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SLO Food Bank

Coalition of San Luis Obispo County

Donate Food

Donating food is a great way to support the Food Bank Coalition. When families and organizations contribute fresh and non-perishable food, it puts more variety on our shelves and in our freezers. Please donate kindly from the suggested food pyramid categories and nonperishable suggestions below to help us provide a well-balanced, nutritious set of foods to those who do not have enough to eat.

Fruits & Vegetables Group

Canned or dry fruits and vegetables in an array of colors will help ensure consumption of many vitamins and minerals.

  • Canned vegetables
  • Canned fruit 
  • Canned tomatoes (juice & sauce)
  • Dried fruit & vegetables 

Grain Group

Whole grains provide maximum nutrition value and long-lasting energy.

  • Oatmeal
  • Whole grain crackers
  • Low sugar/high fiber cereals
  • All pasta types
  • Whole grain rice

Protein Group

Lean meats and canned or dry beans provide the necessary fuel for muscles.

  • Canned tuna, salmon or chicken
  • Bean soups
  • Baked beans
  • Dried and canned beans and peas
  • Chili Beef stew
  • Peanut Butter 

We especially enjoy the opportunity to take advantage of the abundance of fresh fruit and vegetables we grow and value so highly in San Luis Obispo County. The Food Bank is committed to providing healthy, nutritious food to our clients.

Where to Drop Off Donations: 

North County Warehouse
2212 Golden Hill Road, Paso Robles
Monday – Friday
8 AM – 4 PM

South County Warehouse
1820 Railroad Road, Oceano
Monday – Friday
8 AM – 3PM

Or at Rizzoli's Automotive
2584 Victoria, San Luis Obispo
Monday - Friday, 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM