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Santa Maria Times: Foodbank hoping for cash donations for Christmas

As Central Coast residents finish their last-minute Christmas shopping, Foodbank of Santa Barbara County staff hope people will consider gifting cash to the organization so it can continue feeding thousands countywide.

The Foodbank recently announced it has reached the halfway point of serving 1.25 million meals this holiday season by providing healthy food and produce, as well as critical support to 300 hunger-relief nonprofits and programs the agency partners with across Santa Barbara County.

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Lompoc Record: Foodbank hoping for cash donations for Christmas

As Central Coast residents finish their last-minute Christmas shopping, Foodbank of Santa Barbara County staff hope people will consider gifting cash to the organization so it can continue feeding thousands countywide.

The Foodbank recently announced it has reached the halfway point of serving 1.25 million meals this holiday season by providing healthy food and produce, as well as critical support to 300 hunger-relief nonprofits and programs the agency partners with across Santa Barbara County.

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KCOY: Santa Barbara County Foodbank seeking community support

As the year draws to a close, the Foodbank of Santa Barbara County is winding down a major fundraising campaign currently being held to help sustain operations into 2017.

“The goal is $888,000, so we can support our 300 nonprofit agencies and the goal is not quite reached,” said Foodbank Development Coordinator Darlene Chavez. “We’ve managed to to raise $550,000, but we still need $338,000.”

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KEYT: Santa Barbara County Foodbank seeking community support

As the year draws to a close, the Foodbank of Santa Barbara County is winding down a major fundraising campaign currently being held to help sustain operations into 2017.

“The goal is $888,000, so we can support our 300 nonprofit agencies and the goal is not quite reached,” said Foodbank Development Coordinator Darlene Chavez. “We’ve managed to to raise $550,000, but we still need $338,000.”

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Montecito Journal: Stable Table

Jim and Stephanie Sokolove opened their beautiful Montecito estate, just a tiara’s toss from Oprah Winfrey, for the second consecutive year to host the Foodbank of Santa Barbara County’s fifth annual Table of Life beano, co-chaired by Ann Daniel and Nancy Sheldon with a record 250 garden party guests in hats and flats helping raise around $250,000 for the non-profit…

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