Category: Agency Partners

Not All Heroes Wear Capes

*In the time since these photographs were taken, all volunteers have received and are now wearing masks As part of our community partnership, we have always been working closely with our nonprofit agency partners to relieve hunger in SLO County. During the COVID-19 health crisis, we are now providing more than twice as much food… Read more »

No-Cook Bags – Connecting People Without Shelter to Life Changing Resources

Executive Director Janna Nichols of the 5 Cities Homeless Coalition is one of the visionaries of the No-Cook Bags that we are able to offer to agencies who serve those without shelter. Janna works every day with clients who are disadvantaged and sees how No-Cook Bags have become one of the most innovative and effective… Read more »

Community Dinner Served on Mondays

“We have never missed a night,” proclaims main coordinator Linda Fidell proudly while her team is setting up tables for another community meal on a Monday night. “No matter if it’s Christmas or New Year’s Eve* – we are here and serve dinner to the hungry!” For more than five years, the Morro Bay Lion’s… Read more »

A Day with Atascadero Loaves & Fishes

Atascadero Loaves and Fishes, also known as ALF, is an inspiring example of the powerful impact a highly organized non-profit agency with hard-working volunteers can have in its community – and that for more than 30 years! The most essential part is ALF’s food pantry which holds groceries and other household items that volunteers give… Read more »

People Helping People in Los Osos

Every Wednesday morning the indoor hall at the South Bay Community Center in Los Osos turns into a busy bee hive filled with color, laughter and good vibes. More than 20 volunteers from the non-profit People Helping People are buzzing around eagerly while setting up tables for boxes filled with food items. What looks at… Read more »