About Us

For information about our COVID-19 relief efforts, please click “Learn More” above. 

The Foodbank of Santa Barbara County is ending hunger and transforming the health of Santa Barbara County through good nutrition.

Financial donations make the biggest impact

Our program model, logistics and the efficiency multiplies the impact of every dollar contributed. $1 = 8 Meals

Volunteers are vital to foodbank!

Find out more about donating food, leading a food drive & what nutritious items are needed most.>

Food drive & how to donate food

Food donations come from all kinds of efforts, canned and fresh food drives to our backyard bounty program.

Benefit events & our corporate challenge

Get creative and use your passion with cause-related marketing campaigns to fundraise for the Foodbank.

We serve the community as a leader and expert in improving the nutritional health of our county through increased food security. Learn more about who we are and how we work below! The Foodbank of Santa Barbara County is a 501(c)3 organization Tax ID # 77-0169214


Learn more about our mission and what we do to move the community from hunger into health.


We listen and learn with our 300 nonprofit partners to collaboratively end hunger in Santa Barbara County.


Browse our Annual Reports, Food First Newsletter and other special reports.


Meet or join our amazing team!


Meet our dedicated Board of Trustees.


Our nutrition education programs have received national recognition.