Food & Clothing Resources

Albright United Methodist Church
  • Food pantry: Tues 6:00 - 8:00 pm and Fridays 11:00 am-Noon

 

504 W. Mishawaka Ave., Mishawaka, 46545

(574) 259-1975

Hours: Mon-Fri, 9:00am – 1:00 pm

B.A.B.E. (Beds and Britches, ETC)
  • New and used baby clothing and equipment gained via coupons

 

325 N. Lafayette Blvd, South Bend, 46601
(317) 221-3050

Hours: Mon, 9:00am – 3:00pm

            Tues, 12:00pm – 6:00pm

2015 Western Ave., South Bend, 46619

Hours: Tues, 2:00pm – 5:00pm

Broadway Christian Parish
  • Food pantry

  • Hospitality room

  • Community lunch on Sundays 

1412 Carroll St., South Bend, 46613

(574) 289-0333

Community lunch: Sundays at noon 

Food pantry hours: Mon-Thurs, 9:00am – 10:30am 

Catholic Charities Food Pantry
  • Any individual or family residing in St. Joseph County who has an income of 165% of the poverty level (or less) is eligible to receive assistance through the Food Pantry.

 

1817 Miami St., South Bend, 46613

(574) 234-3111

1 (800) 686-3112

Hours: Wed, 10:00am –12:00pm and 5:00pm – 7:00pm

Christ Child Society
  • Provides new children’s clothing, shoes, winter jackets, underwear, socks, layettes (birth to 12yrs) with signed referral letter (limit three referrals per office per week

  • Numbers are given out beginning at 8:30am, all clients who arrive before 10:00am will be served

  • Parents must present SS card, birth certificate for each child and SS card photo ID, proof of monthly income

  • Layettes available year round at hospital

 

308 S. Scott St., South Bend, 46601

(574) 288-6028

Hours:  Wed, 8:30am –11:30am (Aug-Jan)

             Wed, 9:00am –11:30am (Feb-July)

First United Methodist Church
  • For those who have not yet been issued food stamps

  • Must bring two forms of ID and proof of residence

  • Call for appointment and food availability

 

333 N. Main St., South Bend, 46601

(574) 233-9463

Soup Kitchen hours: Mon, Wed, Fri, 11:30am – 12:00pm (closed in August)

Food Pantry hours: Tues, 10:00am – 2:00pm

Office hours: Mon-Thurs, 9:00am – 4:30pm

Food Bank of Northern Indiana
  • Click link above to find the closest pantry 

  • Pre-boxed items with limited perishable items (if available), FREE of charge for those in need of food assistance 

  • First come, first served, for up to 300 households, while supplies last

  • Please bring boxes or bags to carry items home

702 S. Chapin Street, South Bend, 46601
(574) 232-9986

Hope Ministries
  • Provides meals for the community

532 S. Michigan, South Bend, 46601

(574) 288-4842

Breakfast hours: Sun-Wed, Fri, 7:15am

Lunch hours: Mon-Sun, 12:00pm

Dinner hours: Mon-Sun, 7:00pm

​Office hours: Mon-Fri, 8:00am – 5:00pm

La Casa De Amistad
  • Food pantry

746 S. Meade, South Bend, 46619

(574) 233-2120

Food pantry hours: Wed, 2:00pm – 4:45pm

Hours: Mon-Fri, 9:00am – 6:00pm (closed 12:00pm – 1:00pm)

