Donate Food

Do you want to donate food to Feeding San Diego? Feeding San Diego partners with a range of businesses to rescue food, including grocery stores, retailers, farms, packing sheds, manufacturers, food distributors, convenience stores, restaurants, caterers, and hotels.

We also accept donations from individuals through food drives and Instacart Community Carts.

Are you a food business or a farm?

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Are you interested in starting a food drive?

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Other Ways to Donate Food to Feeding San Diego

Donate Non-Perishable Items

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We accept non-perishable items, such as dry or canned goods, at our distribution center. You can bring items to donate to our Sorrento Valley location during business hours.

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Fresh Items

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We cannot accept perishable items at our distribution center. However, we have many partners who can accept fresh items! Our Find Food map can help you locate a partner near you.

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Donate Fruits and Vegetables

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If you have produce from a garden or fruit trees, we recommend contacting a local group that can help you harvest and donate them properly.

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Instacart Community Carts

You can donate some of our most-needed food items from the comfort of your own home using Instacart Community Carts. Simply purchase the items through your Instacart account and they’ll deliver everything for you!