Hosting a food drive in your office, school or religious organization is the perfect way for co-workers, friends and family to be directly involved in the Food Bank’s mission.

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.

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Find a Food Drive

Current and year-round locations to donate food.


A CalFresh expansion decades in the making

"I'm sorry, Mrs. Perkins. You are not eligible to receive CalFresh benefits." I've had to relay this disappointing message too many times to too many neighbors. For many people living on Supplemental Security Income (SSI)

Seasonal Food Drives

Oakland Turkey Trot

November 28 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am