OUR MISSION – DEDICATED TO FEEDING THE HUNGRY

OUR HISTORY

Western Eagle Foundation, Inc. is a sustainable nonprofit (501c3) organization, since August 1991, that today has grown to the largest food bank and discount store in Southern California. The late founder, Robert Sieja, began with a purpose to feed the hungry.

Today the Sieja family carries on the legacy of being a caring community partner that feeds those in need.

Western Eagle Foundation Building

WESTERN EAGLE FOUNDATION-PROGRAMS

FOOD & HOME STORE
Store and warehouse with inventory purchased by the Western Eagle Foundation from farms, grocery superstores, retail stores and local outlet business

FOOD BOXES
From farm and grocery superstores to food bank to table, we rescue food and provide to families struggling with hunger.

COMMUNITY OUTREACH
Bulk pallets of food are available for pick-up every Thursday from Western Eagle Foundation.

HUNGER HEROES
Nonprofit organizations in our communities such as the Veterans Groups that pick-up food boxes and deliver to shut-in veterans and other organizations delivering food boxes to seniors on fixed incomes.

COMMUNITY COLLABORATIONS
Surplus foods, health aids and home goods are donated to nonprofit agencies and businesses that serve those that are homeless or unsheltered, need low-cost medical care, medical centers, build housing for low-income families and many more.

ON-THE-JOB-TRAINING FOR AT-RISK COMMUNITIES
Volunteer on the job training opportunities at Western Eagle Foundation FOOD AND HOME Store include education and training in the cost and pricing of food, sorting and putting together food boxes, shipping and receiving, warehouse operations, general merchandising, cleaning, maintenance and working at the front desk.

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Every Cent Matters For Every Hungry Heart.

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Testimonials

What People are Saying....

Serving as Southern California’s largest food bank distribution center, Western Eagle Foundation provides unparalleled expertise in collecting and distributing food to more than 60 cities

Homeless Shelters Directory

Western Eagle Foundation is dedicated to providing quality assistance, be it food, clothing, household goods or other necessities

Riverside County Office of Aging

The food box program can provide two healthy meals a day for a week to a family of four for just $15.00. In today’s difficult times, Western Eagle Foundation is providing a vital public health nutritional service….by keeping food on the table for those hardest hit by the economy

San Diego Union Tribune

My paycheck doesn't go as far as it used to anymore

Single Mom

My husband lost his job and I need to stretch our dollars - we get a lot for very little!

Brett Lewis

I live on a fixed income, Western Eagle Foundation has really helped me.

Senior Citizen