The Food Group is an innovative hunger relief organization dedicated to serving the needs of our changing communities through the distribution and promotion of healthy foods to over 200 partner food shelves & meal programs.
In December 2016, the Minnesota Department of Human Services recognized The Food Group with the Commissioner’s Circle of Excellence Award.
Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation has extended a $50K challenge grant for a new freezer/cooler!
Marlys is a resident at a Saint Paul Public Housing building where The Food Group delivers monthly food distributions. Neighbors introduced her to this opportunity and prior to participating she was constantly worried about being hungry and when she would have her next meal.Read more
We are very grateful to Tennant Company Foundation for their general operating support of our mission to fight hunger and nourish our community. Tennant Company supports our work to help improve the quality of life in our community.Read more
food and cash donations are collected from individuals, organizations, corporations, & local farms, along with bulk purchases
healthy groceries are distributed to our partners
programs & partner agencies receive free donations & access to reduced-cost bulk purchasing
food is distributed to those facing hunger in the twin cities area through our programs & partner agencies