Day Two of the Hunger Challenge for Assemblymember Yamada

Guest post by Assemblymember Yamada: Sunday evening, I divided the 1-lb ground turkey into thirds. I stir-fried 2/3rds and with the remaining 1/3, added the ends of my bread loaf as filler and cooked three turkey-burger patties. Monday morning, I brewed a pot of coffee, filling a thermos to bring with me to work, rather… Read More »

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Assemblymember Yamada Blogs About the Food Stamp Challenge

This is the first guest post from Assemblymember Yamada as she takes on the Hunger Challenge. She will be living on a food budget for one week equivalent to what the average CalFresh (Food Stamps) would be receiving in benefits. In California that average is $4 per day. Assemblymember Yamada: Day 1 After speaking at Davis Community Meals 3rd… Read More »

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Treasures Await You in the Silent Auction

In addition to all the great food and wine at the Food Bank’s Tropical Afternoon in the Admiral’s Garden fundraising event on June 26th there are over 100 items to bid on in our silent auction! Here are the highlights of the Silent Auction: – More than 50 baskets of home and garden items from Sur… Read More »