Transforming the health of Santa Barbara County through fresh produce and essential foods, nutrition knowledge, and education for children, families and seniors.
1 in 4 Need You
1 in 4 local people received food support through our 300 programs and partners annually.
The 41% Opportunity
41% of those we serve are children. A new generation of food literacy starts here.
20 Million Lbs.
Half of the food we distribute is fresh produce.
$1 = 8 Meals
Our program model, logistics and efficiency multiplies the impact of every dollar contributed.
Outreach to Those Most in Need
Our expanded Healthy School Pantries program and our new Food Access for Farmworkers program support the most vulnerable in our community.
Another Food as Medicine virtual presentation will be coming up on May 20! Intermittent Fasting for Metabolic Resilience will be an overview of the potential health benefits of intermittent fasting, variations on how to do it, tips & tricks for making it easier and how to decide whether it’s right for you. Details are below! […]
Our Picnic in the Park summer lunch program is right around the corner! Starting June 7 and running until August 20, free lunches will be provided to children while schools are closed. Stay tuned for a list of picnic sites coming soon! […]
Fill the Foodbank! will be Saturday, May 22nd from 10am-2pm at the locations listed below. This drive-thru food drive will also be a cookware drive, so bring any clean, gently used or new cookware items you don’t use anymore! […]