A Day of Service at the Food Bank

Tue, Nov 15 • 5:21 am

Alameda County Community Food Bank

With the harvest season here, the Green Team and the Ministry of Outreach, Mission and Service (OMS) will again sponsor a service day at the Alameda County Community Food Bank, located at 7900 Edgewater Dr. in Oakland, Saturday, November 5 from 1–4 pm. 

We will sort food for distribution to nearly one in five Alameda County residents. The Food Bank distributes more than 2 million pounds of food every month to alleviate persistent hunger in Alameda County, serves as a clearinghouse for food for nonprofit agencies, and distributes food to 240 member agency partners—food pantries, soup kitchens (hot meals), child-care centers, senior centers, after-school programs and other community-based organizations—more than 50% of it in the form of fresh fruits and vegetables. 

Please sign up at worship on October 23 or 30, or email Paul Chapman. We have spots for 20 volunteers.

7900 Edgewater Drive, Oakland CA

Paul Chapman