No one should go hungry

And yet thousands of people go hungry in our community every day. Since 1980, we’ve been working with grocers, food companies, Ohio farmers, the USDA, and community partners tFeeding America logoo obtain food and distribute it to more than 625 food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters, after-school programs, and senior housing sites across central and eastern Ohio.

As a member of the nation's largest non-governmental, domestic hunger relief organization—Feeding America—our goal is to make food accessible to hungry people in their greatest times of need.


A hunger-free and healthier community.


To end hunger one nourishing meal at a time and co-create a sustainable community where everyone thrives.

Our Values


We come from a place of trust, in ourselves and each other. We are willing to be vulnerable and honest with one another as we work through challenges. We nurture each other as we take risks and pursue opportunities.

Client Centric

Clients are the heart of our mission. We connect with our clients through compassion because these individuals are more than just the people we serve; they are our friends, family, and neighbors. We offer services that embrace the whole person and respect their experiences, needs, and hopes.

Innovative Learners

Innovation is our expectation and aspiration. We encourage inquisitive dialogue and invest in our individual and collective potential because we believe continuous learning is essential to generating inspired solutions. Equipped with new knowledge, we engage in bold, purposeful efforts.

One Team

We are one team empowered. We value and respect each team member and actively appreciate their unique contributions. We intentionally create a collaborative environment to ensure we evolve together.

Where We Get Food

Where we get our food: 53% Local Food Source, 17% Federal Government, 11% State Government, 11% National Food Industry, and 8% Purchased.

Where Your Money Goes

Percentages where expenses are for Mid-Ohio Foodbank.

See our 990 Forms for 2013 , 2014 , 2014T, and 2015.

View our 2015 Annual Report
View our 2015 Audited Financial Statement

Our accreditations

We’re proud to have earned awards and certifications from these organizations.

 Mid-Ohio Foodbank is a BBB Accredited Charity, click here to view our BBB Wise Giving Report.We meet the Ohio Standards for Excellence. Click here to find out more.We are a member of the Feeding America network.We are a Four Star Charity - see the report by Charity Navigator by clicking here.

Privacy Policy

Mid-Ohio Foodbank shares your concerns about privacy on the internet. To better protect your privacy, the Foodbank has created this notice to explain our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used.