Bancroft, IA
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 12 food pantries in the Bancroft area.

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Bancroft , IA 50517

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Services:
Coupons.com is a free web service that allows users in Bancroft, IA to print coupons for savings on brand name food and general purpose items they use every day. Coupons can be printed on your computer and redeemed at any local grocery store. This service stretches a family's food budget with real savings; making your food dollar go farther. There is no fee for this service and no registration is necessary.

Eligibility:
Requires internet connection and printer.

Additional Services:
Reduced cost food in Bancroft , IA.

Area Served:
Bancroft , IA



For writing, getting off our buts means getting on our butts-putting it into a chair and not moving from the chair for a set period of time.
-- Peter McWilliams




Kossuth County Outreach, Algona

16 Miles Away

117 East Call Street
Algona, IA 50511
(800) 873-1899

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Services:
*Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program: provides financial assistance for a portion of home heating bills for the winter months, emergency fuel deliveries, and assistance with furnace repairs or replacement. Qualified applicants may be eligible for Weatherization services in order to reduce the cost of energy consumption in their homes.

*Self-Sufficiency Development: FaDSS and Community Partners provide support through a home visiting process to assist families moving from welfare to work as well as to work with families coping with multiple challenges to self-sufficiency including financial crises or financial management.

Hours:
Mon Tue Wed 8 am - 4 pm Thu Fri Closed



Into the hands of every individual is given a marvelous power for good or evil-the silent, unconscious, unseen influence of his life. This is simply the constant radiation of what man really is, not what he pretends to be.
-- William George Jordan




C.A.R.E Team of Kossuth County

16 Miles Away

109 Lantry
Algona, IA 50511
(515) 395-2273

Services:
Reduce family stress via providing at no charge: baby supplies, clothing, furniture, miscellaneous

Hours:
Mon and Wed 1 pm-4 pm; Tue 10 am-2 pm, Thu 1 pm-5 pm
Fri 9 am-12 noon; 1 pm-4 pm



Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time; it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.
-- Sydney J Harris




Palo Alto County Outreach Center

27 Miles Away

2905 25th Street
Emmetsburg, IA 50536
(712) 852-3482

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Services:
*Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) - supplemental help for winter heating bills
*LIHEAP Crisis Assistance - Assistance available in a life threatening situation for temporary shelter, fuel, blankets, heaters and furnace repair. Furnace replacement assistance for homeowners.
*Weatherization - Assistance with stopping infiltration of cold air into a home. Can include caulking, weather stripping and attic insulation.
*Adopt a Family - Christmas program in Palo Alto and Pocahontas Counties, which allows our needy families to be adopted out for Christmas. The lowest poverty levels are served first. Forms are available to enroll families October 1.
*Holiday Projects - Thanksgiving and Christmas food baskets are given to the elderly or families based upon availability.
*Food Pantry

Hours:
Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm



Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly.
-- St Francis Sales




Upper Des Moines Opportunity, Inc.

28 Miles Away

101 Robbins Street
Graettinger, IA 51342
(712) 859-3885

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Services:
UDMO is a community action agency administering over 20 programs to low-income people in 12 Iowa counties Each county has a local outreach office that offers help with fuel assistance, food pantries, and other emergency needs, and serves as a contact point for many programs including WIC and Head Start.

CARE FOR KIDS coordinator provides information for children on Medicaid, well baby and well child screenings in Buena Vista, Clay, Dickinson, Emmet, O'Brien, Osceola, Palo Alto, and Poccahontas

Hours:
8:30 am-4 pm Mon-Fri



If it's not growing, it's going to die.
-- Michael Eisner




Emmet County Food Pantry

32 Miles Away

508 South First Street
Estherville, IA 51334
(712) 362-3049

Services:
Contact Person: Kathy Thompson Hours: M-F 1-4

Hours:
Mon-Fri 1 pm-4 pm



A baby is born with a need to be loved and never outgrows it.
-- Frank A Clark




Ministerial Association Hunger Task Force

40 Miles Away

1212 Sumner Avenue SW
Humboldt, IA 50548
(515) 332-3438

Services:
Contact Person: Conie Koob Hours: M,W,F 9:30-11:30

Hours:
Mon, Wed, Fri 9:30 am - 11:30 am



If a man happens to find himself, he has a mansion which he can inhabit with dignity all the days of his life.
-- James A. Michener




