fact card

Fact Card

The problem of hunger is real.

1 in 8

1 in 8 people in L.A. County struggles with food insecurity

1 in 4

1 in 4 children might not know where their next meal is coming from.

We are mission driven.

Our mission is to mobilize resources to fight hunger in our community.

Our vision is that no one goes hungry in Los Angeles County.

Our work has an impact.


We serve more than 300,000 people each month through our partner agency network and direct service programs.


We distribute more than 1 million pounds of food on a weekly basis.


Since our founding in 1973, we have distributed more than 1 billion meals to our community!

We couldn't do it without you!

1 dollar can make 4 meals

Donors, volunteers and advocates like you can make our vision a reality. Here’s how you can help:

Every $1 provides food for up to four meals.
Give online at LAFoodBank.org/donate

Volunteers are the backbone of our work. More than 30,000 people donated their time to the Food Bank in 2018. LAFoodBank.org/volunteer

Your voice matters. Follow us on social media and help us spread awareness.

Together, #WeFeedLA

Los Angeles Regional Food Bank
1734 E. 41st Street
Los Angeles, CA 90058-1502
(323) 234-3030

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