21 Jan

Have you Followed the Can?!

Have you Followed the Can?! Canned foods are a BIG DEAL to Food Share and the people we serve. Canned foods stay fresh for many months and even years; they help us to provide more variety in what we offer to our agency and pantry partners, plus, donated cans mean that we don’t have to buy so much food on the expensive open market. The importance of every single can that’s donated via a food drive is the subject...

02 Jul

Food Insecurity

Food Insecurity.Finding the light at the end of the tunnel in Ventura County. Founded in 1978, Food Share of Ventura County is the largest hunger relief organization in Ventura County. Food Share collects, stores, and distributes millions of pounds of food annually to community partners such as food pantries, homeless shelters, and hot meal sites that work directly with people in need. Food Share also provides food direct, via programs like Senior Kit and Kids’ Farmers’ Market and,...