Free Local Food

Find prepared meals and food pantries in Vanderburgh County

We’ve included one schedule for food pantries and one schedule for hot prepared meals. Just click on each day’s tab to see what’s offered on that particular day.

We’ll be working with local organizations to keep this updated. If you have a program to add or change, please email food@evansvillehomeless.org.

Food Pantries

9:00 AM-12:00 PM

Sts Mary & John Catholic Church
613 Cherry St
Evansville, IN 47713
(812) 425-1577

Every Monday-Thursday
Also open 1:00-3:00 PM those days
Serves 47713 zip code only


9:00 AM-12:00 PM

Zion Missionary Baptist Church
1800 S Governor St
Evansville, IN 47713
(812) 423-1963

Every Monday and Thursday
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


9:30-11:15 AM

St Matthew's Church
3007 First Ave
Evansville, IN 47710
(812) 422-8023

Every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Open again from 12:00-1:45 PM those days
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


9:30-11:45 AM

Patchwork Central
100 Washington Ave
Evansville, IN 47713
(812) 424-2735

Every Monday-Thursday
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


12:00-1:45 PM

St Matthew's Church
3007 First Ave
Evansville, IN 47710
(812) 422-8023

Every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Also open from 9:30-11:15 AM those days
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


1:00-3:00 PM

Sts Mary & John Catholic Church
613 Cherry St
Evansville, IN 47713
(812) 425-1577

Monday-Thursday
Also open 9:00 AM-12:00 PM those days
Serves 47713 zip code only


1:15-3:15 PM

The Salvation Army
1040 N Fulton Ave
Evansville, IN 47710
(812) 422-4673, option 0

Every Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Use double doors closest to Dollar General
Bring photo ID with proof of birthdate
Limited to one visit every 30 days


1:30-3:30 PM

Westside Food Pantry
Simpson United Methodist Church
2201 W Illinois St
Evansville, IN 47712
(812) 423-7636

Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Also open Tuesdays from 6:00-8:00 PM


4:30-5:30 PM

St Mark's Lutheran Church
2300 Washington Ave
Evansville, IN 47714
(812) 476-3018

Every Monday


6:00-8:00 PM

Bethany Apostolic Church
212 Mulberry St
Evansville, IN 47713
(812) 426-0643

Every 3rd Monday

By appointment every 3rd Tuesday

The Keck Church
Kentucky Avenue Campus
2573 N Kentucky
Evansville, IN 47711
(812) 423-9117

Every 3rd Tuesday
Please call to make appointment


8:00-10:00 AM

Howell General Baptist Church
1520 Delmar Ave
Evansville, IN 47712
(812) 425-6492

Every 4th Tuesday
Closed holidays


8:30-11:30 AM

St Vincent de Paul
809 N Lafayette Ave
Evansville, IN 47711
(812) 812-425-3485

Every Tuesday-Friday
Also open 1:15-3:30 PM those days
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


9:00-11:00 AM

St Paul's Episcopal Church
314 SE Riverside Dr
Evansville, IN 47713
(812) 746-6251

Every Tuesday and Thursday
Open from 1:00-3:00 PM on Thursdays


9:00 AM-12:00 PM

Sts Mary & John Catholic Church
613 Cherry St
Evansville, IN 47713
(812) 425-1577

Every Monday-Thursday
Also open 1:00-3:00 PM those days
Serves 47713 zip code only


9:15-10:45 AM

Lutheran Community Food Pantry
16 E Michigan St
Evansville, IN 47711
(812) 422-5414

Every 2nd & 4th Tuesday
Vanderburgh Co residents only
Bring ID and SSN for all household members


9:30-11:45 AM

Patchwork Central
100 Washington Ave
Evansville, IN 47713
(812) 424-2735

Every Monday-Thursday
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


9:30-11:15 AM

St Matthew's Church
3007 First Ave
Evansville, IN 47710
(812) 422-8023

Every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Open again from 12:00-1:45 PM those days
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


12:00-1:45 PM

St Matthew's Church
3007 First Ave
Evansville, IN 47710
(812) 422-8023

Every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Also open from 9:30-11:15 AM those days
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


By Appointment from 12:00-4:00 PM

The Gathering Church
121 Bob Jones Way
Evansville, IN 47708
(812) 402-4456

Please call for appointment


1:00-3:00 PM

Sts Mary & John Catholic Church
613 Cherry St
Evansville, IN 47713
(812) 425-1577

Every Monday-Thursday
Also open 9:00 AM-12:00 PM those days
Serves 47713 zip code only


