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Get Groceries


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 and the following proof of current address for each household member will be requested:

  • For at least one adult in the household we will need a lease or rental agreement or a water or PG&E bill/statement.

    For each adult (18 and over) you have listed, please bring one of the items listed below, with their name and address that is dated and has been mailed to the residence within the past 3 months.
    Acceptable: Rental Agreement, Phone Bill, PG&E Bill, Doctor/Hospital Bill, etc.

  • For each child (Under 18) you have listed, please bring something that shows name and date of birth.

    Examples: ID Card, Insurance Card, Birth Certificate, etc.
    This helps us to confirm that you reside in our service area and then umber of household members listed is accurate. This information is for internal use only.

Grocery Assistance Program

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

Summer Lunch Program  

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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Grocery Assistance Program
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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 pre-packed bag of groceries

  • You select the items  in your pre-packed bag. Choices will vary by inventory availability and are typically non-perishable items.

Your Dairy items

  • You may select from the dairy items available that day

​Your Meat/Poultry/Protein item

  • You will be offered a meat item if available –We will do our best to accommodate your meat/poultry/non-meat preference.

 Your Produce

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

CALL Primrose 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.

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