The mission of the Capital Area Food Bank is to feed those who suffer from hunger in the Washington metro area by acquiring food and distributing it through its network of partner agencies; and educating, empowering and enlightening the community about the issues of hunger and nutrition. CAFB is a member of Feeding America, a national network of 200 food banks.

Sol Systems donated 180 pounds in 2013, 414 pounds of canned food in 2014, and 5,000 pounds in 2015.