Food Resources

San Diego Food Bank Neighborhood Food Distribution Program Calendar
San Diego Feeding America
Or for a more comprehensive list of resources, click on the community buttons below for downloadable guides.

First Baptist Church of Alpine 
1912 Arnold Way, Alpine  (619) 445-2338   Feeding San Diego Mobile Pantry on 1st & 3rd Wednesday at 9:00am–10:00am

Mountain Health Community Center 976 Sheridan Rd., Campo (619) 445-6200 Monday-Friday 8:30 am-5:00 pm Emergency pantry. Senior lunches available.
Salvation Army   28989 Old Hwy. 80, Pine Valley  (619) 473-0615   Monday-Thursday 9:00am–4:00pm 
Call for an appointment.  Emergency food, clothing, outreach and short-term casework.

Meridian Baptist Church  660 3rd St., El Cajon   (619) 444-3171   Second & Fourth Thursday at 3:00pm, Tuesdays at 2:00pm for families with children under 12 years of age.  Community meals on Wednesdays at 5:30pm. 4th Wednesday-Mobile Showers
Feeding the Flock Ministry  Call (619) 442-1789 to reserve pantry items for pick-up.
Salvation Army  1011 E. Main St., El Cajon   (619) 440-4683   Food pantry on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9:00am-4:00pm and Fridays from 9:00am-6:00pm.  Sack lunches are served at these times as well.  Hot meals for seniors available daily at Salvation Army at 11:30am.  During COVID-19 restrictions, meals are grab and go.
Sustaining Grace Outreach Center  270 E. Douglas Ave. Ste. 102A, El Cajon (619) 401-4006 Emergency pantry Monday-Friday from 10:00 am-3:00 pm.

Crosspointe Life Church  8809 La Mesa Blvd., La Mesa   (619) 464-3077  Food pantry on Tuesday and Thursday 10:00am-11:00am and 4th Saturday at 9:00am.
  Journey Community Church  8363 Center Dr., La Mesa   (619) 464-4544  Food pantry on 1st and 4th Thursday at 6:00pm,            2nd Friday at 9:00am, 3rd Saturday at 8:30am.  
La Mesa First Methodist Church   4690 Palm Ave., La Mesa   (619) 466-4163   Snacks served on Monday-Thursday at              9:30am-11:00am.  Hot meals are served the last Saturday 9:00am-12:00pm.
La Mesa Seventh Day Adventist Church  4207 Spring Gardens Dr., La Mesa   (619) 461-5703   Food pantry on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 9:00am-12:00pm.

Heaven’s Windows   
Good Acres County Park, 8848 Troy St., Spring Valley   (619) 825-8489   Food pantry Tuesday–Friday       9:00am-12:00pm. 
Santa Sophia Catholic Church   9800 San Juan St., Spring Valley  (619) 463-6629×225   Food pantry Tuesday & Thursday         9:30am-11:00am and Saturdays 9:00am-11:00am.  
Spring Valley Community Church   3310 Bancroft Dr., Spring Valley   (619) 342-1414  Food pantry Thursday & Friday                 9:00am-12:00pm, before or after church services on Wednesday 6:00pm-8:00pm and Sunday 10:00am -12:00pm.

Lemon Grove Foursquare Church  2115 Lemon Grove Ave., Lemon Grove   (619) 252-7406  Bread only on Tuesday 9:00am-10:00am.
  Samoa/Lutheran Feeding Ministry   2055 Skyline Dr., Lemon Grove   (619) 465-7301  Food pantry on Tuesday-Friday at         9:00am-12:00pm .  
St. John of the Cross Catholic Church   8086 Broadway, Lemon Grove   (619) 466-3209   Food pantry on 2nd & 4th Tuesday   9:00am-11:00am.

Carlton Hills Lutheran Church  (Santee Food Bank)  9715 Halberns Blvd., Santee   (619) 448-2096  Food pantry on Wednesday-Friday 9:00am-11:00am.  Food Pantry is one-time donation.  Commodities on 3rd Tuesday 9:00am-11:00am
  Guardian Angels Catholic Church   9310 Dalehurst Rd., Santee   (619) 448-1213  Food pantry on Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm

Lakeside Christian Helps   
9931 Channel Rd., Lakeside   (619) 561-3488   Food pantry on Monday-Thursday 10:00am-12:00pm
Villa Lakeshore Apartments   12606 Lakeshore Dr., Lakeside   (619) 426-3595   Food pantry on 4th Friday at 9:00am-12:00pm 
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