Contact & Directions

Our Address

Our 14th Street building is currently closed to the public, due to damage from a city sewer inundation.

Our new mailing address is: Food for People, PO Box 4922, Eureka, CA 95502

Choice Pantry

  • Our Eureka Choice Pantry has moved to its own new location at 1720 10th St, Eureka (Cooper Gulch neighborhood).
  • The Eureka Choice Pantry has its own phone number: (707) 407-0447 (call for appointments)
  • The Eureka Choice Pantry is currently open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 10:30am-3:30pm.

CalFresh screening: Email our outreach staff at for questions about CalFresh or help applying for it.

Volunteering: If you are interested in volunteering, please fill fill out the application our our Volunteer webpage.

Food Donations: Due to lack of space while we rebuild our main facility, we encourage you to triple your impact with a virtual food drive. By utilizing Food for People’s wholesale purchasing power, we can take the money you would use to buy ONE bag of groceries and turn it into THREE! Click here to learn moreIn addition, food donations can be dropped off in Eureka at 716 West Cedar St. from 10am-3pm on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. For questions or inquiries, please contact Local Food Resources Coordinator Allison Kenney at (707) 445-3166 ext. 312 or @email


Main phone: (707) 445-3166

Fax: (707) 445-5946

Choice Pantry: (707) 407-0447

Key Contacts

Choice pantry: (707) 407-0447

Senior & Homebound Programs: @email; (707) 445-3166, press 309

CalFresh Help: @email; (707) 445-3166, press 308 or 318

Advocacy & Hunger Education program: @email (707) 445-3166, press 308

Child Nutrition Programs: @email; (707) 445-3166, press 309

Financial Donations: @email; (707) 445-3166, press 306 or 320

Large (pallet+) Food Donations: Operations Manager-- @email; (707) 445-3166, press 304

Other food donations, Food Drives, Gleaning, & Plant a Row donations: Local Food Resources Coordinator-- @email; (707) 445-3166, press 312

Volunteering: @email.

Pantry Network: @email

Mobile Produce Pantry: @email

Bookkeeping & Business: @email; (707) 445-3166, press 307

Executive Director: @email; (707) 445-3166, press 302