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  • Exciting things happening at St. Matthew's, Sacramento

    River City Food Bank had an open house on Sept. 27 where they celebrated two years (YAY!) of serving at The Center at St. Matthew's.

  • ECS Announces Grantees

    by the Rev. Lucretia Jevne, Episcopal Community Services (ECS) Board President and and Priest in Partnership at St. Brigid, Rio Vista Episcopal Community Services is pleased to announce that the following congregations and programs will receive a Ministry Development Grant.

  • Small Church Serves Poor and Homeless

    by the Rev. Virginia McNeely How can a small church serve the poor and the homeless? Through small programs, of course!

  • Virtual Food Drive

    What is a Virtual Food Drive? by River City Food Bank River City Food Bank’s Virtual Food Drive is the easiest, greenest way to help families, seniors, disabled people, veterans and others in need in our very own community. Help us raise $10,000 by Dec.

  • Harvest for Hunger

    River City Food Bank invites you to their Harvest for Hunger event where you will enjoy a beautiful garden setting, soft jazz from the Joe Mazzaferro Group, a tasty feast of small plates, delicious wine, beer, and other beverages, and bidding on art from Verge Center for the Arts and on special portraits designed for River City Food Bank by artist Kerri Warner. This highly-anticipated fall evening is slated for Friday, September 28 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. and will be held at the elegant Jon Stevenso...

  • River City Food Bank Open House

    for Our Church Supporters by Eileen Thomas,  Executive Director of River City Food Bank At long last, River City Food Bank is able to schedule an Open House for our supporting church partners.  Please join us on Sunday, June 3rd from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm.  Come and see our new location and enjoy some light refreshments.  When: Sunday June 3, 2012 Where: 1800 28th Street (Corner of 28th & R Street) Time: 11:30 am to 1:30 pm Click here for information on how to donate. Click...

  • Walkers Work to End Hunger

    article by the Rev. Deacon Cindy Long of St. Matthew's, Sacramento; photo by Mark Long On Sunday October 9, groups from many faith communities joined together in the annual Sacramento CROP Hunger Walk.

  • River City Food Bank Gets a New Home

    by Eileen Thomas, Executive Director of the River City Food Bank Thanks to the generosity of our community, the River City Food Bank was able to purchase a building without debt. When we counted the donations that spontaneously flowed in between October and January, it matched almost exactly the price we were able to negotiate with the seller. And the new building, 1800 28th Street, formerly owned by the Agency for Hearing, fit our criteria perfectly: - Within Midtown, where many people count on...

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