Here is a list of local food pantries:


Palos United Methodist Church Food Pantry
12101 S. Harlem Ave.,

Palos Heights, IL (708) 448- 0798
Service boundaries are: 79th St. to the north,

135th St. to the south, Cicero Ave. to the east,

and LaGrange Rd. to the west.
Open every Tuesday from 9-11 a.m. and 4-6 p.m.
You need to always have a picture ID with you when you visit the pantry. Clients are able to come twice a month as long as they continue to live within our boundaries. We are a client choice pantry – you get to choose what you would like.


Good Shepherd Lutheran Church

13939 Claire Blvd, Robbins, IL 60472

(708) 388-2506
CONTACT: Melina Land
HOURS: Every 1st Thursday: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm


St. Blase-Catholic Charities

7438 W 61st Pl, Summit, IL 60501

(708) 563-2407
CONTACT: Sr Animaria Sfentec

HOURS: Monday, Thursday, and Friday: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm


Tinley Park Food Pantry

6875 173rd Pl, Tinley Park, IL 60477

(708) 614-7739
CONTACT: Chuck O’Kresik

HOURS: Wednesday: 8:00 am – 1:30 pm
SERVICE AREA: Tinley Park and Orland Hills

Together We Cope

17010 Oak Park Ave, Tinley Park, IL 60477

(708) 633-5040 x7215
CONTACT: George Rumbaugh

HOURS: Mon, Tues, Wed, and Fri: 9am – 3pm; Thur: 2pm – 7pm
SERVICE AREA: Townships: Bremen, Orland, Palos and Worth or S: 183rd – N: 87th and E: Western Ave – W: Will Cook Rd

VKMI Hattie B. Williams Food Pantry

5217 149th St

Oak Forest, IL 60452

(708) 331-3511 – CONTACT: Annie R. Hill

HOURS: – Every Friday 9:15 a.m.- 12:15 p.m.
SERVICE AREA: South Suburbs


Faith Ev. Lutheran Church
9701 S Melvina Ave, Oak Lawn, IL  60453
(708) 424-1059

Food is given only to residents of Worth Township who are able to prove their residency.  Food is distributed on the first and third Saturdays of every month, from 9 to 10:30 AM

Pilgrim Faith United Church

 9411 S 51st Ave, Oak Lawn, IL 6045

(708) 422-4200

Proof of address by Photo ID is requested along with a piece of mail that shows your current address. 

The Pantry provides emergency food for families and individuals in:  

Oak Lawn / Hometown / Worth / Burbank 

Chicago Ridge / Alsip

Pantry Hours 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 

Tuesday & Fridays 

Families may receive assistance once a month.

12 times in a 12-month period.

Where do I go to get food?
9411 S. 51st Avenue, Oak Lawn.  

Enter through the courtyard on 51st Avenue

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church

4660 W. 94th St., Oak Lawn, IL 60453

(708) 423-1040

1st & 3rd Wednesday 2:00-4:00 pm

Available once per month.

The Church of the Living God

9841 S 55th Ave, Oak Lawn, IL 60453, USA

(773) 443-1521 – CONTACT: Joseph A. Nyarko

HOURS: Tuesday: 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
SERVICE AREA: Zip Codes: 60453, 60655, 60805, 60459, 60455, 60415


Elsie’s Pantry Savior Divine Lutheran Church

10040 S 88th Ave, Palos Hills, IL 60465

(708) 598-4435 – CONTACT: Beth Heinrich

HOURS: Thursdays 2pm-4pm