South Corvallis Food Bank COVID-19 Response Updated 10/26/22

If You Need Food

The South Corvallis Food Bank will remain open during its normal hours:

        Monday            1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
        Wednesday      1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.      
        Thursday          5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
        Saturday         10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

We are continuing to require all volunteers and clients to wear masks. We will stop requiring masks no later than when Oregon healthcare facilities stop requiring masks.

We have moved back inside! No more waiting outside in the rain and cold! When you get to the food bank, come on in! For the protection of our volunteers and other shoppers, please wear a mask while at the food bank. Masks are available free of charge at the check in table if you don't have one.

After you have checked in, you will be invited in to shop with a volunteer. All volunteers have been vaccinated.

We are carefully following COVID numbers.

We have currently waived the limit of one full shop per month. You are welcome to come every other week for a full selection of food. On the in-between weeks, you may visit for a selection of fresh produce, bread and a few shelf-stable basics.

When possible, we ask that you leave most household members at home and only one person come to the food bank to pick up your food.

If you are a member of a vulnerable population, self-isolating, or in quarantine, we can offer delivery via Dial-a-bus. Call (541) 753-4263 or email

The South Corvallis Food Bank is an equal

opportunity provider.

Non-Profit 501 (c)3

Donations needed

We currently have a good selection of food, but we could use:
canned fruit
vegetable oil
condiments (mayo, salad dressing, ketchup, salsa, etc.)
hearty soups (chicken noodle, beef and veggie, etc.)
gluten free items (especially pasta)
can openers
personal care items:
        feminine hygiene products
        baby wipes
        laundry detergent
        dish soap
        diapers (sizes newborn, 5 thru 7, and pull-ups)
        paper towels
        toilet paper

We also always welcome donations of fresh produce from your garden and backyard eggs.

When donating canned items, pop-tops are always preferable for those without can openers. We cannot accept bulk or home-canned items.

Plastic, paper with handles or clean reusable grocery bags are very useful for those who come on foot, bike, or by bus.

Donations may be dropped off at the food bank during our open hours. Please do not leave donations outside our door when we are not there. Items become damaged by weather or animals.

Volunteers welcome

We always welcome new volunteers.

Volunteers are needed to host clients:

        Monday            12:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
        Wednesday      12:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.      
        Thursday          4:15 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.
        Saturday           9:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Youth ages 12 and up are welcome with their guardian's permission.

All volunteers must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

We do a brief training as required at the beginning of each shift. Since there is training involved, we are seeking volunteers who would intend to volunteer multiple times over the next few months. We do understand everyone's life is unpredictable at this point, so we don't expect a firm commitment, just a general intention to volunteer more than once.

If you want to help, contact Sheila