Face Mask Drive

The Foodbank is in need of face masks for volunteers and staff. We are now accepting home made masks at the warehouse on Fridays between 10am-11:30am. Masks should meet CDC requirements and be in a plastic bag when dropped off. Warehouse Locations: 4554 Hollister Ave, Santa Barbara 490 W. Foster Rd, Santa Maria […]

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Foodbank Launches SAFE Food Net Providing “Essential Services” during California Lockdown

The Foodbank of Santa Barbara County continues its work to provide enough healthy food to everyone who needs it in Santa Barbara County as the Covid-19 crisis unfolds. The Foodbank’s initiative is called Safe Access to Food for Everyone (SAFE) Food Net. SAFETY: With notification from Governor Newsom that all of California is on lockdown, the community may […]

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National Guard Steps Up to Distribute Food, Foodbank of Santa Barbara County Clients Swell in Number

Foodbank of Santa Barbara County staff and volunteers are feeding four times more than their usual number of customers, and extra hands have arrived in the form of the California National Guard. In South County, six Guardsmen from the 146th Airlift Wing — and 14 in North County — are helping the Foodbank assemble and distribute the […]

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Foodbank of Santa Barbara County in need of bilingual volunteers for call center

Foodbank of Santa Barbara County in need of bilingual volunteers for call center Call center volunteers will be tasked with answering disaster-related questions, directing clients to food distribution sites, signing up seniors and those with medical needs for food deliveries, and connecting with delivery recipients to let them know when their food will arrive at […]

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FOODBANK PREPARING FOR POSSIBLE LOCAL IMPACTS OF COVID-19 OUTBREAK

Foodbank Preparing for Possible Local Impacts of COVID-19 Outbreak: Focus on Nutrition for Families and Seniors Countywide Disaster Feeding Plan will guide emergency food distribution planning and implementation In light of the anticipated continued spread of COVID-19, as reported by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and leading health organizations and healthcare providers, the Foodbank […]

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Named in 5 Compassionate Organizations Serving Southern California Communities

Established in 2011, Ezvid Wiki has grown from a small user-generated forum into the largest and most comprehensive video wiki on the planet, providing useful, unbiased information and actionable guidance to hundreds of millions of people around the world, in thousands of knowledge categories. About the video wiki: From San Diego to Santa Barbara, too […]

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