Folsom Community Raises 220K for Twin Lakes Food Bank at Annual Gala

Reminded of the increasing need in the community, revelers at Twin Lakes Food Bank’s annual gala, hosted last Friday at Lakeside Church, surpassed previous fundraising records by giving more than $220,000 to help feed the hungry throughout the holiday season and into the new year. Continue reading Folsom Telegraph article.

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Folsom Community Raises Over 180K for Twin Lakes Food Bank

The results are still being tallied and a fund-a-need online donation option is open through Sunday, but the annual dinner auction benefiting Folsom’s Twin Lakes Food Bank has already raised more than $180,000 to help feed the hungry throughout the holiday season and into the new year, well above the $130,000 goal set by event organizers. Continue reading the Folsom Telegraph article.

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Food Bank Director Named Woman of the Year

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Folsom resident Lisa Tuter dedicates much of her life to recognizing the needs of others. Last week, now its her turn to receive recognition for her long-appreciated efforts. Tuter, the Twin Lakes Food Bank executive director, was awarded the Woman of the Year honor for State Assembly District 6 by Assemblyman Kevin Kiley at an informal gathering outside the State Capitol last week. Continue reading the Folsom Telegraph article.

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Virtual Gala Nets More Than $133k for Folsom’s Twin Lakes Food Bank

The popular annual dinner auction benefiting Folsom’s Twin Lakes Food Bank that moved online last Friday to allow for easy social distancing raised more than $133,000 that will help the food bank feed the hungry throughout the holiday season and into the new year. Continue reading the Folsom Telegraph article.

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Food Bank Helps Folsom Students Prepare for Starting School

Folsom’s Twin Lakes Food Bank hosted its annual back-to-school event on Monday, providing nearly 200 local students with supplies to start the school year. Supplies included backpacks; Target gift cards to help buy shoes; a bag of groceries with peanut butter, jelly, bread, trail mix and other youth-oriented food. Continue reading the Folsom Telegraph article.

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