Linda Lampe, owner of outreach center My Father’s House and pastor with Hollister Community Outreach, prepares food for Hollister homeless. File photo by John Chadwell.


Hollister Community Outreach offers free food boxes on Sept. 12

Distribution begins at 2 p.m. at Worth Saving thrift store.

When it came to making sure students would be able to eat during these challenging times, SBHS Food Service Coordinator Jim Lewis (back right) said, "We were ready to do what we had to do. There was no question that these kids were going to be fed." Photo provided by Tina Talavera.

Education / Schools

San Benito High School provides meals for children in need

Free food program serves over 1,000 students per day.

Nutrition workers Eva Hernandez, Karen Kulpa and Dora Sanchez distribute food to families as they drive up. Photo by Patty Lopez Day.

Education / Schools

Despite closures, Hollister School District distributes student meals

Seven elementary and middle schools provide breakfast, lunch and snacks.