San Diego Food Bank Blog

Bing Surfboards Brings a Wave of Support to the Food Bank

Bing Surfboards helped the North County Food Bank start the year off with a bang with a $25,000 donation! In January, the Encinitas-based surf shop held an opportunity drawing for a chance to win a 9’6” Beacon surfboard with proceeds benefiting the Food Bank. Those interested in purchasing a $10 entry ticket not only received…

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Representative Mike Levin Lends a Hand at the North County Food Bank’s Drive-Thru Super Pantry

Ahead of the Christmas holiday, Representative Mike Levin joined volunteers at the North County Food Bank to help distribute food to families in need at our Drive-Thru Super Pantry. Families who drove through that day received milk, bread, fresh produce and a variety of canned food items. Those with infants and toddlers also received emergency…

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San Diego Food Bank to Launch 30 Countywide “Super Pantries” to Enhance Food Distribution Programs

The Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank and our North County Food Bank chapter announced the launch of our new “Super Pantry Program”, which will comprise 30 high-volume food distribution centers strategically located in communities throughout San Diego County from Camp Pendleton in the north to San Ysidro in the south and rural East County communities.

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North County Food Bank Expands Services with Newly Leased Vista Warehouse

The North County Food Bank marked its third month of operations in its newly-leased 30,000-square-foot warehouse distribution center in Vista. The move to the food bank’s new home completes the second phase of the organization’s North County Hunger Initiative – an aggressive plan established by Food Bank officials to double the amount of food and…

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Heavenly Chia brand donates 5,500 plant-based meals to the North County Food Bank

The North County Food Bank was on the receiving end of a generous donation from Dailey Foods, a family-owned and operated plant-based food company, which calls San Luis Obispo, California home. Dailey Foods stopped by the North County Food Bank’s newly leased warehouse in Vista to deliver 5,500 Heavenly Chia meals, which will be distributed…

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