Food Assistance & Pantries
Below are local food banks to the Champaign-Urbana area.
You can also visit Eastern Illinois Foodbank for all food pantries in Champaign and Urbana and surrounding area at
502 W. Windsor Road Champaign, Illinois 61820
During Distance Learning, the District will distribute 5-day meal
boxes, similar to what we did during spring and summer 2020
COVID-19 school closures.
Champaign Unit 4
201 E. Park Street. Champaign, IL 61820
Food box distribution will be distributed on a first-come-first-served basis.
Don Moyer Boys & Girls Club
Daily Bread Soup Kitchen
705 N Country Fair Dr. Champaign, IL 61821
SNAP is the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program that used to be called Food Stamp that helps people buy the food they need for good nutritional health.
DHS Offices & Service Providers for Champaign County
Champaign Food Pantries
Grace Lutheran Church
313 S. Prospect Ave Champaign, IL 61820
Open Thursday 10am - 12pm
The food pantry is currently using a drive-thru distribution method. Bring own containers and must meet the income guidelines. Everyone is welcome to come once a month.
1213 Parkland Court, Champaign, IL 61821
Open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 10am - 1 pm
Restoration Urban Ministries
Urbana Food Pantries
St. Vincent DePaul Urbana
708 W Main St, Urbana, IL 61801
Open Monday-Thursday, 4:30-5:00 p.m.
Bring in some form of ID (although not required). An ID can be a driver's license or state-issued ID, or a bus pass or a utility bill showing their name and address.
Stone Creek Church
2502 South Race Street. Urbana, IL 61801
Every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. We offer pre-packaged bags of food. We will offer some dry goods, produce, and frozen meat until it runs out. Families can pick up bags of food in our new Drive-Thru style or have delivered.
1802 N. Lincoln, Urbana, IL 61801
Open Wednesdays 10am - 12pm, & 5pm - 6pm
Individuals and families may visit the market once a month to receive groceries free of charge. No ID or pre-appointment is required. Fresh fruits, vegetables, dairy, and meats are usually available in addition to canned goods, or boxed foods.