Food Pantry

Elwood Community Church / Jackson Township Food Pantry

has been serving Jackson Township residents in need since 2006.

Food Pantry Distribution Schedule: First Saturday of each month (9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.)

Food Pantry patrons must have valid ID & current utility bill for proof or Jackson Township residency.

Elwood Community Church is located at the corner of Mississippi & Chicago. (Please use ramp entrance off of Mississippi.)

Help is needed!

We need your donations of non-perishable food items, paper good, and cleaning supplies.

The support of the community is necessary to provide food to our neighbors.

Food Pantry Wish List:

  • Cereal

  • Oat Meal

  • Pancake Mix

  • Syrup

  • Peanut Butter

  • Jelly

  • Spaghetti Sauce

  • Pasta

  • Soups

  • Canned Vegetables

  • Tuna Fish

  • Raviolis

  • Mac N Cheese

Toiletries :

  • Shampoo

  • Soap

  • Toilet Paper

  • Tooth Brushes

  • Tooth Paste

Cleaning Supplies:

  • Dish Soap

  • Cleaners

You may drop off donations in the collection boxes during office hours located at:

Elwood Post Office

Elwood Community Church (drop box located by ramp entrance facing Mississippi Street)

Monetary donations may be mailed to:

Elwood Community Church /Jackson Township Food Pantry

C/O Elwood Community Church

PO Box 305

Elwood, IL 60421

For more information contact Elwood Church at(815) 423-5113