Donating Food is a great way to get involved and support hunger relief in your community.

Last year the Food Bank distributed over 60 million pounds of food to families, children and seniors in need, and we couldn't do it without help from the community. From large donations from our retail partners to successful office food drives, your contributions count.

Product Donors - How to Donate Your Product

If you or your company have a large donation that needs to be picked-up, please call our Product Donations Department at (323) 234-3030 ext 161 or e-mail us at pwanzo@lafoodbank.org.

Los Angeles Regional Food Bank accepts dry, shelf-stable, refrigerated and frozen food items, prepared foods, foodservice items and personal care and cleaning products. Call our Product Donations Department to find out what other products are accepted at the Food Bank. 

To hold a food drive, please contact Julia Fernandez at (323) 234-3030 x194 or jfernandez@lafoodbank.org

Why Should I Donate?

Donating surplus inventory to Los Angeles Regional Food Bank is safe, efficient and cost-effective.

Product donations reduce warehouse storage and dumping costs, and Los Angeles Regional Food Bank can pick up your donation free of charge.

Gifts to Los Angeles Regional Food Bank are covered by national Good Samaritan laws.    In addition, product donations often generate tax benefits for participating companies.


Los Angeles Regional Food Bank can accept dry, shelf-stable, refrigerated and frozen food items, prepared foods, foodservice items, personal care and cleaning products, office supplies and equipment, mislabeled and unlabeled products, obsolete promotional items, and bulk and damaged products. Call the Food Bank's Product Donations Department at (323) 234-3030 extension 161 with questions about what types of items the Food Bank can accept.