1 in 8 Alaskans suffer food insecurity.

COVID-19 Food Resources

Statewide Resources

For food resources outside of the Southcentral area, please see our partner organizations on our Statewide Resources page.


The Pandemic – Electronic Benefits Transfer (P-EBT) Program is additional money for families to buy food due to COVID-19 related school closures. Click here for more information.

SNAP COVID-19 Resources

The State of Alaska has made changes to both the eligibility requirements of the SNAP Program and to the process of submitting and processing SNAP Applications. Please check the SNAP Page for the most up to date info on the SNAP program in Alaska, as well as links to useful documents and resources.

For help applying to SNAP or with any questions, please reach out to the SNAP Outreach team:
Call: 907-222-3119
Text: 907-891-8913
Email: snap@foodbankofalaska.org

For updates to the SNAP program due to COVID-19, check our SNAP Program Updates news post.


Mobile Food Pantry (MFP) – Anchorage

Find fruits and vegetables, dairy products, and other fresh food at no cost at Food Bank of Alaska’s Mobile Food Pantry. There are 20+ mobile pantries each month in nine different Anchorage neighborhoods. Check our Calendars & Schedules page here.

February 2022 Hot Meal and Food Pantry Distribution Calendar – Southcentral

 Check our Calendars & Schedules page here.

Children’s Lunchbox Distribution

The Children’s Lunchbox in Anchorage will be providing food boxes at six distribution sites. The boxes will contain two suppers for each child – one for the day of service and one for the following day. These will be provided as grab-and-go boxes in a drive-thru line. Families will also be able to receive Pantry Boxes of shelf-stable meals for a family of four while supplies last. 

  1. Lighthouse Fellowship, Mon, Wed, Fri, 3-3:45 pm
  2. Loussac Place, Mon, Wed, Fri, 3-4:15 pm
  3. Spenard Rec Center, Mon, Wed, Fri, 3-3:45 pm
  4. Fairview Rec Center, Mon, Wed, Fri, 4-4:45 pm – Back of building
  5. Penland Park, 3240 Penland Pkwy. #1, Thu, 2-4:00 pm
  6. Trailside Heights Apartment Homes, 2773 Trailside Loop, Fri, 3-3:30pm – Cold meals and pantry boxes

Anchorage School District – Meal Service

More information on the Summer Feeding is on the ASD Website here.