Blog: Hunger in Oregon

Bake to End Hunger: the reason behind the event

Chefs think about food all day, every day–as they cook scrumptious treats, eat, share their concoctions. So, it’s no surprise that for many in the culinary industry, the issue of hunger in Oregon is one that is close to their hearts.

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Joint Statement: House Farm Bill would Increase Hunger in Oregon

Organizations across Oregon are calling on U.S. Representatives to reject a Farm Bill that was passed yesterday by the U.S. House Agriculture Committee.

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Announcing Bake to End Hunger 2018!

Bake to End Hunger helps Partners for a Hunger-Free Oregon engage in our critical work to ensure Oregon children and families have access to food every day, all year.

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We're in Give!Guide

We're in Give!Guide this year! So many thanks to our generous sponsors Think Real EstateElephants Delicatessen and Teutonic Wine Company.

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Oregon Schools Step Up to the Breakfast Challenge

Each school day, more than 275,000 kids eat school lunch in Oregon, but less than half of those kids make it to breakfast. The third annual November School Breakfast Challenge is a way to encourage kids and families to participate in school breakfast if it works for them.

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H-FLI alum featured at Portland Art Museum

H-FLI alum Joshua Thomas will be featured this Fall in the Portland Art Museum's Object Stories gallery.

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Application Assistance Volunteers connect seniors to SNAP!

A few months ago, we put a call out for volunteers to “help end senior hunger” and connected with five volunteers in Portland who were up to the task.

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The 2017 Legislative Session is over. Here's where we stand.

The 2017 Oregon state legislative session is over. With your support—your calls, your emails, and your stories—we were able to accomplish a lot. But in a tough budget scenario, there were also significant missed opportunities. Here's what happened at the Oregon State Capitol for the advancement of a well-fed and economically stable Oregon...

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Summer Meals and Fun at Gresham Library

On July 12, Gresham Library hosted a Summer Meals celebration that included music, games, superheroes and more.

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Applications are open for H-FLI!

Applications are open to apply for the 2017-2018 cohort of the Hunger-Free Leadership Institute (H-FLI).

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