MAY 2020

Edible San Diego – May 26: Restaurants are rescuing food with MealConnect

San Diego County News – May 25: Feeding San Diego awards food rescue van to Brother Benno

Connect San Diego – May 25: Enjoy a San Diego Brew

Times of San Diego – May 23: Feeding San Diego awards food rescue van to Brother Benno to increase hunger relief in North County

Borrego Sun – May 22: Multiple groups support the Julian Community

West Coaster SD – May 22: Ballast Point and Padres Foundation partner to support Feeding San Diego’s COVID-19 response

Beer Alien – May 22: The Padres & Ballast Point donate to Feeding San Diego

San Dieg0 Union-Tribune – May 20: News and notes from County Supervisor Dianne Jacob

Giving Back Magazine – May 2020: Feeding San Diego stepping up in time of crisis

Times of San Diego – May 19: Feeding San Diego partners with Union of Pan Asian Communities for food distribution in City Heights

Nasdaq – May 18: California Bank & Trust processes more than 8,400 PPP loan applications, funding nearly $1.62 billion thus far

HFM – May 18: San Diego Unified School District feeds students

The Gold Wire – May 17: The SCPGA Foundation makes an additional $5,000 donation to Feeding America

Osidenews – May 16: Feeding San Diego and Courage to Call increase food planned for distribution today by 50%

Fox5 San Diego – May 16: Food distributed to 600 military families impacted by COVID-19

SD Uptown News – May 15: Feeding San Diego purchases unusual amount of food

Ranch & Coast – May 14: Community Resource Center provides emergency food, housing assistance, and safe shelter

Borrego Sun – May 13: Foodbank frenzy

La Jolla Light – May 13: La Jolla Light News Nuggets: COVID-19 research, school fundraiser, parks master plan and more

Osidenews – May 13: Feeding San Diego awards new food rescue van to Bread of Life rescue mission

San Diego County News – May 12: Feeding San Diego awards new food rescue van to Bread of Life Rescue Mission

SD News – May 12: Daily Briefing – North Harbor Drive being repaved, La Jolla ramp closure postponed, November ballot proposals

The Atlantic – May 6: Food banks can’t go on like this

Head Butler – May 5: Surviving the pandemic: A Mother’s Day like no other

Ranch & Coast – May 5: #GivingTuesdayNow: Ranch & Coast’s Giving Guide

Finanzen – May 5: Classy unveils interactive real-time giving hub for nonprofits and donors in honor of #GivingTuesdayNow

San Diego County News – May 5: Feeding San Diego joins #GivingTuesdayNow in urgent need for food assistance across San Diego County

SD News – May 5: T-shirt fundraiser for dogs and cats, Pacific Beach Farmers Market to open, Ocean Beach optometrist donates masks

Channel 933 – May 5: San Diego charities who need help during coronavirus restrictions

SF Gate – May 5: The GHT Companies launch nutrition-based consumer program and non-profit fundraising campaign

San Diego Union-Tribune – May 4: 1,500 bouquets sent to say thank you

Osidenews – May 4: James M. Cox Foundation donates $25,000 to Feeding San Diego

KUSI News – May 4: Switchfoot BRO-AM launches Feeding San Diego home food challenge

Classy – May 4: How to celebrate #GivingTuesdayNow with Classy

Times of San Diego – May 4: Feeding San Diego buys 125 truckloads of food to address hunger amid COVID-19

CSUSM Chronicle – May 2: ASI Cougar Pantry provides food for students during pandemic

The Californian – May 1: Volunteer opportunities

The Coast News – May 1: Animal shelters see increase in adoptions, foster pets

Times of San Diego – May 1: Cox Foundation donates $25,000 to Feeding San Diego

SF Gate – May 1: Lincoln Military Housing partners with operation homefront to bring military families essential items during COVID-19

APRIL 2020

San Diego Business Journal – April 29: Suja Juice donates over 7,500 bottles of juice to Feeding San Diego

SD News – April 29: Gov. Newsom may close all beaches, state parks on Friday, SDUSD earns Silver Level Green Ribbon award

