Below is a list of special events and fundraisers that support the Food Bank Coalition of San Luis Obispo County. If you would like more details, please contact us at (805) 238-4664. If you are interested in participating as a volunteer, please reach out to our Volunteer Coordinator: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join the fun, fantastic, fabulous Follies, and guest performers, as they salute the musicals of the on- and off-Broadway stage. Net proceeds from the production will benefit the Food Bank Coalition of San Luis Obispo, as well as their long-time beneficiary, the Parkinson Alliance.Read More »
On Saturday, May 12, 2018, the Letter Carriers’ Food Drive celebrates its 26th year helping the hungry. The National Association of Letter Carriers’ Food Drive will once again spread out across San Luis Obispo County to help provide assistance to residents who are struggling with hunger.Read More »
Love SLO began with a vision to make San Luis Obispo an even better place to live. Partnering with the Love our Cites movement which began in the Central Valley in 2009, Love SLO came to San Luis Obispo with the desire to meet needs, demonstrate kindness, and impact lives. Love SLO is an annual community wide day of service held in San Luis Obispo which began in 2016. This is the third year the Food Bank will host a group of volunteers!Read More »
Join us on Thanksgiving morning, Thursday, November 23rd for a Turkey Trot fundraiser! You can choose from three locations: the Bob Jones trail at Avila Beach, the pier at Pismo Beach, or the Laguna Lake Golf Course in San Luis Obispo.Read More »
KSBY has teamed up with local food banks, toy agencies, fire departments and sponsors to put together the largest community-wide food and toy drive on the Central Coast. You can help make this holiday season brighter for those in need by joining us for the 6th annual Season of HopeRead More »
Hunger Walk has never been more fun! The 2017 Hunger Walk + 5k will take place on Saturday, September 16th at the Laguna Lake Park in San Luis Obispo. Come enjoy live music, family friendly activities, food and refreshments at the finish line. Hunger Walk + 5k is an opportunity to make a difference by raising funds to end hunger in our community. We hope to see you there!
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During the school year, over 16,000 children in SLO County participate in the Federal assistance program Free and Reduced Price School Meals, which provides students with a meal at school. Now, when school lets out for summer, these children can access nutritious meals (like breakfast or lunch) and a snack through the SLO County Food Bank's Summer Meals Program. Meals are FREE to children and teens ages 18 years and younger and are distributed at approved sites during the summer months when school is not in session.Read More »
During the entire month of April, you can help alleviate hunger by contributing toward the 8th annual Have A Heart campaign. It's simple, just stop by any local Food 4 Less store and make a donation at the check stand! In recognition of your gift, a pink paper heart with your name will be displayed on the wall.Read More »
Our mission is to work with a network of community partners to alleviate hunger in San Luis Obispo County and build a healthier community.