Klamath-Lake Counties Food Bank Mission/Action Statement

To Address Hunger By Providing Food To Emergency Food Assistance Programs And Support Other Non-Profit Agencies And Their Programs That Have A Positive Affect On The Lives Of Children And Adults In Klamath And Lake Counties.

In the past year


We assist about 100 other non-profit programs with food and non-food product. With Food Bank support, these other vital entities have more disposable revenue to keep their programs funded.


Ways to get invovled

Board of Directors:

President: John Pellissier, Forester, Oregon Dept. of Forestry
Vice-President: Rob Seims, Station Manager, Basin Mediactive
Member: Brooke Kliewer, Commercial Loan Officer-Umpqua Bank
Member: Dan Gellner-Financial Advisor with Ameriprise
Member: Shirley Voight-Director, (Retired)-Cancer Treatment Center

Member: John Stacy, Owner, Stacy-Dennis IT Solutions
Member: Derek Porter-Jeweler, Holiday Jewelry
Member: Diana Boyd-Mortage Loan Office, Umpqua Bank
Member: Chris Stone, Financial Advisor, Edward Jones
Key Staff:
Niki Sampson, Executive Director
Dave Sampson, Operations & Resource Manager

Financial Statements and other documents (pdf format; links will open in a new window or tab):


statement of functional

Fiscal Year Pie Chart

80% of the food bank budget is in-kind/donated food/non cash. It represents the dollar value of the donated food.
20% is the cash used to cover the cost of moving donated food.


The Klamath-Lake Counties Food Bank is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.  Donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

For more information about the food bank:

Klamath-Lake Counties Food Bank
3231 Maywood Dr.
Klamath Falls, OR 97603

Mailing address: P.O. Box 317
Klamath Falls, OR 97601