In 2016 Just Food served more than 1300 Douglas County Residents every month.

the mission

Just Food is the food bank in Douglas County, supplying more than 40 partner agencies with frozen meat and fresh produce as well as bread and food donated from community drives.  Just Food also specializes in direct client service through programs like Just Grow, Just Cook and Cooking Healthy Futures.  Just Food and its partners play a key role in fighting hunger in our community by increasing the availability of a variety of foods and helping to reduce waste and discarded food.

our guiding principles

  1. Provide access to nutritious food, a basic human right.
  2. Reduce hunger and promote self-sufficiency.
  3. Respect the dignity of every human being.
  4. Collaborate with community partners to effect change.
  5. Be good stewards of our resources.