FISH reduces hunger in our community and responds with compassion to people in crisis.
The hours of the Food Pantry have been expanded. On Mondays and Wednesday the pantry is now open from 1:30 - 3:30 PM. On Thursdays and Fridays it is open from 9:30 - 11:30 AM.
Food drive results: On Saturday 7/18/2015 there was 3,269 pounds of food collected and $1,247.24 in cash donated. This amount of cash far exceeds what we have ever had donated during one of our food drive. Fantastic!!! Thank you to our volunteers and following five local Roseburg grocery stores: Fred Meyer, Grocery Outlet, Sherm's Thunderbird, Safeway and Albertsons.
During August the Roseburg Food Project collected 8,135 pounds of food from 508 donors coordinated by 64 neighborhood coordinators. The next Roseburg Food Project pick up day is SATURDAY October 10th. See you there!!
A big THANK YOU to the students at Jo Lane Middle School for the gifts of time and food to the FISH. Jo Lane Honor Society students regularly help unload and sort food for the Roseburg Food Project on collections days. You're the BEST!!!
The Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation awarded a grant of $10,000 to FISH. What a blessing!!Click on the green bag on the left, above, to learn about the Roseburg Food Project (RFP) on our new webpage. Learn how you can be a donor and/or neighborhood coordinator.
You can check out the September 2015 newsletter by clicking the NEWS tab above.
THANK YOU to the Fish Enhancement Derby for raising over $20,000 on behalf of the FISH Food Pantry. We are honored by their generosity.
Board members and their spouses rolled up their sleeves and did the annual deep cleaning of the pantry on Saturday August 1st.