Facing Soaring Demand for Services, SF - Marin Food Bank Calls for VolunteersThe San Francisco-Marin Food Bank is putting out an urgent call for people to help distribute food to a growing number of people who depend on the service.
Man Arrested For Allegedly Vandalizing Food Bank Trucks In San RafaelA 38-year-old man was arrested Monday on suspicion of pouring acid in the gas tanks of vehicles at the San Francisco-Marin Food Bank earlier this month, San Rafael police said.
Photos: Lines Stretch For Blocks At San Francisco-Marin Food Bank's Drive-Up Distribution ServiceVolunteers scurried to fill boxes Saturday as drivers lined up for several blocks to pick up much needed food supplies during the current coronavirus crisis at the San Francisco-Marin Food Bank's special drive-thru distribution service.
San Francisco Marin Food Bank Finds Creative Ways To Distribute Food During PandemicThe San Francisco Marin Food Bank says having enough food isn’t the problem, it's that their distribution network has been disrupted. But they're finding creative ways to distribute food to those in need during the pandemic.
SF Marathoner Turns To Salesforce Tower Heights For CharitySo McQuaid has turned to social media in times of social distancing. He posts screen shots of his workout, and you donate to the San Francisco-Marin Food Bank. So far, he's received roughly $1,000 generated entirely from his own social media channels.
Coronavirus Has Food Banks Using Drive-Thrus, New Assembly Lines To Prevent Cross-ContaminationThe COVID-19 pandemic is forcing many companies to rethink the way they operate to prevent cross-contamination, including local food banks. Some believe they will actually be stronger because of it.
Fires, Outages Earlier In Year Prompt Urgent Need For Donations At SF-Marin Food BankMonetary donations are needed urgently at the San Francisco-Marin Food Bank this holiday season partly because of wildfires and power outages earlier in the year, according to the food bank.
San Francisco-Marin Food Bank Expands To Serve Thousands More In NeedThe San Francisco-Marin Food Bank is embarking on a major expansion of its facilities to serve tens of thousands of additional people in need of a meal.
Bay Area Food Banks Pitch In For Harvey VictimsFood banks from across the country, including the Bay Area, have been mobilizing to help Hurricane Harvey victims and making a difference in Texas.