Auburn Interfaith Food Closet

Bus route to Auburn give new link to services

The journey from Downtown Auburn to social services near the airport can be dangerous on foot or bicycle, but a cooperative effort between the city and county will soon make it as ...

“Walk to Stock the Closet”

“Walk to Stock the Closet” is Auburn’s own “Run to feed the hungry.”  The Auburn Interfaith Food Closet has organized a 5k walk/run for this Tha ...

New North Auburn bus route closer to bringing needy to food bank

A new bus route that would link Auburn’s needy with a non-profit North Auburn food closet has the Placer County Board of Supervisors blessing. Now it needs approval from the ...

Auburn Interfaith Food Closet deals with demand drop-off

The Auburn Interfaith Food Closet is experiencing a drop in the number of families and individuals coming to its North Auburn facility for food. But for board president Sandy Bass ...

Museum for North Auburn’s WWII DeWitt General Hospital?

The Placer County Government Center could soon have an onsite museum to tell its history. Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery said Monday that she has been working behind the scenes fo ...

Reader input: ‘Thank you’ to letter carriers

May 10 marked the 22nd anniversary of the National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive. This year’s giving by the people of Auburn resulted in over 7 ...

Businesses lobby to put airport on bus route

Several local businesses lobbied the Placer County Transportation Planning Agency on Wednesday in an effort to persuade the city and county to change the Placer County Transit bus ...

Reader Input: Company does a good turn

On April 28, Chem Dry of Auburn removed a large spot from the carpet of the Auburn Interfaith Food Closet free of charge. Evidently some unknown item had been spilled on the carp ...

Reader Input: Saturday offers chance to help hungry

Saturday marks the 22nd anniversary of one of America’s great days of giving – the National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive. Letter carrier ...

Food Closet Summer Youth Program motivates Eagle Scout

Stone C. Hoopes, a senior at John Adams Academy in Roseville, was seeking a project in order to become an Eagle Scout. He remembered his participation in the Auburn Interfaith Food ...