SNAP (formerly known as the Food Stamp Program) was designed to help end hunger and improve nutrition and health. It helps low-income households buy the food they need for a nutritionally adequate diet. The program is managed by the Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) of the United States Department of Agriculture. The Department of Human Services administers the program in Illinois.
Green Harvest Food Pantry
25448 Ruff Street, Plainfield, IL 60585
Call (630) 416-1109 to set up an appointment.
Currently assisting low-income working people and recently displaced (2 months or less) workers. Must live in one of the following cities: Plainfield, Aurora, Oswego, Naperville, Montgomery, Bolingbrook, Romeoville or Yorkville in the State of Illinois.
DuPage Township Food Pantry
The Food Pantry was established by the DuPage Township General Assistance Department to supplement the needs of the township's residents.
Open Tuesday and Thursday, 11 AM – 2 PM
Kendall County Food Pantry
208 Beaver Street, Yorkville, IL 60560
The Kendall County Food Pantry has been generously supported by the communities of Kendall County for more than two decades. The KCFP is committed to providing essential, supplemental and emergency food and foodstuffs to the neediest individuals and families in the county.
Christian Ministry Center
604 East Ninth Street, Lockport, IL 60441
815 588 3543
Grocery items for residents all year long
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
SPANISH CENTER, INC.
309 N. Eastern Avenue, Joliet, IL 60532
Serving residents within the 60432 zip code. Features a Food Pantry along with other services and support, including immigration service and ESL.
Tuesday 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
WE CARE OF ROMEOVILLE
219 Arlington Drive
Emergency food for residents of Romeoville.
Wednesday 10:00 AM – 12 Noon
Women, Infant and Children (WIC) Supplemental Food and Nutrition Program
501 Ella Avenue, Joliet, IL 60433
(815) 717 8480
Monday-Friday 8 AM – 4 PM (must call for appointment)
Crest Hill Family Outreach Program
2405 Essington Road #59, Joliet, IL 60435
Family Outreach Program, Inc. is an independent charity which is not based on religion, politics or ideology except for the betterment of society, nor is it associated with any other organization.
RESTORATION Christian CHURCH
114 Channahon Street, Shorewood, IL 60404
4th Saturday of the month 10am-12pm
Northern Illinois Food Bank
The NIFB maintains a list of organizations with whom they partner to provide food distribution services. While some of these are listed above, additional pantries, shelters and soup kitchens may be found on the NIFB website.