Neighborhood Food Distributions

The Food Bank Coalition administers EFAP, a federally funded program and supplies food once a month to low-income families and individuals of all ages through its USDA Commodities Program. These distributions are held at community centers, churches, senior centers and veteran’s halls throughout the county. Here is a link for EFAP Commodity Fact Sheets and Recipes.


  1. Must attend the distribution held within your local community
  2. Must self-certify that you meet the income guidelines English / Spanish


No income documentation is required. Recipients are asked to self certify that they meet the posted income guidelines by the USDA and sign their name, address, and the total number of people in their household on our sign-in sheet. This is kept confidential and used for the sole purpose of reporting total number of recipients served.

Alternative pick-up forms are available for those who are unable to attend distributions and are having another individual pick up food for them. English / Spanish

Food Provided

Generally, we provide the following types of food:

Locations & Times

Please visit our Get Help » page to search for a distribution near you by zip code or download our food resource flyer.

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Our mission is to work with a network of community partners to alleviate hunger in San Luis Obispo County and build a healthier community.

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