1:00-3:00 PM

Bible Center Cathedral
5000 First Ave
Evansville, IN 47710
(812) 423-8000

Every 2nd Tuesday
Vanderburgh Co residents only; bring photo ID


1:15-3:30 PM

St Vincent de Paul
809 N Lafayette Ave
Evansville, IN 47711
(812) 812-425-3485

Every Tuesday-Friday
Also open 8:30-11:30 AM those days
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


6:00-8:00 PM

Westside Food Pantry
Located in Simpson United Methodist Church
2201 W Illinois St
Evansville, IN 47712
(812) 423-7636

Every Tuesday
Also open Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 1:30-3:30 PM

8:30-11:30 AM

St Vincent de Paul
809 N Lafayette Ave
Evansville, IN 47711
(812) 812-425-3485

Every Tuesday-Friday
Also open 1:15-3:30 PM those days
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


9:00 AM-12:00 PM

Sts Mary & John Catholic Church
613 Cherry St
Evansville, IN 47713
(812) 425-1577

Every Monday-Thursday
Also open 1:00-3:00 PM those days
Serves 47713 zip code only


9:30-11:15 AM

St Matthew's Church
3007 First Ave
Evansville, IN 47710
(812) 422-8023

Every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Open again from 12:00-1:45 PM those days
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


9:30-11:45 AM

Patchwork Central
100 Washington Ave
Evansville, IN 47713
(812) 424-2735

Every Monday-Thursday
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


9:30-11:30 AM

Nativity Food Pantry
Holy Rosary Catholic Church
1167 S Green River Rd
Evansville, IN 47715
(812) 476-7186

Every Wednesday and Thursday
Also open 5:15-7:15 PM on Wednesdays
Located in annex, next to church
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


10:00 AM-2:00 PM

Destiny of Faith
3314 Forest Ave
Evansville, IN 47712
(812) 434-0445

Every 3rd Wednesday


By Appointment from 10:00 AM-4:00 PM

The Gathering Church
121 Bob Jones Way
Evansville, IN 47708
(812) 402-4456

Every Wednesday
Please call for appointment


12:00-1:45 PM

St Matthew's Church
3007 First Ave
Evansville, IN 47710
(812) 422-8023

Every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Also open from 9:30-11:15 AM those days
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


1:00-3:00 PM

Sts Mary & John Catholic Church
613 Cherry St
Evansville, IN 47713
(812) 425-1577

Every Monday-Thursday
Also open 9:00 AM-12:00 PM those days
Serves 47713 zip code only


1:15-3:15 PM

The Salvation Army
1040 N Fulton Ave
Evansville, IN 47710
(812) 422-4673, option 0

Every Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Use double doors closest to Dollar General
Bring photo ID with proof of birthdate
Limited to one visit every 30 days


1:15-3:30 PM

St Vincent de Paul
809 N Lafayette Ave
Evansville, IN 47711
(812) 812-425-3485

Every Tuesday-Friday
Also open 8:30-11:30 AM those days
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


1:30-3:30 PM

Westside Food Pantry
Simpson United Methodist Church
2201 W Illinois St
Evansville, IN 47712
(812) 423-7636

Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Also open Tuesdays from 6:00-8:00 PM


2:30-3:00 PM

MASIHA Mobile Pantry
ECHO Clinic, 315 Mulberry St
Evansville, IN 47713
(888) 619-3223

Every Wednesday
Open to Vanderburgh Co and Warrick Co residents
For emergency assistance, please call or fill out this form


5:15-7:15 PM

Nativity Food Pantry
Holy Rosary Catholic Church
1167 S Green River Rd
Evansville, IN 47715
(812) 476-7186

Every Wednesday
Also open 9:30-11:30 AM on Wednesdays and Thursdays
Located in annex, next to church
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


5:30-7:30 PM

The Assembly Church
4330 N Burkhardt Rd
Evansville, IN 47715
(812) 518-1563

Every last Wednesday
Pre-registration open the Sunday prior; please use this form


5:45-7:45 PM

Bethesda Ministries
1820 Stringtown Rd
Evansville, IN 47711
(812) 424-2747

Every Wednesday
Bring proof of address

8:30-11:30 AM

St Vincent de Paul
809 N Lafayette Ave
Evansville, IN 47711
(812) 812-425-3485

Every Tuesday-Friday
Also open 1:15-3:30 PM those days
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


9:00-9:30 AM

Grace Baptish Church
1200 N Garvin St
Evansville, IN 47711
(812) 425-2286

Every Thursday
Vanderburgh Co residents only
Bring ID and SSN for all household members


