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17 05, 2020

Farm-to-Families Food Box Program FAQ

2020-05-23T14:23:16-07:00

Find Food Assistance Near You The USDA Farmers-to-Families Food Box Program aims to support local and regional businesses by purchasing and distributing agricultural products to communities in need. The initiative awards contracts to distributors whose operations have been significantly impacted by the closure of many restaurants, schools and other food [...]

Farm-to-Families Food Box Program FAQ2020-05-23T14:23:16-07:00
11 05, 2020

CORPORATE DONOR OF THE MONTH: Ford Motor Company

2020-05-11T11:15:32-07:00

May 2020 - Thank you Ford Motor Company Fund for your continued support of Oregon Food Bank and our neighbors in need! We are pleased to recognize Ford Motor Company as Corporate Donor of the Month for May 2020. "Ford [...]

CORPORATE DONOR OF THE MONTH: Ford Motor Company2020-05-11T11:15:32-07:00
1 04, 2020

Federal Action Shifts Rules for Charitable Giving

2020-04-07T13:20:57-07:00

The economic stimulus and coronavirus relief packages that recently passed congress include measures that provide many donors with greater flexibility in their giving. The changes increase the amount that can be deducted from federal taxes — including 100% deductions for those who itemize cash gifts to public charities and up to $300 for those who [...]

Federal Action Shifts Rules for Charitable Giving2020-04-07T13:20:57-07:00
20 03, 2020

Our #EmergeStronger Community Challenge

2020-04-07T12:43:48-07:00

By C. Nathan Harris, Director of Development More than 860,000 people rely on the Oregon Food Bank Network each year — and food assistance needs rise each day with the widening reach of COVID-19. With schools closed and local businesses shuttered, we expect tens-of-thousands of additional families will turn to their local food pantries, [...]

Our #EmergeStronger Community Challenge2020-04-07T12:43:48-07:00
13 03, 2020

Help Our Communities #EmergeStronger in the wake of COVID-19

2020-03-24T14:24:45-07:00

The Oregon Food Bank Network is prepared to meet the challenges of this moment head-on, but we need your help. Support Our Response Efforts   Dear OFB Community, I don’t need to tell you that we’re in the midst of a public health crisis. But as important members of the Oregon Food Bank community, [...]

Help Our Communities #EmergeStronger in the wake of COVID-192020-03-24T14:24:45-07:00
5 03, 2020

Oregon Food Bank is closely monitoring the Coronavirus situation

2020-04-07T12:46:31-07:00

As our communities deal with the outbreak of COVID-19, commonly called Coronavirus, Oregon Food Bank is closely monitoring the situation and building contingency plans to keep food moving to partner community food programs and Free Food Markets. Regional food banks and partner agencies may contact Danny Faccinetti with questions regarding preparations and potential impact. [...]

Oregon Food Bank is closely monitoring the Coronavirus situation2020-04-07T12:46:31-07:00
3 03, 2020

It’s March… that means KGW Great Food Drive!

2020-03-03T12:22:38-08:00

Every March since 2004, the KGW Great Food Drive has helped feed the human spirit of our neighbors experiencing hunger. This year Bob’s Red Mill, Safeway Albertsons, Rivermark, local Toyota Dealers will join KGW to support Oregon Food Bank. Every gift of $10 provides as many as 30 meals to our network of 21 [...]

It’s March… that means KGW Great Food Drive!2020-03-03T12:22:38-08:00
18 02, 2020

Can you be one in 100?

2020-02-26T09:55:04-08:00

Join our community of Monthly Sustainers! February 18, 2020 -- As a friend of Oregon Food Bank, you know that our statewide network of food assistance sites supports over 265,000 people each month. Our neighbors rely on a stable supply of healthy food and pantry staples for their families. We are looking for 100 [...]

Can you be one in 100?2020-02-26T09:55:04-08:00
12 02, 2020

CORPORATE DONOR OF THE MONTH: Providence

2020-02-19T10:35:40-08:00

FEBRUARY 2020 - It is with great pleasure that we honor Providence Health & Services and its employees for their longstanding partnership with Oregon Food Bank. We are grateful to Providence for sharing our belief that food and health are basic human rights for all. For February 2020, we are naming Providence Health [...]

CORPORATE DONOR OF THE MONTH: Providence2020-02-19T10:35:40-08:00