Auburn Interfaith Food Closet

Our View: Gold Country Fair Auburn’s own slice of Americana

This is one of the most fun times of the year to be in Auburn. The Gold Country Fair kicks off Thursday with a parade through Downtown Auburn launching a wild weekend of family fr ...

Golf tourney raises $8,400 for food bank

Representatives of the Women of the Winchester Country Club visited the Auburn Interfaith Food Closet recently to present donations totaling more than $8,400. The money was raise ...

Help ‘Stamp Out Hunger,’ fill your mailbox

On Monday, the Auburn food closet provided help to double the number of families it usually serves. That’s why this Saturday’s Stamp Out Hunger campaign is more important tha ...

Town stepped up for pancakes

On behalf of St. Luke’s Episcopal Church I would like to thank all of the businesses who so generously donated to the drawing at our annual Mardi Gras Pancake Festival held Feb. ...

Don’t be done with giving

Almost all citizens of Auburn know about the Auburn Interfaith Food Closet. Everyone also knows the wonderful help they provide for the community. Day after day people needing fo ...

Host Lions give generously

A happy letter … I wanted to thank the Auburn Host Lions for their efforts this year with community involvement. The annual Dan Higgins Award was given to the Boys & Girls Club i ...

Food closet: Need up, donations down

The 45 boxes of food Jim Rutherford pulled out of his truck Tuesday will last for about a week. Rutherford, a volunteer with the Auburn Interfaith Food Closet in Auburn, said he ...

Stuff-a-bus needs community's help

Over the last few days, Auburn Interfaith Food Closet volunteers say they’ve provided about 70 people a day with food. “We’re really going through food fast,” said Barbar ...

Letter carriers’ drive delivering provisions to local food banks

By Gloria Young Journal Staff Writer The National Association of Letter Carriers brings philanthropy to the mailbox Saturday during the annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive. This ...

Food closet going strong

The small house on Richardson Drive in North Auburn is a welcome sight for hundreds who find their way there. In March, the Auburn Interfaith Food Closet served 865 families, incl ...