• EFAA’s food bank will be closed on Wednesday, November 29, 2023
  • EFAA’s Food Bank is now open for evening shopping hours on Tuesdays and Thursdays until 7:00PM. More information here.
  • On September 5th, the waiting area for the food bank will move inside the building to the main lobby.  Reservations for shopping are now available.  Reservations are not required but are highly encouraged. Make a reservation here.

Food Bank

People living in the City of Boulder and Mountain Communities of Boulder County with access to a kitchen may qualify to receive food from our food bank. Call EFAA at 303-442-3042 to learn more.

EFFA’s food bank is available for people living in the City of Boulder and Mountain Communities of Boulder County who need help. Reservations for shopping are now available. Reservations are not required but are highly encouraged. Eligible households may visit the foodbank once per week. For your first visit to the Food Bank, please bring proof-of-address (I.D, lease, utility bill, etc.). Weekday food delivery may also be available for qualifying households. Call 303-442-3042 to learn more.

EFAA Food Bank

1575 Yarmouth Ave
Boulder, CO 80304

EFAA is located at 16th & Yarmouth in North Boulder along the SKIP and 204 bus lines.


12:00 – 4:30pm
12:00 – 7:00pm
12:00 – 4:30pm
12:00 – 7:00pm
12:00 – 4:30pm

Other Food Programs

Grocery Pickup

We are offering a morning grocery pickup option for all of our shoppers. Not comfortable returning to self-shopping? Prefer to get your groceries in the morning? Don’t want to wait in line?

Mobile Food Bank

Through a partnership between EFAA, Community Food Share and Harvest of Hope Food Bank, a Mobile Food Bank is available at Nest Communities (4990 Osage Drive) in South Boulder.

Pet Pantry

The Colorado Pet Pantry is at EFAA on the fourth Thursday of every month from 3:00- 5:00 PM (Nov-March from 2:30-4:30). The Colorado Pet Pantry provides a variety of pet foods to choose from to help you feed the furry members of your family!

Other Resources

There are other food resources in our community that may be able to help you. Visit EFAA’s resources page to learn more.


The Food Bank will be closed Wednesday, November 29, 2023 — El banco de comida estará cerrado el miercoles 29 de Noviembre del 2023. Currently, EFAA is not scheduling appointments for Basic Needs assistance. We will start scheduling appointments for Basic needs such as rent and utility disconnects on Monday, December 11th at 9:30am. If you have an emergency, such as an eviction, prior to December 11th, please contact our front desk at 303-442-3042 to see if we have an emergency appointment available.