AIDS Food Store Inc – Relief

AreYouANonprofit: Yes

Legal-name: AIDS Food Store Inc


Address: 1066 Atlantic Ave #A

City: Long Beach

State: CA

Zip: 90813

Tax-id: 33-0586463

Organizational-status: 501(c)(3)


Officer: Jean Hartman

Annual: 125,000

ContactName: Eric Schriver

Title: Treasurer

Tel-952: 562-843-5623

SecondaryPhone: 562-843-5623


GrantPurpose: Collect large food donations and prepare and distribute individual portions to local needy families.

TotalCost: 10,000

Requestedamount: 10,000

Periodoftime: 8 weeks

Audienceserved: Local area needy families especially elderly shut ins.

Demoofaudience: No requirements but mostly local elderly and poor

Numberofserved: 200 individual food bags per week

District: One, two and six

Funding: Immediately

1. What disaster recovery service have already been provided? : We have already done two weeks of food distribution using mostly existing food from our pantry. This is food we were storing for future regular clients of AIDS Food Store, which our regular mission is to distribute food and personal care items to our clients who have diagnoses of HIV or related. We would like to continue doing one additional day of food distribution per week using this grant.

2. What disaster recovery service will be provided by this grant? : Distribution of much needed food to the local community. Our typical food bags include canned goods, fresh produce, frozen products, rice and grains and anything else we can get from our various sources.

3. What organization and or individuals will you assist? : Recently we have been distributing to seniors and other shut ins related to the LB Gay and Lesbian Center. Also several of the local buildings including St Mary Tower and Pacific Tower. Other low income local people in need.

4. What other disaster recovery funds have you received? What amount?: None

5. What other disaster recovery funds have you applied for? None