La Jolla Light – April 29: Local students talk about the world with international peers in virtual Model UN

Coronado Times – April 29: Score even more bingo prizes with San Diego Loyal Soccer Club

MSN – April 28: More local distilleries donating and selling sanitizer

KUSI News – April 27: Feeding San Diego establishes additional emergency distribution sites

The Sun Southwestern College – April 25: 400 military families receive food at SWC drive-thru

San Diego County News – April 25: Feeding San Diego increasing food distributions across San Diego county

San Diego County News – April 25: Nearly 90 percent of San Diego Unified students connected to Distance Learning

Activist Post – April 25: Over 40% Of San Diego residents turned to food banks last month

Times of San Diego – April 25: San Diego County coronavirus developments on Saturday, April 25

Times of San Diego – April 25: Food distributed to 1,200 households at Friars Road Stadium

Fox5 San Diego – April 25: Food distributed to 1,200 families affected by COVID-19

San Diego Unified – April 24: Nearly 90 percent of San Diego Unified students connected to schools ahead of distance learning launch on Monday, April 27

Workplace Fairness – April 24: San Diego and Imperial Counties Labor Council launches food assistance program

Specialty Food – April 24: The Impact of COVID-19: Q&A with Barons Market’s Shemirani

CCC News – April 23: Making sure students can get SNAP benefits during crisis

Osidenews – April 23: Feeding San Diego launches additional emergency distribution sites

Goldrushcam – April 23: U.S. Senators Kamala D. Harris, Kirsten Gillibrand and Bernie Sanders Announce Bill To Fight Hunger, Help Families Afford Food Amid Economic Crisis

San Diego Union-Tribune – April 22: Commentary: As farmers markets reopen, here’s how you can help small businesses in San Diego

Public Now – April 22: Calpine Corporation partners with local California food banks and organizations donates over $500,000

Magic 92.5 – April 22: Feeding San Diego with Jagger & Kristi

Converge Media – April 22: Interview: Drew Shirley talks hope, the tension between art and commerce, and family

KBPS – April 21: Some city parks reopening, with rules

MSN – April 21: Fort Oak and Jeune et Jolie restart takeout service

10News – April 21: San Diego firefighters donating $57K to local groups

Perishable News – April 20: Dole Food Company gives 2.2 Million pounds of fresh produce to communities in need

NBC San Diego – April 18: SoundDiego Pod EP9: “This Will Sound Like a Humble-Brag, So I Apologize…” — Switchfoot’s Drew Shirley

Velo news – April 17: Everesting for a cause

Patch – April 16: San Diego County schools don’t want kids going hungry but fear they’re not always succeeding

KUSI News – April 16: Feeding San Diego responds and Labor Council enter 4th week of helping local families

KUSI News – April 16: San Diego Hunger Coalition partners with school districts to provide meals during the COVID-19 pandemic

NBC News – April 16: As unemployment grows, Americans struggle to get food on the table

KUSI News – April 16: Cyclists go the extra mile to make a difference in the Encinitas Food Drive Thru

MSN – April 15: Puesto providing industry care packages and other feel-good stories

OSIDENEWS – April 15: Wounded Warrior Homes feeds veterans and their service dogs with food pantry

NBC San Diego – April 15: Feeding San Diego launches new partnership with Armed Services YMCA to increase meal delivery for military children and teens

The Shelby Report – April 13: Bumble Bee Seafood donates $1M in products to Feeding America

INEWSOURCE – April 13: San Diego County schools don’t want kids going hungry but fear they’re not always succeeding

Alianza North County – April 13: Resources for everyone during COVID 19 quarantine

SGT Report – April 13: America’s “Food Lines” are being measured in miles as desperation sets in all over the country

KPBS – April 13: SD food banks, nonprofits scramble to address overwhelming food need

KBPS – April 13: Some San Diego County families aren’t taking advantage of free school meals

KUSI News – April 12: San Diego County COVID-19 cases rises to 1,804

Mynewsla – April 12: San Diego COVID-19 toll stands at 45 with no new deaths

Patch – April 12: Coronavirus In SD County: No new deaths reported Easter Sunday

Fox 5 San Diego – April 11: Volunteers hand out food to over 1,000 families in need

