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June 21-22

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Happy Juneteenth!

June 19, 2021

On June 17th, 2021, President Biden signed legislation establishing Juneteenth as a federal holiday. Today, we celebrate and honor the movement for justice and freedom for Black Americans and renew our dedication to working towards equity in our organization and community.

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2020 Volunteers of the Year

Thank you so much for the immeasurable value of work you’ve have done for Mama’s Kitchen and those fighting critical illnesses in San Diego.

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Culinary Cook-off Recipes

Check out the recipes used in our 30th Annual Mama’s Day Culinary Cook-off! Featuring dishes from Sam “The Cooking Guy” Zien and Mama’s Kitchen Executive Chef Jason Martin.

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10 Million Meals Served

Celebrate this huge milestone with us!

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Service Expansion

We have expanded the scope of our organization’s services to provide home-delivered meals to individuals battling chronic kidney disease.

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Join the Bread and Butter Club!

Mama’s Kitchen’s Bread & Butter Club is a special, dedicated community of people that provides reliable support each month to our organization and programs.

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Emergency Response

Help us continue providing healthy meals to San Diegans who are critically ill.

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Food is Love

“If I took Mama’s Kitchen out of the equation, I don’t know what I would have done.”

Doreen & her son Eric | Clients since 2001

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Food is Medicine

“I give to Mama’s Kitchen because I made a promise to my dear friends who died of AIDS: I would make a difference.”

Heather | Donor & Volunteer since 2005

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Food Heals

“I have been a Mama's Kitchen constituent & volunteer for over 10 years. I am a strong believer in the mission & have complete trust that all donor dollars being used wisely and efficiently to meet the needs of the organization.”

Dave | Donor & Volunteer since 1999

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Our Mission

Mama’s Kitchen believes that everyone is entitled to the basic necessity of life – nutritious food. Our services improve the health and well-being of individuals and families vulnerable to malnutrition due to critical illness.


Number of meals Mama’s Kitchen has delivered since our formation in 1990.

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