Back to School Backpack Program Reaching Our Community…. We are organizing a distribution of 300 backpacks to help children out during a time when their parents cannot afford to get and fill backpacks with supplies needed for school. Just give us some pencils or paper or something extra to help out a child in need […]
Making a difference by bringing people together, reaching out and feeding those in need. What is empty bowls? Empty Bowls is an international grassroots effort to fight hunger. The basic concept is simple: potters, art educators, and others work hand in hand with a food pantry to educate and remember those who aren’t having […]
Call for assistance if you need a dinner. 1-714-863-6058 Come on the four Wednesday’s prior to Thanksgiving, sign up and receive a ticket for a full dinner with all the trimmings. This is for those who cannot afford to purchase their own dinners. We will be handing them out the night of November 27th starting […]
Jesus said, “Truly, I say to you, as you did it to one of the least of these my brothers, you did it to me.” (Matthew 25:40) We cannot feed everyone but we can feed one. One by one. YAS has a desire to give to someone in a time of crisis or in a […]
Our mission is to feed those in need within the City of Orange, El Modena, Tustin, Santa Ana and other surrounding areas by operating a food pantry and by providing other safety net services, such as clothing, hotel vouchers, and gas cards when able.
What is fresh rescue and why do we do it? In a partnership with Second Harvest and other stores such as Chipotle, Starbucks, Pacific Ranch Market and other organizations, we collect fresh meat, dairy, fresh produce that would otherwise be disposed of every week. In 2011, YAS collected a total of 309,000 pounds of food. […]