9:00 AM-12:00 PM

Sts Mary & John Catholic Church
613 Cherry St
Evansville, IN 47713
(812) 425-1577

Every Monday-Thursday
Also open 1:00-3:00 PM those days
Serves 47713 zip code only


9:00 AM-12:00 PM

Zion Missionary Baptist Church
1800 S Governor St
Evansville, IN 47713
(812) 423-1963

Every Monday and Thursday
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


9:30-11:45 AM

Patchwork Central
100 Washington Ave
Evansville, IN 47713
(812) 424-2735

Every Monday-Thursday
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


9:30-11:30 AM

Nativity Food Pantry
Holy Rosary Catholic Church
1167 S Green River Rd
Evansville, IN 47715
(812) 476-7186

Every Wednesday and Thursday
Also open 5:15-7:15 PM on Wednesdays
Located in annex, next to church
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


By Appointment from 10:00 AM-5:00 PM

The Gathering Church
121 Bob Jones Way
Evansville, IN 47708
(812) 402-4456

Please call for appointment


12:00-1:45 PM

St Matthew's Church
3007 First Ave
Evansville, IN 47710
(812) 422-8023

Every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Also open from 9:30-11:15 AM those days
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


1:00-3:00 PM

St Paul's Episcopal Church
314 SE Riverside Dr
Evansville, IN 47713
(812) 746-6251

Every Tuesday and Thursday
Open from 9:00-11:00 AM on Tuesdays


1:00-3:00 PM

Sts Mary & John Catholic Church
613 Cherry St
Evansville, IN 47713
(812) 425-1577

Every Monday-Thursday
Also open 9:00 AM-12:00 PM those days
Serves 47713 zip code only


1:15-3:15 PM

The Salvation Army
1040 N Fulton Ave
Evansville, IN 47710
(812) 422-4673, option 0

Every Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Use double doors closest to Dollar General
Bring photo ID with proof of birthdate
Limited to one visit every 30 days


1:15-3:30 PM

St Vincent de Paul
809 N Lafayette Ave
Evansville, IN 47711
(812) 812-425-3485

Every Tuesday-Friday
Also open 8:30-11:30 AM those days
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


4:00-5:45 PM

Catalyst Church
3232 Claremont Ave
Evansville, IN 47712
(812) 250-8383

Every Thursday
Drive-thru only
Bring ID and SSN for all household members
Limit of one visit per calendar year
Closed on holidays, snow days and during Fall Festival

8:30-11:30 AM

St Vincent de Paul
809 N Lafayette Ave
Evansville, IN 47711
(812) 812-425-3485

Every Tuesday-Friday
Also open 1:15-3:30 PM those days
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


By Appointment from 12:00-2:00 PM

The Gathering Church
121 Bob Jones Way
Evansville, IN 47708
(812) 402-4456

Please call for appointment


1:15-3:30 PM

St Vincent de Paul
809 N Lafayette Ave
Evansville, IN 47711
(812) 812-425-3485

Every Tuesday-Friday
Also open 8:30-11:30 AM those days
Bring ID and SSN for every household member
Limited to one visit every 30 days


1:30-3:30 PM

Westside Food Pantry
Simpson United Methodist Church
2201 W Illinois St
Evansville, IN 47712
(812) 423-7636

Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Also open Tuesdays from 6:00-8:00 PM

9:00 AM-12:00 PM

Oakhill Baptist Church 5600 Oak Hill Rd Evansville, IN 47711 (812) 476-3450

Every 2nd and 3rd Saturday
At church's Life Change Central campus
Bring ID and SSN for all household members

4:00-6:00 PM

Metropolitan Evansville Seventh-Day Adventist
412 E Mulberry St
Evansville, IN 47713
(812) 423-6580

Every Sunday

MONDAYS

9:00-11:30 AM

Newburgh United Methodist Church
4178 Highway 261
Newburgh, IN 47630
(812) 853-2946

Every Monday
Drive around to back of church; enter through door 3
Warrick Co residents only

9:00-11:30 AM

Newburgh Area Food Pantry
St John the Baptist Church
625 Frame Rd
Newburgh, IN 47630
(812) 518-1563

Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Warrick Co residents only


TUESDAYS

12:00-1:00 PM and 4:00-6:00 PM

Manna Market
4205 IN-62
Boonville, IN 47601
(812) 897-4910

Every Tuesday and Thursday
Bring proof of Warrick Co residency
Must be 18+ years old


WEDNESDAYS

9:00-11:30 AM

Newburgh Area Food Pantry
St John the Baptist Church
625 Frame Rd
Newburgh, IN 47630
(812) 518-1563

Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Warrick Co residents only

9:00-11:00 AM

Hemenway Food Pantry
124 E Sycamore St
Boonville, IN 47601
(812) 897-3522

Every Wednesday and Friday

4:30-6:00 PM

Newburgh Area Food Pantry
St John the Baptist Church
625 Frame Rd
Newburgh, IN 47630
(812) 518-1563

Every Wednesday
Warrick Co residents only


THURSDAYS

12:00-1:00 PM and 4:00-6:00 PM

Manna Market
4205 IN-62
Boonville, IN 47601
(812) 897-4910

Every Tuesday and Thursday
Bring proof of Warrick Co residency
Must be 18+ years old


FRIDAYS

9:00-11:00 AM

Hemenway Food Pantry
124 E Sycamore St
Boonville, IN 47601
(812) 897-3522

Every Wednesday and Friday

9:00-11:30 AM

Newburgh Area Food Pantry
St John the Baptist Church
625 Frame Rd
Newburgh, IN 47630
(812) 518-1563

Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Warrick Co residents only


SATURDAYS

10:00-11:00 AM

MASIHA Mobile Pantry
MASIHA Clinic, 4211 Old State Rte 261
Newburgh, IN 47630
(888) 619-3223

Every Saturday
Open to Vanderburgh Co and Warrick Co residents;
For emergency assistance, please call or fill out this form


SUNDAYS

1:00-1:30 PM

MASIHA Mobile Pantry
Office of Syed Ali, MD, 1301 Mills Ave
Boonville, IN 47601
(888) 619-3223

Every Sunday
Open to Vanderburgh Co and Warrick Co residents;
For emergency assistance, please call or fill out this form

1:30-2:00 PM

MASIHA Mobile Pantry
Governor Boon Square, 1225 N Rockport Rd
Boonville, IN 47601
(888) 619-3223

Every Sunday
Open to Vanderburgh Co and Warrick Co residents;
For emergency assistance, please call or fill out this form

Hot Prepared Meals

6:00-7:00 AM Breakfast

Evansville Rescue Mission
500 E Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47713

Open daily to anyone
Weekend breakfast starts an hour later at 7:00


9:00-9:45 AM Breakfast

United Caring Services
324 NW 6th St
Evansville, IN 47708

Open daily to anyone


11:00 AM-1:00 PM Lunch

The Salvation Army
1040 N Fulton Ave
Evansville, IN 47710

Open Monday-Friday to anyone


11:30-12:30 PM Lunch

Evansville Rescue Mission
500 E Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47713

Open daily to anyone
Weekend lunch starts an hour later at 12:30


12:00-12:45 PM Lunch

United Caring Services
324 NW 6th St
Evansville, IN 47708

Open daily to anyone


12:00-2:00 PM Lunch

HarvestTime Inner City Ministries
518 S Linwood Ave
Evansville, IN 47713

Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Located at First Ebenezer Baptish Church


5:00-6:00 PM Dinner

Evansville Rescue Mission
500 E Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47713

Open daily to anyone


5:00-5:45 PM Dinner

United Caring Services
324 NW 6th St
Evansville, IN 47708

Open daily to anyone


5:30-6:30 PM Dinner

The Gathering Church
121 Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47708

Every Monday

6:00-7:00 AM Breakfast

Evansville Rescue Mission
500 E Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47713

Open daily to anyone
Weekend breakfast starts an hour later at 7:00


9:00-9:45 AM Breakfast

United Caring Services
324 NW 6th St
Evansville, IN 47708

Open daily to anyone


11:00 AM-1:00 PM Lunch

The Salvation Army
1040 N Fulton Ave
Evansville, IN 47710

Open Monday-Friday to anyone


11:00 AM-1:00 PM Lunch

Potter's Wheel
333 Jefferson Ave
Evansville, IN 47713
(812) 401-4440


11:30-12:30 PM Lunch

Evansville Rescue Mission
500 E Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47713

Open daily to anyone
Weekend lunch starts an hour later at 12:30


12:00-12:45 PM Lunch

United Caring Services
324 NW 6th St
Evansville, IN 47708

Open daily to anyone


5:00-6:00 PM Dinner

Evansville Rescue Mission
500 E Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47713

Open daily to anyone


5:00-5:45 PM Dinner

United Caring Services
324 NW 6th St
Evansville, IN 47708

Open daily to anyone

6:00-7:00 AM Breakfast

Evansville Rescue Mission
500 E Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47713

Open daily to anyone.
Weekend breakfast starts an hour later at 7:00.


9:00-9:45 AM Breakfast

United Caring Services
324 NW 6th St
Evansville, IN 47708

Open daily to anyone.