San Diego Business Journal – April 11: Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa, ProduceGood to help food insecure

San Diego Union-Tribune – April 11: San Diegans urged to stay the course with peak of pandemic locally still on horizon

Pop Culture – April 11: Food banks running out of supplies across the US

San Diego Magazine – April 10: The new face of hunger relief

Voice of San Diego – April 10: Morning Report: San Diego is flattening the curve

Newson6 – April 10: Bumble Bee Seafood donates $1 Million in products to Feeding America for COVID-19 relief efforts

Surfline – April 9: How surfers are helping during the coronavirus pandemic 

NBC News – April 7: COVID-19 crisis heaps pressure on nation’s food banks

Yahoo – April 7: The Vertex Foundation commits $5 Million to support global COVID-19 pandemic response

NBC San Diego – April 6: Help local musicians featured on the San Diego pandemic playlist

San Diego Business Journal – April 5: San Diego nonprofits partner with Lyft

San Diego Union-Tribune – April 4: With no Final Four, Bill Walton has more time to work to help others

San Diego Downtown News – April 3: Nonprofits scrambles to bring food to medically fragile in isolation

Connect San Diego – April 2: Stronger Together: San Diego stories

The San Diego Union-Tribune – April 2: South County/East County COVID information

KUSI – April 2: Helen Woodward Animal Center extending pet and human food distributions through April

The San Diego Union-Tribune – April 2: Free Farmers Markets switch to weekly distributions

The San Diego Union-Tribune – April 1: Where to get food supplies during the COVID-19 pandemic

Fox5 San Diego – April1: Map: Emergency food distribution sites ready to help families

NBC San Diego – April 1: How can seniors get help during the pandemic? A resource guide

MARCH 2020

The Coast News – March 31: Feeding San Diego ramps up meal distribution efforts

KPBS – March 28: Emergency food drive-through looks to relieve pressure from local food distribution sites

San Diego County News – March 28: Feeding San Diego launches emergency federal nutrition sites for youth in response to COVID-19

NBC7 San Diego – March 27: Virtual Food Drive

USL Network – March 27: USL eCup – What we’re playing for

Bravewords – March 27: As I Lay Dying release “Destruction or Strength” single in support of road crew and Feeding San Diego charity

CBS8 – March 26: Feeding San Diego increases distributions in East County amid COVID-19 crisis

The San Diego Union-Tribune – March 26: COVID-19 claims life of third county resident; fifth cluster reported

Del Mar Times – March 26: Helen Woodward Animal Center kicks off pet food assistance program

WLTX19 – March 26: Coronavirus in San Diego and California: Latest updates and news

NBC7 San Diego – March 26: Resources available for San Diegans affected by the coronavirus outbreak

NBC7 San Diego – March 26: Animal shelters distributing free pet food to financially challenged owners

The San Diego Union-Tribune – March 25: Ramona Cares: QuaranTEENS deliver

Blog San Diego – March 25: How to support San Diego’s local businesses 

South Bay Community Services – March 25: Free food for families in need

San Diego Business Journal – March 25: Nonprofit adjusts its services to meet food needs during pandemic

KUSI – March 24: Feeding San Diego continues to help feed the community amid COVID-19 outbreak

The San Diego Union-Tribune – March 24: Despite the coronavirus, some San Diego animal shelters are still doing pet adoptions and other services

LATF USA – March 23: Helen Woodward Animal Center launches pet food drive-through assistance

East County Magazine – March 22: Hungry or know someone who is? Emergency food distributions announced countywide

San Diego Business Journal – March 22: Nonprofit adjusts its services to meet food needs during pandemic

San Diego Business Journal – March 22: Feeding San Diego continues services, distributions continue throughout county

San Diego County News – March 21: Feeding San Diego serves the community during stay-at-home order issued by the state

Del Mar Times – March 21: SD Mayor calls on San Diegans to give blood, food, compassion

San Diego Uptown News – March 20: Feeding San Diego sets up emergency food banks

OSideNews – March 20: COVID-19 and Hunger Relief in San Diego

The San Diego Union-Tribune – March 20: Senior meals still available at sites countywide

The San Diego Union-Tribune – March 20: Resources to help cope with coronavirus

The San Diego Union-Tribune – March 20: Commentary: Getting the San Diego grocery experience back on track

NBC7 San Diego – March 19: How to help in San Diego County during the Coronavirus pandemic

Connect San Diego – March 19: Coronavirus – How you can help? 

