Take what you need.
Give what you can.

Ways to give


There are many ways that you can provide mutual aid to the community with what you have. Provide to the community with what you do have so that all may be able to take what they need.

Money*


Monetary donations are always of use and in need!
We will use any money contributed for the following purposes:

  • Food to keep our fridges stocked for the community family
  • Materials and tools to build + maintain our community fridge network
  • Operating costs for our current and expanded fridge network
  • Gas + other transportation costs for sourcing food + fridges
  • Transport vehicle + maintenance fund
  • Leased warehouse space to build community fridges + store supplies / materials

*Monetary donations to Free99Fridge are not tax-deductible.

Food and Goods


All of our fridges are available 24/7 to receive food donations.
Each fridge also has a dry pantry area for nonperishable goods.
Feel free to drop off anytime following the dos and don’ts below.

If you are a business looking to reduce food waste or donate large quantities of food, please contact us!

Yep

✔ Fresh Fruit
✔ Fresh Vegetables
✔ Breads + Pastries (with packaging)
✔ Non-perishable pantry items (e.g. rice, pasta, canned food, etc)
✔ Frozen Foods (NO raw meat)
✔ Sealed prepared meals (w/ use-by date + ingredients labeled)
✔ Sealed homecooked meals (w/ best by date or prepared date + ingredients labeled)
✔ Fresh eggs (w/ best by date)
✔ Unopened dairy products (w/ best by date)
✔ Pet food
✔ Cooked meat and lunch meat
✔ Personal hygiene products (e.g. toothpaste, lotion, individually wrapped toilet paper, pads, tampons, etc.)
✔ Personal protective equipment (e.g. masks, gloves, hand warmers, etc)
✔ Individually wrapped plastic utensils
✔ Baby food + formula + diapers

Nah

❌ Raw (UNCOOKED) Meat
❌ Alcoholic beverages
❌ Unlabeled, multi-ingredient items
❌ Unsealed prepared meals
❌ Expired items
❌ Sharp objects (e.g. scissors, knives, needles, etc.)
❌ Oral medication
❌ Prescription drugs
❌ Household furniture or items (e.g. tables, blankets, pots, etc)
❌ Clothing (e.g. jackets, shoes, etc)
❌ Pet supplies (e.g. cat litter, brush, flea treatment, etc)
❌ Children’s toys
❌ Condoms
❌ Anything you wouldn’t feed to your family

You can also support us with goods by purchasing from our Free99Fridge Amazon Wishlist!

Service



Wanna help? Our greatest need is FOOD. Contribute food, following our donation guidelines, to your nearest Free99Fridge to share with the community FAMILY. Other opportunities include performing wellness checks. Wellness checks are performed 3 times a day to ensure our fridges are clean, sanitized, and organized.

Location


Are you a business in Atlanta?
Interested in hosting a community fridge?
Are you able to provide outdoor space for a fridge?
Can you provide an outdoor electrical outlet?
Would you be willing to share approximately $15-$20 of electricity per month?

If you answered YES to all of these questions, please click here to get on our waiting list to host a Free99Fridge.