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SLO Food Bank

Coalition of San Luis Obispo County

Press Releases


Local Family Offers $20K Donation-Matching Gift to Food Bank Coalition

11/06/13

For a surprisingly large number of San Luis Obispo County residents......
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Food Bank Receives Generous Grant to Expand Lovin’ Lunchbox Program

January 19, 2012

Hunger never takes a summer vacation...
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Fourth Annual Martin Luther King Day of Service Food Drive

January 13, 2012

Celebrating Dr. Kings Dream by serving those in our community...
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Name the Horse with No Name

January 31, 2011

Local attorney raises money for the Food Bank & Senior Nutrition...
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Help the Food Bank Win a New Toyota!

July 25th, 2011

Toyota to Donate Vehicle to Local Nonprofit Organizations Based on Public Votes...
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More Local Residents Then Ever Counting on Hunger Awareness Day

May 11, 2011

‘One Day, One Dollar, One Big Challenge to Feed the Hungry’ Event Set for Friday, June 3 ...
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First Annual Empty Bowls "Students Helping Students"

May 10, 2011

Paso Robles Public Schools Service Learning Students Collaborating with Paso Robles Culinary Academy Students and The Food Bank Coalition to Benefit New Summer Program to Feed Children....
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Food Bank & Friends Ready to Hit the Road for September Hunger Walk

August 10, 2010

Churches, non-profit agency partners and Central Coast Clergy & Laity for Justice will fall in to fight hunger in SLO County communities...
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Every Day is Earth Day at the SLO Food Bank

Apr 12, 2010

The Food Bank focuses on being green while feeding the hungry in SLO....
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First Turkey Drive Snares 725 Birds

Nov 16, 2009

Partnering with KCOY and Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center, the Food Bank also netted over $12,000 in donations....
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Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

Jan 4, 2010

Central Coast United for Change and the Food Bank team up for the 2nd annual MLK Day of Service...
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Food Bank and SLO Symphony Orchestrate Food Drive

Feb 19,2010

Joining a nationwide program called "Orchestras Feeding America", food collected at the Symphony's March performances help homeless and other hungry people in SLO County....
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Hearst Ranch Delivers Generous Gift

Dec 28, 2009

The Hearst Ranch donates 3000 pounds of premium grass-fed beef to the Food Bank....
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Local Trends Follow Alaming National Hunger Trends

A study from Feeding America shows a 46% increase in food-insecure citizens since 2006....
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Nutrition Agencies in SLO Co. Receive USDA Grant

February 25, 2011

The Food Bank Coalition of San Luis Obispo County has announced that it has received a Hunger Free Communities grant from the USDA Food Nutrition Services in the amount of $99,561. ...
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