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Getting food to
people who need it

20,000

Hours Volunteered | in 2020

1,250,000

Lbs. of Food Distributed | in 2020

60,000

Pantry Visits | in 2020

Our Goal

To create a Berkeley where no one goes hungry. Using an innovative, community-centered approach to food sourcing and distribution, we are providing easy and convenient access to healthy, high-quality free food for people who need it.

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News & Events

COVID-19 has perpetuated pre-existing injustices in the food system

By Evan Hazelett, BFN Research and Advocacy Manager December 8, 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic has throw... read more

How we ramped up during the COVID-19 pandemic

Watch this video about BFN's work in 2020. Our thanks to all of you who helped to make it happen!... read more

Neighbors Helping Neighbors: Donate or Volunteer During this Time of Crisis

Are you able to donate to help us in our efforts to feed everyone who needs access to free food duri... read more