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Join for an afternoon of gourmet soup, handmade bowls, and benefiting a great cause.

For every box you buy, we'll donate one to a family in need.

Read about our annual Table of Life Gala honoring disaster relief heroes in our Fall 2018 FoodFirst Newsletter

Your Foodbank's Disaster Preparedness

We're preparing to ensure Santa Barbara County is ready should disaster strike again.

Insight and inspiration from CEO Erik Talkin's 10 years transforming hunger into health in Santa Barbara County. In paperback or for Kindle.

How the Foodbank Helps Working Families

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

Volunteers Needed!

It feels great! Find out how you and your team can help this summer!

Become a Monthly Donor

Even small donations make a big difference, especially for little tummies! Do your part with easy automatic monthly contributions.

Read Our Food Action Plan

A comprehensive look at our region's food system created with Community Environmental Council and the Santa Barbara Foundation.

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


Oct 06Table of Life 2018


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Santa Barbara Foodbank CEO Sees Mission As More Than Feeding the Hungry


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Foodbank Establishes Emergency Thomas Fire & Flood Food Distribution Sites