Volunteers cook and deliver vegan burritos, water, fruit and dog food directly to people at encampments in East Oakland. The group celebrates its second anniversary with another delivery this weekend.
After eight years of fighting food waste while training, hiring and nourishing underserved communities in Alameda, the nonprofit catering company is ready to expand.
There are 24,000 people in Berkeley who are “food insecure.” With the increased space, BFN hopes to reach many of them.
A partnership between Mira Vista United Church of Christ and Planting Justice is saving the former Adachi Nursery from becoming the community’s 14th gas station.