Operation Food Search

Founded in 1981, Operation Food Search (OFS) is a hunger relief organization that provides free food, nutrition education and innovative programs proven to reduce food insecurity. With a strategic focus aimed at ending childhood hunger, OFS empowers families and increases access to healthy and affordable food. The agency provides food and services to nearly 200,000 individuals on a monthly basis - one-third of whom are children - through a network of 330 community partners in 30 Missouri and Illinois counties.

Charity Navigator Ratings

Overall Rating

(4/4)|95.94 Score


(4/4)|95.12 Score

Accountability & Transparency

(4/4)|97 Score



Headquarter Address

1644 Lotsie Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63132