July 21 – Aug 1 Help us win $10,000. Vote once a day!

Are we your favorite cause?We’re finalists in the KSBY and PG&E “Your Favorite Charity” contest! We could win $10,000 to move our community from hunger to health. Will you vote for us? Please vote here. Please vote every day now through August 1st and ask friends to vote, too. Use @FoodbankSB #KSBY and #PGE4ME on social […]

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foodtweeks™ Finds Partner in Foodbank of Santa Barbara County in Providing Nutritious Ways to End Hunger

http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/2068907 California food bank receives donations from free mobile app. STAMFORD, CT, July 22, 2014 — foodtweeks, a free app that combines weight management with feeding the hungry, announced that the Foodbank of Santa Barbara County in Santa Barbara, CA has joined the ranks of foodtweeks-affiliated food banks. With the Foodbank of Santa Barbara County […]

foodtweeks™ Finds Partner in Foodbank of Santa Barbara County in Providing Nutritious Ways to End Hunger

https://www.prbuzz.com/health-a-fitness/242627-foodtweeks-finds-partner-in-foodbank-of-santa-barbara-county-in-providing-nutritious-ways-to-end-hunger.html STAMFORD, CT – foodtweeks™, a free app that combines weight management with feeding the hungry, announced that the Foodbank of Santa Barbara County in Santa Barbara, CA has joined the ranks of foodtweeks™-affiliated food banks. With the Foodbank of Santa Barbara County reportedly feeding 1 in 4 people in the community, receiving donations from […]

Ameriprise Financial Awards $10,000 Grant to Foodbank of Santa Barbara County

http://www.noozhawk.com/article/ameriprise_financial_awards_10000_grant_to_foodbank By Erin Bushey for Ameriprise Financial | Published on 07.17.2014 1:58 p.m. Judy Pirkowitsch The Foodbank of Santa Barbara County has been awarded a $10,000 grant by Ameriprise Financial to help feed hungry families in the Santa Barbara area. Ameriprise selected the Foodbank of Santa Barbara County for the award in support of its mission to solve domestic hunger. […]

Free lunch programs available in Lompoc this summer

Angelina Betone, 6, enjoys her lunch at the Boys & Girls Club of Lompoc Valley. http://www.lompocrecord.com/news/local/free-lunch-programs-available-in-lompoc-this-summer/article_d3f264d4-900b-5ffb-baa5-9cfa3e8278bd.html Gianna Cruet [email protected] As part of its effort to reach out to children in Lompoc, the Foodbank of Santa Barbara County is currently offering free, healthy lunches around town this summer. The Foodbank took over the Summer Food Service […]

Santa Barbara County Food Bank deals with produce shortage

Charlie Misra, KSBY News http://www.ksby.com/news/santa-barbara-county-food-bank-deals-with-produce-shortage/ The drought is affecting nearly everyone and many organizations, including the Foodbank of Santa Barbara County. Its clients are getting less fresh produce because of the state’s water shortage. Since the Foodbank of Santa Barbara County is part of the California Association of Food Banks, it receives much of its […]

Legal Community Kicking Off Food from the Bar Drive to Benefit Foodbank’s Picnic in the Park Program

http://www.noozhawk.com/article/food_from_the_bar_drive The Santa Barbara legal community is pleased to announce the kick-off of its fourth annual Food from the Bar Drive from 5:30 to 7 p.m. this upcoming Tuesday, July 1, at the Intermezzo Bar & Café at 819 Anacapa St. Food from the Bar is a unique opportunity for legal organizations in Santa Barbara to come […]

Statewide Drought Impacts Food Bank Programs

http://www.sbfoundation.org/pages/news-and-resources/statewide-drought-impacts-food-bank-programs Food distribution agencies are experiencing reduced supplies of fresh produce as a result of the statewide drought. According to the United States Drought Monitor, Santa Barbara County entered a category D-4 Exceptional Drought in February this year. The Foodbank of Santa Barbara County is already experiencing the effects of the projected three-year drought in […]