Batavia, IL
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 67 food pantries in the Batavia area.

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Batavia , IL 60510

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Services:
Coupons.com is a free web service that allows users in Batavia, IL 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 Batavia , IL.

Area Served:
Batavia , IL



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-- Jesus Christ




Batavia Interfaith Food Pantry

1 Miles Away

100 Flinn Drive
Batavia, IL 60510
(630) 879-3784

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Services:
The mission of the Batavia Interfaith Food Pantry,a non-profit agency, is to provide food relief to the economically disadvantaged of Batavia and Batavia Township. Food is given once a month per household and clients have choice in the food they get. A Member of the Northern Illinois Food Bank.

Hours:
Monday 6:30 pm-7:30 pm; Tuesday 1:00 pm-3:00 pm;Thursday 6:30 to 7:30 pm Friday 10:00 am-12:00 pm .

Eligibility:
Persons are required to be a resident of Batavia or Batavia Township, which includes parts of Aurora and North Aurora. If you are unsure if you live within the township boundaries, please call Batavia Township at (630) 879-1411 to verify if you are eligible before coming to the pantry.

Documents To Bring:
Fill out an application with documentation of residency in Batavia or Batavia Township; may use a utility bill or a lease. Also need a picture ID.



The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
-- Mahatma Gandhi




Geneva Township - General and Emergency Assistance

3 Miles Away

400 Wheeler Drive
Geneva, IL 60134
(630) 232-3607

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Services:
Geneva Township General and Emergency Assistance is available for those who do not qualify for state assistance programs. This agency will pay vendor costs, rent, utilities, food, and some medical costs, as well as provide vouchers Emergency assistance can be provided once every year.

Hours:
8:30 am-4:30 pm Monday-Friday

Eligibility:
Based on family or individual qualifications. Must be a Geneva Township resident.

Documents To Bring:
Please call to schedule an appointment or to obtain an application.



Worry is simply an unhealthy and destructive mental habit.
-- Norman Vincent Peale




Fox Valley Hispanic SDA Pantry

7 Miles Away

505 E. New York St.
Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 898-0410

Services:
The Fox Valley Hispanic SDA Pantry is a ministry of the Fox Valley Hispanic Seventh-day Adventist Church The pantry provides food on Wednesday evenings.

Hours:
6:00 pm-8:00 pm Wednesday



There is no substitute for hard work.
-- Thomas Alva Edison




Bountiful Blessing Food Pantry

7 Miles Away

901 E. Galena Blvd.
Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 820-0002

Services:
Bountiful Blessing Food Pantry is a client-choice food pantry The first 50 families are served and may come for food one time per month. The clothing closet is available every other month.

Hours:
Food Pantry: 10:00 am-12:00 pm Saturday; Families may come once per month for food and use the clothes closet once every other month.

Eligibility:
Kane County Residents are eligible and must provide proof of current address and picture ID.



Failures are divided into two classes-those who thought and never did, and those who did and never thought.
-- John Charles Salak




Aurora Area Interfaith Food Pantry, Inc.

7 Miles Away

659 South River Street
Aurora, IL 60506
(630) 897-2127

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Services:
The Aurora Area Interfaith Food Pantry provides food assistance for those in the community who do not get adequate nutrition. Food is available to those eligible once per week. Hours are Monday, Tuesday and Fridays from 11:00 am-2:00 pm. The food pantry office and distribution center is located in the Hesed House building, but is a separate organization. **Spanish is spoken.

Hours:
11:00 am-2:00 pm Monday, Tuesday, Friday

Eligibility:
Food provided to residents of Kane, Kendall, DuPage and DeKalb counties.

Documents To Bring:
Bring photo ID each visit. For the first visit, also bring a piece of mail (e.g., utility bill) showing your address.



I tell you the truth, it is hard for a rich man to enter the kingdom of heaven. Again I tell you, it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the kingdom of heaven.
-- Jesus Christ




Elburn Food Pantry

9 Miles Away

Elburn Community Center
Elburn, IL 60119
(630) 365-6655

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Services:
Elburn Food Pantry provides weekly distributions of food for persons in need There are no limits to the number of times a person may receive food.

