Alameda, CA
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 250 food pantries in the Alameda area.

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Alameda , CA 94501

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Services:
Coupons.com is a free web service that allows users in Alameda, CA to print coupons for savings on brand name food and general purpose items they use every day. Coupons can be printed on your computer and redeemed at any local grocery store. This service stretches a family's food budget with real savings; making your food dollar go farther. There is no fee for this service and no registration is necessary.

Eligibility:
Requires internet connection and printer.

Additional Services:
Reduced cost food in Alameda , CA.

Area Served:
Alameda , CA



There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.
-- Epictetus




Project Open Hand

3 Miles Away

1921 San Pablo Avenue
Oakland, CA 94612
(510) 622-0221

Services:
Food Preparation/Delivery Volunteer Opportunities, Home Delivered Meals for AIDS/HIV and Homebound and People with Chronic Illnesses, Ongoing Emergency Food Assistance for AIDS/HIV and Homebound and People with Chronic Illnesses

Hours:
Monday-Friday, 9-5

Eligibility:
Meal delivery and grocery distribution: Individual with local doctor verification of symptomatic HIV and valid picture identification, or individual (age 59 and under) who is homebound due to medical condition, recovering from surgery, critically or chronic illness

Area Served:
Alameda County, San Francisco County

Additional Services:
Provides Home Delivered Meals, Distributes Groceries And Offers Nutrition Counseling To Individuals With Hiv/aids. Also Offers Meals With Love, Home Delivered Meals To Individuals (age 60 Or Under) Who Are Homebound Due To Medical Condition, Recovering From Surgery, Critical Illness Or Acute Exacerbation Of A Chronic Illness.



Vote with your life; vote yes!
-- Das Energi




Native American Health Center

3 Miles Away

2950 International Boulevard
Oakland, CA 94601
(510) 535-4470

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Services:
Childbirth Education, Community Clinics, Dental Care, Family Counseling, Food Vouchers for Low Income and Women, General Physical Examinations, Group Counseling, Individual Counseling, Substance Abuse Counseling

Hours:
Monday-Friday, 9-5

Eligibility:
None for most services

Area Served:
Alameda County, Contra Costa County, Marin County, Napa County, San Francisco County, San Mateo County, Solano County

Additional Services:
Provides Full Service Clinics Offering A Broad Range Of Medical Services Including General Pediatric Care, Physical Examinations, Prenatal And Childbirth Education, Individual Counseling, Family Counseling, Group Counseling, Child And Adolescent Counseling And Substance Abuse Counseling. Provides Hiv Services Including Hiv Testing, Hiv Counseling, Peer Advocacy And Group Support.



Once in a while it really hits people that they don't have to experience the world in the way they have been told to.
-- Alan Keightley




The Alameda County Community Food Bank Inc

5 Miles Away

PO Box 2599
Oakland, CA 94614
5106353663327

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Services:
The mission of the Alameda County Community Food Bank is to alleviate hunger by providing nutritious food and nutrition education to people in need, educating the public, and promoting public policies that address hunger and its root causes.

The Food Bank distributes almost 1.5 million pounds of food every month, nearly half of which is farm-fresh produce. Their food distribution programs include:



Be bold-and mighty forces will come to your aid.
-- Basil King




Society St Vincent De Paul Alameda

6 Miles Away

9235 San Leandro St
Oakland, CA 94603
5106387600255

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Services:
The mission of St. Vincent de Paul of Alameda County (SVdP) is to serve the needs of the disadvantaged through direct engagement with individuals and families in their communities, offering a hand up to help people gain stable lives.

In addition to its core programs and services, SVdP operates three social enterprises to provide operating revenue while achieving important community benefits. The Social Enterprises division achieves important social goals through its Thrift Store operations, its Auto Donation program and its WasteNot program: Saving hundreds of thousands of pounds of consumer goods annually from local landfills. Providing transitional employment and skills training to the low-income and socially disadvantaged. Serving communities with low- or no-cost services. The SVdP Retail Division operates ftheir Thrift Stores throughout Alameda County as well as an industrial recycling site in East Oakland. The Division also operates the SVdP Auto Donation program, accepting donations of used automobiles and WasteNot, an enterprise focused on electronics recycling throughout Alameda County.



