Food Bank of Central Louisiana

Address

3223 Baldwin Avenue
Alexandria, LA 71301

(318) 445-2773

fbcenla.org

Date of Official Change:

December 8, 2015

Description:

Food Bank of Central Louisiana

Mission Statement
Food Pantry to alleviate hunger in Central Louisiana

It is with the generous support of our individual and corporate donors that the Food Bank of Central Louisiana is able to serve more than 22,400 people every month in our community.

The Food Bank of Central Louisiana would like to offer a heartfelt thank you to all of those whose donations make our work possible every single day. Together, we can provide hope to the hungry people here in Central Louisiana.

Hours:

Monday-Friday - 8:00AM-4:00PM

Intake Process:

Application process

Program Fees:

None

Languages:

English

Eligibility:

To be eligible for food items, one must fall within the poverty levels set by the federal government. An applicant must provide the following information to The Food Bank:
You must have a government issued picture ID and present it each time you pick up a box. If you have a representative pick up your box, that person's name should be listed on your application, or must have a handwritten, dated, and signed note from you with permission to pick up your box. The note should also include your name and ID number.
You must also show proof of income of everyone in the household (including food stamps) or monies from relatives, odd jobs, etc.
Proof of address (electric bill).
Verification of the members of your household (birthdates, social security numbers, or shot records or birth certificates.
If the head of household is a Food Stamp recipient, you must bring your budget sheet.

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Related Resource

Date of Official Change:

December 8, 2015

Wishlist:

$ : For every dollar donated, the Food Bank of Central Louisiana can provide five meals to families in need.

Food: Canned items and any type of nonperishable food products are always welcome. We also distribute fresh produce and are happy to accept donations of fruits and vegetables anytime.

Larger Building/
The Food Bank needs more space for refrigeration, office space and dry storage

Volunteer Opportunities:

Volunteers are the heart of our operation individuals and/or groups are always welcome / Please contact us to schedule a time to help us: volunteers needed for all aspects of warehouse and distribution of food, work in garden on Weds;
for volunteering for groups of 10 or more we will open on a Saturday by appointment/appointment must be schedule at least two weeks in advance of date requested

Address Listings

Mailing

3223 Baldwin Avenue
Alexandria, LA 71301

Physical (Primary)

3223 Baldwin Avenue
Alexandria, LA 71301

Contacts

Available Staff

Primary Contact

Food Bank of Central Louisiana

fbcenla.org

(318) 445-2773

info@fbcenla.org

Jayne Wright-Velez

Director

Food Bank of Central Louisiana

info@fbcenla.org

Phone Numbers

Main Phone

(318) 445-2773

Fax

(318) 484-2898

Legal Status:

Non-Profit

Geography Served

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  • Louisiana
    • Allen County
      • Avoyelles County
        • Catahoula County
          • Concordia County
            • Grant County
              • La Salle County
                • Natchitoches County
                  • Rapides County
                    • Sabine County
                      • Vernon County
                        • Winn County
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                        Geography Served

                          If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                        • Louisiana
                          • Allen County
                            • Avoyelles County
                              • Catahoula County
                                • Concordia County
                                  • Grant County
                                    • La Salle County
                                      • Natchitoches County
                                        • Rapides County
                                          • Sabine County
                                            • Vernon County
                                              • Winn County
                                              Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BD-1800.2000) and related services within the Service Tree.

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