As you go about shopping and thinking of gifts to give to your loved ones and friends, please don’t forget those who are less fortunate than you, especially those who are hungry.
You can drop off your food at any of the County libraries: Fremont, Newark, Union City, Irvington, Centerville, Niles, San Lorenzo, Castor Valley, Dublin, and Albany.
You can give food 3 ways:
- In Library food donations until January 31st – by dropping off the food into food barrels in our libraries
- Virtual food drive – the link on our website to the Alameda County Community Food Bank for e-donations until January 31st. This is a first time the Alameda County Library System is offering a Virtual Food Drive
- Food for Fines until December 31st
If you have any questions as to how this works, please consult our Question and Answer Guide. Food 4 Fines Q & A