San Francisco and Bay Area Resources

San Francisco Food Bank

The San Francisco Food Bank provides healthy food to alleviate hunger through distribution to local neighborhood pantries (like HAFP), having a warehouse for local agencies to "shop", and relief in the event of a citywide disaster or individual crisis. Learn More

San Francisco Free Help Charts

A resource of free food, shelter, medical aid and help with neighborhood problems in San Francisco. Learn More


National Resources

Feeding America

A national network that provides food assistance to more than 25 million low-income people facing hunger in the United States, including more than 9 million children and nearly 3 million seniors. Learn More

California Food Policy Advocates

A statewide public policy and advocacy organization dedicated to improving the health and well being of low-income Californians by increasing their access to nutritious and affordable food. Learn More

Food Research and Action Center

A national organization working to improve public policies and public-private partnerships to eradicate hunger and under nutrition in the United States. FRAC works with hundreds of national, state and local nonprofit organizations, public agencies, and corporations to address hunger and its root cause, poverty. Learn More

National Hunger Hotline

A national hotline that gives local information. 1-866-3-HUNGRY. Learn More


Federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (Formerly Food Stamps)

Using food stamps can help you fill your grocery bag. It´s easy to find out if you´re eligible and to apply.

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program: