Food Insecurity Resource Page
The Office of the Dean of Students is committed to supporting students who may be facing food insecurity. This page was created to provide students with food options in their respective areas. Please check this page regularly for updates.
Last updated: Friday, March 20, 2020
Find Food Resources by Zip Code
We recommend that you call any pantry location beforehand to confirm their operational hours and ask if there are any documents that you need to bring with you on your first visit. Most locations will ask you to bring an ID and proof of residency for an in-person registration before accessing their food resources.
|San Francisco and Marin||Find Pantries (San Francisco-Marin Food Bank)|
|Alameda||Search for Food Today (Alameda County Community Food Bank)|
|San Mateo and Santa Clara||Get Food (Second Harvest of Silicon Valley)|
|Contra Costa and Solano||Find Food In My City (Food Bank of Contra Costa & Solano)|
|Sonoma||Food Finder (Redwood Empire Food Bank)|
|Napa||Our Food Pantry Network (Community Action of Napa Valley)|
|All of California||Find Food Banks (California Association Food Banks)|
Food Resource Guides
Below are lists and guides on where you can find food in various Bay Area counties.
|San Francisco||San Francisco Free Pantry Chart|
|Alameda||List of Free Eats Options in Oakland|
|San Mateo||List of Prepared Meals Program|
|Contra Costa||Food Resource Directory|
|Marin||Community Resource Guide|
|Santa Clara||Free Food Resources|
Recipes and Cooking Guides
Checkout these delicious recipes that will satisfy your appetite and help you save some money!
- 45 Cheap Recipes for Rent Week and Beyond (Bon Appetit)