Oregon Food Banks >> Portland Food Assistance

Food banks, soup kitchens and food pantries in Portland OR

Oregon Food Bank
Portland, OR 97211
Details: Our mission: To eliminate hunger and its root causes ... because no one should be hungry. Oregon Food Bank takes a holistic approach to ending hunger by bringing our community together to provide food, education and hope to our neighbors in need. We provide emergency food to people who are hungry through a cooperative statewide network of hunger-relief agencies, helping 1 in 5 households fend off hunger. OFB also leads statewide efforts to increase resources for hungry families and to eliminate the root causes of hunger by advocating for fair public policies, strengthening community food systems and providing nutrition and garden education to help people become more self-sufficient and resourceful.
St. Vincent DePaul Food Recovery Network
Portland, OR 97202
Details: Our Food Bank not only operates a traditional style food bank but also manages our Food Recovery Network, Senior Supplemental Food Box Program, Food for Kids, and Mobile Kitchen-cafe. Our food bank is used by 93 local agencies not only do 44 of our local St. Vincent de Paul conferences shop at the food bank, 49 other non-profits in greater Portland also rely on our food bank. The impact our food bank has in feeding the hungry throughout greater Portland is wide reaching.