• Below you will find a list of local food banks along with their website information. It’s important to visit the website for the most current and accurate information. Should you have additional questions, please feel free to reach out to the food banks directly.

    P-EBT Food Benefits:  Due to coronavirus (COVID 19), children who are eligible for free or reduced-price meals at school will get extra food benefits. These food benefits are called Pandemic EBT or P-EBT benefits. P-EBT benefits help families in California buy food when school is closed.


    Sacramento Food Bank ('Touchless' Drive Through) at Encina Preparatory High School

    Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services is hosting a new drive-through distribution. In order to follow social distancing guidelines, these food distributions will be “touchless.” Attendees will not leave their cars. Food will be placed directly in the trunk of vehicles. For those without access to a car, you may walk up.

    Encina Preparatory High School Parking Lot (1400 Bell Street Sacramento, CA 95825)

    • When: Every Tuesdays (starting 4/7/2020)
    • Frequency: Weekly, until further notice
    • Time: 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. (or until all food is gone)
    • Distribution style: One-way drive-through distribution through parking lot entrance closest to Greer Elementary (cars should approach heading West on Hurley Way and turning right on Bell Street). In order to follow social distancing guidelines, the food distribution will be “touchless.” 

    Download flier here: https://tinyurl.com/Encina-Food



    Sacramento Food Bank



    Please click on the link below. Families are able to put in their address in order to look up the food options closest to them. Families should call ahead or visit their website as some agencies may not be operating at this time.


    Produce for All: https://www.sacramentofoodbank.org/produce-for-all (Update: Produce for All has been postponed at the moment)

    Sacramento Food Bank - Emergency Response Agencies


    Sacramento Food Bank Schedule

    Download flier here: https://tinyurl.com/Encina-Food


    Orangevale Food Bank




    River City Food Bank