Partner Agency Requirements

To assure compliance and accountability, SMFBA has an application process for organizations interested in becoming a Partner Agency. The process includes:

  • Pre-Application Screening
  • Application
  • Orientation Class attendance
  • Initial Inspection

SMFBA accepts applications for partnership from organizations that, for charitable purposes, wish to distribute food to the ill, needy or infants (minor children up to18 years) with an emphasis on the needy. These types of partnerships include but are not limited to an emergency or non-emergency food pantry, emergency congregate meal provider, shelter, transitional living facility, senior center, rehabilitation program and soup kitchen. Additional Partner Agency information

Please Note:

Currently, SMFBA is not currently accepting applications for the following zip codes:

  • 85007
  • 85020
  • 85009
  • 85374
  • 85012

New food pantry applicants located within a 5 mile radius of a current SMFBA Partner Agency, must agree to distribute food assistance on days/times other than current partner(s).

To begin the process, please complete the SMFBA’s Pre-Application for Partner Agency by clicking on the link below: