Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services depends on the support of local donors to keep our programs running strong. SFBFS receives no government funding to help operate our organization If you are interested in becoming a supporter of SFBFS, please consider one of the following ways:

Thank you for supporting Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services. You can help us serve more families in our community by making a financial contribution. Just $10 per month makes a big impact. You can donate right now online, mail in a check or drop off goods. Any help you can give is greatly appreciated.

Donate Online »
Click here to make a secure, online donation. One time and recurring monthly donations are available. You may also donate in honor of or in memory of a friend, relative, co-worker or loved one.

Donate through United Way »
If your company supports local charities through the California Capital Chapter Region, please consider making your contirubtion to SFBFS. SFBFS has been a certified United Way charity since 1994. SFBFS' United Way ID# 3094.

Donate by Mail »
Please mail checks or money orders to:
Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services
3333 Third Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95817

In-kind Donations »
From Clothing to Food to Parent Education, each program creates a list of greatly needed items. Click here to peruse the lists.

Matching Gifts »
Make your gift go further! Many companies sponsor matching gift programs that will match charitable contributions made by their employees. By taking advantage of a company's matching gift benefit, you may be able to double or even triple the amount of your contribution. Each company has its own guidelines for employees, spouses and retirees. Questions? Call Melissa at (916) 456-1980. Most corporate procedures are simple:

  • Request a Matching Form from your company (check with Human Resources).
  • Complete and submit the form to SFBFS along with your gift.
  • SFBFS will verify the completed form and return it to the company.
  • The company issues a matching gift contribution to SFBFS.
  • Completed forms can be sent with your personal gift to:

    Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services
    3333 Third Avenue
    Sacramento, CA 95817

AmazonSmile »
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support SFBFS every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to your favorite charitable organization. Click here to begin. 

Amazon wish list »
SFBFS has a fabulous wish list on with nearly 150 items based on programs' greatest needs! Just purchase an item and it will ship directly to SFBFS! Click here to start shopping for families in our community.

SFBFS' Federal Tax ID# is 94-3315566