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If the sole purpose of a food bank is to temporarily satisfy hunger, then a drive-thru line waiting for their hand out of a box of food would serve just fine. If the greatest need that a food bank meets is to distribute food, then send us the “Harvest Food Box” and we will diligently […]

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As you may already know, the Community Food Bank of San Benito County has a number of programs in place that are intended to help those in need in our community. And while most of our programs are run from our warehouse in Hollister, we wanted to take the time to shine the spotlight […]

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Unless you have been living a bubble for the past few years, you are probably well aware that California has had its fair share of water shortages. You most likely also know that we are in the midst of a very serious drought.

In any area that relies […]

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From the California Association of Food Banks….

As you may already know, a shutdown of the federal government took effect on October 1st, and most federal government operations are currently at a halt. The USDA’s contingency plan for the shutdown can be found here: http://www.usda.gov/documents/usda-fns-shutdown-plan.pdf

As mentioned in the USDA plan, SNAP/CalFresh households […]

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Feeding America Real Stories: SNAP

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