Food At First – Feed People & Recycle Food

Food At First is a local non-profit organization consisting of a daily Free Meal program and perishable food distribution known to the community as the Food at First Free Market. FAF is dedicated to providing meals to anyone who is struggling with hunger and food insecurity, no questions asked.

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There are several ways to get involved at Food at First. Find one that’s right for you!

Food at First is an equal opportunity provider. Food at First celebrates diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all.


  1. Hi! A friend sent me an announcement from your organization that indicates you need dishwasher safe plastic containers and plastic bags. Can you also use glass jars with lids (eg jelly jars)? I live 30 minutes away from Ames. What days and times can containers be dropped off?

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