Many of the people who seek our help can usually pay their bills until something unexpected happens. Car expenses. Medical bills. Higher gas prices. Reduced hours at work. River City Food Bank helps the working poor as well as those on fixed incomes or facing serious illnesses.

CalFresh Outreach Department

CalFresh assistance is currently available during our distribution hours by appointment (drop in is also welcome) at both Midtown and Arden-Arcade locations:

Language services: English, Spanish, Farsi, Dari, and Pashto

Midtown: Tuesday through Thursday from 10:30am- 1:30pm

Arden-Arcade: Every Friday and Saturday from 10:30am- 1:30pm

Interested in applying or have questions? Call us at 916-233-4075 or click below to complete a referral form and email it back to us at 


River City Food Bank is a proud CalFresh Outreach subcontractor for the California Association of Food Banks (CAFB)

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