Contact and Directions


Click the map above for directions

Our Address
7900 Edgewater Drive
Oakland, CA 94621

For visitors taking public transit, take BART to the Coliseum station and take AC Transit line #98. AC Transit line #98 stops on Edgewater Drive, near the Food Bank.

Mailing Address
PO Box 2599
Oakland, CA 94614


Our Hours

Office: Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Warehouse Deliveries: Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m. ­to 2:30 p.m.
Emergency Food Helpline: Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
CalFresh (Food Stamp) Screening: Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Volunteer Shifts: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.


Main Phone
1-510-635-FOOD (3663)

Main Fax

Agency Fax (for agencies placing food orders)


Request a Speaker

To request a food bank speaker, please email this form to

Student Projects

For assistance with student projects, please read these guidelines.

Other Key Contacts

1-510-635-3663 ext. 111

Food Assistance:

Food Drive:
1-510-635-3663 ext. 318

Food Industry Donations:
1-510-635-3663 ext. 605

Media and Communications:

Partner Agency Services:
1-510-635-3663 ext. 758

Special Events:
1-510-635-3663 ext. 328

1-510-635-3663 ext. 308

Tax Identification Number

The Food Bank’s federal tax identification number is 94-2960297.