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Scouts come through in a big way

On December 18, 2017 By

San Benito County scouts scoured the community for their annual food drive last Saturday, and when it all came in, it topped 4,000 pounds of groceries. Thank you!

UPDATE: The numbers are in from the local Girl and Boy Scouts annual Community FoodBank food drive, and 2017 is going down as one for the […]

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Every year since 1989, the Top Hatters Motorcycle Club has made a run to Community FoodBank. It happened again last Saturday, when the members roared up with nearly 1,000 pounds of groceries and some very generous cash donations.
Some of the scouts who were present when the Top Hatters Motorcycle Club arrived learned […]

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12 Days of Giving, a community-driven fundraising campaign that provides critical support to four local nonprofit agencies offering essential services, sometimes appears on dinner plates.

The support provided through 12 Days of Giving to Community FoodBank funds operation of a food sharing network that reached nearly one in six San Benito County residents last […]

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This Saturday, December 2nd, is going to be fun!

The Boy Scouts of America – San Benito County will be collecting food from your front door to deliver to FoodBank.

Also, the Top Hatters Motorcycle Club is doing their 28th annual canned food drive. Check out the flyers for more […]

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Cyber Monday Smiles with Amazon

On November 27, 2017 By

Finishing out your day with some Cyber Monday online shopping? Consider using Amazon Smile and designating Community Food Bank of San Benito County as your chosen nonprofit organization — Amazon donates a portion of your purchases to us.

Visit: https://smile.amazon.com/

AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, […]

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Presented with a jumbo-sized check from the good people at Hollister’s Intero Real Estate office, 12 days of Giving fundraiser campaign representatives are pictured here along with wonderful supporters.

“Hollister Intero Real Estate Services presented a check in the amount of $2500 from the Intero Foundation, supporting the 12 Days of Giving Fundraising […]

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The days are growing shorter and Thanksgiving is on its way. That can only mean one thing:  It’s time for Community FoodBank’s annual Food and Fund drive. 100 barrels are already out in the community, inviting people to pitch in for a healthier San Benito County.

Non-perishable items may be dropped in any barrel, […]

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It’s in the bag

On October 24, 2017 By

Wells Fargo volunteers from Gilroy to King City convened at Community FoodBank for a meeting this week, followed by some seriously fun volunteer time. The gang packed kid-friendly snacks and breakfasts for FoodBank’s backpack bag program. Working with Hollister Elementary School District, FoodBank endeavors to reach elementary school students who might not have enough to […]

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As news of the fires in Northern California dissipates, we all know the needs of people affected by the fires, smoke and devastation are not. Here’s a reminder from the Redwood Empire Food Bank Facebook page:

“We still need you! You are helping fuel our ongoing response to the increased need […]

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Did you know?

On October 5, 2017 By

Did You Know? PG&E gives employees the option to donate a portion of their paychecks to Community FoodBank. Thank you!
 

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