Mission: The St. Louis Area Foodbank will feed hungry people by acquiring and distributing food through our member agencies; and we will educate the public about the nature of and the solutions to the problems of hunger.
Programs: The St. Louis Area Foodbank's operating programs include food drives which include "Scouting for Food" and many other local community drives, food purchases, food solicitation from local and national food manufacturers and the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) for both Missouri and Illinois.
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The St. Louis Area foodbank touches the lives of over 57,000 individuals each week as they provide hunger relief to those struggling with food insecurity. Their service territory covers more than the St. Louis metropolitan area - it includes 14 Missouri and 12 Illinois counties.