Rockville Presbyterian Fellowship in Fairfield presenting a donation check to Barbara Stanley

Two Cents a Meal Grant

Rockville Presbyterian Fellowship Deacons, Dan Sanders and John Schmidt are here with church members Duncan Miller and John Hom presenting a check for $2,000.00 to Barbara Stanley of the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano. This check represents a “Two Cents a Meal Grant” from the Presbytery made possible through their congregation’s donations to 2 Cents-A-Meal every second Sunday. The monies collected also… Read More »

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Helping Keep Pets And Their People Together

More and more pets are finding themselves homeless because their families are facing tough economic times.  AniMeals Pet Food Bank is a partnership of Contra Costa Humane Society, the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano, and Pet Food Express that helps financially challenged families and individuals keep their pets in the home. AniMeals works… Read More »

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Holiday Food and Fund Drives

Take a look at just some of the many ways the community supported the Food Bank during the Holiday Season. Please browse our blog to see other ways individuals, businesses and groups have been helping the Food Bank. During the holiday season, ABC7 and Safeway sponsor the Share Your Holiday food drive in local stores.… Read More »

Helping our Neighbors in Need

Throughout the year the Food Bank benefits from many wonderful events and food drives thanks to the generous community. Every holiday season, several communities in Contra Costa and Solano counties host neighborhood food drives. The spirit of these neighborhoods is what the season is all about! Food Drive Monetary Donation Food Donated Apple Hill $                               … Read More »

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Pound For Pound Challenge

For the second consecutive year, Feeding America will partner with General Mills, Subway, 24 Hour Fitness, Walgreens, The Biggest Loser to encourage Americans to lose weight through the Pound For Pound Challenge. The program is built around the incredible success of The Biggest Loser, a reality show that challenges and encourages overweight contestants to shed… Read More »