The Annual Ken DeRouchie Band Food Drive for the Oregon Food Bank:

Started in 2014, Ken and the band wanted to do something to help those less fortunate in their community. Ken spoke to small business and venue owners and got them to agree to host a food barrel in their location to collect food donations for the food drive. The results were the collection of 1,395 Lbs. of food in the first year!

In 2015, The total collected was 1,822 Lbs. of food plus $325.00 in fund donations. In 2016, The total collected was 1,981 Lbs. of food plus $1,500.00 in fund donations.

Here's a letter from Kyle Hummel, Corporate & Community Relations Coordinator at Oregon Food Bank,

Morning Ken,

It looks like you brought in 1,981 pounds of food in this yearís food drive. So thatís 1,651 meals! Then you have to add in that $1,500 from Banner Bank which is another 4,500 meals! So the grand total is: 6,481 meals that you provided to our neighbors in need this holiday season Ken! Every meal should be going to help feed one person so really you helped change/improve almost 6,500 peopleís lives year alone. And when you think about the years of support you have given you are taking about so many thousands of people itís just hard to comprehend (at least for me).

I hope you find a lot of happiness and satisfaction in those numbers Ken! You are am amazing person and such an amazing partner to Oregon Food Bank and our communities!

Check out this interview with Steve Pringle of KINK FM 101.9 in Portland. Steve and Ken talk about the annual Ken DeRouchie Band Food Drive for the Oregon Food Bank.

Here is the list of businesses that are participating in the Ken DeRouchie Band 3rd Annual Food Drive for the Oregon Food Bank in 2016.

Banner Bank Tualatin Ken DeRouchie Band Food Drive KINK FM 101.9
Alpha Broadcasting
PacWest Center
1211 SW 5th Ave
Portland, OR 97204

Banner Bank (Tualatin Branch)
7675 SW Nyberg St,
Tualatin, OR 97062
Rogue Hall Ken DeRouchie Band Food Drive
Banner Bank (Lake Oswego Branch)
412 A Ave., Ste. 100
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034

Rogue Distillery and Public House
1339 NW Flanders
Portland, OR 97209

Rogue Hall
1717 Southwest Park Ave.
Portland, OR 97201

The Green Dragon
928 SE 9th Ave
Portland, OR

Portland Music Co Division St. Location Portland Music Company
531 SE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd,
Portland, OR 97214

Portland Music Company
2502 NE Broadway St,
Portland, OR 97232

Portland Music Company
10075 SW Beaverton Hillsdale Hwy,
Beaverton, OR 97005

Portland Music Company
12334 SE Division St.
Portland, OR

Trails End Saloon
1320 Main St
Oregon City, OR 97045

The Blue Diamond
2016 NE Sandy Blvd,
Portland, OR 97232

Mack at Five Star Guitars Five Star Guitars
2303 NW 185th Ave,
Hillsboro, OR 97124

Silkin Management Group
6655 SW Hampton St.
Suite 120
Tigard, OR 97224

Tiny's Coffee
2031 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd,
Portland, OR 97212

Tiny's Coffee
1412 SE 12th Ave,
Portland, OR 97214

Guitar Center
1147 N Hayden Meadows Dr
Portland, OR 97217

Guitar Center
9575 SW Cascade Ave
Beaverton, OR 97008

Guitar Center
13029 SE 84th Ave
Clackamas, OR 97015

Laurel's Wine Shop
263 N Hemlock
Cannon Beach, OR

Would you like to contribute financially?

In conjunction to the Food Drive, you can also donate money directly to the Oregon food bank on this page. You may be required to create an account on this site. After that, pick your donation amount, enter your card information and you're done. Help us reach our goal of $2,000 donated along with our goal of 5,000 Lbs. of food this year.
We need your help to do this. Your contributions will help change the lives of people in need. You CAN make a difference!


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