Twin Lakes Food Bank has to take some new measures due to the coronavirus. For two weeks they're going to be doing a drive through experience, so people don't get out of their cars. They are also asking people to stop hording things. Grocery stores are connected to food banks, so the excess food gets donated to them, which makes it possible for them to run... They're getting super impacted by this and at a time where people need it most. Watch Good Day Sacramento video.
Folsom’s Twin Lakes Food Bank held a ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday, Feb. 11, to unveil a box truck purchased with funds raised during the charitable organization’s annual dinner auction in November. Continue reading the Folsom Telegraph article.
Oak Ridge High School cafeteria is hosting a community event where you can buy a bowl of soup served in a hand decorated bowl to raise funds in the fight against food insecurity. Watch the video from Good Day Sacramento.
Designing Dreams Flooring and Remodeling blessed the food bank with a bathroom remodel. Watch the video on Folsom TV Facebook.
Twin Lakes Food Bank’s annual gala surpassed previous records for both attendance (360 people) and funds raised ($128,000). View photos and event summary from Style Magazine.
The sun was shining and the air was crisp on Monday, Dec. 16, as Folsom’s Twin Lakes Food Bank provided groceries for festive holiday meals and warm blankets to more than 500 local households. More than 50 volunteers, many in Santa hats or reindeer antlers, assembled and distributed packages that included hams or turkeys along with stuffing mix, fresh produce and pies. Continue reading the Folsom Telegraph article.
Twin Lakes Food Bank hosted their annual Thanksgiving meal event on Monday, Nov. 25, where they provided all the necessities to make those less fortunate have a delicious Thanksgiving meal. Continue reading the Folsom Telegraph article.
The annual dinner auction benefiting Folsom’s Twin Lakes Food Bank was held last Friday, Nov. 8, at Lakeside Church and surpassed previous records for both attendance and funds raised with a sell-out crowd of 360 filling the church’s auditorium and raising more than $128,000. Continue reading the rest of the Folsom Telegraph article.
State Assemblyman Kevin Kiley toured Folsom’s Twin Lakes Food Bank Wednesday, Nov. 6, to meet staff and volunteers while observing the day-to-day operations and the ramping up of activities as the organization prepares for the busy Thanksgiving holiday. Continue reading the rest of the Folsom Telegraph article.
The City of Folsom was a buzz in abundance with volunteers of all ages Saturday morning, all giving their time and skills to make the community better in numerous ways. Continue reading the rest of the Folsom Telegraph article.