Community Resilience

During the current health emergency, there are things we can do to keep our community safe and resilient. Please follow the guidance issued by the Alameda County Health Officer to keep you and your family safe. Also, consider these ideas to help sustain Alameda businesses, non-profits and families in need.

City of Alameda launches Feed Alameda campaign to feed our most vulnerable residents & support struggling local restaurants

As of January 11, 2021, the City of Alameda is launching Feed Alameda, a new campaign that expands on the faith-based Dine and Connect Program by feeding the most vulnerable members of our community while supporting local restaurants impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

City funding will underwrite the first ten weeks of meals and a GoFundMe campaign will allow the community to extend this program through the difficult months ahead. Sponsors to date include the Alameda Rotary, Alameda Police Officers Association, Alameda Chamber of Commerce, and Alameda Firefighter’s Local 689. Many thanks to the Alameda Point Collaborative for being the fiscal sponsor of Feed Alameda. All donations are tax deductible.

Link to community campaign: www.gofundme.com/f/feed-alameda

 

Thank you for providing meals for Alameda’s most vulnerable families.

Between June 1 and September 15, 2020, CASA worked in partnership with Alameda’s All Good Living Foundation to safely distribute Alameda restaurant meals, purchased via CASA donations, to local families in need of support due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 100% of donations received were used to buy meals from local restaurants to feed children and families 2-3 times per week.

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  • 600 meals were delivered to Alameda families
  • 20 restaurants were supported
  • 60 individuals and organizations donated

As of January 2021, CASA is supporting the City’s Feed Alameda campaign.

 

Thank you to our caring community members who supported the Feed Alameda’s Frontline project!

Between April 17  and May 12, 2020:
  • 340 meals were delivered to Alameda Hospital staff
  • 18 restaurants were supported
  • 32 individuals/families donated including Alameda Fire Fighters Local 689 Association

As of June 2020, we changed our focus to Feed Alameda’s Community (a collaboration with the All Good Living Foundation).

First Responders Feed the Frontline at Alameda Hospital

First Responders Feed the Frontline at Alameda Hospital

April 29, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Debi Ryan 415-519-4131 info@casa-alameda.org FB @CASA94501, IG @alameda_casa First Responders Feed the Frontline at Alameda Hospital Alameda, CA - In early April, Community Action for a Sustainable Alameda (CASA) launched...

5 Ways You Can Help Sustain Alameda…RIGHT NOW

5 Ways You Can Help Sustain Alameda…RIGHT NOW

1. Donate to Alameda Meals on Wheels
2. Donate or Volunteer for the Alameda Food Bank
3. Donate Supplies & Clothing for Residents IN Alameda
4. Keep Supporting our *Fabulous* Local Restaurants
5. Sew Masks for SF/East Bay Crafters Unite

Support our Local Alameda Businesses – Fabulous NEW Offers!

Support our Local Alameda Businesses – Fabulous NEW Offers!

ALAMEDA is fortunate to have so many local businesses "adapting" to COVID19 challenges. Many are now offering useful, fun, creative and delicious packages during this difficult time. As we all Shelter-in-Place,  let's take advantage of these SPECIAL OFFERS, and help...