2016 california nonprofit of the year award

Imperial Valley Food Bank is proud to be a 2016 California Nonprofit of the Year! Thank you to our board, staff and the community for all the work you do to make us a success.




Sara Griffen, Executive Director


Lucia Sanchez, Director of Operations

Alba Sanchez, Program Manager

Cecilia Regalado, Program Coordinator

Ariana Ochoa, Program Coordinator


Robert Renn, Warehouse Manager

Thomas Manfield, Food Transportion Specialist

Rigo Otanez, Transportation

Gerald Vindiola, Warehouse/ Safety Specialist


Thania Lopez, CalFresh Outreach Manager

Jesse Aguirre, CalFresh Outreach Specialist

Nutrition Education

Mireya Diaz, Nutrition Education Program Manager

Jessica Añorve, Nutrition Education Community Outreach Specialist


Steve Sharp, Produce Solicitor, CAFB