Food Recovery in Marin County: We pick up excess fresh food from businesses & organizations and immediately deliver it to nonprofits serving Marin’s most vulnerable children, adults, and families.

Donate Funds

As a nonprofit, we depend on donors like you for the funds we need to provide our free service. is a highly efficient organization: In 2016, 89% of our expenditures were devoted to program expenses.

There are many ways to give: by credit card or Electronic Funds Transfer, by check, and by donating stock. And we never share your contact or gift information with anyone.

By Credit Card or EFT

If you'd like to donate by credit card or Electronic Funds Transfer from your checking or savings account, and you don't have a PayPal account (no problem, you won't need one to donate), click this Donate button:

If you do have a PayPal account, please save us the PayPal fee and donate through the PayPal Giving Fund here.

Note that you can make a one-time donation or​ monthly recurring donation through PayPal.

By Check

You can also donate by sending a check made out to to:

Marv Zauderer
Executive Director,
PO Box 150394
San Rafael, CA 94915

New: Donate Stock!

You save the capital gains tax, and ExtraFood gets the full value of your stock donation!

Stock contributions should be made directly to our account at TD Ameritrade. Indicate the gift is for:, Account # 488458507.

Please email Marv Zauderer to notify us of your gift of stock, including the name of the company stock, number of shares and your contact information so we can send you a receipt for your taxes. TD Ameritrade cannot legally disclose the identity of stock contributors to us–so we will only know the source of your gift if you notify us. Thank you!

Add-on Options

Please consider exploring Workplace Giving -- many employers provide matching grants for employees' donations. 

We offer Tribute Giving -- You can make a gift in memory of someone you care about. Or, you can make a gift in honor of someone. If you wish, we'll mail an acknowledgement to a person of your choice. To make a tribute gift, please email Marv Zauderer and give him your honoree's first and last name, the name and address of the person (if you wish) to whom you'd like us to mail an acknowledgment letter, the reason for your tribute, and the amount of your donation. Then click on the Donate button above to make your donation. is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) organization with Federal Tax ID 46-4025887. Donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. We'll send you an acknowledgement letter for tax purposes.

Thank you for helping us get healthy fresh food to those in need.



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Supported in part by:

Marin Community Foundation County of Marin The San Francisco Foundation