Food Pantries – December 23

» CARE Food Pantry

Location: 2911 S. Morgantown Road

Hours: 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Friday when Center Grove schools are in session

Eligibility: Recipients must provide photo ID as well as proof of residence in Johnson County. Recipients may visit the pantry once per calendar month.

Donations: Foods and toiletries are accepted when school is in session from 9 to 11 a.m. Fridays. For large donations, call the office to arrange a time for drop-off.

Information: 317-885-5242

» Christ United Methodist Church Food Pantry

Location: 8540 U.S. 31 South, Indianapolis

Hours: 9 to 11 a.m. Thursdays

Eligibility: Marion County residents and Johnson County residents in who have 46142 and 46143 area codes.

Information: 317-882-1549

» Great Harvest Food Pantry — Grace Assembly of God

Location: 6822 U.S. 31 North, New Whiteland

Hours: 2 to 4 p.m. or 5 to 7 p.m. alternating Thursdays; 9 to 11 a.m. last Saturday of the month

Information: 317-535-5640

» His Hand Extended Food and Clothing Pantry

Location: Trinity broadcasting, 2528 U.S. 31 South, Greenwood

Hours: 10 a.m. Thursdays; a devotional service follows sign-in.

Eligibility: Services available to residents of Johnson, Morgan, Monroe, Jennings, Shelby and Bartholomew counties. A photo ID is required. Limited to first 30 households each week.

Donations: Non-perishable food items, clothing and small household items may be dropped off 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.

Information: 317-535-5542

» Interchurch Food Pantry of Johnson County

Location: 211 Commerce Drive, Franklin

Hours: Noon to 3 p.m. Mondays through Fridays; 9 to 11 a.m. Saturdays

Donations: Accepted during hours of operation.

Eligibility: Recipients must provide proof of residence in Johnson County; clients may visit twice per month.

Information: 317-736-5090,

» Mount Pleasant Christian Church Impact Center

Location: 381 N. Bluff Road, Greenwood

Hours: Clients must be in the building during the following sign in times: 9:15 to 9:40 a.m., 12:15 to 12:40 p.m., 6:15 to 6:40 p.m. Thursdays; and 9:15 to 9:40 a.m. Saturdays. Devotion and prayer will be shared prior to shopping at all client service times. Households may receive food one time per week and clothing one time per month.

Donations: Items may be dropped off 9 a.m. to noon Mondays through Tuesdays, 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays and 9 to 11 a.m. Saturdays.

Eligibility: Adults: Photo ID and two pieces of mail with the current address; dependents under age 18, birth certificate or Social Security card.

Information: 317-889-9650

» Lord’s Locker

Location: 101 S. Pleasant St., Trafalgar

Open: Wednesdays: 9 to 11 a.m. for senior citizens (over 60 only; clients must be in the building by 9:30 a.m. to receive food). 1 p.m. for heads of household (clients 40 to 59 years; must be in the building by 1:30 p.m. to receive food). Thursdays: 6 p.m. for heads of household (ages 20 to 39 years; must be in the building by 6:30 p.m. to receive food). During all distribution times, devotion and prayer will be followed by food distribution and shopping.

Donations: Accepted 9 a.m. to noon Mondays and Tuesdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesdays and 9 a.m. to noon the third Saturday of every month.

Eligibility: All new clients will be interviewed and evaluated for Strategies of Success programming. Clients will receive prayer and Biblical counseling and other aid such as job search help. Potential new clients can interview from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays and 5 to 8 p.m. Thursdays. Potential clients should bring a photo ID; Social Security numbers for the head of household, spouse and children under 18; a current paid receipt of a utility, rent or mortgage with current address (P.O. boxes not accepted). The photo IDs will be required with each visit. Services will only be offered to residents of Johnson, Morgan and Brown counties. Non-residents will be given a list of other places to go for help.

Information: 317-878-7708

» New Life Fellowship Church of God

Location: 720 Main St., Whiteland

Open: 10 a.m. to noon the second Saturday of each month.

Information: 317-535-7325,

» Our Lady of the Greenwood

Location: 335 S. Meridian St.

Open: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays; 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesdays except when Parish office is closed.

Donations: Patrons can make donations at the red cart inside the back door of the church between 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Call the church for large donations.

Eligibility: Recipients must provide proof of residence with photo ID and must be income qualified depending on household size.

Information: 317-888-2861

» The Refuge

Location: 65 Airport Parkway, Suite 114, Greenwood

Open: 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays, 6 to 8 p.m. Thursdays.

Donations: Accepted during office or pantry hours

Eligibility: All residents living in Johnson County may visit once per month.

Information: 317-889-7338

» SS. Francis & Clare Parish Harvest

Location: 5901 Olive Branch Road, Greenwood

Open: 9 a.m. to noon on the second and fourth Saturday of the month; 10 a.m. to noon second Wednesday of each month; 5 to 7 p.m. fourth Monday of the month.

Donations: Donations can be brought during operating hours of pantry 9 a.m. to noon second and fourth Saturday.

Eligibility: All residents of Johnson and Morgan counties may visit the pantry once a month. Recipients must bring proof of residency and a picture ID.

Information: 317-859-4673

» The Salvation Army Food Pantry

Location: 325 Market Plaza, Greenwood

Open: 12:30 to 2:45 p.m., Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays

Eligibility: Clients must be Johnson County residents and must bring the following information to receive help: proof of address; picture ID, and proof of income meeting Federal poverty guidelines for assistance for everyone over the age of 18. Clients may visit the pantry every 60 days and provide information listed above each time they visit.

Information: Contact Ricky Hayes at the times listed above, 881-2505.

» Share ‘n’ Care Food Pantry

Location: 200 Sunset Blvd., Greenwood

Open: Noon and 3 p.m. Fridays. Pantry also is closed during the winter in case of inclement weather. Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Eligibility: All clients must present a Social Security card, driver’s license and proof of residency.

Information: 317-881-5743

» The Social of Greenwood

Location: 550 Polk St., Greenwood

Open: 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays and 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Thursdays (closed every third Thursday) 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Fridays

Eligibility: Anyone over age 50 with photo ID. Visits limited to once per week per household.

Information: 882-4810,

» St. Timothy Episcopal Church

Location: 2601 E. Thompson Rd, Indianapolis

Open: 10 a.m. to noon and 6 to 8 p.m. the third Tuesday of every month

Eligibility: Picture ID is required.

Information: 317-784-6925

» Trinity Broadcasting Network

Location: 2528 US 31 South, Greenwood

Open: To receive food, you must arrive between 10 and 11 a.m. on Thursday; only first 30 people will be able to receive food.

Information: 317-535-5542