Ways To Give

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Your gift helps us provide food assistance to thousands of Rhode Islanders. Read below for information about the many ways to give to the Rhode Island Community Food Bank.

How do I make a gift to the Food Bank?

Gifts may be made online, by phone or through the mail using a number of flexible payment methods:

Personal checks or money orders should be made payable to the Rhode Island Community Food Bank and mailed to the address below:

Rhode Island Community Food Bank
200 Niantic Avenue
Providence, RI 02907

Does the Food Bank accept corporate matching gifts? 

Yes, please use the search tool below to see if your company will match your gift to the Food Bank. If your company has a matching gift program, this search function will link you directly to your employee portal so you can access the forms, guidelines, and instructions you need to initiate a matching gift request. Some employers even match contributions of volunteer time and retiree donations as well!


If you cannot find information about your company using the search box above, please contact your human resources department to see if they have a matching gift program.

Does the Food Bank have a monthly giving program?

Sustainers Harvest allows you to donate through your credit card automatically. Contact the Development Office at (401) 942-6325 or via email, if you have questions.

How do I make a gift in honor of someone? 

To make a donation in someone’s name, please visit our donation page and enter the tribute information at the bottom of the page. If you have additional questions, please contact us by phone at (401) 942-6325 or via email.

How is my gift used? 

Your gift allows us to provide quality food to the state’s hungry. We rely on support from individuals, corporations, foundations and fundraisers to carry out our mission.

Approximately 88% of our funding is used to distribute nutritious food to our network of member agency programs and to run programs like Healthy Habits and Kids Cafe.

Can I review your financial statements? 

Click here to review our financial statements and learn more about our financial accountability.

How can I learn more about the Food Bank? 

Your can read more about the Food Bank here. We also welcome you to call us at 401-942-6325 to arrange for a tour of our facility.

How do I contact you? 

To contact us or to be removed from our mailing list, please email us or call (401) 942-6325.

Is my gift tax-deductible?

Gifts are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law. The Rhode Island Community Food Bank is a registered 501c(3) non-profit organization. Our tax identification number is 05-0395601.