Alameda Food Bank 1900 Thau Way, Alameda, CA94501 The Alameda Food Bank has been combating hunger in Alameda since 1977. This nonprofit charitable organization…More is funded by local donations and civic organizations, like the Clara Barton Society and operated by 100 tireless volunteers. Every first Saturday and third Wednesday of the month, it opens the doors of its warehouse location (1050 West Ranger Ave.). The Food Bank estimates that its efforts help 5,300 people every year get the groceries and food they need.
Meals On Wheels 516 Willow St, Alameda, CA94501 Meals on Wheels is a nonprofit organization that has provided food and meals for Alameda families since 1973. Volunteers…More drive meals to families, and most food is donated by Alameda residents. Alameda Friendly Visitors is another program through Meals on Wheels that sends volunteers to the Mastic Senior Center to visit with residents.
American Red Cross 451 Stardust Pl, Alameda, CA94501 Originally founded by Clara Barton, this international non-profit organization provides food, shelter, clothing,…More supplies, education and emergency medical services to victims of war and natural disasters. Other services include military support and assistance in finding U.S. citizens reported missing overseas. The local Bay Area Chapter, located in Alameda's West End district, is one of many Red Cross blood donation centers.