Marthas Village & Kitchen serves nearly 300,000 meals a year to more than 3,500 children, families and adults. Food Services provides three meals a day for Martha's Village Transitional Housing residents. In addition, a lunch meal is served to needy community members in accordance with FDA-published guidelines.
Programs and Services for Residents
- Traditional meals at Thanksgiving, Christmas and other holidays are provided in a festive community atmosphere to Village residents and community neighbors in need.
- Food is received through contributions from the community but is mainly purchased according to the needs.
- Regular contributors are FIND Food Bank, Hidden Harvest, Desert Sands Unified School District, Albertsons, Trader Joe's, Costco, Sam's Club and Clarks Nutrition & Natural Foods Market.
- Up to 1,200 holiday food baskets are distributed to non-resident families in need for Thanksgiving and Christmas.