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Meal/Food Options

*If you are hungry and need food call 211 or 1-855-309-FOOD (3663)

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STUDENT MEAL PICK-UP LOCATIONS

The District has 22 meal pick-up locations for students 18 years or younger from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., unless noted, Monday through Friday at the following 22 locations: Barrett Terrance Plaza, De Anza High School, DeJean Middle School, Ephesians Cogic, GRIP Family Housing, Helms Middle School, Independent Holiness Church, Kennedy High School, McGlothen Temple Cogic, Montalvin K-8, Monterery Pines, Nystrom Elementary School, Pilgrim Rest MBC, Pinole Valley High School, Pullman Point, Richmond City Rides, Richmond High School, Richmond Roadrunners, Riverside Elementary School, Sion Miracle Temple Cogic, Urban Tilth, and Zion Hill MBC.

WHEN: Monday through Friday
TIME: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., unless noted
WHO: FREE for Children 18 years or younger
LOCATIONS:

 Here are other food options in West Contra Costa County:

Contra Costa County has created a food pick up map. Visit https://cocogis.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=fea1f3021a50455495b7e7e11325ecd4 and enter your address for the closest food location near you.

Food Bank of Contra Costa & Solano

  • Where: Multiple locations in West Contra Costa
  • Contact: 1-855-309-FOOD (3663); www.foodbankccs.org
  • When/Time: See information below
  • Who: Children, families (households) 
  • Where: Hercules/Pinole/El Sobrante
    • Food for children (Ages 4-6; ID, proof of residence, child age)
      • WIC San Pablo, 501 Gateway Ave, San Pablo, Last Friday, 10 a.m.-noon
    • Groceries once a month (ID, proof of residence)
      • Moose Lodge #550, 4660 Appian Way, El Sobrante, 2nd Monday, 10 a.m-11:30 a.m.
      • Montara Bay Community Center, 2250 Tara Hills Dr, San Pablo, 2nd Monday, 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
  • Where: Richmond
    • Food for children (Ages 4-6; ID, proof of residence, child age) 
      • WIC San Pablo, 501 Gateway Ave, San Pablo, Last Friday, 10 a.m.-noon
    • Groceries once a month (ID, proof of residence)
      • North Richmond Missionary Baptist, 1427 Fred Jackson Way, Richmond, 3rd Tuesday, 10 a.m.-noon
      • Southside Church of Christ, 1501 Florida Ave, Richmond, 4th Tuesday, 10 am-noon
  • Where: San Pablo
    • Food for children (Ages 4-6; ID, proof of residence, child age)
      • WIC San Pablo, 501 Gateway Ave, San Pablo, Last Friday, 10 a.m.-noon
    • Groceries once a month (ID, proof of residence)
      • Davis Park, 1651 Folsom Ave, San Pablo, 3rd Monday, 10 a.m.-noon
      • Montara Bay Community Center, 2250 Tara Hills Dr, San Pablo, 2nd Monday, 10 am-11:30 a.m.

Richmond Emergency Food Pantry

  • Where: 2369 Barrett Ave., Richmond
  • Contact: 510-235-9732; www.refp.org
  • When: Tuesdays and Fridays
  • Time: 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • Who: Families must qualify; households can pick up food one time per month

Mobile Farmers Markets

Community Food & Nutrition Resources from Kaiser Permanente