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Merced County Food Bank

A regional food bank serving local communities where 25.6% of residents are living at or under the federal poverty level. It works with 80 partner agencies to assist over 15,000 people each month.

grants received

Giving Area season amount purpose
food security spring 2018 85,000

general support, $85,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $255,000.00)

food security autumn 2017 49,000

to launch a CalFresh Outreach program, $49,000 per year for two years

food security spring 2017 85,000

general support, $85,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $255,000)

food security spring 2017 175,000

capacity building for infrastructure and partner agency development

food security autumn 2016 49,000

launch a CalFresh Outreach program, $49,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $98,000)

food security spring 2016 85,000

general support, $85,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $255,000)

food security spring 2016 200,000

purchase of 24 ft refrigerated box truck, warehouse equipment, office needs and materials, jumpstart of new campaign