PLEASE NOTE: Our pantry is currently closed until further notice. If you need immediate assistance please call us at (619) 233-6262 and ask to speak with Client Services. Alternatively you can call 2-1-1 for additional assistance.

Mama’s Mama's Pantry-smPantry is available to those who are HIV positive and whose income does not exceed $1,700 per month. Once a month, clients can visit Mama’s Pantry at and select their own non-perishable items such as cereals, pastas and canned goods from a wide selection. A limited number of perishable items, including meat, dairy, fresh fruit, and bread, are also available.

A referral is not needed to receive services at the Pantry, but you must provide written proof of the following:

1) diagnosis of HIV positive or AIDS
2) income of $1,700 or less per month
3) San Diego County residency

For more information about our programs, or to understand how to qualify for services, please contact our Client Services team at 619.233.6262, or email them at clientservices@mamaskitchen.org.

Food Drives

We are currently not doing food drives until further notice due to COVID-19. Please check back soon.

Our Virtual Food Drive

We are currently doing an Emergency Response Fund Virtual Food Drive. Please consider making a donation or starting your own fundraiser.

Mama’s Kitchen, Inc. is a San Diego nonprofit, tax exempt 501(c)3 charity organization.