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 be assured that all Foodbank distributions and volunteer service fall into the sanctioned category of “essential services” and community members may participate with the full support of the State of California, and the Santa Barbara County Emergency Operations Center, Public Health Department, and Sheriff’s Department 

Read the full article by the Santa Barbara Independent here.