Every gift makes a difference
There are many ways you or your company can generously give to the San Francisco-Marin Food Bank. Find out what makes the most sense for you here.
This is an easy way to help our neighbors in need, and often you can double or even triple the impact.
Make a plan to ensure that all the families, seniors, and individuals in our community have the food they need to thrive. A planned gift is an investment in the future health and wellbeing of our community.
Gifts of Stock
Donating stock and mutual fund shares are wonderful ways to support the Food Bank. Making a gift of securities is simple and offers a number of valuable financial benefits.
- You can donate appreciated stocks, bonds or mutual funds
- The total value of the stock upon transfer is tax-deductible
- There is no obligation to pay any capital gains taxes on the appreciation
Your broker can assist you in donating stock. Simply provide the following information:
Bank: UnionBanc Investment Services*
Account Name: San Francisco Food Bank
Account Number: 0BP050873
DTC Number: 0226
UnionBanc representative: Brian Batt
Contact number: (415) 705-7186 (phone) or (415) 705-7151 (fax).
Please let us know about your donation so we can send your tax receipt letter.
Contact Donor Services at firstname.lastname@example.org or (415) 282-1907, ext. 249.
The Food Bank is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. Our tax identification number is 94-3041517.
Donate Your Car
Turn your wheels into meals for hungry neighbors in San Francisco and Marin. Donating your unwanted auto is easier than selling it and you’ll receive a tax receipt for your contribution.
If you have any questions, please email our Donor Services or call (415) 282-1907, ext 249.
Organize a Lemonade Stand
Add a pair of scissors, a piece of string, a pitcher, some lemons, and a busy street corner to our kit, and you have everything you need to organize a lemonade stand benefitting the Food Bank.
Corporate and Foundation Partners
Corporate and foundation sponsors are essential partners in our work to end hunger. As a Food Bank partner, your organization will be aligned with a highly visible Bay Area nonprofit known for our impact, efficiency and broad reach into San Francisco and Marin. Charity Navigator gives us their highest rating because 96% of all donated resources go directly to our food programs.
Let’s work together to create a partnership. The Food Bank is proud to provide our sponsors marketing and PR opportunities that align with your company’s goals. We also offer hands-on activities like Volunteering and Food and Fund Drives. Please contact Janine Hurty at email@example.com or call (415) 282-1907, ext. 298.
Whether you are interested in making a challenge grant, funding one of our programs, or supporting the general operating expenses for food distribution, we’ll be happy to discuss the many ways you can get involved. For more information, please contact Diane Stark, manager of Foundation Partnerships, firstname.lastname@example.org or call (415) 282-1907, ext. 297.