Hunger

Alan Eustace of Google presents a check of $1,306,243 to Second Harvest Food Bank as part of Food for Bay Area Families on December 9, 2014. (CBS)

Google Donates $1 Million To Food For Bay Area Families, Largest Single Donation Ever

To help fight hunger this holiday season, Google made a donation of more than $1.3 million to Food for Bay Area Families.

12/09/2014

Food Bank

New Report Shows Hunger A Real Issue In San Francisco

The 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.

11/21/2013

Meals on Wheels volunteer driver delivers a meal  to a customer

Contra Costa Meals On Wheels Facing Cuts, May Drop 200 Seniors

Meals 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.

04/22/2013

Food Bank

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,

03/14/2013

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

oxfam

Community Corner: Fight Global Hunger In Your Kitchen

Celebrity 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.

10/14/2012

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

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

San Francisco Food Bank (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

KCBS In Depth: Hunger In The Bay Area

An interview with Paul Ash from the San Francisco Food Bank on solving problems with hunger and poverty in the Bay Area.

12/11/2011

Food Bank

CBS 5 Reporter Takes Part In Hunger Challenge

Reporter Juliette Goodrich and food blogger Amy Sherman are among those taking on the San Francisco Food Bank Hunger Challenge.

09/13/2011

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