Donate Food

Last year, EFAA provided over $1 million worth of food to families, seniors and people with disabilities. EFAA’s food bank relies on thousands of individual supporters and receives food from about 100 food drives annually from schools, businesses, service organizations and the faith community.

Our Shopping List

EFAA takes pride in providing highly nutritious and diverse food items for our participants. Our food bank is always in need of eggs and culturally diverse food items, like masa flour and tamale husks. Our most needed items include:

  • Rice
  • Spaghetti Sauce
  • Canned Chili  
  • Canned Pork and Beans or Franks and Beans
  • Eggs
  • Paper Towels
  • Dish Soap
  • Toothpaste
  • Deodorant
  • Shampoo

Print out our shopping list here or shop online using EFAA’s Amazon Wishlist!

We accept packaged goods that are up to one year past expiration. Perishables food items should be in good condition with little to no bruising or damage. We also accept toiletries and household products, such as toilet paper, hair products, household cleaning products, laundry detergent, diapers and toothpaste.

For information on retail/wholesale donations or donations in large quantities, please contact Liz Rowland, Food Bank Manager, at 303.951.7667 or at

EFAA receives a portion of its food through TEFAP. This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Food Bank Donation Hours

Our main donation site is at the EFAA offices at 1575 Yarmouth Ave. in North Boulder. See below for other drop-off locations.


8:30 – 11:30am
8:30 – 11:30am
8:30 – 11:30am
8:30 – 11:30am
8:30 – 11:30am

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