Food Bank Blog

4-step “Ta-da slaw”

Carrots, onions and cabbage, found at many of our food distributions, are the base for this delicious all-purpose slaw. This easy-to-make side dish adds a

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Family shopping, can CalFresh help you?

Why CalFresh Matters

The fight to end hunger is a multi-dimensional battle that requires a variety of tools. While direct food distribution may be the most visible piece

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Family shopping for food, CalFresh

Can CalFresh Help You?

Each year millions of allocated funds go unused because people who qualify for CalFresh don’t apply to receive their benefits. Misperceptions and outdated or incorrect

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Welcome a-BOARD!

The Food Bank is lucky to have 17 diverse, insightful and passionate people make up our Board of Directors.  They all bring their own experience,

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Charity Navigator 4 star and Candid Platinum Transparency

Transparency matters

The Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano takes pride in being good stewards of our community’s generosity; your trust is exceptionally important to us.

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2 million meal Challenge

Our Biggest Match Yet!

Food Bank Announces Biggest Match in 47-year History Local foundation supports 2 Million Meal Challenge   CONCORD, Calif. (March 21, 2022) – The Behring Global

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