CALL Community Pantry

Anyone in need of grocery assistance is welcome.  No Appointment Necessary. 

Monday - Friday: 9:30 am - 2:45 pm

Our Pantry is filled BY the local community and distributed TO the local community. 

Note: CALL Primrose serves the residents of Brisbane, SSF, Millbrae, San Bruno, Burlingame, Hillsborough, Foster City, San Mateo, Belmont and San Carlos.  Photo ID will be requested to confirm city of residence. 

Grocery Assistance Program

CALL provides weekly groceries, free of charge, to individuals and families in need.

Summer Lunch Program - This program is currently running year round until students are back in the classrooms.

CALL provides extra grocery supplies to families who require meal support during summer months when free school lunches are not available.


CALL Primrose does not provide financial assistance or housing.

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Clients participating in CALL's Grocery Assistance Program may come in once per week to pick up groceries.  As a Client, you can expect to receive the following at each visit:

 Your prepacked bag of groceries

  • The items in your prepacked bag vary by inventory availability and are typically non-perishable items

Your Dairy items

  • You may select three of the dairy items available that day

​Your Meat item

  • You will be offered a meat item if available –CALL does not always offer meat choices as inventory is limited

 Your Produce

  • You will be provided with fresh produce from an array of fruits and vegetables currently available.

CALL is open Monday through Friday, from 9:30 am – 2:45 pm,
except for most major holidays.

You must arrive at the Center by 2:45 in order to receive service that day.