Food Recovery Organizations


Food insecurity affects 1 in 8 people in the United States. These organizations are actively pursuing to end hunger in Monterey County, while recovering some of the large amounts of edible food that is thrown away each year. Consider donating to these organizations below and reach out for opportunities on how you can help end hunger.

Local Organizations Accepting Food Donations

Feeding hungry people with donations of extra food is an integral part of resource conservation. Organizations served by food rescue and food bank programs include community centers, soup kitchens, food pantries, homeless shelters, senior programs, and childcare centers.

Below is contact information for all organizations currently accepting food donations.