ABC10 – March 19: San Diego food distribution centers, restaurants feeding locals for free

NBC7 San Diego – March 19: Hundreds line up for food, diapers

The San Diego Union-Tribune – March 18: The New Normal: Local ‘Top Chef’ competitors prep for series premiere as restaurant industry lays in ruins

Edible San Diego – March 18: COVID-19 Community Resource Guide: How to access free food, health care & other services in San Diego County

Eater San Diego – March 18: Gaslamp Restaurant Group giving away food to first responders

NBC7 San Diego – March 18: Organizations struggling to keep food pantries full

March 18 – Feeding San Diego Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response Press Conference 

KUSI – March 18: Find Feeding San Diego’s food distribution sites near you

SDBJ – March 18: Feeding San Diego announces food distribution

Loma Verde Elementary – March 17: COVID-19 Food distribution information

CBS8 – March 17: Feeding San Diego discusses food distribution options

10News – March 17: Feeding San Diego adding more pickup locations

KPBS – March 17: San Diego Food Banks prioritize meals for seniors as Coronavirus increases demand

The San Diego Union-Tribune – March 17: Feeding San Diego launches new emergency food distribution sites

Fox5 San Diego – March 16: City schools announce learning program, meal options for kids stuck at home

CBS8 – March 16: San Diego school officials discuss learning opportunities, meal distribution amid school closures

KPBS – March 16: San Diego Unified’s food distribution sites are open for business

KUSI – March 16: Feeding San Diego committed to ensuring every San Diegan has a nutritious meal

10News – March 16: Food banks deal with impact of Coronavirus

KUSI – March 14: Feeding San Diego is offering essentials to those in need amidst coronavirus concerns

The San Diego Union-Tribune – March 13: Commentary: Why closing San Diego Unified was not an easy decision for us

KBPS – March 13: San Diego Unified Officials detail plans for school closures to stem Coronavirus

NBC7 San Diego – March 12: The worst brings out the best in San Diegans

NBC7 San Diego – March 10: San Diego City College receives grant for student homeless and housing program

Readers Digest – March: Why are Military Families on Food Stamps?


KUSI News – February 13: The Kraft Heinz Company donates $20,000 grant to Feeding San Diego

Times of San Diego – February 13: Feeding San Diego Gifted $20K from Kraft Heinz Co.

San Diego Business Journal – February 13: Feeding San Diego Gets Grant from Kraft Heinz Co.


Del Mar Times – January 31: San Diego Jewish Academy gives back to the community and beyond

San Diego County News – January 22: Feeding San Diego raise over five million meals for children and families facing hunger

San Diego Magazine – January 21: United Way and Serving Seniors Celebrate Big Birthdays – Plus Academy of Our Lady of Peace students help needy families, Feeding San Diego’s record-breaking fundraising campaign, and the introduction of a new children’s charity coalition

KUSI News – January 21: Feeding San Diego helping veterans and military families in need

KUSI News – January 12: Vince Hall testifies before Congress on behalf of veterans facing hunger

10News – January 9: Feeding San Diego CEO visits Washington, D.C.

KUSI News – January 9: Feeding San Diego CEO gives Congress testimony on veteran food insecurity

NBC7 San Diego – January 9: Feeding San Diego CEO testifies before Congress

10News – January 9: Feeding San Diego CEO visits Washington D.C.

KPBS – January 9: Feeding San Diego CEO testifies before Congress on hunger among veterans


Thirstymag – December 19: Deck the hall with 8 holidays cocktails in San Diego

Windemere Foundation – December 18: Good tidings we bring, with turkeys and things!

