Hours and operations of locations listed may be impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Call ahead before visiting.

See the Groceries tab for resources on grocery shopping safely.

Food Shelves

Fresh produce on shelves

There are food shelves in various neighborhoods surrounding the UMN Twin Cities campuses. Check out the tabs below for information on the food shelves in your area and use our Food Resource Map to find one near you!

*Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic many food shelves have changed their methods and hours of operation. Please check with the food shelf before visiting*

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On Campus

Nutritious U Food Pantry 

Food pantry for students. Order online ahead of time and pick up in person 

300 Washington Ave SE Minneapolis, MN. By the Theater Gallery on the first floor of Memorial Union.  

Phone: (612) 301-2248

Pick up every other Wednesday 2-4pm 


Sharing & Caring Hands

Hot meals and bagged food distributed at this location

525 N 7th St Minneapolis, MN 55405

Phone: (612) 338-4640

Mon - Thur: 10am-11am, 1pm-2pm


Pillsbury United Community 

Food shelf and produce distribution serving residents of Cedar-Riverside and Seward.

Food shelf and community cafe are still open at normal operating hours for produce and meal pick-up.

COVID-19 testing is also available here.

420 15th Ave S Minneapolis, MN 55454

Phone: (612) 338-5282

Mon: 12-6pm

Wed, Fri: 12-4pm

Marcy Holmes

Resurrecting Faith World Ministries 

Online registration and daily food distribution. 

316 4th Ave SE Minneapolis, MN 55414

Phone: (612) 379-1257

1-4pm daily


Little Kitchen Food Shelf

Pre-registration required for new clients. No proof of need required. 

1500 6th St NE Minneapolis, MN 55413

Phone: (612) 788-2444

Tue, Thur 6-7:30pm 

Wed, Fri 10am-12pm

Helping Hand Food Pantry

ID with zip code 55413 or 55418 required. 

Open Friday and Saturday mornings by appointment.

1429 Madison St NE Minneapolis, MN 55413

Phone: (763) 291-190

Fridays and Sundays starting at 11am by appointment

Downtown Minneapolis

Food Pantry at HCMC

Available to patients of HCMC hospital and clinics and additional resources. 

701 Park Ave Minneapolis, MN 55415

Phone: (612) 873-2484

NorthPoint Health & Wellness

Pre-packaged food delivered outside on Penn Ave. 

Open Monday - Thursday 10:00am - 04:00pm.

1835 Penn Ave N Minneapolis, MN 55411

Phone: (612)-767-9500

Mon-Thur 10am-4pm


Salvation army

Anyone is eligible; no proof of need required. 

1604 E Lake St Minneapolis, MN 55407

Phone: (612) 721-1513

Mon: 2-3:30pm

Tue, Thur: 9-11am

Wed: 1-3pm

Prospect Park

Glendale Midway Food Shelf

Serves Glendale community members.

92 Saint Mary's Ave SE Minneapolis, MN 55414

Phone: (612) 342-1954

Mon-Fri: 9:30am-1pm

St Anthony Park

Keystone Community Midway Food Shelf

Open Mondays 10:00am - 12:30pm and 02:00pm - 04:30pm; Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays 10:00am - 12:30pm and 02:00pm - 06:30pm.

1916 University Ave W Saint Paul, MN 55104

Phone: (651) 917-3792

Mon-Fri: 10am-12:30pm, 2-4:30pm