Community Helping Hands Food Drive

The Church of Jesus-Christ of Latter Day Saints’ congregations throughout San Diego County are teaming up with the Boy Scouts of America San Diego-Imperial Council’s Scouting for Food campaign to collect nonperishable food donations for the San Diego Food Bank and our North County Food Bank chapter.

Most Needed Food Items include:

  • Canned meat and fish
  • Canned vegetables
  • Canned fruit
  • Canned soup
  • Peanut butter
  • Oatmeal and cereal
  • + more!

Donations will be collected on Saturday, April 14 and Saturday, April 28 at the following locations.

Saturday, April 14

  • Church Building (51st street) from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Address: 6767 51st Street San Diego, California 92120
  • Church Building (Blossom Lane) from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Address: 8472 Blossom Lane Lemon Grove, California 91945

Saturday, April 28

  • Church Building (H Street) from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Address: 1590 East H Street Chula Vista, California 91913
  • Church Building (Elder Ave.) from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Address: 1515 Elder Avenue San Diego, California 92154

Those donating on either day are invited to stay and help sort donations.

Can’t make it, but still want to participate? Donate online through the San Diego Food Bank’s Virtual Food Drive! For every $1 donated, 5 meals can be provided to a local family in need.

For more information about food drop-off locations or to sign up to volunteer, please visit