What We Do

Welcome to RI Community Food Bank

What We DoWe’re here to ensure that no one in Rhode Island goes hungry.

The Rhode Island Community Food Bank distributes food to people in need through a statewide network of 150 member agencies. These agencies include food pantries, meal sites, shelters, youth programs and senior centers.

Our Mission: Alleviating Hunger

The Food Bank is committed to improving the quality of life for all Rhode Islanders by advancing solutions to the problem of hunger. Learn more about our mission, our vision, and our core values.

Hunger Facts & Resources

The Food Bank serves 68,000 people each month through a network of 168 member agencies in the community. Find all of the latest hunger facts & resources to learn how food insecurity affects Rhode Island.

Food Bank Programs

In addition to acquiring and distributing nearly 11.6 million pounds of food each year, the Food Bank operates a number of programs which promote long-term solutions to hunger.

Member Agency Network

Food is distributed through a network of 168 member agencies located all across Rhode Island. Learn how this system delivers food to those who needed it most.

Food Bank Strategic Plan

The state of the food industry is constantly changing. The Food Bank’s Strategic Plan helps us focus our work while adapting to the latest trends. We are currently developing a brand new plan but you can still view our existing strategy.