COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Updates and Information

All Faiths Food Bank prioritizes the health and safety of our community, volunteers, and staff. We are taking extra precautions around our facility, and we are responding to increased needs for food related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Food Distribution

Mobile Pantries

All Faiths Food Bank’s mobile pantry program continues as scheduled.

With a few exceptions, our network of partner agencies and programs remains open. Find a food program here. We recommend calling before you go to confirm program hours and requirements.

Food for children 18+ under in Sarasota and DeSoto

Sarasota County Libraries

Monday – Thursday : 10AM – 6PM Friday – Saturday: 10AM- 5PM
Elsie Quirk Public Library
Fruitville Public Library
Gulf Gate Public Library
Frances T. Bourne Jacaranda Public Library
North Sarasota Public Library
North Port Public Library
Shannon Staub Public Library
Venice Public Library

Monday – Thursday: 10AM – 8PM Friday-Saturday: 10AM – 5PM
Selby Public Library

How You Can Help

The economic impact of COVID-19 has increased food insecurity in our community. Business closures have affected lower-income families and people with hourly wages in particular.

While all support is appreciated, financial support lets us use your gift to meet the greatest needs. A donation of any amount helps us continue to respond.

Food drives and food donations

To ensure the highest food safety standards for our community, we are not currently accepting food donations at this time.

We appreciate your desire to help. If you would like to make a difference, financial support is the best way to help. The needs are ever-changing, and a donation allows us to make purchases in bulk, and tailor our operation as needed in the coming days and weeks.

For every $1 given the food bank can purchase 5 meals.



The safety of our staff, volunteers and community remains our highest priority. We are taking extra precautions, including increased cleaning and sanitizing of our facility.

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