Emergency Response

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, we have experienced an increase in demand for our Home-Delivered Meal Service. With increased demand comes increased costs to care for our clients.

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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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Mama’s Kitchen remains open during the COVID-19 crisis, and our services are as critical as ever during this public health emergency. Therefore, we are seeking help from the community.

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9 Million Meals Delivered!

On Monday, September 30, Mama's Kitchen celebrated a new milestone with the delivery of our 9 millionth meal!

Joining our commemoration was President pro Tempore of the California Senate Toni Atkins who alongside Executive Director Alberto Cortés and Mama's Kitchen Board President Kevin Atto, delivered the meal to Austin, a Mama's Kitchen client since 2002.

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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

“No matter what your thoughts or beliefs, we are all people first. All people with the same basic need, food. Mama’s Kitchen provides that need to those who cannot provide it for themselves. It truly is that simple.”

Cynthia | Donor & Volunteer

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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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About Us

Mama’s Kitchen, a community-driven organization, believes that everyone is entitled to the basic necessity of life — nutritious food. Our nutrition services improve the lives of women, men, and children vulnerable to hunger due to HIV, cancer, or other critical illnesses.


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

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