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Tell Legislators: Fund Vital Services, Not More Tax Giveaways for the Wealthy!

It's no secret that our state faces serious revenue shortfalls due to the ongoing pandemic — and the legislature will soon meet for a special session to make tough budget choices. Their current proposals [...]

August 7th, 2020|Categories: Action Alert, COVID-19, Headline News|

The Legislature Can Act to Help Communities #EmergeStronger from COVID-19. Here’s How.

EN Espanol As the Oregon legislature considers the budget implications of COVID-19, some have painted a dark picture of deep cuts to critical programs. In reality, we have an extraordinary opportunity to meet [...]

August 6th, 2020|Categories: Headline News|

Racial Justice Work is Anti-hunger Work; Anti-hunger Work is Racial Justice Work.

by Susannah Morgan, CEO As I share this message, Portland remains in the center of the national news cycle — both for the size of our racial justice demonstrations, and for [...]

August 1st, 2020|Categories: CEO Reflections, COVID-19, Headline News|

Senator Wyden Joins OFB & Community Members in Call to Pass Urgent Relief

On July 15, Oregon Food Bank joined U.S. Senator Ron Wyden in a call for Congress to pass urgent relief for families and communities hard-hit by the pandemic and its economic fallout. The [...]

July 15th, 2020|Categories: CEO Reflections, COVID-19, Headline News|

Resources to Address Hunger this Summer, Action to End Hunger for Good

by Susannah Morgan, CEO At Oregon Food Bank, June has long marked a time when we share our deep concerns about summer hunger — for kids who no longer have easy [...]

June 25th, 2020|Categories: CEO Reflections, COVID-19, Headline News|