Hunger Action Month Food Drive

Help Feed our Neighbors in Need This Hunger Action Month

September is Hunger Action Month! Will you help us fill 400 carts to help feed 400 hungry households this month?

Our bulk purchasing power allows us to stretch every dollar into more meals!

$10 can help buy 25 bags of rice
$25 can help buy 35 containers of oatmeal
$50 can help buy 70 cans of tuna or chicken

If you wish to donate non-perishable items directly to our Food and Nutrition Center, our most-needed items are:

  • Canned meat/fish
  • Canned pasta (ravioli, lasagna, etc.)
  • Can openers
  • Cereal
  • Condiments
  • Cooking oil (24 oz or smaller)
  • Oatmeal
  • Pasta sauces
  • Rice
  • Soup
  • Shampoo/conditioner
  • Body wash

Host a Food Drive

Help collect the items we most need by hosting your own food drive!

Questions? Please contact Lauren for more information at or (760) 230-6307.

You can drop off donations directly at our Food and Nutrition Center:

650 Second Street in Encinitas, CA 92024
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. weekdays
(760) 753-1156

Community Resource Center’s Food & Nutrition Center is a gold-certified nutrition pantry and a proud partner of Feeding San Diego.

Thank you for your generosity!