11:00 AM-1:05 PM Lunch

The Salvation Army
1040 N Fulton Ave
Evansville, IN 47710

Open Monday-Friday to anyone.


11:30-12:30 PM Lunch

Evansville Rescue Mission
500 E Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47713

Open daily to anyone.
Weekend lunch starts an hour later at 12:30.


12:00-12:45 PM Lunch

United Caring Services
324 NW 6th St
Evansville, IN 47708

Open daily to anyone.


5:00-6:00 PM Dinner

Evansville Rescue Mission
500 E Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47713

Open daily to anyone.


5:00-5:45 PM Dinner

United Caring Services
324 NW 6th St
Evansville, IN 47708

Open daily to anyone.

6:00-7:00 AM Breakfast

Evansville Rescue Mission
500 E Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47713

Open daily to anyone.
Weekend breakfast starts an hour later at 7:00.


9:00-9:45 AM Breakfast

United Caring Services
324 NW 6th St
Evansville, IN 47708

Open daily to anyone.


11:00 AM-1:05 PM Lunch

The Salvation Army
1040 N Fulton Ave
Evansville, IN 47710

Open Monday-Friday to anyone.


11:30-12:30 PM Lunch

Evansville Rescue Mission
500 E Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47713

Open daily to anyone.
Weekend lunch starts an hour later at 12:30.


12:00-12:45 PM Lunch

United Caring Services
324 NW 6th St
Evansville, IN 47708

Open daily to anyone.


5:00-6:00 PM Dinner

Evansville Rescue Mission
500 E Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47713

Open daily to anyone.


5:00-5:45 PM Dinner

United Caring Services
324 NW 6th St
Evansville, IN 47708

Open daily to anyone.

6:00-7:00 AM Breakfast

Evansville Rescue Mission
500 E Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47713

Open daily to anyone.
Weekend breakfast starts an hour later at 7:00.


9:00-9:45 AM Breakfast

United Caring Services
324 NW 6th St
Evansville, IN 47708

Open daily to anyone.


11:00 AM-1:05 PM Lunch

The Salvation Army
1040 N Fulton Ave
Evansville, IN 47710

Open Monday-Friday to anyone.


11:30-12:30 PM Lunch

Evansville Rescue Mission
500 E Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47713

Open daily to anyone.
Weekend lunch starts an hour later at 12:30.


12:00-1:00 PM Dinner

The Gathering Church
121 Walnut St,
Evansville, IN 47708

Every Friday.


12:00-12:45 PM Lunch

United Caring Services
324 NW 6th St
Evansville, IN 47708

Open daily to anyone.


5:00-6:00 PM Dinner

Evansville Rescue Mission
500 E Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47713

Open daily to anyone.


5:00-5:45 PM Dinner

United Caring Services
324 NW 6th St
Evansville, IN 47708

Open daily to anyone.

7:00-8:00 AM Breakfast

Evansville Rescue Mission
500 E Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47713

Open daily to anyone.
Weekday breakfast starts an hour earlier at 6:00.


9:00-9:45 AM Breakfast

United Caring Services
324 NW 6th St
Evansville, IN 47708

Open daily to anyone.


12:30-1:30 PM Lunch

Evansville Rescue Mission
500 E Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47713

Open daily to anyone.
Weekday lunch starts an hour earlier at 11:30.


12:00-12:45 PM Lunch

United Caring Services
324 NW 6th St
Evansville, IN 47708

Open daily to anyone.


5:00-6:00 PM Dinner

Evansville Rescue Mission
500 E Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47713

Open daily to anyone.


5:00-5:45 PM Dinner

United Caring Services
324 NW 6th St
Evansville, IN 47708

Open daily to anyone.

7:00-8:00 AM Breakfast

Evansville Rescue Mission
500 E Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47713

Open daily to anyone.
Weekday breakfast starts an hour earlier at 6:00.


9:00-9:45 AM Breakfast

United Caring Services
324 NW 6th St
Evansville, IN 47708

Open daily to anyone.


12:30-1:30 PM Lunch

Evansville Rescue Mission
500 E Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47713

Open daily to anyone.
Weekday lunch starts an hour earlier at 11:30.


12:00-12:45 PM Lunch

United Caring Services
324 NW 6th St
Evansville, IN 47708

Open daily to anyone.


5:00-6:00 PM Dinner

Evansville Rescue Mission
500 E Walnut St
Evansville, IN 47713

Open daily to anyone.


5:00-5:45 PM Dinner

United Caring Services
324 NW 6th St
Evansville, IN 47708

Open daily to anyone.