About the Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank

  • San Diego Food Bank Feeds 350,000 people per month 
  • In Partnership with over 350 nonprofit community partners
  • SD Food Bank collaborates with food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters, low-income daycare centers, senior centers, churches, schools, and day centers for the elderly & disabled.
  • Are able to distribute to communities throughout San Diego county’s 4,200 square mile radius.
  • Provides food to 800 chronically hungry children at 22 elementary schools every Friday during the school year.
  • 8,500 low-income seniors are provided with box groceries every month.
  • In 2011, the Food Bank distributed 20.4 million pounds of food throughout the year-- this is the equivalent of 16 million meals.
  • 95,310 San Diegans are enrolled in the SD Food Bank’s Emergency Food Assistance Program. (In 2010)
  • 16,000 people volunteer at the SD Food bank every year.
  • 150 direct food distributions in San Diego county every month.
  • The SD Food Bank supplies food to 350 nonprofits with feeding programs.

The numbers speak volumes about how much of an impact that the San Diego Food Bank makes in our community. Now it’s our chance to make an impact as well.

If you are interested in making a donation to our cause to fight hunger, please drop off food donations at our office location: 821 Bowsprit Road, Chula Vista, CA 91914 (click for directions).

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