KPBS – December 13: How San Diego schools fight hunger during the holidays

KFMB TV – December 13: Millennium Health makes big donation to Feeding San Diego

10News – December 12: MealConnect app helps reduce food waste through food rescue

The Daily Aztec – December 11: Professor creates food pantry for struggling students

SDG&E News – December 7: SDG&E employees embrace the season of giving

San Diego Downtown News – December 6: Seaport Village’s ‘Coastal Christmas’

Friar Wire – December 6: Padres Holiday Giving tour set to return in 2019

10News – December 3: Month of a Million Meals Telethon recap and thank you to Bob and Marion Wilson

10News – December 3: Month of a Million Meals: Volunteer coordinator leads with passion

10News – December 3: Feeding San Diego COO speaks on effort to aid San Diegans

10News – December 3: Sam Duke, Volunteer Manager, Feeding San Diego feature interview for Month of a Million Meals

10News – December 2: Feeding San Diego food distribution site in North County helps fight food insecurity

10News – December 2: Feeding San Diego helps military families facing food insecurity

10News – December 2: Feeding San Diego gives kids and families access to free healthy food


College of Professional Studies and Fine Arts – November: School of Theatre, Television, and Film launches food pantry for students

Giving Back Magazine – November: Teams for good

Edible Magazine – November: Friends with benefits: An officer and a director

Fooshya – November 28: Meals, housing insecurities at a disaster level

The San Diego Union-Tribune – November 27: College students are disproportionately experiencing hunger

San Diego Magazine – November 27: Six food things I’m grateful for

The Village Visionary – November 22: Working toward a hunger-free and healthy San Diego – with Feeding San Diego

San Diego Mom’s Blog – November 20: Exercises of gratitude: Three easy ways to practice gratitude with your child

Giving Back Magazine – November 18: 10 things about Vince Hall and Feeding San Diego

NBC Los Angeles – November 18: You can provide help 4 the hungry along with NBC4

Aya Health Care – November 18: Giving back from the heart — With Aya, it’s personal

KUSI News – November 16: Feeding San Diego has launched a new food rescue program called MealConnect

NBC San Diego – November 7: New app creates ‘Virtual Food Bank’ in San Diego County

KPBS – November 5: New app will help fight hunger in San Diego County

Patch – November 5: Cox Charities awards $100,000 in grants to San Diego nonprofits

10News – November 5: New app fighting food waste in San Diego, helping rescue food from restaurants

San Diego Union-Tribune – November 5: App connects restaurants with leftover food to service that feeds people in need


San Diego County News – October 17: Feeding San Diego receives Caterpillar Foundation grant to fight hunger in San Diego county

The Shelby Report – October 14: Sprouts farmers market to open in Vista, California

Travel Breaking News – October 10: Foundation awards $47,000 in grants to 13 nonprofits

Credit Union Insight – October 1: Credit union industry thought leader is (literally) climbing for charity

Giving Back Magazine – October 1: An innovative approach to an old problem


The San Diego Union-Tribune – September 24: Feeding San Diego receives $500,000 in state grant


Times of San Diego – August 28: Starbucks grants $150,000 to Feeding San Diego to end hunger

Del Mar Times – August 28: Teen volunteers in action SD-2 Chapter Kick-off event

San Diego Magazine – August 22: Meet the COO of Feeding San Diego

San Diego Magazine – August 20: The volunteer diaries: Nancy Kane

The San Diego Union-Tribune – August 6: Summer means hunger for 1 in 6 San Diego Children. Feeding San Diego’s Summer Meals Program aims to feed those kids.

JULY 2019

KUSI News – July 24: Supplemental security income recipients can now apply for Calfresh benefits

10News – July 23: Thousands of San Diego senior citizens now eligible for food stamps

The San Diego Union-Tribune – July 22: SSI recipients can apply for CalFresh under new law

NBC News – July 12 – Why are many of America’s military families going hungry?

Times of San Diego – July 11: Feeding San Diego raises more than 1M meals through fuel for summer campaign

Undead Walking – July: AMC’s The Walking Dead teams with Feeding San Diego at Comic-Con

Ranch & Coast Magazine – July: BRO-AM Benefit Party 2019