Auburn Interfaith Food Closet

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 heâ ...

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 ...

Our View: Readers compelled to respond to stories

We routinely publish stories in the Journal about local people who are struggling. What we sometimes neglect to tell is the rest of the story — how the community is inspired by w ...

Food closet receives hearty response from community

On Thursday, Feb. 26, the Auburn Journal featured the Auburn Interfaith Food Closet and how it is helping those in our community who need food. It was a great article and it includ ...

Interfaith Food Closet offers lifeline

Wednesday was a first for Shelly Cobarrubiaz and her boyfriend Carson McNees.The Foresthill couple made the trek into Auburn to seek assistance from the Auburn Interfaith Food Clos ...

Interfaith Food Closet helps many

As fast as food comes to the Auburn Interfaith Food Closet, it goes right out the door to members of the local community who are struggling to pay their bills and eat, too. Last y ...

Our View: Tough times mean prepare to rally

It’s the week before Thanksgiving, and the Auburn area has plenty to be thankful for. Good people, wonderful fall weather and community events — like this weekend’s Mountain ...

Filling a need

The Auburn Interfaith Food Closet turned to the community for help during its Stuff-a-Bus “foodraiser” Saturday — and the community came through. Organizers collected more th ...

Canned, boxed food needed for weekend's Stuff-A-Bus

The Auburn Interfaith Food Closet wants to stuff two buses, floor to ceiling, with boxes, cans and packages of food Saturday — and you can help. The food closet will host its St ...
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