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Statement on Evolution of USDA Farmers-to-Families Food Box Program

As reported by Reuters, the U.S. Department of Agriculture plans to wind down the Farmers-to-Families Food Box Program (FFFBP) at the end of May. Oregon Food Bank CEO Susannah Morgan issued the following statement [...]

April 14th, 2021|Categories: Headline News|

American Rescue Plan brings significant relief to our communities

On March 11, President Biden signed into law the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan Act, following passage in the U.S. House and Senate. This landmark legislation brings significant relief to communities suffering effects [...]

April 1st, 2021|Categories: COVID-19, Headline News|

Celebrating International Transgender Day of Visibility with Stacey Rice

At Oregon Food Bank, we hold people experiencing hunger at the center of all that we do. And we know that food insecurity disproportionately affects the trans and gender non-conforming community — disparities that have [...]

March 31st, 2021|Categories: Headline News|

Heartbreak and resolve in the wake of racist, misogynistic violence in Georgia

We are heartbroken and enraged by the racist and misogynistic violence perpetrated against women of Asian descent in Georgia this week. And yet we know this is not an isolated incident, nor is it [...]

March 17th, 2021|Categories: Headline News, Press release|

New Starbucks, Oregon Food Bank Partnership to Bring Over 416,000 Meals to Portland-area Families Facing Hunger

Expansion of national FoodShare program through Feeding America will connect area residents with nourishing, ready-to-eat food as food insecurity reaches new heights. Starbucks, Feeding America® and Oregon Food Bank today announced the local launch of [...]

February 23rd, 2021|Categories: Press release|