Mayors United Fights Hunger

JACKSONVILLE, Ore. — Mayors representing cities and towns throughout the county are getting together to help fight hunger. On Saturday, Jackson County Mayors United teamed up with ACCESS for a fundraising event at the Bigham Knoll Event Center. The event featured food and beer, entertainment, and live and silent auctions. Ticket sales went directly to … Continue reading »

Food Bank Struggles To Keep Up

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — The Josephine County Food Bank is sending packets to residents in the mail, asking for donations. Right now, the food bank is struggling to keep up with high demand. Two of the county’s food banks aren’t open as often, because there’s not enough food to offer and one pantry in Selma … Continue reading »

Volunteers Harvesting The Bounty

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Summer is winding down and it’s time to harvest the garden and for volunteers at the Josephine County Food Bank Garden, it’s a big harvest that’s coming in. About a dozen volunteers from the Gospel Rescue Mission, Greenleaf industries and the general public were busy Wednesday morning picking the tomatoes, melons, … Continue reading »