Oregon Food Bank works to eliminate hunger and its root causes ... because no one should be hungry.

OFB works with a cooperative, statewide network of partner agencies to distribute emergency food to hungry families. We fight hunger's root causes through public policy advocacy, nutrition and garden education and work to strengthen community food systems.
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Corporate Donor
of the Month

Portland General Electric 
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PGE works hard to keep Oregon a great place to live, and they reflect our customers’ values through our environmental initiatives and community involvement. Oregon Food Bank has long partnered with PGE and their employees to help eliminate hunger and its root causes. Their dedication to our efforts earns them a top spot as Corporate Donor of the Month-November!


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News

2014 Hunger Hero: Food Donor of the Year

October 28, 2014














Food Donor of the Year Ron LeFore Family Farms

Members of the LeFore family have worked the soil for generations. It all began when two brothers left their fruit stands in the Ukraine to try farming in America. For many years, Ron LeFore Family Farms have quietly donated to food banks throughout the Feeding America network. They produce and pack some of the Northwest’s finest apples. Within their commercial packing lines there is a “food bank” category. This high quality product will go to families in need throughout the Pacific Northwest. In spite of a less than average harvest in 2013, Ron LeFore Family Farms donated 200,000 pounds of apples.

Record-breaking evening at Oregon Harvest Dinner

October 23, 2014

 
The 2014 Oregon Harvest Dinner broke its fundraising record as nearly 500 people helped Oregon Food Bank raise more than $600,000 to support hunger relief. Funds raised at the October 18th event will support programs and services in Oregon and Clark County, Washington.

Annual Report highlights 2013-2014 accomplishments

October 22, 2014

Through your support, Oregon Food Bank achieved many successes this year. A health screening program was expanded to identify hunger-related health risks. Curriculum for our gardening skills class was translated to Spanish. A 15% crop donation tax credit for farmers became law. See the full report.