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28 11, 2018

Take action on public charge!

2018-12-04T14:02:58+00:00

November 28, 2018 - No family should have to decide between putting food on the table and securing long-term stability for themselves and their families. But that’s what will happen if a new rule proposed by the Department of Homeland Security becomes law. Known as “public charge,” the proposed rule changes the way immigrants [...]

Take action on public charge!2018-12-04T14:02:58+00:00
12 11, 2018

Election-day victories for those experiencing hunger

2018-11-13T10:29:35+00:00

November 8, 2018 - Because of you and voters across the state, we helped pass laws that support people experiencing hunger in Oregon and defeat laws that didn't. In the metro area, an affordable housing bond passed that will create homes for more than 12,000 people across the region. Across Oregon, voters overwhelmingly approved Measure 102, [...]

Election-day victories for those experiencing hunger2018-11-13T10:29:35+00:00
2 11, 2018

CORPORATE DONOR OF THE MONTH: Safeway Albertsons

2018-11-02T09:40:50+00:00

NOVEMBER 2018 - We are delighted to recognize Safeway Albertsons as our Corporate Donor of the Month for their longstanding support of hunger relief efforts across Oregon and Clark County, Washington. Safeway Albertsons leverages every level of its complex network of stores and vendor relationships [...]

CORPORATE DONOR OF THE MONTH: Safeway Albertsons2018-11-02T09:40:50+00:00
30 10, 2018

Seed to Supper garden program fosters healing [VIDEO]

2018-10-30T14:44:22+00:00

October 30, 2018 - Matthieu is a Seed to Supper Ambassador at Central City Garden. "For us [the garden] is healing—a kind of healing process. While gardening, we are happy to do something." The Seed to Supper Ambassador Program is designed to empower community leaders with the tools and skills needed [...]

Seed to Supper garden program fosters healing [VIDEO]2018-10-30T14:44:22+00:00
26 10, 2018

Oregon Food Bank affirms and values the diversity of the human experience

2018-10-26T09:49:28+00:00

October 26, 2018 - On Sunday, the New York Times reported that “The Trump administration is considering narrowly defining gender as a biological, immutable condition determined by genitalia at birth” and that “health and human services is preparing to formally present the new definition to the Justice Department before the end of the year.” “At Oregon [...]

Oregon Food Bank affirms and values the diversity of the human experience2018-10-26T09:49:28+00:00
25 10, 2018

Oregon Harvest Dinner raises over $700,000 to feed the human spirit

2018-10-25T11:15:27+00:00

October 25, 2018 - Last Saturday, we once again transformed our warehouse into a fancy event venue to raise funds to fight hunger and its root causes. Along with our sponsors, partners and volunteers, you helped raise over $700,000 to feed the human spirit of one in eight of our neighbors experiencing food insecurity. THANK YOU! [...]

Oregon Harvest Dinner raises over $700,000 to feed the human spirit2018-10-25T11:15:27+00:00
24 10, 2018

Message from our CEO: Oregon Food Bank urges community to vote carefully on Measure 103

2018-10-25T11:21:18+00:00

October 24, 2018 - Measure 103 seeks to make unconstitutional any form of taxation of groceries in Oregon. Oregon Food Bank believes that higher food prices directly harm people experiencing hunger and food insecurity. We also know that people experiencing hunger are more likely to rely on government-funded social services, which are historically underfunded [...]

Message from our CEO: Oregon Food Bank urges community to vote carefully on Measure 1032018-10-25T11:21:18+00:00
18 10, 2018

Holiday Cards Now Available!

2018-10-18T09:31:27+00:00

October 18, 2018 - Oregon Food Bank Holiday Cards are now available! Order cards early -- we often sell out. This holiday season, give hope and health to our neighbors struggling with food insecurity by ordering Oregon Food Bank Holiday Cards. These limited edition prints are more than holiday greeting cards; each card [...]

Holiday Cards Now Available!2018-10-18T09:31:27+00:00
10 10, 2018

Protect Oregonians from unfair profiling

2018-10-10T10:09:09+00:00

Oregon Food Bank encourages a “no” vote on Measure 105 October 10, 2018 - This November, Oregonians that care about ending hunger have a job to do—pass policies that support people experiencing hunger and defeat policies that do not. Oregon Food Bank has taken a stance on several ballot measures in the November 2018 election because [...]

Protect Oregonians from unfair profiling2018-10-10T10:09:09+00:00
1 10, 2018

Help lower utility bills and create new jobs

2018-10-01T15:14:40+00:00

Vote “yes” on Measure 26-201 October 1, 2018 - This November, Oregonians that care about ending hunger have a job to do—pass policies that support people experiencing hunger and defeat policies that do not. Oregon Food Bank has taken a stance on specific ballot measures in the November 2018 election because we believe they will [...]

Help lower utility bills and create new jobs2018-10-01T15:14:40+00:00