Food Banks Sacramento Free Food

Free Food in Sacramento

October 14th, 2014
Use the list is to choose a good day to go, such as a Thursday. For example, if you live in zip code 95608, then on Thursday go to the Central Downtown Food Basket, River City Community Services and The Salvation Army.
  1. River City Community Services - Downtown
    1800 28th Street, Sacramento, CA 95816 map
    Ph. (916) 446-2627
    Each weekday 11:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Each 30 days a 3 day supply of food. Serves all zip codes.
  2. Central Downtown Food Basket - Downtown
    1701 L Street, Sacramento, CA 95811 map
    Ph. (916) 761-5624
    Each Thursday morning 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Serves all zip codes.
  3. Capital Christian Center - Rancho Cordova
    9470 Micron Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95827 map
    Ph. (916) 856-5683
    Monday - Thursday 9:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. And 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Once a month. You will meet with the pastor and fill out a paper then receive your food. Serves all zip codes.
  4. Atonement Lutheran Church - East Area
    9242 Kiefer Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95826 map
    Ph. (916) 363-8642
    Each 3rd Tuesday of the month 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    All who need emergency free food.
  5. Grove Avenue Church - North
    2771 Grove Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95815 map
    Ph. (916) 927-3663
    Each Wednesday 11:30 a.m. Serves all zip codes.
  6. Cathedral of Praise - South
    2875 Meadowview Road, Sacramento, CA 95832 map
    Ph. (916) 568-7606
    Each Tuesday sign up 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m., distribution 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Picture ID required. Walk in first come, first serve. Eligibility - All who need emergency food.
  7. Daughters of Zion - South
    6489 47th Street, Sacramento, CA 95823 map
    Ph. (916) 422-3875
    Each Thursday 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. No I.D. required. One box every 30 days. Serves all zip codes.
  8. New Hope Community Church of Sacramento - South
    1821 Meadowview Road, Sacramento, CA 95832 map
    Ph. (916) 422-3370
    Each Thursday 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Sign-ups start at 9:00 a.m. A week's worth of food in every packet, plus a fresh produce and pastry line with first-come-first-serve selection.
    Eligibility - All who need emergency free food.
  9. California Indian Manpower Consortium
    738 North Market Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95834 map
    Ph. (916) 920-0285
    Emergency food voucher. Proof of heritage, income
    and residency.
  10. 1725 28th Street, Sacramento, CA 95814 map
    Ph. (916) 874-2072
    Provides Emergency Food Stamps, how to apply for
    food stamps, food stamp application, and qualifications.
  11. Senior Citizens Services - Serves anyone 18+
    8580 Elder Creek Road, Sacramento, CA 95828 map
    Ph. (916) 380-1222
    Each Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. and Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Membership can be anyone 18 and over for only 20.00 a month. You will receive a food box each week on the day that is convenient for you and also have someone else pick up your weekly box for you. Emergency box by referral.