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Donation Sites

If you would like to volunteer or make donations of food or other needed items, please contact any of the organizations listed below, or fill out the Donor Request Form and send it to Please do not deliver items to city facilities. Please wait for City staff to contact you regarding your donation.

 Agency Description  Contact  Hours Address 
Someone Cares Soup Kitchen Provides hot meals.

Shannon Santos

M-F: 9 AM - 3 PM

Weekends: 7:30 AM - 12 PM

720 W. 19th Street 
Share Our Selves (SOS) Bagged food given out. Michael McGlinn 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM 1550 Superior Avenue
Trellis & Fresh Beginnings Ministry (FBM) Online requests for food or household items delivered to homes for those impacted by shutdown. See their website. Flexible  
Trellis Check-In Center Walk-up food requests. John Begin

M-F: 6:00 - 7:30 AM, 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Sat: 7 - 10 AM, 6:30 - 7:30 PM

2115 Newport Boulevard

*Please note: Donations from Restaurants can be made to Waste Not OC.

Frequently Asked Questions


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 Other Resources

General Resources
211 OC
Addiction Treatment Resources
Patch CCM  (323) 205-7088
Family Resources
Human Options Domestic Hotline:
(877) 854-3594

Newport Mesa Family Resource Center
(949) 764-8100  
Homeless Resources
Network for Homeless Solutions Hotline:
(714) 754-5346
Senior Resources
Office on Aging - Orange County 1 (800) 510-2020