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Second Harvest Food Bank

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Second Harvest Food Bank

Mission College is now USDA Certified

Mission College has partnered with Second Harvest to host a Food Bank on campus every first Wednesday/Tuesday of the month (unless due to holiday). We have served hundreds of students as well as community members since the launch of this project in February 2018. If you or someone you know living in the Santa Clara County need food assistance, please do not hesitate to stop by on our distribution day.

"There's always a time where everyone in life needs help." -Second Harvest Client

Upcoming Distribution:
  • Tuesday, June 2
  • Tuesday, July 7
  • Tuesday, August 4

Time: 11:00 a.m. –  12:30 p.m.
Location: Parking Lot B

Open to all Mission College students and Santa Clara County members

Drive-thru or walk-thru to pick up pre-boxed canned goods and groceries

Please Note:
  • This is on a first come, first served basis
  • Please be mindful of line waiting time
  • Please bring your own grocery bags to carry food items, they will not be provided on site
  • We recommend insulated bags for perishable items
  • Only one member per household per day
  • You will be required to sign in with your name, phone number and family size
  • This institution is an equal opportunity provider

Need more food on another day? Please visit:

Mission Cares

Mission offers a number of services for students in need, see our Mission Cares page for details.

Get CalFresh


Meet a CalFresh Representative

  • CalFresh - monthly benefits to assist low-income households in purchasing food they need to maintain adequate nutritional levels.
  • Would you like to meet with a CalFresh representative? Please click this link to make an appointment with our Mission College representative for more information on applying for CalFresh

If you are a Mission College Student Worker hourly or Staff, to volunteer, please email Tiffany Luc at