According to statistics compiled by Oregon Food Bank, last year in Washington County, OFB partner agencies distributed more than 98,000 food boxes(an increase of 123% since the start of the Great Recession0. We believe that together we can work to eliminate hunger and food insecurity.

Ways you can advocate:

  • Educate yourself about hunger and its root causes-read a book; take a class; ask us!
  • Contact our State and federal legislators about hunger issue concerns.
  • Sign up on Oregon Food Bank’s website to receive their Action Alert emails and be notified when legislators are about to vote on hunger related issues.
  • Travel with us to the next OFB Hunger Response Day in Salem
  • Register to vote and VOTE!