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9 12, 2019

Request for Proposals: Oregon Food Bank Seeks Grocery Retailers to Participate in $250,000 Healthy Food Incentive Pilot

2019-12-10T13:24:52-08:00

Oregon Food Bank’s ‘Double Up Food Bucks’ SNAP incentive program increases access for low-income families, supports area grocers and farmers December 9, 2019 — PORTLAND, OR — The Oregon Food Bank will accept proposals from local grocery stores to participate in the Double Up Food Bucks Grocery Pilot (Double Up or DUFB). [...]

Request for Proposals: Oregon Food Bank Seeks Grocery Retailers to Participate in $250,000 Healthy Food Incentive Pilot2019-12-10T13:24:52-08:00
6 09, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: Statewide Policies Drive Reduction in Hunger for Oregonians, New Report Reveals

2019-09-06T14:50:30-07:00

Advocates remain concerned that cuts to Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program threaten improvements September 6, 2019 -- Food insecurity among Oregonians has decreased by nearly a third since the Oregon Legislature passed a law increasing the minimum wage in 2016. According to a new report from the United States Department of Agriculture, food insecurity in Oregon [...]

PRESS RELEASE: Statewide Policies Drive Reduction in Hunger for Oregonians, New Report Reveals2019-09-06T14:50:30-07:00
24 07, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: Anti-hunger leaders in Oregon issue statement in response to Trump administration proposal to restrict SNAP eligibility

2019-07-24T17:15:46-07:00

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION PROPOSES RULE THAT WOULD TAKE SNAP BENEFITS AWAY FROM 3.1 MILLION AMERICANS July 24, 2019 -- Today, Oregon Food Bank and Partners for a Hunger-Free Oregon issued the following joint statement in response to the directive issued by the Trump administration and the U. S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) proposed rule change which [...]

PRESS RELEASE: Anti-hunger leaders in Oregon issue statement in response to Trump administration proposal to restrict SNAP eligibility2019-07-24T17:15:46-07:00