Story and photo by Daniel Borsuk
At their meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019 the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors recognized the 2018 Counties Care Holiday Food Fight participants. Last December Contra Costa County employees and elected officials raised more than $73,000. Over the past 10 years, county employees have raised $1.4 million for the Contra Costa Food Bank.
Awards for top contributors were presented to county employees or elected officials such as District Attorney Diana Becton and District 2 Supervisor Candace Andersen.
The Contra Costa Food Bank serves 30,000 low income residents each year.