Elk Grove Food Bank Services

9820 Dino Drive, Ste.140
Elk Grove, CA 95624
Hours of Operation: Monday – Thursday: 10:00 am – 12:45 pm
Required to attend church service at 7:00 pm, dinner is served following the service at 8:30 pm
Elk Grove Food Bank Services Support Works for Women Sessions are offered in January, April, June and September 8-week classes are held on Tuesdays & Thursdays 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. Elk Grove Food Bank Services Clothes Closet Share Your Clothes Days are scheduled throughout the year.

Union Gospel Mission

400 Bannon St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 447-3268
Open 7 days/week
Required to attend church service at 7:00 pm, dinner is served following the service at 8:30 pm
On Sundays, church service is at 11:00 am, meal served at 12:00 pm.

Loaves & Fishes Dining Room

1321 North C. St.
Sacramento, CA 95811
(916) 446-0874
Lunch served every day from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm.

Loaves & Fishes Maryhouse

1321 North C. St., suite 32
Sacramento, CA 95811
Breakfast served to women and children, 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Women’s Civic Improvement Center

3555 3rd Ave.
Sacramento, CA 95817
(916) 451-8870
Serves lunch for seniors only
Monday-Friday, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm


Caesar Chavez Plaza
9th and J St.
Sacramento, CA 95811
Serves free food every Sunday, 1:30 pm.

Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services

3333 3rd Ave.
Sacramento, CA 95817
(916) 456-1980

  • Hours: M/T/Th/F 10:00 am – 1:30 pm and W 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
  • Serves residents of zip codes 95811, 95814, and 95816-95820, and the homeless.
  • Residents must provide photo ID for adults and any kind of ID for children in their homes, plus proof of residency such as a piece of mail (not junk mail) or a rental agreement/lease. Homeless must have IDs as previously stated, and let the volunteer/manager know that they’re transient.

Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services provides a 5 day supply of take-home groceries to families and individuals in need. Families may visit any one of SFBFS’ 12 distribution sites once per calendar month.

Program hours and locations vary. To find a distribution in your area, call the main line during business hours at (916) 456-1980, or after hours, call the Food Hotline at (916) 313-7606. Current schedules are also available at their website at www.sacramentofoodbank.org. No zip code restrictions. Please bring proof of address, photo identification and a cart with you.

Central Downtown Food Basket

1701 L St.
Sacramento, CA 95811
(916) 761-5624
Emergency food distribution each Thursday morning 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Each 4th Tuesday 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
At Atonement Lutheran Church – 9242 Kiefer Blvd., Rosemont
Food distribution gives each individual and family a food basket along with other available items.
Eligibility – All who need emergency free food

Sacramento Bread of Life/New Hope Food Closet

New Hope Community Church of Sacramento
1821 Meadowview Rd.
Sacramento, CA 95832
(916) 422-3370
Every Thursday at 2:00 pm. Sign-ups start at 12:00 pm.
A week’s worth of food in every packet, plus a fresh produce and pastry line with first-come-first-serve selection.
Eligibility – All who need emergency free food

Centro Guadalupe

730 S St.
Sacramento, CA 95811
(916) 443-5367
Food, rental, utility and jobs assistance to Latino community and others in certain zip codes. Bilingual.

Wellspring Women’s Center

3414 4th Ave.
P.O. Box 5728
Sacramento, CA 95817
(916) 454-9688
Breakfast offered for women and children
Monday-Friday, 7:30 am – 11:30 am

River City Food Bank (RCFB)

1800 28th St.
Sacramento, CA 95816
(916) 446-2627
Clients can receive food once a month, not necessarily every 30 days
ID required for all family members, serves all of Sacramento County

First United Methodist Church

2100 J St.
Sacramento, CA 95816
(916) 446-5025
Breakfast served 8:45 am, last two Sundays of each month.

St. Ignatius Loyola Parish

3235 Arden Way
Sacramento, CA 95825
(916) 482-9666 ext.217
Meals served every 4th and 5th Wednesday of the month
6:00 pm

St. Philomenes

2320 El Camino Ave.
Sacramento, CA 95821
(916) 481-6757
Dinner meal served in school gym, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Cathedral of Praise & Worship Center-Food Program

2875 Meadowview Rd.
Sacramento, CA 95832
(916) 568-7606
Tuesday 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

HCC Food Bank

5501 Sky Pkwy.
Sacramento, CA 95823
(916) 427-2333
Thursdays 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Powerhouse Ministries

705 Wales Dr.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 983-0658
Monday through Thursday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Space of Grace-Daughters of Zion Enterpryz

6489 47th St.
Sacramento, CA 95823
(916) 422-3875

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