Program Schedules

Through our network of Partner Agencies and direct service programs, the Food Bank works to ensure that neighbors in need of food are able to get the help they need. To find locations and times that work for you, view the lists and schedules for each of our programs and Partner Agencies below.

Food Pantry Lists & Times

The Food Bank of Northern Nevada is proud to partner with a network of community organizations taking on the fight against hunger.

Find a food pantry near you

Washoe County:English |Spanish
Rural Northern Nevada & California Communities:
English |Spanish

Mobile Harvest Schedule

Access to nutritious, healthful food is vital for the community members we serve. Throughout the month, the Food Bank’s Mobile Harvest program visits neighborhoods across northern Nevada and eastern California to distribute produce and other fresh food items to clients.  All community members in need of food assistance are welcome to visit Mobile Harvest.  There are no qualification requirements, and each household may pick up food from a Mobile Harvest distribution once per week.

View the Mobile Harvest Schedule:

Washoe County: July 2021August 2021
Rural Northern Nevada & California Communities: July 2021 | August 2021

The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP)

The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) is a federal program that provides food commodities at no cost to Americans in need of short-term hunger relief through food providers like emergency food pantries, food banks, soup kitchens and shelters.  Click here for the TEFAP eligibility guidelines. 

View the TEFAP Distribution Schedule

 

 

SNAP Outreach

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP/formerly food stamps) is an important program for struggling families, seniors, and others. The Food Bank of Northern Nevada offers SNAP Outreach to help connect eligible clients to these vital benefits.

SNAP Outreach Schedules:

Washoe County: July 2021August 2021
Rural Northern Nevada Communities:
July 2021August 2021

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For help with your application over the phone, click here for details.

Free Meals for Kids

Kids Cafe

The Kids Cafe program provides free, nutritious meals to kids after school, as well as during school breaks.

KIDS CAFE SUMMER MEALS: BEGINNING JUNE 14, 2021

The Food Bank of Northern Nevada’s Kids Cafe program will offer free breakfast/snack and lunch to children 2-18 years old throughout summer break.  Meals are being provided at more than 50 locations in the Reno/Sparks area, as well as in Carson City and Fernley.

  • Carson City & Fernley: Meals will be provided weekly from 6/16-8/11/21, with no service on 7/5/21.
    • Children will receive 7 breakfasts and 7 lunches at each pick-up.
  • Reno/Sparks: Some sites will offer weekly distributions from 6/14-7/30/21, while others will serve daily on weekdays from 6/14-8/6/21.  There will be no service on 7/5/21.
    • Weekly Distributions: Children will receive 7 breakfasts and 7 lunches at each pick-up.  Please choose one location to visit per week.
    • Daily Distributions: Grab-n-go meals will be provided at the times designated on the schedule.  One meal will be given per child at each distribution.

Visit the Meals for Kids page for a complete list of sites and times.


The Food Bank of Northern Nevada is an equal opportunity employer and provider.  Click here for additional information in English or Spanish.

Serving Seniors

CSFP Distribution Schedule

Through the Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP), the Food Bank of Northern Nevada provides a monthly box of nutritious food to low-income seniors 60 years and over. Boxes are distributed at more than 40 locations across Reno, Sparks, and rural northern Nevada.

CSFP Distribution Schedule

Produce On Wheels

In addition to the CSFP Program, the Food Bank of Northern Nevada has added more distributions to deliver fresh produce to Seniors.  This program is called Produce on Wheels.

View the Produce on Wheels Schedule: July 2021 | August 2021

For a meal in the Reno-Sparks area

Our partner, St. Vincent’s Dining Room, serves lunch at 11:30 am – 12:30 pm, Monday – Saturday at 325 Valley Road, Reno.
There are no requirements to be served.

Homeless youth in the Reno/Sparks area can get information on other resources that may be available to them by visiting Reno Youth Network.