Meals served in fiscal year 2019-2020
1 in 4
San Franciscans suffers from food insecurity
Nourishing the body and soul
GLIDE’s Daily Free Meals Program provides three nutritious meals a day, 364 days a year, to the city’s poor, homeless and hungry. What began in 1969 as a weekly volunteer-run potluck for 50 people now serves around 2,000 meals a day. As GLIDE’s largest program, it serves as a gateway to GLIDE’s other programs and services.
The Daily Free Meals program has no eligibility requirements. Clients are not required to complete an intake form prior to receiving a meal.
- Breakfast: 8:00 – 9:00 am
- Lunch: 12:00 – 1:00 pm
- Dinner: 4:00 – 5:00 pm (Mon – Fri)
- Bagged Lunches: 12:00 – 1:00 pm (Sat & Sun)
Meal Times for Seniors, Families and Adults with Disabilities
Special breakfast service reserved for seniors, families and adults with disabilities each morning from 7:30 – 8:00 am.
Special meals are served during the holidays, including Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas and New Years Eve.
Want to Know More?
For more information about these programs, contact the Daily Free Meals team.