Over 150,000 Meals Served & 200 Tons of Groceries Distributed Annually

The mission of Loaves and Fishes of Contra Costa is to provide community based food programs and partner services that focus on basic needs. We nourish lives!

Since 1983, we have served over 4.4 million meals to many thousands of hungry people throughout Contra Costa County. We have recruited thousands of volunteers and built an organization that has grown to serving over 150,000 meals and distributes over 200 tons of groceries each year. Learn more...

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Coming this fall:


1. Annual Bocce Tournament in October


2. Annual Poker Tournament in November


Check back for registration for those events in late July.




1. Our Executive Director, David Gerson, will be retiring effective June 30, 2017.  We wish him well but he will be joining the board later this year! 



 2.  Joleen Lafayette, our Development Director, will serve as the interim Executive Director effective July 1, 2017.  Joleen has been with Loaves and Fishes for over 15 years and is its longest serving employee.  We expect a seemless transition!!


 3.  The Annual Event, "A Night Under The Stars" was a huge success.  Thanks to all that attended and those that organized another wonderful night with Loaves and Fishes supporters.


4. The winner of the wine raffle was K Hunt.  Thank you to all those that entered.  






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