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March 24, 2014



Here is a link to the nice piece on CALL Primrose's work:

Work from a small building on the outskirts of downtown Burlingame makes a big difference for those who need additional assistance making ends meet amidst the tough times brought on by the climbing cost of living locally.

For more than three decades, residents have been able to lean on the services offered by CALL Primrose, 139 Primrose Road, to take home free bags of groceries and additional products when money gets tight.

But as the affordability crisis worsens along the Peninsula, more residents than ever before have come to depend on the offerings available from the unassuming former home turned food distribution center, said Terri Boesch, the organization’s executive director.

About 40,000 pounds of food will be distributed out of the roughly 1,000-square-foot center this year to residents from San Bruno, Millbrae, Burlingame, San Mateo, Foster City, Hillsborough, Belmont and San Carlos, said Boesch, about double the amount served whe

- See more at: http://www.smdailyjournal.com/articles/lnews/2016-07-30/answering-the-call-for-help-burlingame-organization-offers-groceries-to-locals-battling-affordability-crisis/1776425165878.html#sthash.efMEki98.dpuf

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