This is a great place to start to learn more about who we are, what we do, and how you can support us in our work.
When and where do you give out food?
CDFB has three locations open to the public – St. John’s Lutheran Church, 1701 l Street, Sacramento – 10am-Noon the 2nd, 3rd and 4th Thursday’s of each month. Our other sites are located on College and School campuses and not open to the public.
Where can I pick up food if I missed one of your food giveaways?
You can dial 211 to find a location closest to you that will provide food assistance.
Besides food, what other resources do you offer?
When we receive them, CDFB will distribute clothing, books, recipes and some toiletry items at different times during the month.
Where can I go to donate food?
You can call us at (916)761-5624 and we will give you a time and place you can bring by your donation.
Also, CDFB has twelve Les Schwab Tire Center locations in the Sacramento area that will be collecting canned food on a on-going basis throughout the year. You can call and we will give you the nearest location where you can drop off your donation.
How can I best support Central Downtown Food Basket?
Monetary donations are always preferred but CDFB is grateful for every type of donation.