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Below are some press releases regarding SLO Food Bank.

Feeding Young Minds & Bodies

April 1, 2015

During the entire month of April, SESLOC Federal Credit Union will match your donation in support of the Food Bank's Lovin' Lunchbox program. Your donation will help the Food Bank distribute over 30,000 meals to children struggling with hunger in San Luis Obispo this summer.

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Fight Hunger Spark Change

April 6, 2015

From April 6 to May 3, 2015 Walmart is working with local communities to fight hunger and spark change. You can make a difference through three easy ways: 1) make an in-store purchase, 2) make a donation at the register, and 3) share a picture on social media.

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Barrel to Barrel

May 1, 2015

Held on the ocean front lawn at the Cliffs Resort, Barrel to Barrel will include live music from Aloha Radio, over 40 visiting wineries and breweries, local cuisines and an incredible silent auction! Proceeds benefit the Food Bank's GleanSLO Program. http://www.winewavesandbeyond.com/

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Winemakers Dinner

May 2, 2015

Chefs from around the county will each create a delicious course paired with local wine. This year's event will take place at the stunning Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort. Proceeds to benefit the Food Bank's GleanSLO Program. http://www.winewavesandbeyond.com/

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Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

May 9, 2015

On Saturday, May 9, 2015, the Letter Carriers’ Food Drive celebrates its 23rd 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.

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Hunger Awareness Day

June 5, 2015

Hunger Awareness Day is the Food Bank's largest fundraiser of the year. To make a donation in person, join us Friday, June 5th from 7am-7pm at one of our donation sites near you.

One Day. One Dollar. One Big Challenge to Feed the Hungry.

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Hunger Walk

September 19, 2015

Save the Date

Join us for our 7th annual Hunger Walk on Saturday, September, 19th.

Event details to follow.

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Hope for the Holidays

November 1, 2015

Save the date for our annual holiday food drive. More information to follow including a list of collection bin locations.

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Turkey Trot

November 26, 2015

Join us on Thanksgiving morning for a Turkey Trot fundraiser! You can choose from two locations: the Bob Jones trail at Avila Beach or the pier at Pismo Beach. Stay tuned for more information.

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MLK Holiday & Fundraiser Event

January 19, 2015

Sharing the Dream of San Luis Obispo County hosted their annual holiday event and fundraiser on Monday, January 19, 2015 from 2pm to 7pm at the SLO Grange Hall on Broad Street. Proceeds from this year's event totaled $1,400. This this donation, the Food Bank will be able to provide $14,000 worth of food to SLO residents in need of supplemental food assistance.

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Have a Heart

February 1, 2015

The 7th annual Have A Heart fundraiser generated a grand total of $17,500! Because the Food Bank is able to provide $10 worth of food for every $1 donated, this donation of $17,500 will be able to provide $175,000 worth of food. A big thank you to Food 4 Less and community supporters for making the 2015 “Have A Heart” campaign a huge success.

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Our mission is to work with a network of community partners to alleviate hunger in San Luis Obispo County and build a healthier community.