Humboldt County Outreach Center

40 Miles Away

Humboldt County Courthouse
Dakota City, IA 50529
(515) 332-3631

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Services:
*Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) - supplemental help for winter heating bills - November 1st through April 15th
*LIHEAP Crisis Assistance - Assistance available in a life threatening situation for temporary shelter, fuel, blankets, heaters and furnace repair. Upon availability of funding, furnace repair or replacement is available to homeowners.
*Weatherization - Assistance with stopping infiltration of cold air into a home. Can include caulking, weather stripping and attic insulation.
*Chore Service and Home Repair- Funds household repairs and chores for income eligible applicants age 60 and older. Sponsored by Elderbridge Agency on Aging.
*Emergency Vouchers - Provides eligible applicants with limited financial help for basic emergency needs.
*Emergency Transportation Assistance - Assist individuals with transportation costs for medical issues and employment opportunities.
*Food Assistance - A variety of programs to meet family's emergency food needs. A minimum of a 7-day food supply is available to eligible families
*Clothing Shop - Clothing vouchers to assist famillies with needed clothing.
*Referral Services- Information on a wide variety of services available for those faced with situations they find difficult to solve.
*Client Advocacy - Assistance when help is needed with providers, organizations or difficult situations.
*Budget Counseling - Help for those experiencing difficulty managing their financial obligations.
*Baby's Room - Provides clothing and supplies for infants ages birth to two.
*Birthday Box - Provides a gift, cake and all items needed for a small birthday party for children 10 and under.
*Special Projects - Christmas distribution program, Shop with a Cop program, Back to School Bash, Coats for Kids, new hats and gloves, Booster Seat program, and more based on need and availability.

Hours:
Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm



The man who can drive himself further once the effort gets painful is the man who will win.
-- Roger Bannister




Pocahontas County Outreach Center

46 Miles Away

406 nw 7th Street
Pocahontas, IA 50574
(712) 335-3335

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Services:
*Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) - supplemental help for winter heating bills
*LIHEAP Crisis Assistance - Assistance available in a life threatening situation for temporary shelter, fuel, blankets, heaters and furnace repair. Furnace replacement assistance for homeowners.
*Weatherization - Assistance with stopping infiltration of cold air into a home. Can include caulking, weather stripping and attic insulation.
*Adopt a Family - Christmas program in Palo Alto and Pocahontas Counties, which allows our needy families to be adopted out for Christmas. The lowest poverty levels are served first. Forms are available to enroll families October 1.
*Holiday Projects - Thanksgiving and Christmas food baskets are given to the elderly or families based upon availability.
*Food Pantry

Hours:
Mon-Fri 8am-4:30 pm



It is not the position, but the disposition.
-- J. E. Dinger




Dickinson County Food Pantry

47 Miles Away

1575 18th Street
Spirit Lake, IA 51360
(712) 336-1112

Services:
Contact Person: Laurie Ruff Hours: M-F 9-11



A wife encourages her husband's egoism in order to encourage her own.
-- Russel Green




Wright County Outreach Center

47 Miles Away

221West Broadway
Eagle Grove, IA 50533
(515) 448-3704

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Services:
*Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) - supplemental help for winter heating bills - November 1st through April 15th
*LIHEAP Crisis Assistance - Assistance available in a life threatening situation for temporary shelter, fuel, blankets, heaters and furnace repair. Upon availability of funding, furnace repair or replacement is available to homeowners.
*Weatherization - Assistance with stopping infiltration of cold air into a home. Can include caulking, weather stripping and attic insulation.
*Chore Service and Home Repair- Funds household repairs and chores for income eligible applicants age 60 and older. Sponsored by Elderbridge Agency on Aging.
*Emergency Vouchers - Provides eligible applicants with limited financial help for basic emergency needs.
*Emergency Food Pantries - Emergency food allotment. Individuals will receive a referral to a food pantry in their community for additional assistance.
*Garden Program - Educates clients on proper growing of produce. Seeds, plants and gardening tools are also provided.
*Clothing Closet - Provides clothing and miscellaneous household items. Donations accepted.
*Referral Services- Information on a wide variety of services available for those faced with situations they find difficult to solve.
*Client Advocacy - Assistance when help is needed with providers, organizations or difficult situations.
*Budget Counseling - Help for those experiencing difficulty managing their financial obligations.
*Birthday Box - Provides a gift, cake and all items needed for a small birthday party for children 10 and under.
*Baby's Room - Provides clothing and supplies for infants ages birth to two.
*Athletic Scholarships - Qualified youth can apply to receive financial assistance to participate in community youth activities.
*Special Projects - Christmas program, Coats for Kids, new hats and gloves, school supplies and more based on need and availability.

Hours:
Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm



Hey you, don't tell me there's no hope at all Together we stand, divided we fall.
-- Pink Floyd