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Your gifts ease the burden our clients face of worrying about getting proper nutrition for themselves and their families.

Mama’s Kitchen is San Diego’s oldest and largest meal delivery service for people with AIDS or cancer, celebrating 25 years of serving the San Diego community since 1990.

To understand the vital work that we do, read our Case for Support or take a look at some of the letters from our clients.


By joining our Bread and Butter Club, you can help us prepare and deliver meals all year long! Find out more about this very important giving opportunity.

Hosting a Virtual Food Drive provides Mama’s Pantry clients with perishable staples such as poultry, beef, cheese and milk. Your donation dollars go directly to the purchase of perishable food and are stretched further with our ability to use wholesale prices. Click here to donate to our Virtual Food Drive or contact Ben Coyle at ben@mamaskitchen.org to set up one for your organization.

Host a food drive

Food drives can be a fun and easy way of supporting Mama’s Kitchen! Food drives help keep our food expenses to a minimum. The nonperishable items collected (click here for our wish list) help stock our shelves at Mama’s Pantry. Just contact us and we’ll arrange to deliver a food barrel to your door and pick it up when it’s full!

Organize a food drive at:
Your place of worship
Your office/place of employment
At a private party or house party
Your school, association, or club

Or host an online Virtual Food Drive! Hosting a Virtual Food Drive provides perishable staples such as poultry, beef, cheese and milk for our Mama’s Pantry clients. Your donation dollars go directly to the purchase of perishable food and are stretched further with our ability to use wholesale prices. Click here to  or contact Ben Coyle at ben@mamaskitchen.org to set up your own.

You can also invest in Mama’s Kitchen’s future through a Will-Bequest. Find out more here.

For more information on the many ways to support Mama’s Kitchen, please contact Tracie Barham at tracie@mamaskitchen.org or call 619.233.6262.

You can also mail us at:

Mama’s Kitchen
3960 Home Avenue
San Diego, CA 92105

Non-Profit Status

Mama’s Kitchen, Inc. is a tax-exempt 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization.

  • Employer Identification Number (EIN): 33-0434246
  • United Way # 18126
  • CFC # 87409

Donations to Mama’s Kitchen are deductible to the fullest extent allowed by the IRS.