Contact & Directions

Our Address

Our mailing address is: Food for People, PO Box 4922, Eureka, CA 95502

Our phone number is: (707) 445-3166

Fax: (707) 445-5946

Choice Pantry & Food for People headquarters

  • Our Eureka Choice Pantry is home once again at our newly rebuilt headquarters at 307 W. 14th Street in Eureka
  • The Eureka Choice Pantry is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 10am-4pm.

CalFresh screening: Email our outreach staff at for questions about CalFresh or help applying for it.

Volunteering: If you are interested in volunteering, please fill fill out the application our our Volunteer webpage.

Food Donations: 

  • Food donations can be dropped off from 10am to 4pm Monday through Friday.
  • For questions or inquiries, please contact Local Food Resources Coordinator Allison Kenney at (707) 445-3166 ext. 312 or @email
  • Want to triple your impact? By utilizing Food for People’s wholesale purchasing power, we can take the money you would use to buy ONE bag of groceries and turn it into three! Click here to learn more


Key Contacts

Choice pantry: (707) 445-3166

Senior & Homebound Programs: @email; (707) 445-3166, press 309

CalFresh Help: @email; (707) 445-3166, press 308 or 318

Advocacy & Hunger Education program: @email (707) 445-3166, press 308

Child Nutrition Programs: @email; (707) 445-3166, press 309

Financial Donations: @email; (707) 445-3166, press 306 or 320

Large (pallet+) Food Donations: Operations Manager-- @email; (707) 445-3166, press 304

Other food donations, Food Drives, Gleaning, & Plant a Row donations: Local Food Resources Coordinator-- @email; (707) 445-3166, press 312

Volunteering: @email.

Pantry Network: @email

Mobile Produce Pantry: @email

Bookkeeping & Business: @email; (707) 445-3166, press 307

Executive Director: @email; (707) 445-3166, press 302