Local Food Pantries and Meals

People experiencing housing instability may also be at risk of food insecurity, with limited or uncertain access to adequate food. The resources below can help with access to food for those in need.

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Grocery distribution on-site

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Cooked meals available onsite

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Cooked meals available to the recipient’s home

LOCAL FOOD PANTRIES AND MEALS TABLE

LocationResourceContactTypeDetails
Bloomington Second Baptist Church
321 N Rogers Street
Bloomington, IN 47404
(812) 336-5827
Food Pantry Monday-Friday: 10:00 am-12:00 pm

You may get groceries every 14 days.

Please call first if weather is bad.
Bloomington North Central Church of Christ
2121 N Dunn
Bloomington, IN 47408
(812) 332-2248
Food Pantry Monday-Thursday: 9:00 am-3:00 pm

You may get groceries once a week.
Lawrence County: Bedford Hoosier Hills Mobile Food Bank Pantry (Sherwood Oak Church: Bedford)
508 Fellowship Drive
Bedford, IN 47421
(812) 675-0874
Food Pantry The mobile pantry is at this location every 4th Tuesday of the month from 4-6 pm.
Lawrence County: Bedford Community Care Center
1018 J Street
Bedford, IN 47421
(812) 279-4014
Local Food Pantries and Meals The center is open on Tuesday and Thursday from 10 am to noon. They offer food and some clothing. Please note, the contact number is for a leather shop that takes calls for the center.
Community Kitchen Food Truck
IN
(812) 332-0999
Hot Meals, Local Food Pantries and Meals Provides warm carryout meals in Ellettsville and Bloomington, no questions asked. These meals consist of a main entrée, two sides, and a beverage.

Locations & times are:
Heatherwood Estates: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 4:00-4:45 pm;
Woodland Springs Apartments: Monday and Friday 5:00-5:45 pm;
Limestone Crossing: Wednesday 5:00-5:45 pm;
Edgewood Village Apartments (parking lot): Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday 4:00-4:30 pm;
Richland Senior Apts (front of maintenance building): Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday 4:40-5:10 pm;
Ellettsville - MC Public Library (front parking lot): Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 5:15-5:45 pm
Governor’s Park Apartments: Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday 6:00-6:30 pm
Owen County: Spencer Whistlestop (Area 10 Agency on Aging)
36 Concord Rd
Spencer, IN 47460
(812) 876-3383
Food Pantry, Local Food Pantries and Meals Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday: 10:00 am-2:00 pm 
Bloomington Endright East (Area 10 Agency on Aging)
2894 E 3rd St
Bloomington , IN 47401
(812) 272-4808
Food Pantry, Local Food Pantries and Meals Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday: 11:00-1:00

(Located inside of College Mall)
Monroe County: Elletsville Endright Center (Area 10 Agency on Aging)
631 W. Edgewood Drive
Elletsville, IN 47429
(812) 876-3383
Food Pantry, Local Food Pantries and Meals Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday: 11:00-1:00 pm
Monroe County: Bloomington Crimson Cupboard-Satellite Pantry
900 E. 7th St
Bloomington, IN 47405
(812) 855-1924
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Indiana University Next to the Biddle Hotel lobby.
Monday – Friday: 9–5 p.m.
Monroe County: Bloomington The Salvation Army
111 North Rogers Street
Bloomington, IN 47404
(812) 336-4310
Food Pantry Must have I.D. Can only receive every 30 days.
Tuesday 12:30-3:30 pm and Thursday from 12:30-6:30 pm
Monroe County: Bloomington The People’s Open Pantry (POP) at New Hope for Families
1140 S Morton Street
Bloomington, IN 47403
visit website Food Pantry The pantry is stocked each week with food and personal hygiene items from the Hoosier Hills Food Bank, People’s Market vendors, and members of the community. Anyone in need is welcome, no identification or proof of need required.
Saturdays, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m
Monroe County: Bloomington Pantry 279/Trinity Lutheran Church
3609 State Rd 46
Bloomington, IN 47404
(812) 606-1524
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Food Pantry Monday and Wednesday: 3:00 - 6:00 pm
Tuesdays 1:30-4:00 (senior citizens and people with disabilities); 4:00-6:00 (everyone)
Saturday: 1:00 - 3:00 pm
Thursdays: 11:00-4:00 (clothing pantry)

