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  • San Francisco Emergency Food Box Program


    Note for Coronavirus response period:

    To locate emergency food, go to and DO NOT specify a zip code. List will display emergency food sites that are currently operating across the county. There is no registration process at this time. Participants can simply go to a site to receive assistance.

    Pop-up pantries are being opened across SF and Marin to accommodate large numbers of people who have lost access to food due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Also operating seven pantries at schools, providing to-go meals for students. When students and parents pick up their breakfast and lunch, they will also be able to get pre-bagged groceries to take home.

    Continuing to purchase and send out extra shelf-stable food items (above and beyond the typical bag of groceries) for participants to set aside in case they can’t make it to a future weekly pantry.

    Also home-delivering to the most vulnerable populations, including low-income seniors.

    Accepting volunteers to participate in home-delivery programs and provide groceries to homebound seniors.

    Updated 3/31/2020

    Provides a three-day supply of emergency food without enrollment. Assistance is available once every 12 months.

    Provides food to people experiencing one-time emergencies. Refers participants to a weekly or monthly distribution program if necessary.

    Find a site using the SF-Marin Food Bank Food Locator (

    • Multiple Locations - San Francisco
      Various locations
      San Francisco, CA

    • Multiple Locations - Marin
      Various locations
      Marin, CA


    Languages Available: English

    Payment Description: No fee

    Intake and Eligibility: Must be San Francisco or Marin County resident. Emergency food box is only available once every 12 month period.

    Areas Served:
    • San Francisco County
    • Marin County

    - Food Pantries

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