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Top Volunteers: October 2018

Last year, more than 14,000 people volunteered in the Feeding San Diego distribution center to fight hunger. FSD is truly thankful to these individuals for lending their time and energy to neighbors in need. During October we experienced amazing volunteers from all over the county. Volunteers took on projects including [...]

By |2019-01-18T01:05:43+00:00November 2, 2018|volunteer programs|0 Comments

Disaster Can Strike Anytime-Are You Ready?

Hurricanes, tornados, mass floods; these are not words you hear associated with Southern California. But California is not immune from disasters: we have nearly annual fires, tsunami threats, and (thankfully infrequent) earthquakes. “It’s not an if, but a when. It is only a matter of time until Southern California is [...]

By |2019-01-18T01:05:43+00:00November 1, 2018|disaster response|0 Comments

Runway: Where Fashion Meets Compassion Recap

Bloomingdale’s and Feeding San Diego joined forces during Hunger Action Month to present RUNWAY: Where Fashion meets Compassion.  Attendees met on the 2nd floor of the Fashion Valley Bloomingdale’s where the area was transformed for the much-awaited fashion show. Drinks were poured and appetizers were passed around as guests mingled [...]

By |2018-12-06T09:07:21+00:00October 16, 2018|Events|0 Comments

An Innovative Approach to Getting Food to College Students: Feeding San Diego’s College Partnership Program

From the coast to the desert and all points in between, college students experience hunger. Many students, especially those who attend community colleges, work full time, raise children, and are pursuing second careers. They handle these competing stresses while also facing multiple financial pressures. According to a 2016 HOPE Lab [...]