Sunny Schaefer

Executive Director Email Sunny | (314) 325-1285

As executive director of Operation Food Search for the past 17 years, Sunny Schaefer takes a lead role in the fight to alleviate hunger in the bi-state region. In addition to guiding the organization’s primary effort to collect and distribute food, she has pioneered Operation Food Search programs on nutrition education for low income adults and children, and the new child-focused hunger relief program, Operation Backpack, which provides the neediest children with weekend food.

When not working, Sunny enjoys walking, biking, reading and doting on her young grandchildren.

For every dollar donated by individuals, corporations, foundations,
and organizations, 98 cents is devoted to programs and services.

HELP OUR NEIGHBORS IN NEED:   314-726-5355 | 1644 Lotsie Boulevard | Saint Louis, Missouri 63132