Food Lines

Food Lines


The program provides emergency food and personal services primarily for people who live in East Los Angeles zip code 90022 and a food program for people living in East Los Angeles, Commerce and Montebello including people who are homeless or undocumented. Services are targeted, but not restricted, to the low-income Spanish-speaking community. Services include formula/baby food and ongoing emergency food assistance for people in zip code 90022 and a food line for people in East Los Angeles, Commerce and Montebello. Geographic restrictions apply for some services.

Emergency food consists of a two-day supply of canned goods, beans, rice, cheese and butter; the amount of food varies according to family size. Baby food is sometimes available depending on donations. People who are enrolled in the ongoing emergency food program are assisted one time per month.

The food line is open to the public and is a weekly Parking Lot Food Distribution program that distributes food on Friday. People are given numbers and line up when food is available. APPLICATION PROCEDURE For the ongoing emergency food program, call for an appointment; referrals are accepted. Picture ID and proof of residence, such as a rent receipt or utility bill, and proof of income, are required. For the food line, people should call Thursday to confirm the food distribution for Friday. No ID is required. FEES/PAYMENT SOURCE There are no fees for service.
Application Procedure
Service Condition Fee


Documentation Required

No ID Required



701 S. Hoefner Ave.

Los Angeles , CA 90022 (Physical)

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Service hours
Call on Thursday, 9:00am to 5:00pm to confirm the Parking Lot Food Distribution will be on Friday.


(323) 726-7998


(323) 726-9237

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