Food Distribution

Food For Children During Closure via MPS Culinary & Wellness Services

MPS is providing FREE food for ALL children18 and under, during COVID-19 school closure. All families are welcome to participate in this program. Weekly food boxes are available for pick-up Monday-Friday from 10-2. We are at ten different sites per day, giving families fifty pick-up locations across Minneapolis to choose from throughout the week. Look for the yellow school bus at all MPS food pickup sites! To keep families and staff safe, we provide contact-free pick-up.

Please follow this link for information about Whittier Area Food & Supplies.

Serenity Village Community Church is offering free groceries and take-home meals for families in need. All you need to do is call (763) 533-3929 to schedule a pickup appointment for Monday-Friday between 10AM - 4PM. Families can pick up for other families to help with the demand. Delivery is also available if necessary.

A standard pick-up receives:

  •  1-2 bags of fresh produce (fruits and veggies)
  •  Dairy (usually milk)
  •  1 bag of dried / canned goods (grains, granola bars, macaroni)
  •  Bread
  •  Eggs
  •  Bonus items (chips, pop)
  •  Water
  •  Take and Bake Entree for 4 people
  •  Case of protein (usually chicken)

The pickup address is:

Serenity Village Community Church

4100 Douglas Drive N

Crystal MN


Click here for information about YMCA Food Distribution.

Food and Supply Distribution at YWCA Midtown - YWCA Minneapolis is here for our neighbors in need. We are creating a pop-up distribution hub at YWCA Midtown to ensure our neighbors have groceries, personal hygiene items and other supplies.  Starting Wednesday, June 3, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm, we will be distributing food and supplies at YWCA Midtown, 2121 East Lake Street, Minneapolis, MN 55407. Open to everyone!

Donate Supplies or Volunteer - We are collecting items on Tuesday, June 2, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm at YWCA Midtown. Here is a list of items we are accepting (new and unused only).  We are also looking for volunteers to help us organize food, take inventory and build care packages! Questions or want to collaborate? Contact us at