Photo of food pantryDue to the COVID-19 pandemic, the San Diego City College Emergency Food Pantry is closed until further notice.  For more information, please contact the Office of Student Affairs at 619-388-3498.

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Other Food Assistance Resources

Below is a list of major food assistance resources and programs available in San Diego.  (Not affiliated with San Diego City College; programs and offerings subject to change.)

211 San Diego
A comprehensive source for access to community, health, social, and disaster services in the San Diego region.  Click here for food assistance resources, and click here to find emergency food resources near you.  To contact a representative, call 211, 858-300-1211, 800-227-0997, or email

Also known as the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) or food stamps, CalFresh is a program for people with low-income who meet federal income eligibility rules to supplement their budget to buy healthy and nutritious food.  Click here to apply online, or click here for a list of county Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) offices to locate your filing office.

If you have applied and been denied, but your income or household composition has changed, it is recommended that you reapply.

Feeding America San Diego
A hunger-relief and food rescue organization and the local member of the Feeding America network, the nation's largest domestic hunger-relief organization.  Click here to learn more about their programs and services, and click here to find a food distribution site near you.

San Diego Food Bank
A hunger-relief organization that provides nutritious food to individuals and families in need in communities throughout San Diego County.  Click here to learn more about their hunger-relief and resource programs. 

If you would like to make a tax deductible monetary donation, you may do so by making your check payable to San Diego City College Foundation - Food Pantry.

Food and material donations are suspened until further notice.

If you have any questions regarding the City College Food Pantry, please contact us at 619-388-4346.