The Idaho Foodbank


The Idaho Foodbank is an independent, donor-supported, nonprofit organization founded in 1984, and is the largest distributor of free food assistance in Idaho. From warehouses in Boise, Lewiston and Pocatello, the Foodbank has distributed more than 135 million pounds of food to Idaho families through a network of more than 230 community-based partners. These include rescue missions, church pantries, emergency shelters and community kitchens. The Foodbank also operates direct-service programs that promote healthy families and communities through good nutrition.

Office Locations

Lewiston Branch: 
The Idaho Foodbank
P.O. Box 513
Lewiston, ID 83501-7897
3600 East Main Street
Phone: 208-746-2288
FAX: 208-746-2291

Pocatello Branch: 
The Idaho Foodbank
555 S. First Avenue
Pocatello, Idaho 83201-6558
Phone: 208-233-8811
FAX: 208-233-4612

Contact The Idaho Foodbank

Contact The Idaho Foodbank

Karen Vauk
President & CEO
3562 South Tk Ave
Boise, Idaho  83705-5278
Phone: 208-336-9643
Fax: 208-336-9692


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • Idaho