Community FoodBank Looking Forward – 2018

A letter by Maria Lynn Thomas, CEO 

January 11, 2018


How does that saying go “if you haven’t seen Community FoodBank lately, you haven’t seen Community FoodBank”?  

2017 came to a close wrapped up like a beautiful Christmas package.  We transformed our newly purchased building from an aging, shabby warehouse to a modern, energy efficient showcase, all without incurring any debt.  Every interior wall was modified, if not demolished.  The reception area is now welcoming and comfortable, complete with a colorful tile art display.

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Community FoodBank is a source of healthful groceries for about 5,000 people each month. Thanks to a robust network of partners and producers, most of the groceries we enjoy each week are organically grown nearby.

The FoodBank’s main office and Marketplace are located at 1133 San Felipe Road in Hollister. There are lots of ways to join the cause for a healthier community. You can contact us by phone at (831) 637-0340 or email, Tuesdays through Fridays from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturdays from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

The Marketplace is open Fridays and Saturdays 9:00 a.m.-12 p.m.

Some of what you can expect to see at Community FoodBank