NAICS Code 624210 Community Food Services


Health Care and Social Assistance


This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the collection, preparation, and delivery of food for the needy. Establishments in this industry may also distribute clothing and blankets to the poor. These establishments may prepare and deliver meals to persons who by reason of age, disability, or illness are unable to prepare meals for themselves; collect and distribute salvageable or donated food; or prepare and provide meals at fixed or mobile locations. Food banks, meal delivery programs, and soup kitchens are included in this industry.

Industries Included

  • Community meals, social services
  • Food banks
  • Food pantries
  • Meal delivery programs
  • Mobile soup kitchens
  • Soup kitchens