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List: Where to Find Food Distribution Centers in the Bay Area

Here's a list of where you can find a food distribution center near you

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The coronavirus pandemic has taken a toll on thousands of families and students across the Bay Area who relayed on school lunches to have at least a meal a day.

Several organizations have taken action and organized food distribution centers in each Bay Area county to help those families.

Here's a list of where you can find a food distribution center near you:

Alameda County

HAYWARD UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT

When: Monday through Friday 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

  • Cherryland Elementary
  • Treeview Elementary
  • Fairview Elementary
  • Tyrrell Elementary
  • Longwood Elementary
  • Hayward High School
  • Park Elementary
  • Chavez Middle School
  • Schafer Park Elementary
  • Mt. Eden High School

For more information, click here.

OAKLAND UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT

When: Mondays and Thursdays 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

  • Sankofa Elementary
  • West Oakland Middle School
  • Hoover Elementary
  • Oakland High School
  • Garfield Elementary
  • Bret Harte Middle School
  • Life Academy/United for Success
  • Coliseum College Preparatory Academy
  • Madison Park Upper
  • Fremont High School
  • Castlemont High School
  • Elmhurst United Middle School

For more information, click here.

San Mateo County

JEFFERSON UNION HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT

When: Tuesdays and Thursdays 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • Jefferson High School
  • Terra Nova High School
  • Westmoor High School

For more information, click here.

BAYSHORE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

When: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Where: 155 Oriente St., Daly City

EAST SIDE UNION HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT

When: Monday through Friday 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.

  • Andrew Hill
  • Evergreen Valley
  • Independence
  • James Lick
  • Mt. Pleasant
  • Oak Grove
  • Silver Creek
  • William C. Overfelt

For more information, click here.

Santa Clara County

CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF SANTA CLARA COUNTY

When: Weekly from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

  • St. John Vianney Catholic Church
  • Saint Lucy Parish
  • Our Lady of Peace Church and Shrine
  • Our Lady of Refuge Parish - Diocese of San Jose
  • Diocese of San Jose
  • Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church
  • St. Martin of Tours Parish - San Jose
  • Santa Teresa Church
  • Second Harvest of Silicon Valley

For more information, click here.

San Francisco

SF - MARIN FOOD BANK

When: Depends on location. For more information, click here.

  • Bayview Opera House (San Francisco)
  • MLK Middle School (San Francisco)
  • SF Ballet (San Francisco)
  • Bessie Carmichael Elementary (San Francisco)
  • Cornerstone Church (San Francisco)
  • Francisco Middle School (San Francisco)
  • Gordon J. Lau Elementary (San Francisco)
  • Cesar Chavez Elementary (San Francisco)
  • Mission High School (San Francisco)
  • Roosevelt Middle School (San Francisco)
  • Cow Palace (San Francisco)
  • Giannini Middle School (San Francisco)
  • Oracle Parking Lot Drive-Through Pantry (San Francisco)
  • James Denman Middle School (San Francisco)
  • Kezar Stadium (San Francisco)
  • Rosa Parks Elementary (San Francisco)
  • Stonestown YMCA (San Francisco)
  • Lincoln High School (San Francisco)
  • Minnie & Lovie Ward Rec Center (San Francisco)
  • Marin Child Care Council (Marin)
  • Bayside MLK (Marin)
  • San Geronimo Valley Community Center (Marin)
  • Tamalpais High School (Marin)
  • Kerner Drive-Through Pantry (Marin)

Sonoma County

SANTA ROSA CITY SCHOOLS

When: Mondays and Wednesdays 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • Brook Hill Elementary
  • Burbank Elementary
  • Cook Middle School
  • Elsie Allen High School
  • Lewis Education Center
  • Lincoln Elementary
  • Monroe Elementary
  • Piner High School
  • Santa Rosa Middle School

For more information, click here.

Napa County

COMMUNITY ACTION OF NAPA

When: Depends on location. For more information, click here.

  • Hope Christian Center
  • Holy Family Catholic Church
  • Napa County Health & Human Services
  • OLE Health
  • Napa Spanish SDA Church
  • Covenant Presbyterian Church
  • Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church
  • St. Helena Seventh Day Adventist Church

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