Since 1988, Food For Thought has existed because of the energy of our dedicated volunteers and the financial support of our generous sponsors and donors. When you donate to us, you can have confidence that your money will be used for the purpose intended: helping to feed men, women, and children in Sonoma County who live with HIV and other serious illnesses.

We are a non-profit 501c(3) corporation. Our Federal Tax ID is 68-0181095.

Here are some ways you can support us financially:

Make an Online Donation (links to online donation form)

You can easily make a gift to Food For Thought using our online donation form. As a nonprofit, we depend on gifts from people just like you!

Monthly Giving

By becoming a Food For Thought GEM (Giving Every Month), you provide us with predictable funding, allowing us to plan for the future. Your monthly contributions play a major role in providing nutritious food + love to your neighbors in need all year long! To sign up, go to our online donation form and select MONTHLY below DONATION FREQUENCY. Or, for more information contact Mark Green, Development Director, at (707) 887-1647 x 102 or

Make a tribute or in-honor Gift (links to stock gifts page)
Honor a loved one — or celebrate a special occasion — by giving a donation to FFT. Indicate your honoree when you donate online or contact us at (707) 887-1647 x 102 or

Planned Giving (links to Leave a Legacy page)

You can make a lasting impact by designating a gift to FFT as part of your estate plan. Click here to learn more about joining our Legacy Giving Circle. (links to Leave a Legacy page)

Gifts Of Stocks

By giving appreciated property like stocks or bonds, you can contribute to FFT at a lower cost to you. Learn more here.

Donate Your Car

You can a charitable gift to FFT by donating your car! Email Mark Green, Development Director, or call (707) 887-1647 x 102.

Donor-Advised Funds

If you have a donor-advised fund (DAF), making gifts to FFT is fast and easy! Donating appreciated, noncash assets through your DAF can be a tax-wise way to support FFT while eliminating capital gains taxes. Contact your DAF representative for more information or contact Mark Green, Development Director, or (707) 887-1647 x 102.

Corporate Match

Often companies will double — or even triple — their employees’ charitable contributions, increasing the impact of your gift. Some employers also match gifts made by retirees, spouses and board members.

To find out if your company matches charitable donations email Mark Green, Development Director, or call (707) 887-1647 x 102.