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Find a Food Pantry

We can connect you to free groceries or hot meals as soon as possible. Use our Food Locator to find locations near you.

CalFresh Assistance

CalFresh is a nutrition program that helps you buy groceries every month, so you and your family can stay healthy.

Get Food Delivered

If you’re experiencing an urgent situation with no access to food, we can help.

About Us

For over 35 years the Alameda County Community Food Bank has stood by our unwavering belief that food is a basic human right. We distribute millions of healthy meals every year, and are on the forefront of new approaches to ending hunger and poverty.

We’re committed to creating a healthy, prosperous and just community. We invite you to read our Equity & Inclusion Statement

Food Distribution

In partnership with food pantries, soup kitchens and non-profits, we provide millions of pounds of fresh food.

Ending Child and Student Hunger

We support our community’s youth with nutrition to develop, learn and thrive.

CalFresh Outreach

Our multilingual team helps families navigate the enrollment process for CalFresh, a critical nutrition program.


We can’t end hunger without ending poverty. We work with all levels of government for a more just and equitable future.

Health and Hunger

We play a vital role in community health by increasing access to nutritious foods and preventing chronic illness.