Emergency Choice Food Pantry

Service & Programs - Updated Information

Toledo Food Pantry

Because of the increased cases of COVID-19, we cannot offer the choice pantry option. There will be pre-packed boxes per family size.

You are still required to register and show an I.D. and proof of residency.

The dates for December distribution are: December 7, 8, 9, 10. 14. 15. 16 and 17.

Time change for pick-up: 10am-1pm.

This is not a drive-thru pick-up. You will need to come into the building.

Call 419-243-9178 to register, Mon.-Fri. (9am-1pm)

Clients must wear masks and their temperature will be taken before they go down to the pantry.  

Findlay Food Pantry

Findlay Food Pantry will be open on Tuesdays from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

If you are in need of food, please call 2-1-1 to locate a pantry nearest to you.

LSS Personal Needs Pantries

    • Faith Lutheran Church - (South Toledo)
    • Advent Lutheran Center (Sylvania, W. Toledo)
    • First St. John Lutheran Church (E. Toledo, Oregon)
    • Grace Lutheran Church (W. Toledo)

By appointment ONLY!

Call 419-243-9178 to schedule an appointment. You can receive hygiene items up to 4 times a year.

The Lutheran Social Services of Northwestern Ohio (LSSNWO) operates an Emergency Choice Food Pantry to help the families of the area in times of need. For more information call Joyce Willier at 419-243-9178.

Documents needed to receive food include: 

  1. Photo ID
  2. Proof of address (Utility bill in your name)
  3. Social Security or Medicaid number

Toledo Emergency Choice Food Pantry

LSS Toledo Office - 2149 Collingwood Blvd. Toledo OH 43620

Findlay Emergency Choice Food Pantry

LSS Findlay Office - 1701 Tiffin Ave. Findlay OH 45840

The Findlay Food Pantry is funded, in part, by the West Ohio Food Bank and United Way of Hancock County.

Feed Your Neighbor Sites

Mustard Seed
419-727-1800
Hours: Mon: 10am-2pm, Tues: 4-7pm, Wed: 10am-2pm, Thurs: 10am-2pm

Zion Lutheran Church
734-856-2921
Hours: 2nd & 4th Tuesday of the month, 10am-12pm

Providence Center 
419-244-0666
Hours: Wed. & Thurs. 12pm, register at 11:30am (first 25 people served)
Epiphany Lutheran Church
419-536-5986
Hours: Thurs. 10am-12pm

Salem Lutheran Church
419-243-2345
Hours: 2nd, 3rd and 4th Friday of the month, 9-10:30am

Augsburg Lutheran Church
419-478-2374
Hours: Fridays 9:30-11:30am
Fairgreen Presbyterian Church
419-475-4436
Hours: Fridays 10am-12pm

Faith Lutheran Church
419-385-7459
Hours: 1st and 3rd Friday of the month ,10am-12pm

Wesley United Methodist Church
419-726-4160
Hours: Last three Saturdays of the month, 8:30-10:30am