Food for People is working to eliminate hunger and improve the health and well-being of our community through access to healthy and nutritious foods, community education and advocacy. Our 18 hunger relief programs provide countywide food assistance to seniors & homebound individuals, children and families, in addition to many programs that work to strengthen our commuinty
Food for People is the primary food collection and distribution hub serving low-income households throughout Humboldt County, California. Each year we distribute nearly 2 million pounds of food, to 10% of the county’s population., which is spread across 4,000 square miles in our rural area. We envision a community where everyone has access to good quality, nutritious food, understands the consequences of hunger and poor nutrition and is committed to creating a stronger, healthier and more resilient Humboldt County.