Donation Opportunities

Gifts come in many forms. You can make a difference.

All donations, large and modest, are greatly appreciated. Due to our special relationship with food suppliers, for every $1 you donate, JFS { SOVA can purchase $5 worth of groceries.

Four Easy Ways to Donate:
1. Donate Online Now
2. Visit Our Virtual Food Drive
3. By Phone - Call (818) 988-7682
4. By Mail - Donations can be mailed to:
         Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles
         Attn: JFS { SOVA Community Food & Resource Program
         3580 Wilshire Blvd Ste 700
         Los Angeles, CA  90010

We Welcome Gifts of Stock, Bonds, or Other Major Gifts
Click here to learn about our major gifts program. For more information, please contact Carol Bar-Or at (213) 260-7922 or

Food Donations
SOVA depends on food donations for the largest share of our overall food supply. We gratefully accept donations at any of our three pantry locations, and are most frequently in need of canned meat, tuna, and peanut butter. For more information, please call (818) 988-7682.

Personalized Tribute Cards
Sending a tribute card with your personalized message is a wonderful way to let someone know you’re thinking about them while supporting hunger relief in the community. To order a tribute card, please call (818) 988-7682.

Baskets of Hope 
Baskets of Hope are beautiful centerpieces filled with food, designed to enhance tables at family celebrations and community events. All proceeds benefit the JFS { SOVA Community Food & Resource Program. For more information about Baskets of Hope, please call (818) 988-7682.

Volunteer Opportunities
SOVA relies on a team of dedicated volunteers to help us meet our mission of helping to alleviate hunger in our community. To learn more about hands-on volunteer opportunities for people of all ages, please contact Felice Resnick at (818) 988-7682 (extension #118) or



SOVA Community Food & Resource Program  - Click For Locations & Hours
Main Office: 16439 Vanowen Street Van Nuys, CA 91406   818-988-7682

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