El Cajon Food Locations

El Cajon Food Pantries / Distribution Sites

772 S. Johnson Ave.
El Cajon, CA 92020
(619) 442-9491

Saturdays
8:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Diaper distribution on 2nd and 4th Saturdays 

El Cajon Valley High School

Feeding San Diego

 1035 E. Madison Ave.

El Cajon, CA 92021

(619) 401-4729

Wednesdays from 7:30 – 8:00 a.m. in school parking lot.

Call first. There may be eligibility requirements.

El Cajon Produce Pantry

Feeding San Diego

8800 Grossmont Center Dr., Lot 7

El Cajon, CA 92020

4th Friday

10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

1630 E Madison Ave.
El Cajon, CA 92019 
(619) 444-0763

Tuesdays 

3:30 – 6:00 PM

405 Ballard St.
 El Cajon, CA 92019
(619) 444-9425

El Cajon residents only. ID required.

Monday – Friday

10:00 – 11:00 a.m. 

Meridian Baptist Church 

Feeding San Diego

660 South 3rd St.
El Cajon, CA 92019
(619) 444-3171 

2nd & 4th Thursday at 4:00 p.m. until food runs out.

Gates open at 3:45 p.m.

2766 Navajo Rd.
 El Cajon, CA 92020 
(619) 469-0133 

Monday – Friday
9:30 – 11:00 a.m. 

Ministry Center behind Lauerman Hall

808 Jackman St.

El Cajon, CA 92020

(619) 226-7625

3rd Tuesday

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

The Salvation Army East County 

Red Shield Community Center

1025 E Main St.
 El Cajon, CA 92021
(619) 440-4683

Commodities & Diaper Bank

  • Monday 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
  • 1st, 2nd, 4th Wednesday 2:30 – 4:00 p.m.
  • 3rd Wednesday – Commodities Only 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
  • Friday 1:00 – 6:00 p.m.
  • Social Services – same hours as food pantry

2100 Greenfield Dr.

El Cajon, CA 92019

(619) 440-1802

Closed for new applicants. Call for more information. 

 

270 Douglas Ave., Suite 102-A
 El Cajon, CA 92020 
(619) 401-4006

Emergency Food Box

Monday – Friday
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

MEALS

Meridian Baptist Church 

Community Dinner

660 South 3rd St.
El Cajon, CA 92019
(619) 444-3171

Wednesdays
5:30 p.m.

The Salvation Army East County 

Red Shield Community Center

1025 E Main St.
 El Cajon, CA 92021
(619) 440-4683

Senior Meals

Monday – Friday at 11:00 a.m.