Empty Bowls Santa Maria

Benefitting the Foodbank of Santa Barbara County.

Empty Bowls Santa Barbara

Benefitting the Foodbank of Santa Barbara County

Daniel & Maricruz

Learn how the Foodbank has helped families like Daniel and Maricruz's during difficult times.

Read Our Food Action Plan

A comprehensive look at our region's food system.

Read our Annual Report

Read our annual report to learn about our progress to build a food secure community.


Find out how you can give help today!

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Give Monthly

Help the Foodbank by setting up monthly donations so we can make sure that the people in need have a consistent source of nutritious foods.

Donate From Your Yards

Learn how you can donate food from your yard with our Backyard Bounty program!

Every day we are working to move people from hunger into health. Not only feeding but teaching how to fish.


Oct 26Empty Bowls Santa Maria


Nov 13Empty Bowls Santa Barbara


Nov 01 - Dec 23The End Hunger Games: Businesses Competing for a Cause


Nov 01 - Dec 30Thanksgiving & Holiday Drive




Noozhawk: Proceeds from 19th Annual Empty Bowls Event Will Help Fill Foodbank Coffers


Montecito Journal: Stable Table


Santa Maria Times: Foodbank promotes healthy living for diabetics with program


Santa Barbara Independent: The Foodbank Holds Exquisite Table of Life Gala


Seasons Magazine: A seat at the Foodbank's Table of Life provides food security for local children