CAFB PACKS A PUNCH IN SACRAMENTO

 CAFB PACKS A PUNCH IN SACRAMENTO

The California Association of Food Banks team arrived early on an unusually cold morning in Sacramento to set up for Capitol Action Day on April 18. They arranged tables, chairs, and breakfast under the tent just in time for the arrival of food bank members, who grabbed cups of hot tea and coffee to battle the chill. CAFB Executive Director Sue Sigler welcomed the attendees and thanked them for their presence, sharing that “our work has never been so important.”

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Farm Fresh Produce with CalFresh

Farm Fresh Produce with CalFresh

In collaboration with Sacramento International Rescue Committee’s (IRC) New Roots Farm, Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services (SFBFS) provides weekly farm fresh produce to individuals and families who use CalFresh at a discounted rate.

New Roots Farm is a five-acre plot in West Sacramento and is farmed by resettled refugees.

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An Amazing Summer - One Intern's Perspective

Sahil Dayal was a CalFresh Outreach intern this past summer. Here at Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services (SFBFS), he gained invaluable experience, such as expanding his language skills and teaching clients how to apply for CalFresh and buy nutritious, fresh foods. Sahil is currently studying Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at UC Davis. Here is a testimonial about his time as an intern at SFBFS:

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