Portage Township Food Pantry
Portage, Indiana

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New evening hours and dates listed on the Hours of Operation page. Our goal is to help those who cannot come to the food pantry during the day, we have found that many people who are fortunate to have gotten jobs are still struggling with the cost of food on the rise. Thank you for supporting our mission.
The Portage Township Food Pantry provides emergency assistance to families in crisis situations and currently serves over 400 families every month. 


Hours of Operation
Every 1st, 3rd and 4th Friday from 10am to 1pm and the second thursday from 4pm to 7pm of each month. Please see the Hours of Operations page for more detailed dates and times.

Location
: 5391 Central Ave. Portage, Indiana 46368. In the Portage Adult Education Building.


Application Requirements: Must live in Portage Township, show proof of residency and be certified by the trustees office. It is a simple process. Call the Trustees office at 219-762-1623. They will tell you what you need and give you a short 15 minute appointment that will certify you for a year.

The Portage Township Food Pantry will  provide 1 large basket of food per month for those who qualify.

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   To find a food pantry in your area contact the FOOD BANK OF NWI.
www.foodbanknwi.org 

Social Service Referrals:

The Answer for Children
(219) 947-2272

 Portage Trustee                                                             Salvation Army of Porter County
(219) 762-1623                                                               (219) 762-9191

First Contact                                                                    Portage Resale Shop
(219) 764-7322                                                               (219) 764-3375

Nativity of our Savior Food Pantry                                  Community Service Assistance
(219) 762-4858                                                               for low income families/individuals
                                                                                        (219) 762-9736
WIC Nutrition Program
for pregnant women and children under 5                      All of Porter County Section 8 Housing
(219) 762-3185                                                              1-800-622-4993










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