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News and Events


900 DAYS - Free concert, food and fun!
Wedneday, August 31 2022
Noon to 4 PM at the Town Clock with
Santa Cruz Food Not Bombs celebrates 900 days of providing for our community.
Free music with Matt and the Malcontents.


Everyone is welcome to join us.

We need volunteers every day at the Town Clock at Pacific Avenue and Water Streets from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM. Please call us at 1-800-884-1136 to be placed on the schedule.

Support the right of Food Not Bombs to share free food, info and ideas in Santa Cruz!


Food Not Bombs displaced from Santa Cruz lot Activist group’s daily food distribution relocating to new downtown site

Santa Cruz Community Christmas Dinner Continues Tradition - The dinner has been running for ten years, but in 2020 things were a little different.

Santa Cruz Sentinel, July 1, 2015...Santa Cruz Shelter earns...

Santa Cruz Sentinel, May 18, 2015...Santa Cruz Homeless Breakfast protest draws police attention

Santa Cruz Sentinel, May 11, 2015...Food Not Bombs Target Homeless Concerns

Santa Cruz Sentinel, March 24, 2015...Food Not Bombs Celebrates 35 Years

December 25, 2013, KSBW, Channel 8, Santa Cruz
Christmas Meal on KSBW, Food Not Bombs in Santa Cruz

December 25, 2013, Santa Cruz IndyMedia
Hundreds Served at Santa Cruz Food Not Bombs Holiday Meal

Ways you can support Food Not Bombs:

1. Volunteer

2. Support Food Not Bombs when you search the Web with Goodsearch!
Goodsearch: You Search...We Give!

3. Donate - To Donate to the Santa Cruz Chapter, please add 'Special Instructions to the Seller' and put in 'for Santa Cruz Food Not Bombs'.

4. Support Food Not Bombs. We use the funds to feed the hungry vegan meals and work to end war, poverty and protest the Earth. Thanks.
Three Principles of Food Not Bombs

1. Always Vegan or Vegetarian and Free to Everyone
2. Each Chapter is Independent and Autonomous and makes Decisions Using the Consensus Process
3. Food Not Bombs is not a Charity and is Dedicated to Nonviolent Social Change.