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.
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.
Jefferson Awards: SF Rabbi Inspires Congregation To Fight HungerA San Francisco rabbi has changed a century-old tradition and as a result, countless families have food on their tables.
KCBS In Depth: Hunger In The Bay AreaAn interview with Paul Ash from the San Francisco Food Bank on solving problems with hunger and poverty in the Bay Area.
CBS 5 Reporter Takes Part In Hunger ChallengeReporter Juliette Goodrich and food blogger Amy Sherman are among those taking on the San Francisco Food Bank Hunger Challenge.
Report Finds More Going Hungry In San Mateo, Santa Clara CountiesA just released Silicon Valley Hunger Index shows a huge increase in people in need of food in San Mateo and Santa Clara counties.