I am bigger than anything that can happen to me. All these things, sorrow, misfortune, and suffering, are outside my door. I am in the house and I have the key.
-- Charles Fletcher Lummis




Night On The Streets-catholic Worker

7 Miles Away

P O Box 13468
Berkeley, CA 94712
(510) 684-1892

Services:
hot meals for the homeless, food pantry for those stepping out of homelessness, shelter operations, homeless advocacy

weekly meals for food pantry for nightly winter meals 60-100 shelter operations up to 75 served



What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
-- Ralph Waldo Emerson




United Council Of Human Services

7 Miles Away

1065 Oakdale Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94124
(415) 671-1100

Services:
Occasional Emergency Food Assistance, Ongoing Emergency Food Assistance

Hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 9-12, 1-3

Eligibility:
None

Area Served:
San Francisco

Additional Services:
Hosts A Neighborhood Grocery Network Food Pantry. Food Is Distributed On A First Come First Serve Basis Each Wednesday 9:30am.



There is no security on this earth, there is only opportunity.
-- General Douglas MacArthur




Southeast Health Center

7 Miles Away

2401 Keith Street
San Francisco, CA 94124
(415) 671-7000

Services:
Ongoing Emergency Food Assistance

Hours:
Varys

Eligibility:
Resident of area served

Area Served:
San Francisco County

Additional Services:
Hosts The Neighborhood Grocery Pantry Network, Distributes Food On Every Tuesday At 10:30am For Anyone In Need.



Unless you have some goals, I don't think there's any way to get above the pack. My vision was always well beyond what I had any reason to expect.
-- John Fuqua




Rainbow Seventh Day Adventist Church

7 Miles Away

1400 Palou Street
San Francisco, CA 94124
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Services:
Ongoing Emergency Food Assistance

Hours:
Monday, 12-3

Eligibility:
Resident of area served

Area Served:
San Francisco County

Additional Services:
Hosts The Neighborhood Grocery Network (ngn) Food Pantry Each Monday At 12noon For Anyone In Need.



There's nobody "out there." It's all in here.
-- Mal Pancoast




Our Lady Of Lourdes Parish

7 Miles Away

1715 Oakdale Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94124
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Services:
Ongoing Emergency Food Assistance

Hours:
Hours vary

Eligibility:
None

Area Served:
San Francisco County

Additional Services:
Hosts The Neighborhood Grocery Network (ngn) Food Pantry Each Saturdays At 10am. The Distribution Site Is At The Corner Of Hawes Street And Innes Avenue.



Money will come to you when you are doing the right thing.
-- Michael Phillips




Meals On Wheels Of San Francisco, Inc.

7 Miles Away

1375 Fairfax Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94124
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Services:
Errand Running/Shopping Volunteer Opportunities, Friendly Telephoning Volunteer Opportunities, Grocery Delivery, Home Delivered Meals for Frail Elderly, Home Visit Volunteer Opportunities, Meal Delivery Volunteer Opportunities, Meal Preparation/Serving Volunteer Opportunities

Hours:
Daily, 8:30-4:30

Eligibility:
Older adult (age 60 and over) with chronic disability preventing meal preparation

Area Served:
San Francisco County

Additional Services:
Provides A City Wide, Daily Home Delivered Meal Service To Seniors (age 60 Or Over) Who Demonstrate A Need For The Service To Continue To Live Independently. Delivers Two Daily Meals And Can Provide Four Diet Options, Including Regular (no Salt Added), Diabetic, Low Sodium, And Dental Soft. Dietitians Offer Nutrition Assessment And Counseling To All Clients And Discuss Specific Dietary Needs And Questions With Clients Receiving Therapeutic Diets.



Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable.
-- Buckminster Fuller