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Hunger Awareness Day

On June 7, 2024, come together to raise awareness about the tens of thousands
of people facing food insecurity in our community

Nourish Your Neighbors

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SLO Food Bank, also known as the Food Bank Coalition of San Luis Obispo County, is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization and your donation is tax-deductible within the guidelines of U.S. law; EIN # 77-0210727. Please keep your receipt as your official record. Your receipt will be delivered to you in your preferred method.


Right now, when you sign up as a new recurring donor, your entire year of support will be instantly matched—dollar for dollar—up to a tremendous $500,000, thanks to the generosity of The Balay Ko Foundation.

Both single and recurring gifts support a future where all neighbors have access to the nutritious food they need to thrive.

Frequently asked questions

A senior man in a cowboy hat accepts a donation of food into a wheeled cart.
Monthly donation

9,600 balanced meals

in the fridges of seniors in need.*
A grandmother in an apron rolls out dough with her daughters and grandchildren.
Monthly donation

2,400 nutritious spreads

on the tables of families.*

*Annual impact of your annual contribution plus match.

A school-age child accepts a bag of produce from a young woman.
Monthly donation

960 full lunchboxes

for children facing food insecurity.*

Make a Lasting Difference
on Hunger Awareness Day

In our community, nearly one in three households struggle to afford basic living costs, forcing many to choose between essentials like medicine, rent, childcare, and nutritious food. Join the movement on Hunger Awareness Day to help ensure no one has to make these tough choices.

Spread Awareness

Use our social share kit to enlighten others about the realities of hunger in our community or click the button below to share directly to social.

Contribute to the Cause

Become a recurring donor online or give at one of our fundraising sites to fund hunger relief services in San Luis Obispo County.

List of Fundraising Sites

Tell a Friend About CalFresh

Encourage someone to apply for CalFresh at one of our assistance sites on June 7, helping them access money for nutritious food.

Thank you to our 2024 Sponsors!