It’s important to us to be transparent with our valued supporters. The 2016-2017 fiscal year recently came to a close and the numbers are in. Here’s a brief breakdown of what those figures mean. ACCOMPLISHMENTS We met our revenue goals thanks to generous community support. Fresh produce now accounts for a record-high 58% of the total pounds of… Read More »
This year 24 law offices in Contra Costa County, representing 742 employees, recently raised more than $56,000 and 223 pounds of food! The Food Bank sincerely thanks the local legal community and our generous sponsors for fighting hunger! Winners of the 2017 Food From the Bar Competition: 1 – 5 Employees: Law Offices of Suzanne… Read More »
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Walk through your local produce section, and try to find a cabbage the size of a basketball or a tiny apple you can easily hide in the palm of your hand. You’ll have to look hard because of retail standards for produce perfection. These expectations can lead to food waste. Luckily, the Food Bank receives… Read More »