If you are in the East Bay and you are in need of food for your household, please call Sr. Aminah Abdullah at 925-264-9297 or via email at aminah@mcceastbay.org.

In Ramadan 2019, MCC launched a new on-site food pantry at the MCC for our hungry brother and sister in need in the Bay Area.

The Zaynab’s Hand Food Pantry Project provides emergency aid to food insecure households when families and single moms visit us to apply for zakat/sadaqah assistance.

Please drop off these most needed items in bins set out in the MCC foyer:

  • Diapers
  • Wipes
  • Baby food
  • Cereal
  • Oatmeal
  • Rice
  • Pasta
  • Flour
  • Sugar
  • Oil
  • Canned Beans
  • Canned Vegetables
  • Canned Fruit
  • Canned Soup
  • Canned Tuna
  • Dry Beans
  • Peanut Butter
  • Jam
  • Gift certificates for purchasing fresh produce from Costco, Safeway, Luckys & Trader Joes (leave in any donation box and write “Zaynab’s Hand” on envelope

Please no candy or high-sugar foods.

Questions? aminah@mcceastbay.org