April 16, 2014
State of Oregon employees once again went above and beyond in their efforts to raise food and funds for hungry Oregonians. The 2014 Governor’s State Employees Food Drive collected $755,895 and 92,388 pounds of food. That’s the equivalent of over two million meals.
April 1, 2014
Pacific Foods never forgets its neighbors. The Tualatin-based company is a true partner in fighting hunger locally, always happy to share. They regularly donate soups, broths, and beverages to Oregon Food Bank’s warehouse.
March 28, 2014
After weeks of planning, designing and fundraising, some of Portland’s top architects, engineers and construction experts will show off their creative side for Portland Canstruction®. The annual charity event transforms more than 35,000 cans of food into imaginative sculptures and scenes.
March 1, 2014
Nike earns the top spot for March due to their inclusive food, funds and friends partnership with Oregon Food Bank. Their creativity shines, their enthusiasm is catching and the efforts are greatly appreciated. Thank you Nike and Nike employees.
March 1, 2014
With an ambitious goal of 600,000 pounds the KGW Great Food Drive kicked off its 10th year on March 1. Along with Tillamook Cheese, U.S. Bank, participating Toyota dealers and participating Fred Meyer stores, KGW will collect food and cash donations to support the Oregon Food Bank Network.
February 15, 2014
In observance of Presidents' Day, all our offices are closed Monday, Feb 17th.
February 4, 2014
Imagine sitting down to your favorite meal. Maybe it includes a piece of juicy chicken, a helping of delicately seasoned rice and a colorful medley of roasted vegetables. Through the generosity of Oregon state employees, meals like this have been provided to thousands of hungry men, women and children for 31 years. This year, Stop Hunger is the key message for the annual Governor’s State Employees Food Drive which runs the entire month of February.
February 3, 2014
Oregon Food Bank is honored to be selected as a 2014 Regence Community Partner Organization (CPO), continuing into our fourth year of partnership. Regence’s CPO program directs both financial and employee volunteerism support toward game-changing impacts for its nonprofit partners.
January 20, 2014
In an effort to replenish the food supply at local food pantries after the holiday season, AdvoCare International, LP (AdvoCare), a premier health and wellness company, today announced a contribution of $10,000 to Oregon Food Bank. For the third year in a row, the Oregon Food Bank network distributed more than 1 million emergency food boxes to those in need.
January 7, 2014
We thank you, Bank of America (BofA), and your employees, customers, and friends who tirelessly support Oregon Food Bank.
Locally, BofA employees engage to help with hunger relief. They donate their time (over 1,100 volunteer hours in FY 2013), their financial resources through company sponsorship and employee giving as well as through food drives at branch locations.