LOS ANGELES REGIONAL FOODBANK Overview
Target demographics: All demographics that are at risk of hunger
Direct beneficiaries per year: 1 million residents of Los Angeles County, of which 40% are children and 5% are seniors.
Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: Assemble food kits for seniors or children. Sort food from food drives or help glean produce.
Geographic areas served: Los Angeles County
Programs: Our programs include; Brown Bag Program for seniors, BackPack and Kids Cafe for children and our general distribution for families and individuals in need of food assistance.
To fulfill our mission we:
Source and acquire food and other products and distribute to needy people through charitable agencies or directly through programs;
Energize the community to get involved and support hunger relief;
Conduct hunger education and awareness campaigns and advocate for public policies that alleviate hunger.
Our vision is that no one goes hungry in Los Angeles County.