M.A.C. Food Pantry
  • Serves families in Mishawaka, Granger, and Osceola 

504 Mishawaka Ave., Mishawaka, 46545

(574) 259-1975 ext. 107

Hours: Tues, 6:00pm – 8:00pm

            Fri, 10:00am – 12:00pm

Mishawaka Food Pantry
  • Food pantry and soup kitchen

  • Serves zip codes 46530, 46544, 46545, 46561

315 Lincolnway W., Mishawaka, 46544

(574) 220-6213

Food pantry hours: Mon-Fri, 10:00am – 2:00pm

South kitchen hours: Tues-Thurs, 10:30am – 1:30pm 

Monroe Circle Community Center
  • Food pantry for 46601 residents 

  • Financial literacy programs

526 Western Ave., South Bend, 46601

(574) 287-4259

Hours: 2nd Sat of month, 3rd Tues month, 9:00am – 11:00am 

Our Lady of the Road
  • Serves breakfast

  • Has laundry, showers, and clothing 

744 S. Main St., South Bend, 46601

(574) 235-0623

Hours: Fri-Sat, 8:00am – 11:30am

            Sun, 8:00am – 10:00am

Peter Claver Catholic Worker
  • Nightly dinner

  • Transitional housing

515 & 518 S. St. Joseph St., South Bend, 46601

(574) 520-7745

Dinner hours: Sun-Mon, 6:30pm 

River Park United Methodist
  • Residents of the 46615 zip code area only

  • Must bring ID/Utility Bill to prove residence

  • Limit of once a month service per person

 

920 S. 23rd St., South Bend, 46615

(574) 288-6243

Hours: Mon, Wed, Sat, 10:00am – 12:00pm

Saint Augustine’s Church Soup Kitchen
  • Soup kitchen 

1501 W. Washington, South Bend, 46619

(574) 289-2126

(574) 532-3720

psmith@saintmarys.edu

Hours: Mon, Wed, Fri, 11:00am – 12:30pm

St. Margaret’s House
  • Daytime shelter for women and children

  • Provides immediate services and meals

  • Showers, clothing, toiletries, case management and referrals

  • Offers classes in life-skills, parenting, educational, and children’s programs

  • Clothing closet for women

 

117 N. Lafayette Blvd, South Bend, 46601

(574) 234-7795

Lunch hours: Sun-Mon, 10:00am – 11:00am)

Office hours: Mon-Fri, 10:00am – 4:00pm

Saint Vincent De Paul
  • Provides food, clothing, furniture, and household items

 

33408 Ardmore Trail, South Bend

(574) 234-6211

Office hours: Mon-Fri, 10:00am – 6:00pm 

520 Crescent Ave, South Bend, IN, 46617

(574) 234-6000

Home delivery call hours: Mon-Fri, 10:00am – 2:00pm

Office hours: Mon-Fri: 10:00am – 6:00pm

Assistance program hours: Mon, Tues, Thurs, 10:00am – 2:00pm

Salvation Army Family Store
  • Financial assistance and food pantry

 

Kroc Corps Community Center 

900 W. Western Avenue, South Bend, 46601

(574) 233-9471

  • Thrift stores

 

2009 S Bend Ave, South Bend, 46637

(574) 273-0157

Hours: Mon-Sat, 10:00am – 8:00pm​

1911 E Ireland Rd, South Bend, 46614

(574) 299-9680

Hours: Mon-Sat, 10:00am – 8:00pm

Township Trustee
  • Click link above to find your township trustee and contact information

  • One-time financial assistance for food, rent, utilities and EMERGENCY medical prescriptions

  • By application (call to make appointment)​

Page Index

All Food & Clothing reources are listed here in alphabetical order. 

  1. Albright United Methodist Church

  2. B.A.B.E. (Beds and Britches, ETC)

  3. Broadway Christian Parish 

  4. Catholic Charities Food Pantry

  5. Christ Child Society 

  6. First United Methodist Church 

  7. Food Bank in Northern IN

  8. Hope Ministries 

  9. La Casa de Amistad

  10. M.A.C. Food Pantry 

  11. Mishawaka Food Pantry 

  12. Monroe Circle Community Center

  13. Our Lady of the Road 

  14. Peter Claver Catholic Worker 

  15. River Park United Methodist 

  16. St. Augustine's Church Soup Kitchen

  17. St. Margaret's House 

  18. St. Vincent de Paul

  19. Salvation Army Family Store

  20. Township Trustee