Veteran banners set to fly once again thanks to Knights of Columbus

Veteran banners set to fly once again thanks to Knights of Columbus By Carina Julig cjulig@sfnewmexican.com May 18, 2024 Updated 11 hrs ago Published in The Santa Fe New Mexican. Original Source Link:, Santa Fe New Mexican —- Carmela Quintana had a banner made for her father, U.S. Army veteran Peter Quintana, in 2021 as …

SFNM My View: Hunger is going to college as students struggle

Source Link: Santa Fe New Mexican My View: Hunger is going to college as students struggle MY VIEW SARITA CARGAS Hunger is going to college as students struggle By Sarita Cargas —Mar 23, 2024 Editor’s note: This is the latest in an occasional series on hunger in New Mexico. College students are a privileged and …

The Food Depot Announces Jill Dixon to Serve as Executive Director (Press Release)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 11, 2024 Contacts Amanda Bregel, Communications Manager, abregel@thefooddepot.org, (505) 510-5539 Jill Dixon, Deputy Director, jdixon@thefooddepot.org, (505) 452-6318 The Food Depot Announces Jill Dixon to Serve as Executive Director SANTA FE— The Food Depot’s Board of Directors announced today that Jill Dixon will succeed Sherry Hooper as the Executive Director of The …

SFNM My View: Food banks serve crucial role in shutdowns

MY VIEW: TRACEY ENRIGHT AND SCOTT BUNTON Food banks serve crucial role in shutdowns Feb 27, 2024 Two recent events — the 2018 government shutdown and the pandemic — demonstrated how food banks are now an essential component in the ongoing economic support structure for both working Americans and a vital safety net for Americans …

The Food Depot’s Executive Director Sherry Hooper to Retire

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 22, 2024 Contacts Amanda Bregel, Communications Manager, abregel@thefooddepot.org, (505) 510-5539 Jill Dixon, Deputy Director, jdixon@thefooddepot.org, (505) 452-6318 The Food Depot’s Executive Director Sherry Hooper to Retire Following a long career of dedicated service to Northern New Mexico families, Sherry Hooper has elected to retire as Executive Director of The Food Depot …

SFNM My View: To eliminate child hunger, pay a true ‘living wage’

Read online at the Santa Fe New Mexican  To eliminate child hunger, pay a true ‘living wage’ By Scott Bunton and Carolyn Kastner June 25, 2023 In 2003, the city of Santa Fe proudly established a minimum wage higher than the federal and state levels — the first U.S. city to do so — and …

Filled – Regional Farm to Food Bank Program Assistant (Remote – Southern New Mexico)

Deadline for applications is June 14, 2023. This is a remote, contracted position. Preference for someone based in Southern New Mexico. Some time will be spent at The Food Depot warehouse in Santa Fe. Read below for more information. Regional Farm to Food Bank Program Assistant  To learn more about the Regional Farm to Food …

The Food Depot Vaccination Policy – Updated on April 19, 2023

The Food Depot Policy on Vaccinations Adopted by Board of Directors on March 17, 2021 Revised and Approved by Board of Directors on August 9, 2021 Revised and Approved by Board of Directors on August 23, 2021 Revised and Approved by Board of Directors on August 30, 2021 Revised and Approved by Board of Directors …

Filled – Development Associate at The Food Depot

The Food Depot is accepting applications for a Development Associate. This team member has a key role in writing grants for The Food Depot, including managing reporting, deadlines, and follow-up. This person will also track donor stewardship and is a point person for donor database management. As a member of the Engagement Team, the Development …

Job Filled- Program Coordinator for School Programs

The Food Depot is accepting applications for a Program Coordinator! This team member manages the child-focused programs at The Food Depot, including school-based pantries, CACFP after school meals, and the summer food program. Please visit https://thefooddepot.bamboohr.com/careers/64 to apply.    JOB TITLE:              Programs Coordinator 1                                    Non-Exempt REPORTS TO:         Deputy Director      …

PRESS RELEASE: Regional Farm to Food Bank Program Launches

  March 2, 2023 New Mexico producers join food banks to feed hungry New Mexicans Regional Farm to Food Bank seeks producers of all sizes for program SANTA FE, N.M. – The New Mexico Association of Food Banks is joining the New Mexico Department of Agriculture and the New Mexico Farmers’ Marketing Association to bring …

The Food Depot’s response to dramatic increase in COVID-19 cases

The Food Depot prioritizes the health and safety of staff, volunteers and the communities it serves. With the percent positive rate in Santa Fe County currently at 17.7 percent, The Food Depot is updating its policies as of Monday, Jan. 10. The following policies will be implemented: •The Food Depot will be closed to the …

Job opening: Food Preparation Worker

Deadline for applications is January 14, 2022 Apply here: https://bit.ly/FoodPrep_Jan2022 JOB TITLE: Food Preparation Worker, Non-exempt REPORTS TO: Executive Chef SALARY RANGE: $15.00- $18.00 per hour, DOE SUPERVISES: None JOB SUMMARY: We are seeking, a skilled experienced prep cook. In this position, you will assist the culinary team with a variety of tasks including working …