Auburn Interfaith Food Closet

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 ...

Reader Input: Teen supplies written word

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 ...

3 miles to fight starvation

A 3-mile walk on Sunday could help supply calories to starving people around the world while it helps Auburnites lose them. According to event secretary Sue Dings, a handful of lo ...

Reader Input: In pouring rain, helpers bloomed

The Auburn Interfaith Food Closet would like to thank and recognize those outside our organization who greatly helped us in our recent move (“Food closet settles into new loc ...

Auburn food closet open for business

The Auburn Interfaith Food Closet opened its doors to the public Monday for the first time in its new location at the Auburn Airport Business Park. Guests slowly filtered in as vo ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Auburn’s food closet open for business; Gathering art supplies for Shriners Hospital; Primary Election update; Where are we at with water?

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: Since its move to the Auburn Airport Business Park, the Auburn Interfaith Food Closet is officially open for business today. Reporter Amy Lobenberg is ...

Reader input: Auburn a giving community

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (LDS) organized, collected donations and then put together 463 men’s and 250 women’s personal hygiene kits with the help ...

Food closet settles into new location near airport

Several volunteers armed with box-loads of food helped the Auburn Interfaith Food Closet move into its new location Friday in the Auburn Airport Industrial Park. The new facilitie ...

Food Closet wins OK to move to airport site

The Auburn Planning Commission unanimously voted on Tuesday to approve a conditional use permit which will allow Auburn Interfaith Food Closet to move to its new location at 12972 ...

Planning panel to weigh in on food bank

Auburn residents will have a chance to weigh in on Tuesday when the Planning Commission holds a public hearing to determine whether the Auburn Interfaith Food Closet should be allo ...

Food stamp cuts trim Auburn-area budgets

With two young children to feed, Auburn’s Alisha David said that food stamps are a crucial part of her family’s budget each month as she goes to Sierra College. David ...

Need for food aid still strong in Placer County

The economic outlook may be brightening, but in Placer County one in eight people are still at risk of going hungry.   That’s the finding of the recent Placer ...

Reader Input: Small town shows big heart

With so much going on in town this past Saturday, the turnout for the Feed the Musical Soul Benefit Concert at the Auburn Event Center was less than stellar. Despite the small crow ...

Music from the Heart, Feed the Musical Soul two ways to help people in Auburn

George Harrison started it with the Concert for Bangladesh. The concept was picked up, refined and expanded upon by Robert Stigwood (Music for UNICEF), Bob Geldof (Live Aid, Live 8 ...

Reader Input: Giving spirit guided drive

Kind thanks once again to the Auburn area community for your giving spirit, this time in response to the annual Stamp Out Hunger food collection. Literally carried out by the Nat ...