Food Pantry Partially sponsored by
The West Valley Community Services Food Pantry provides a wide selection of food to families facing a hunger crisis. Clients visit our pantry weekly, selecting from a variety of healthy and delicious foods donated by local partners, including Second Harvest Food Bank, Whole Foods, Safeway, Trader Joe's, Marina Foods, Sprouts, Target, Creekside Farmers' Market, and other local vendors.
In the 2017-2018 fiscal year:
842,380 pounds of food were distributed to low income and homeless families.
2,311 individuals visited the West Valley Community Services Food Pantry and the Mobile Food Pantry, receiving groceries, household items, diapers, and personal care products.
West Valley Community Services also offers a Mobile Food Pantry to clients living in Los Gatos, Saratoga, and West San Jose, providing nutritious food, case management, and referrals to clients with barriers to transportation. Learn more about the Mobile Food Pantry here: Mobile/RV.
Community Access to Resource & Education (CARE) Program
Through the CARE program, we provide education on Food Stamps, SSI, SSID, CalWorks, & Earn Income Tax Credit (EITC) services. The CARE program makes public assistance and long-term solutions more accessible and helps clients apply for public assistance services, including food stamps, free/reduced lunches, Medicare, and Medicaid.
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