We can help!
A map of food assistance sites and schedules in PDF form are below to help you find locations that provide free food to families in need. If it is prior to a holiday, or your first visit, you should call the location before you show up.
FREE FOOD SCHEDULES for March-May 2016, PDF format
Sarasota – North Sarasota County (city)
Sarasota – South Sarasota County includes Venice/Laurel/Nokomis/Englewood/North Port areas
Desoto County includes Arcadia and Nocatee area
Sprout Route (also listed on other schedules as ‘produce’)
NEW PANTRY! We welcome the Islamic Society of Sarasota and Bradenton to our network. Saturday, Mar 26, Apr 23 and May 2, families who need food can stop by between 10 am-12 pm, 3150 44th Street (at Lockwood Ridge) Sarasota 34235.
Veterans with VA Card: 10 am-12 pm at All Faiths Food Bank, 8171 Blaikie Ct. Sarasota, 34240 – Tuesdays, Jan 12 & 26, Feb 9 & 23, Mar 8 & 22, Apr 12 & 26.
FREE FOOD MAP March-May 2016
*Indicates a USDA distribution, there are eligibility requirements, but no paperwork is necessary. USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
Schedules are subject to change, please call prior to holidays or first visit.
About Sprout Route: Sprout Mobile Farm Market visits neighborhood to distribute garden-fresh produce. If you would like to become a sponsor, or if you are able to donate fruits or veggies, please contact Ryan at email@example.com or call 941-379-6333.
To find other family or social services, call the United Way at 2-1-1 or 941-308-4357.
Food donations can by dropped off at any Sarasota County Goodwill, or All Faiths Food Bank.
Special thanks to The Mosaic Company, for year round support and as our BackPack Kids program partners in DeSoto County. Thanks also to Sarasota County.
All Faiths in the Community: Partners and other services including WIC and SNAP
We provide food through our Mobile Pantries directly to people in need, through our school and backpack programs, and by delivering it to soup kitchens, pantries, churches and other partner agencies. Below is a list of the many organizations that receive food from All Faiths Food Bank:
Questions? Please call 941-379-6333
All Faiths Food Bank
8171 Blaikie Ct. Sarasota FL 34240
We care about how we’re doing! If you are a partner agency or visitor to a pantry or program site and have a complaint, please download and complete the PDF of our complaint form and email it to our COO, John Livingston at JLivingston@allfaithsfoodbank.org.
USDA Nondiscrimination Statement 2015
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English. To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture; Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights; 1400 Independence Avenue, SW; Washington, D.C. 20250-9410
(2) fax: (202) 690-7442
(3) email: firstname.lastname@example.org
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.