IMPORTANT UPDATE: Due to our COVID-19 emergency response, we currently cannot process food drives. Thank you for your understanding and support as we navigate this uncertain time.

You can still help bring our community together by connecting your family, friends, and coworkers through a Virtual Food Drive.

Please note, we are able to accept large-scale food donations. Learn more here.

Questions? Call the food drive hotline at 1-510-635-3663 ext. 318 or email

Start a Food Drive

Collect healthy, non-perishable food items for your community.

Find a Food Drive

Current and year-round locations to donate food.


Responding to COVID-19: Resources for our community

Español At Alameda County Community Food Bank, we believe food is a basic human right. Food distribution sites, grocery stores, farmer’s markets, and other food providers are essential services, and you are allowed

We are facing a challenging time.

Serving our community for 35 years, we’ve experienced a lot – but nothing quite like this. Each hour brings a new wall to climb; a new canyon to traverse. This is why we’re here –

Seasonal Food Drives