Agriculture, Food & Nutrition
Mission: To feed the hungry; to advocate and educate.
Feeding America San Diego thrives toward three goals everyday: A commitment to getting food assistance to those who need it the most, alleviating hunger by using every possible channel, and informing the public on the problem of hunger in our communities. Feeding America San Diego’s first food distribution took place on October 7, 2007, and since, they have distributed more than 32 million pounds of food and 25.6 million meals in San Diego County. Weekly, Feeding America San Diego feeds 73, 000 children, families, and individuals. 40% of their of their clients are under the age of 18, and through their Children’s Nutrition Initiative programs, Feeding America San Diego is able to feed 6,000 students a month.Visit the "Feeding America" website