The Oregon Food Bank tells us:
In “normal” times OFB feeds about 270,000 people each month and about 92,000 of them are children. Today 1 in 5 households with children 12 and under are experiencing food insecurity.
The coronavirus has closed schools and community centers, creating gaps for countless kids and seniors.
Too many of our neighbors must make choices. Often these sacrifices still don’t keep food on the table. They go to bed hungry, and they wake up hungry.
We can help!
What does your dollar do? The Oregon Food Bank can buy in bulk, so cash gifts go a long way.
Each week, as a part of our Shabbat Services, members of the CBI community address food insecurity and why, now more than ever, our help is so vital…