Food banks are non-profit organizations that collect and distribute food to people struggling with food insecurity. Nutrition programs can partner with food banks to help older adults stock their pantries with food for household use.
Tools & Toolkits
- Find Your Local Food Bank— Search for your local food bank
- Food Banks and Food Pantries — Comparison of the two, along with tips for finding resources
- How Food Banks Work— Overview from Feeding America
- Partnerships with Food Banks and Other United States Department of Agriculture Programs — Frequently asked questions on how Older Americans Act programs
can partner with SNAP, TEFAP, food banks, SFMNP, etc.