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SNAP Double Up Food Bucks is a triple win

More locally grown fruits and veggies coming to low-income Oregonians through SNAP Double Up Food Bucks July 16, 2019 - Fighting food insecurity just got a little easier for SNAP recipients  “I [...]

USDA takes away Summer EBT (Electronic Benefit Transfer) program

No summer break for hunger in Oregon July 10, 2019 - For thousands of Oregon families, when the school year ends, the challenge of making up for free or reduced-price school meals begins. [...]

Oregon legislators complete 2019 session

Session not a blueprint for the future July 1, 2019 - The 2019 Oregon Legislative session ended on Sunday, June 30. With the return of the Senate Republicans on Saturday morning, legislators moved quickly, [...]

Why Juneteenth is Important

Celebrating & Acknowledging Freedom Day June 18, 2019 - On June 19, Oregon Food Bank will observe Juneteenth (also known as Freedom Day), a holiday commemorating the abolishment of slavery in 1865 in Texas [...]

Serving with Pride

LGBTQ Americans are hungrier than nearly any other demographic June 14, 2019 - Americans in 30 states can be denied employment just for being transgender. Twenty-eight states allow employers to deny employment to anyone [...]