Participate in Spirit of Giving by
Hosting A Donation Drive

You can support families in need in our community by collecting donations of non-perishable foods like tuna, peanut butter, soups, fruits and vegetables at your office, church or community center. A Food Drive Wish List is below for yoru convenience!

Complete the form below and our Food Resource Manager will be in touch regarding barrel drop off within 2 business days.

No room for a barrel in the lobby of your building? Complete the form below to receive instructions for setting up your own donation drive. Interested in providing fresh produce instead of shelf-stable items to local families? Consider a financial gift! Set up your own Virtual Food Drive to raise money for fresh fruits, vegetables and dairy products.

Phone *
Please include Street, City, State
Please list hours of operation.
Prizes will be awarded for various categories including the most food collected during the drive period by company size. Please pick the size below that best describes the size of your business, class, membership or group.
Anything important we need to know for barrel deliver such as service entrance, elevator code, helpful parking instructions, etc.


Get your drive started today with these helpful materials:

For questions regarding donation drives, please contact the Food Resource Manager.

Donation Drop Off

Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services distributes donated items ranging from non-perishable foods to clothing and furniture. Host a food donation drive or drop off in-kind goods to change a family's life. Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services accepts donations at two of our locations.

SFBFS' Food Bank Services campus at 1951 Bell Ave. Sacramento, CA 95838
Drop off non-perishable items as well as fresh fruits and vegetables at this location.

  • Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 4 p.m. 
  • Saturdays, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.

SFBFS' Family Services campus at 3333 Third Ave. Sacramento, CA 95817
Drop off in-kind goods like furniture, clothing* and household items at this location. Click here for a list of greatly needed items.

  • Monday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

*Out of respect to the individuals served by Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services, we ask that all items donated be new or gently used and in working condition.