food insecurity

Placer Food Bank gets $25,000 grant for ‘Backpack Program’

Throughout Placer Food Bank’s service area, 29,220 children are food insecure, meaning they don’t know where they will get their next meal. This coverage area includes ...

Placer Food Bank’s backpack program feeds hungry kids in Roseville

During the week, a child living in a food-insecure household has access to a free or reduced-price lunch at school. So what happens when the weekend comes? Food insecurity means ...