nearly 20 percent of students don't get enough to eat.
Starbucks To Donate Unsold Food From U.S. StoresStarbucks will start donating their unsold food, the coffee chain announced Tuesday.
East Oakland Football Coach Helping Students Stay Fed Through CrowdsourcingWith pre-season football upon us, Bay Area High School fields are busy with two a day practices, but in East Oakland, in one of the poorest neighborhoods, one coach is trying to raise a team with kids that often don't see three meals a day.
Google Donates $1 Million To Food For Bay Area Families, Largest Single Donation EverTo help fight hunger this holiday season, Google made a donation of more than $1.3 million to Food for Bay Area Families.
New Report Shows Hunger A Real Issue In San FranciscoThe findings from the San Francisco Food Security Task Force show that one in four San Franciscans are at risk of missing meals and going hungry.
Contra Costa Meals On Wheels Facing Cuts, May Drop 200 SeniorsMeals on Wheels of Contra Costa launched an urgent appeal for more donations Monday, saying that a funding shortage could force it to drop 200 people from its roster of 1,200 seniors receiving home-delivered meals.
Second Harvest Food Hoping To Raise $300,000 To Fill Campaign Shortfall The Second Harvest Food Bank in Silicon Valley is hoping for a belated Christmas present from the community. According to their CEO, this is the first year they came up short in their holiday fundraising campaign,
Last Minute Turkey Donations Help South Bay Organization Near GoalOne anonymous person donated $3,000 worth of turkeys to help Sacred Heart Community Service feed needy families.
Community Corner: Fight Global Hunger In Your KitchenCelebrity chefs, religious leaders and families across San Francisco and the United States will team up with international relief and development organization Oxfam America to fight global hunger in honor of World Food Day this Tuesday, October 16th.