Donor Resources & FAQ's
Is it better to donate food or money?
It's entirely up to you. No matter what you decide to donate, Georgia Mountain Food Bank will put it to good use by providing nutritious food to those in need.
How do I go about volunteering?
Volunteers are the backbone of Georgia Mountain Food Bank, and we're very pleased that you're interested in helping lend a hand. Please contact us
to add your name to our e-list to receive information regarding volunteer opportunities.
Is my donation tax deductible?
Yes. Georgia Mountain Food Bank is a 501(c) (3) organization so your gift is tax deductible as permitted by law. Upon donation you will receive a receipt for tax purposes, or a statement will be sent at the end of the calendar year noting the amount that you have contributed.
How does the Georgia Mountain Food Bank protect my privacy?
GMFB is 100 percent committed to protecting your privacy. We ensure that your identity is safe in several ways. You do not have to provide any information on our website if you do not choose to. We use PayPal for secure financial donations to ensure that your information is protected. If you feel that your privacy has been violated in any way, contact us
Is my financial donation secure?
Yes. GMFB utilizes PayPal to ensure that your financial information is not shared with anyone without your knowledge.
I want to drop off canned goods. Where do I go?
We appreciate all donations and in the event that you'd like to provide canned goods, please contact us
for current location information, or bring directly to our facility at 1642 Calvary Industrial Drive, SW, Gainesville, GA 30507.