Anita, IA
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 28 food pantries in the Anita area.

1 Miles Away

Anita , IA 50020

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Do not always prove yourself to be the one in the right. The right will appear. You need only give it a chance.
-- C. H. Fowler

Adair Senior Center

9 Miles Away

410 Audubon Street
Adair, IA 50002
(641) 742-5202


FOOD PANTRY provides food to those in need Contact Fred 712-779-0094 or 641-742-3676.

CONGREGATE MEAL SITE on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday for people 60 and over. Home delivered meals, information and referral assistance available.

Irregular - call for details; Meal site is open Tue, Thu and Fri

Always the beautiful answer who asks a more beautiful question.
-- e e cummings

Atlantic Food Pantry, Inc.

13 Miles Away

19 West 4th Street
Atlantic, IA 50022
(712) 243-5019

FOOD for persons or families in need

If in need of emergency food/help they may call 712-243-2771 or 712-243-3692

Thu 1 pm-3 pm

Given a big enough why people can bear almost any how.
-- Friedrich Neitzche

Audubon Family Development Center

20 Miles Away

109 Tracy Street
Audubon, IA 50025
(712) 563-2777

Amount of Food Provided: 1 week
Visits permitted: 4-5 times per year
Documentation required: Proof of residence and SSN

Mon-Fri 9 am-3 pm

Mistakes show us what we need to learn.
-- Peter McWilliams

Greenfield United Methodist Church

20 Miles Away

108 Southwest Fifth Street
Greenfield, IA 50849
(641) 743-2715



Tue 3:30 pm-6 pm

Let him that hath no power of patience retire within himself, though even there he will have to put up with himself. - The Art of Worldy Wisdom, 1647.
-- Baltasar Gracian

Adair County Neighborhood Center

20 Miles Away

354 Public Square
Greenfield, IA 50849
(641) 743-2424

ADAIR COUNTY NEIGHBORHOOD CENTER provides the following programs:

GENERAL RELIEF provides emergency assistance with shelter, water, rent, fuel, utilities.

HEAD START/CHILD DEVELOPMENT: provides child development activities and learning experiences Assists parents and guardians in building a better life for their children.

WIC PROGRAM: nutritional educational program that offers food packages for children 0-5 years of age and women who are pregnant, breast-feeding, or who just had a baby. WIC cell phone 641-344-6013 Creston Office 641-782-8431.

MATERNAL HEALTH PROGRAM: provides services for pregnant women which include health education, nutrition, counseling, and support to encourage a healthy pregnancy.

CHILD HEALTH PROGRAM: provides preventive health care for infants and children Assistance is available for children with no health insurance.

HAWK-I: outreach for no cost, or low cost, health care coverage.

LIHEAP: energy assistance for low income households with assistance paying part of fuel bills through the winter months; Federal Fuel Assistance Program. (Nov.-April)

MIDDLE RANGE FOOD COOPERATIVE provides natural foods and herbs, personal care products and supplements are also available. Designed especially for those on special gluten-free diets. Order is placed every 4-8 weeks, one time $15.00 membership fee required Contact Elizabeth Lundstedt at 641/743-2424 or Leon Schwartz 641-743-2503.

TOYS FOR KIDS at Christmas for families on MATURA programs.

WEATHERIZATION ASSISTANCE (WAP) uses trained crews to help improve the energy efficiency of the home for the elderly, disabled or low-income; includes cooling and heating systems.


REFERRALS to Family Rewards, Rent Assistance, WIA, IWorks, Parents as Teachers, WFA, etc.

Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon and 12:30 pm-4:30 pm (closed for lunch)

When nothing seems to help, I go look at a stonecutter hammering away at his rock perhaps a hundred times without as much as a crack showing in it. Yet at the hundred and first blow it will split in two, and I know it was not that blow that did it, but all that had gone before.
-- Jacob Riis

Guthrie County Family Development Center

22 Miles Away

2002 State Street
Guthrie Center, IA 50115
(800) 642-6330

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Serves income eligible residents in Guthrie County. Information, application, and referral center for income eligible programs.
Financial literacy counseling, Iowa Rental Help, Weatherization, SHARE, CHORE, Food Pantry, Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)

Monday-Friday 9AM - 3PM

The possibility of stepping into a higher plane is quite real for everyone. It requires no force or effort or sacrifice. It involves little more than changing our ideas about what is normal.
-- Deepak Chopra

Lord's Cupboard, The

24 Miles Away

100 Cass Street
Griswold, IA 51535
(712) 778-2312


Second and fourth Tuesday 12 noon-2 pm

Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood.
-- Marie Curie

Avoca Food Pantry

29 Miles Away

160 North Elm Street
Avoca, IA 51521
(712) 343-6945

FOOD PANTRY; must have proof of residency

Mon 4 pm-6 pm

It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get up.
-- Vince Lombardi

Coon Rapids Food Pantry

30 Miles Away

United Methodist Church, 4th and Main
Coon Rapids, IA 50058

phone is disconnected

Yesterday is a canceled check; tomorrow is a promissory note; today is the only cash you have-so spend it wisely.
-- Kay Lyons

West Central Community Action - Shelby County

32 Miles Away

516 Market Street
Harlan, IA 51537
(712) 755-5602

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FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE for rent, mortgage, and utilities for low income households, including the LIHEAP program during winter months

WEATHERIZATION for eligible homes to receive insulation, repair or replace windows and doors, install weather stripping, and perform minor foundation renovations

FADSS, Family Development and Self Sufficiency, provides services to families who are working their way toward self-sufficiency through an intensive in home program; must be receiving income assistance from the Department of Human Services



HOLIDAY Adopt a Family Program

Mon-Fri 9 am-3 pm

Most of life is choices, and the rest is pure dumb luck.
-- Marian Erickson