Emergency Food Resources

20171011 - 200P - EMCSD

El Monte City School District is committed to serving nutritious meals during distance learning. The District will provide multiple opportunities for families to pick up 5 days worth of meals (breakfast, lunch, snack and supper) for any child 18 and under. Meals can be picked up once a week at the following locations

EMCSD Meal Program Distribution Schedule

Mondays 3pm - 5pm
Durfee School: 12233 Star St, El Monte, CA 91732
Rio Vista Elementary: 4300 N Esto, El Monte, CA 91731
Wilkerson School: 2700 N Doreen Ave, El Monte, CA 91733
Tuesdays 3pm - 5pm
Potrero School: 2611 N Potrero Ave, El Monte, CA 91733
Shirpser School: 4020 N Gibson, El Monte, CA 91731
*Jeff Seymour Family Center [7:30am - 9:30am]: 10900 Mulhall St. El Monte CA 91731
Wednesdays 3pm - 5pm
New Lexington Elementary:10410 E Bodger, El Monte, CA 91733
Rio Hondo School: 11425 Wildflower Rd, Arcadia, CA 91006
Frank Wright School: 11317 E McGirk St, El Monte, CA 91732
Thursdays 3pm - 5pm
Cleminson Elementary: 5213 N Daleview Ave, Temple City, CA 91780
Cortada School: 3111 N Potrero Ave, El Monte, CA 91733
Legore Elementary: 11121 Bryant Rd, El Monte, CA 91731
Fridays 3pm - 5pm
Gidley School: 10226 E Lower Azusa Road, El Monte, CA 91731
Cherrylee School: 5025 Buffington Rd, El Monte, CA 91732
Columbia School: 3400 N California Ave, El Monte, CA 91731

El Monte/ South El Monte Emergency Resources Association

The mission of the El Monte/ South El Monte Emergency Resources Association shall be to prevent homelessness and maintain stability by providing the basic needs of food, clothing, and shelter for families and individuals in times of crisis. To  make an appointment, call (626) 444-7269


Food Bank Hours

Monday - Friday
9am - 5pm       

**By appointment only

Our Saviour Center's Food Pantry

Our Saviour Center's Food Pantry supports the community with access to healthy food options, fresh produce, and access to healthy cooking classes.  The Food Pantry is locations at:

4368 Santa Anita Ave.
El Monte CA 91731


Food Pantry Hours

Tuesday and Thursdays

10 AM - 1 PM     

No appointment necessary


Additional Food Distribution Sites

Our partner, El Monte Union High School District is also distributing meals ever high school district is distributing meals on Tuesdays and Fridays at the following locations:

El Monte High School
7am - 8am & 11am - 1pm

3048 Tyler Ave.
El Monte, CA 91731
Rosemead High School
11am - 1pm
9063 Mission Drive
Rosemead, CA 91770
Arroyo High School
7am - 8am & 11am - 1pm
4921 Cedar Ave.
El Monte, CA 91732
Mountain View High School 
11am - 1pm
2900 Parkway Drive
El Monte, CA 91732
South El Monte High School
11am - 1pm

1001 Durfee Ave.
South El Monte, CA 91733