Shelter For All

Denny lives at Nightingale Health Sanctuary in Eugene, a self-governed, village-style community that provides a safe place for people who are unsheltered. She is also a diner at FOOD for Lane County’s Dining Room. Nightingale Health Sanctuary is hosting an Open House and Awareness Fundraiser on Sunday, March 13, from noon to 3pm. Please join them for food, music and tours…. Read more »

Chef’s Night Out Tickets $65 only until 2/29!

General admission tickets to Chefs’ Night Out are only $65 – but on Tuesday, March 1 the price will increase to $75. Get your tickets now! Imagine visiting all your favorite restaurants in one evening and not only eating amazing food, but getting to visit with the chefs as well. For “foodies” it is a… Read more »

Thank you Dutch Bros!

Dutch Bros. Coffee celebrated “Dutch ‘Luv’ Day” this Valentine’s Day by hosting a fundraiser at each of its locations in Lane County. $1 from each drink sold on Sunday, Feb. 14, will be donated directly to FOOD for Lane County. Thank you Dutch Bros.! Together, Lane County locations raised $10,000 – enough for FFLC to… Read more »

Legislative Action Day, February 9

On Tuesday, February 9, Oregon Food Bank Network staff and volunteers were in Salem advocating to leadership for an additional $10 million total for Emergency Housing Account ($8 million) and State Homeless Assistance Program ($2 million). Oregon is in a housing crisis. Homes and rents are unaffordable for too many Oregonians, and many more are… Read more »

Thank you Eugene Disc Golf Club Ice Bowl 2016!

Thanks to all the players, donors and sponsors, Eugene Disc Golf Club Ice Bowl 2016 raised $1,892 for FOOD For Lane County! That’s 5,676 meals for people who need a helping hand. Great job everybody! We had players from Bend, Newport, Corvallis and Salem all show up to have fun and support the cause. EDGC… Read more »

Get your cheese on!

FFLC is partnering with 18 local restaurants February 1–15 for the 2nd Annual Grilled Cheese Experience. Each restaurant will serve a “grilled cheese” themed menu item for 15 days. A portion of the proceeds from each cheesy item will benefit FFLC. Presented by Kendall Auto Group. Agate Alley Bistro • The Bier Stein Bottleshop &… Read more »

CCS Winter Clothing Drive – Help others stay warm!

Winter Clothing Drive Help others stay warm • Donate Your donations of warm clothing will be distributed free of charge by Catholic Community Services to homeless and low-income families at its community service centers in Eugene and Springfield. Drive runs from January 15th through February 15th, although CCS gladly accepts donations year-round. CCS is collecting:… Read more »

Closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day FOOD for Lane County’s warehouse, offices and Dining Room will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Monday, January 18. We will re-open on Tuesday, January 19, 2016.

Charitable Giving Incentives Made Permanent

There is still time to make your end gift to FFLC. Make your gift now or postmark your check for December 31, 2015. In December, both houses of Congress voted to make permanent key tax incentives that promote, encourage and reward charitable giving. This historic legislation included three critical provisions that motivate small businesses to… Read more »