Food and Nutrition

St. Joseph’s Family Center provides food assistance to low-income residents by providing supplemental food baskets Monday thru Friday. Free fresh produce distributions to low-income individuals and families occur Mondays, 9:00am – 12:00pm.


Key Terms and Conditions:

  • You must be a resident of Gilroy or San Martin, CA
  • You must meet the income level guidelines established by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and/or the Emergency Food Assistance Program (EFAP)

To Apply:

1. Provide Valid Photo ID

  • Valid California Driver License
  • California ID Card
  • US Passport

2. Verification of Income

  • Check stub (recent date only)
  • TANF (Temporary Assistance to Needy Families) letter showing income
  • Social Security check stub or letter
  • Unemployment check stub or letter
  • Worker’s Compensation check stub
  • Food Stamp letter or statement

3. Verification of Local Address

  • Rent receipt for previous month’s rent
  • Water bill
  • PG&E bill

4. Verification of all dependants living in household

  • Social Security Card
  • Birth Certificate
  • Medical Card
  • School ID