Alameda Food Bank

Local Events Around Town

Sep 02,2022

Saturday, Sept. 3 & Sunday, Sept. 4
The Foodbank Players production of Shakespeare’s Hamlet — In person, 5:30 p.m.; Healing Garden (1435 Webster St.)

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The Food Bank Players' Hamlet Postponed

Aug 25,2022

The Food Bank Players announced recently that they had to postpone the last two dates for their production of Shakespeare's Hamlet after several cast members were diagnosed with COVID-19. The last two shows were scheduled for Saturday, August 27 and Sunday, Aug. 28.

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How Food Banks Help Address California’s Biggest Problems

Apr 14,2022

If you ask most Californians to name the state’s biggest problems, climate change and homelessness are bound to make the list. Food insecurity probably wouldn’t, but while addressing this issue, the state’s food banks are helping solve higher profile problems in our state.

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Courtesy Photo &nbsp&nbsp Volunteers load food into a car at the drive-through food bank.

Food Bank to Remain at Alameda Point

Sep 03,2020

What was supposed to be a temporary relocation of the Alameda Food Bank (AFB) has moved its operations to its warehouse on Alameda Point is looking like a much longer-term arrangement.

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Government Must Retain Compassion

Dec 20,2019

The federal government is preparing a lump of coal for the stockings of more than 3.7 million people nationwide in the form of a reduction in food stamp benefits.

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Food Bank’s Mobile Unit Delivers

Oct 31,2019

The Alameda Food Bank’s Mobile Pantry makes monthly visits to Esperanza Apartments, a subsidized housing facility operated by the Alameda Housing Authority.

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