OUR STORY

OUR MISSION

To alleviate hunger in the Inland Empire

OUR VISION

From humble beginnings...

 

Feeding America Riverside | San Bernardino ("FARSB") began in April 1980 as Survive Food Bank distributing about 10,000 pounds of food per month and partnering with about 20 local nonprofit agencies.   Today, FARSB distributes over 2 million pounds of food per month and partners with over 400 local nonprofit agencies.

 

FARSB is one of 200 food banks affiliated with Feeding America, the National Food Bank Network.  FARSB serves the Riverside and San Bernardino Counties, aka the Inland Empire.   There are over 800,000 people who live below the poverty line in the Inland Empire and over 400,000 people who are food insecure.  Our food bank is the largest hunger-relief organization in the Inland Empire, with over 100,000 people who rely on us each month. 

 

IT'S A BIG JOB AND WE COULDN'T DO IT WITHOUT YOU!

A community where everyone has access to an adequate and nutritious food supply.

To visit our warehouse or learn help you can help, please call 951-359-4757.

We are open Monday - Friday from 7 a.m - 3:30 p.m.

OUR COMMUNITY: THE INLAND EMPIRE

We feed the Inland Empire, also known as the I.E. The I.E. is located east of Los Angeles, and is home to major cities including: 
 
  • Riverside
  • San Bernardino
  • Fontana
  • Moreno Valley
  • Rancho Cucamonga 
  • Ontario 
  • Corona
  • Victorville 
  • Temecula 
  • Murrieta
 
...just to name a few.
 

Geographic Area

27,264 sq. miles

Compared to the U.S., a higher share of the IE's poverty stricken are of Hispanic origin & reside in households with heads who are non-citizens.

Median Age: 34.4

Median value of owner-occupied housing units: $318,900

Compared to the U.S., a higher share of the IE’s poverty stricken reside in households that are: (a) jobless, and with heads who are, (b) single mothers, and (c) lack a high school degree.

Poverty in the I.E. is higher than it is in the U.S. and in California.

If you are in located in a city outside of San Bernardino or Riverside Counties, please refer to our sister food banks for support.

Feeding America Riverside|San Bernardino is a 501 (c)3 nonprofit organization.

 

Our mission is to alleviate hunger in the Inland Empire.

EIN: 33-0072922

CONTACT US

Phone: (951) 359-4757

2950 Jefferson Street

Riverside, CA  92504

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Every $1 donated to Feeding America Riverside|San Bernardino helps to provide up to 9 meals. Donate today.

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