Hours:
9:00 am-3:00 pm Monday-Friday

Eligibility:
Must live in Kaneland School District U-302 which includes Sugar Grove, Maple Park and Cortland.

Documents To Bring:
Come to the food pantry to complete a short application at time of first visit. Picture ID or utility bill showing name and address is required.



Nothing can work me damage except myself.
-- St. Bernard




Between Friends Food Pantry

10 Miles Away

PO Box 509
Sugar Grove, IL 60554
(630) 466-0345

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Services:
The Sugar Grove Food Pantry provides food and household materials to individuals and families who have been challenged by economic times or who have health related needs.The first hour is set aside for seniors and the disabled. Food and goods are available to residents within the Kaneland School District and residents of Big Rock and Presbury in (Aurora ). If children are part of the family, parents must show birth certificates. **Use Facebook for more information or to email the pantry.

Hours:
5:00 pm-7:00 pm Thursday

Eligibility:
Residents in the Kaneland School District and Sugar Grove residents. The income and eligibility guidelines set by Northern Illinois Food Bank apply.

Documents To Bring:
Come to the pantry to register- must have a state issued photo ID and a current utility bill verifying your address. Must have birth certificates or school ID for each dependent child.



A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.
-- Lao-Tzu




New Community Counseling And Ministries

11 Miles Away

1549 Fairway Dr.
Naperville, IL 60563
(630) 698-0099

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Services:
Building better, brighter communities by supplying alternative food, housing, mental health and community support and ministries.  Their focus is to fulfill needs within the community that are often unmet by traditional services.

*Food and Shelter assistance for Veterans and Disabled *Wheelchair accessible transportation *Grants and/or help for medical equipment and expenses not covered by insurance. *Advocacy and Coaching for the Disabled and under-privileged.Program:Affordable/Transitional HousingBudget: $80,000Category: HousingPopulation Served: Poor/Economically Disadvantaged, Indigent, General Program Description: Quality sliding-scale housing is offered, when available, for qualified candidates who have collaborated with staff have set short and long-term tangible goals. Candidates must participate in ongoing supportive programs (job training, education, support groups) as recommended by their caseworker.



I feel like a micro cog in a macrocosm.
-- Mary Guyette




Loaves And Fishes Community Pantry

11 Miles Away

1871 High Grove Lane
Naperville, IL 60540
(630) 355-3663

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Services:
Loaves & Fishes provides food and leadership in the community by uniting and mobilizing resources to empower people to be self-sufficient.

Their program attempts to end the hunger crisis in their area by conducting ftheir weekly on-site food distributions highlighted by special efforts to provide nutrition for infants and school-age children.  They also conduct monthly deliveries of food to homebound elderly and disabled clients.



Love in its essence is spiritual fire.
-- Emanuel Swedenborg




Hanover Township - General Assistance & Food Pantry

13 Miles Away

7431 Astor Avenue
Hanover Park, IL 60133
(630) 540-9085

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Services:
Hanover Township provides services to individuals, families, couples, and seniors. **General Assistance provides a small cash grant to eligible persons *The Food Pantry provides food to residents once every 15 days, and also come once a week on Wednesday or Fridays for bread See website **The Emergency Assistance Program can provide financial assistance to eligible persons in cases of eviction and gas, electric, and/or water cut off notices **The Holiday Sponsor a Family program enables donors to provide gifts for specific families ** See Related Resources under Details tab for services for youth, families and Seniors in Hanover Township. **Services are available in Spanish.**Hanover Township encompasses the Cook County sections of Elgin, Bartlett, and Hanover Park, most of Streamwood, and unincorporated sections of Hoffman Estates and Schaumburg. **Community resources can be found on the website under Resources.

Hours:
Office: 8:30 am-4:30 pm Monday-Friday; Food Pantry: 1:00 pm-6:00 pm Tuesday, 11:00 am-3:00 pm Wednesday thru Friday, 9:00 am-11:30 am Saturday. Closed on Monday.

Eligibility:
Must be a resident of Hanover Township. For General Assistance grant, the client cannot be eligible for any other state or federal assistance with the exception of medical assistance benefits.

Documents To Bring:
Call for an appointment. For Food pantry, come in during hours --need a photo ID and a gas or electric bill to verify residency at intake.



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-- Arnold Toynbee