Donation Drop Off

ATTENTION! RESTAURANTS, HOTELS, AND FOOD SERVICE COMPANIES:

For those looking to donate unused food items, the Food Bank is asking you to deliver the food directly to our warehouses:  

San Diego Food Bank – Miramar 9850 Distribution Avenue, San Diego, CA 92081 Delivery Hours:
Monday – Friday
8 a.m. to 12 noon and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
North County Food Bank – Vista 1445 Engineer Street, Suite 110, Vista, CA 92081 Delivery Hours:
Monday – Friday
8 a.m. to 12 noon and 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.


Due to the high demand for food assistance, our drivers and trucks are needed to distribute food to the community.

If you need to deliver outside of our delivery hours or have additional questions, please send an email to Kimberly Castillo, Food Procurement Supervisor – KCastillo@SanDiegoFoodBank.org.

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Have nonperishable food items to donate to help local families in need?

CLICK HERE FOR A LIST OF OUR MOST NEEDED FOOD ITEMS

Stop by our San Diego Food Bank’s warehouse in Miramar or our North County Food Bank chapter’s warehouse in Vista to donate. Drop-off hours and times are available below.  Please follow signs for Shipping & Receiving.

 

Location Address Days of the Week Drop-Off Hours
San Diego Food Bank
(Miramar)
9850 Distribution Avenue,
San Diego, CA 92121
Monday through Friday* 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
North County Food Bank
(Vista)
1445 Engineer Street, Suite 110, Vista, CA 92081 Monday through Friday* 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. and
12 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

*Both Food Banks will be closed on the following dates in 2020:
Jan. 1, Jan. 20, Feb. 17, May 25, July 3, Sept. 7, Oct. 12, Nov. 11, Nov. 26 – 27, Dec. 24 – 25, Dec. 31

PUBLIC DONATION DROP-OFF SITES

If you are looking to drop-off your donations at a site closer to your home or place of work, below is a list of public food drives currently taking place. Members of the public are welcome to stop by and drop off their food donations during the designated times listed below.

 

Location Address Dates Drop-Off Hours Additional Info/
On-Site Contact Person
Community Through Hope
(Food Bank Nonprofit Partner)
465 C Street,
Chula Vista, CA 91910
Ongoing Monday – Friday
9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
1:30 to 3 p.m.
Cindy Gliebe
Cell 619-816-8382,
Warehouse 619-915-7257
Office 619-915-7256
The Elizabeth Hospice –
Carlsbad Office
5938 Priestly Drive, Ste. 103, Carlsbad, 92008 Ongoing Monday – Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
 
The Elizabeth Hospice –
Escondido Office
930 Canterbury Place, Escondido, 92025 Ongoing Monday – Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
 
The Elizabeth Hospice –
San Diego Office
8989 Rio San Diego Drive, Ste. 190, San Diego, 92108 Ongoing Monday – Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
 
The Elizabeth Hospice –
Temecula Office
27720 Jefferson Avenue, Ste. 200, Temecula, 92590 Ongoing Monday – Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
 
Father Joe’s Village – Furniture Warehouse
(Food Bank Nonprofit Partner)
3350 E Street,
San Diego, CA 92102
Ongoing Monday, Thursday
& Friday
8 a.m. to 12 noon
Jorge Bejarano
jorge.bejarano@neighbor.org or 619-694-6069

Special instructions: Go to back of
warehouse near Bay 2 (Door 2)
Greystar Construction/Development 444 S. Cedros Avenue, Suite 172, Solana Beach, CA 92075 Ongoing Monday – Friday
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Erica Kicherer
858-480-3634
Heaven’s Windows
(Food Bank Nonprofit Partner)
8848 Troy Street, Spring Valley CA 91978 Ongoing Monday – Friday
8 a.m. to 12 noon
Angie Woodward
619-741-3958 or
angelaw@heavenswindows.org 
North University Library 8820 Judicial Drive,
San Diego, CA 92122
Ongoing M/Th/F/Sat
9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Tu/W
11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sunday
12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Kellie Durbin
858-581-9637
Rancho Penasquitos Ranch Library 13330 Salmon River Road,
San Diego, CA 92129
Ongoing M/Th/F/Sat
9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Tu/W
11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Long Huynh
858-538-8159
REEBPros at Keller Williams Realty 7777 Alvarado Road Suite 700, La Mesa, CA 91942 Ongoing Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Take elevator to the 7th floor and check in at suite 700
Ideal Plumbing and Heating 5161 Waring Road, San Diego, CA 92120 March 1 – April 30 Monday – Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Natalie Barillas
619-583-7963 or natalie@idealservice.com

Thank you for supporting the San Diego Food Bank’s mission to fight hunger and feed hope throughout San Diego County!