For every $1 you donate we can buy $7 worth of food.
Donate Via Credit Card
Donate Via Check or Cash Contribution
We welcome check and cash contributions. For checks, you can simply mail them to us: Alameda Food Bank, P.O. Box 2167, Alameda CA 94501.
Consider an Employer Match
If your employer offers matching donations it’s a great way to double your contribution. Have them make the matching donation to Alameda Emergency Food (our official name) tax ID 94-2878910.
Do you have excess food?
We are happy to accept donations of unopened, unexpired non-perishable food items at our warehouse, 650 W Ranger Avenue on Alameda Point, on Tuesdays from 9:00-3:00. No glass please and only items that are in good, edible condition.
Our preferred items are:
- Pancake mix
- Condiments (catsup, mayo, mustard, etc)
- International foods
- Diapers of all sizes are also helpful
Got a vehicle you’re not using? Turn it into a donation to us and tax deduction for you.
Donate your car, RV, boat or motorcycle, in any condition, running or not. Save yourself the hassle of selling and make a fully tax-deductible donation.
To start the simple process of donating your vehicle, you can complete the online donation form. Once your vehicle is accepted, you will receive the necessary DMV forms along with your donation receipt. Your vehicle will then be picked up in a timely manner at no cost to you.