Get Help - Food
Food help is available on this page.
St. John Lutheran Church Food Pantry
Visit us on Saturdays, distribution begins at 8:30am. No ID required. Every 21 day rule suspended during pandemic.
Visit a Northern IL Food Bank Mobile in Will County (NIFB).
Visit a NIFB mobile event in any county, there are some nearby in Grundy - Make sure to click the tab at the bottom of the chart to see different months.
Joliet Hope Center - Phenomenal shopping opportunity with extremely low prices and at times, free items. $5 membership to join for 1 year. Visit their website for more info.
Free Food From Jesus - click to view their next free drive thru food giveaway.
Visit a NIFB pantry near you by using the zip code finder on their website.
St. John Lutheran Church Food Pantry is a first responder to the hunger crisis in our community.
We are here to serve our hungry neighbors through a weekly pantry and special mobile food pantry events.
We are only closed on major holidays. Always check our home page for the most current information.
Do you know where I can sign up for SNAP?
What are the requirements to receive food?
Please bring a state identification card or drivers license, however, it is not required. As a State of Illinois Emergency Food Pantry, we follow the Illinois Department of Human Services rules.
Where can I get help with housing, rent, utilities, health care, medical or more?
Visit the Crisis Line or call them at 815-722-3344 to receive FREE and CONFIDENTIAL assistance 24/7.