Community Support
Campaigns in Response
to COVID-19 Pandemic

A HUGE thank you to the businesses and community groups who are supporting the Food Bank’s vitally needed hunger-relief programs during COVID-19 crisis.  

COMMUNITY SUPPORT FUNDRAISERS

Mendocino Farms Sandwich Market Grand Opening in Mission Valley 
Saturday, Sept. 26 and Sunday, Sept. 27
Mendocino Farms Sandwich Market is opening a new location in Mission Valley. In celebration of their grand opening, 20% of sales from every sandwich or salad sold on Saturday, Sept. 26 and Sunday, Sept. 27 will be donated to the San Diego Food Bank. The restaurant is located inside Westfield Mission Valley mall. Complimentary parking is available. All proceeds will benefit the Food Bank’s COVID-19 Response Programs. For more information, visit: www.mendocinofarms.com

Fwd Coffee
Ongoing
For every bag of coffee sold, Fwd Coffee will donate $2 to the San Diego Food Bank to support our COVID-19 Response Fund. CLICK HERE to buy a bag of coffee today!

Cards That Care
Ongoing
Cards That Care will donate 80% of all cards sold on their website to the San Diego Food Bank. CLICK HERE to purchase a card and support the Food Bank’s COVID-19 Response Fund.

Corporate Dash
October 12 – November 15
The 2020 Corporate Dash is a five week challenge scheduled to start on Monday, October 12th and to be completed on Sunday, November 15th, with a portion of the proceeds supporting San Diego Food Bank. Companies and their employees will run or walk as many miles as they can while watching their progress on an interactive map of California! CLICK HERE for more information.

O Prego San Diego
Ongoing
For every purchase made in O Prego’s online store, which features food products highlighting the tastes of Portugal, $1 will be donated to support the Food Bank’s COVID-19 Response Fund. For every $1, 5 meals can be provided to a local family in need. CLICK HERE to start shopping!

Sweet Bling
Ongoing
For every La Paz ring sold, Sweet Bling will donate $100 to the San Diego Food Bank, which will provide 500 meals. CLICK HERE for more info.

 

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SPECIAL RECOGNITION

Baker Electric Home Energy
In May, Baker Electric Home Energy matched donations to the Food Bank up to $20,000! We are thrilled to announce that we exceeded the match thanks to our generous donors and raised tens of thousands of meals for families impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic!  We extend a HUGE thank you to our longtime partner, Baker Electric Home Energy, and our amazing supporters for contributing to the Food Bank’s COVID-19 Response Fund through this generous matching gift campaign.

Cutwater Spirits
The Miramar-based business is using its production resources and facility to produce an 80% alcohol hand sanitizer in accordance with FDA guidelines. Cutwater Spirits is donating 100% of hand sanitizer produced at its Miramar distillery to non-profits in San Diego County including first responders and longtime charity partner, the San Diego Food Bank. Cutwater Spirits will also be donating funds to the Food Bank that will help the organization produce over 50,000 meals to be distributed to San Diegans affected by the COVID-19 crisis.

Del Rey Avocado Company
Del Rey Avocado Company  is helping the Food Bank provide nutrient-rich avocados to individuals and families facing food insecurity during the COVID-19 crisis. They are making weekly deliveries to our  warehouse in Vista and will be providing a total of 15,000 pounds of avocados.

Dr. Bronner’s
Dr. Bronner’s, a world renowned soap and personal care products company based in Vista, generously donated 28 cases of soap and 14 cases of hand sanitizer to support the San Diego Food Bank and our North County Food Bank chapter as we continue day-to-day operations at both warehouse facilities. To learn more about Dr. Bronner’s, CLICK HERE.

Foster Farms
Foster Farms delivered more than 35,000 servings (nearly 18,000 pounds) to the San Diego Food Bank to provide lean protein to families economically impacted by the COVID-19 crisis. This donation is part of Foster Farms’ nation-wide campaign to deliver a total of 2.4 million servings of poultry to food banks across the country. Thank you Foster Farms for helping us to feed hope here at home for San Diegans in need.

Mission Federal Credit Union
In April, Mission Federal Credit Union matched donations to the Food Bank up to $50,000! We are thrilled to announce that we far exceeded the match and raised tens of thousands of meals for families impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic!  We extend a HUGE thank you to Mission Fed and our amazing supporters for your amazing support!

Tomlinson Foundation
The Tomlinson Foundation offered to match donations to the Food Bank up to $220,000! We are thrilled to announce that our donors’ generous donations met the match and raised tens of thousands of meals for families impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic with contributions from DLA Piper. We extend a HUGE thank you to the Tomlinson Foundation, Lynora Brown, and all of our supporters who contributed to the Food Bank’s COVID-19 Response Fund through this generous matching gift campaign.

 

If your company or business is interested in supporting the
San Diego Food Bank during the COVID-19 crisis,

please fill out our Partnership Request Form.