Can attend clothing pantry every 30 days 11:00-4:00
Can visit food pantry once every seven days.
Monroe County: Bloomington Mother Hubbard’s Cupboard
1100 West Allen Street
Bloomington, IN 47403
(812) 355-6843
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Food Pantry Can shop as needed.
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday: 12:00- 6:00 pm
Monroe County: Bloomington MCUM Emergency Pantry
827 West 14th Street
Bloomington, IN 47404
(812) 339-3429
Food Pantry Emergency groceries for walk-ins after interview. Can receive once in a calendar month.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday: 12:00 - 4:00 pm
Monroe County: Bloomington Highland Faith Assembly of God
4782 West State Road 48
Bloomington, IN 47404
(812) 332-3707
Food Pantry Thursday: 5:30 - 7:30 pm, or by appointment
Monroe County: Bloomington FUMC Wednesday Pantry – Food Distribution Center
219 E 4th St
Bloomington, IN 47408
(812) 332-6396
Food Pantry Wednesdays: 3:30-5:30 pm
Monroe County: Bloomington Feed the Needy (2nd Baptist Church)
321 North Rogers Street
Bloomington, IN 47404
(812) 336-5827
Food Pantry Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Monroe County: Bloomington Wheeler Mission
215 S. Westplex Ave
Bloomington, IN 47404
(812) 333-1905
Hot Meals Daily: 7:00-8:00 am, 12:00-1:00 pm, and 5:00-6:00 pm
Monroe County: Bloomington Unionville Senior Center (Area 10 Agency on Aging – Nutritional Services)
7616 E State Rd 45
Bloomington, IN 47408
Hot Meals Thursday: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Monroe County: Bloomington Shalom Community Center (Beacon)
620 S. Walnut Street
Bloomington, IN 47401
(812) 334-5728
Hot Meals Monday – Friday:
Breakfast: 8:00 - 9:00 am
Lunch: 12:00 - 1:30 pm
Monroe County: Ellettsville Maple Shades Apartments (Area 10 Agency on Aging – Nutritional Services)
1101 W Main St
Ellettsville, IN 47429
Hot Meals 
Monday - Friday, 9:00 am -12:00 pm
Monroe County: Bloomington Crestmont Community Site (Area 10 Agency on Aging – Nutritional Services)
1002 N Summit St
Bloomington, IN 47404
Hot Meals 
Monday 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monroe County: Bloomington Community Kitchen Express
1100 W. 11th Street
Bloomington, IN 47404
(812) 332-0999
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Hot Meals Carry-out dinner
Monday through Saturday: 4:00 - 6:00 pm

Monroe County: Bloomington Community Kitchen
1515 S. Rogers Street
Bloomington, IN 47403
(812) 332-0999
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Hot Meals Monday through Saturday: 4:00 - 6:00 pm
Monroe County: Bloomington Bloomington Meals on Wheels
2620 N Walnut St
Suite 925
Bloomington, IN 47404
(812) 355-8224
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Meal Delivery Delivery service upon approval of application and doctor’s dietary order.
Call Monday through Friday to apply.
Owen County: Spencer The Whistle Stop Café (Area 10 Agency on Aging – Nutritional Services)
36 Concord Rd
Spencer, IN 47460
Food Pantry, Hot Meals 
Tuesday and Thursday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monroe County: Bloomington Crestmont Community Food Pantry
1007 North Summitt Street
Bloomington, IN 47404
(812) 339-3491
Food Pantry Thursdays: 3:00 - 4:30 pm
Monroe County: Ellettsville Area 10 Agency on Aging Nutrition Services
631 W. Edgewood Drive
Ellettsville, IN 47429
(812) 876-3383
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Meal Delivery Supplemental groceries are provided for seniors age 60 & over who are homebound without transportation. Income eligibility requirement. Food will be delivered once per month. Call for eligibility.