Riverfolk Helps Those in Need Give Thanks

Re-printed from the Daily Astorian By Edward Stratton Published on November 25, 2016 10:47AM Established in September, the nonprofit Riverfolk Homeless Coalition has experienced quick growth to become one of the region’s foremost advocates for those in need. With about $15,000 worth of turkeys, mashed potatoes, stuffing and gravy from the Astoria Safeway’s Turkey Bucks fundraiser, the group became this …

Safeway Food Drive

Early on in Riverfolk’s first year, Safeway allowed us to hold a food drive in the front of their Astoria store. We spent a lovely day and filled a large shopping cart full of food, and was able to bless a local church’s emergency pantry. It was a blast and a huge encouragement to witness the generosity of our neighbors …