Campus & Community Resources

Food Programs

Community

  • DeKalb Senior Center
    330 Grove St.
    DeKalb, IL 60115
    815-758-1678
  • DeKalb Food Pantry (Salvation Army)
    830 Grove St.
    DeKalb, IL 60115
    815-756-4308
    Monday-Friday (9 - 11:45 a.m.)
    Services: Provides food to low-income families at no cost, once a month
    9 to 11:45 a.m. Mon-Fri
    Eligibility: Any low-income family
  • Genoa Food Pantry
    301 S. Sycamore St.
    Genoa, IL  60135
    815-784-5427
  • Hinckley Food Pantry
    St. Paul's UCC
    Hinckley, IL  60520
    815-286-3391
  • Kirkland Food Pantry
    510 W. South St.
    Kirkland, IL  60146
    815-522-3886
  • Duck Soup Coop
    129 E. Hillcrest
    DeKalb, IL 60115
    815-756-7044
    Store provides whole/natural foods and bulk food, prices lower than other community stores
    Eligibility: Anyone
    Cost: $10.00 application fee; food stamps accepted; all members must work at Coop 2 hrs/month

Surrounding Communities

  • Kingston Food Pantry
    301 S. Sycamore St.
    Genoa, IL  60135
    815-784-5427
    Services: Provides food at no cost to individuals or families on the 3rd Monday of every month from 10 a.m.-11 a.m.
    Eligibility: Resident of Genoa or Kingston
    Cost: None
  • Illinois Department of Human Services
    1330 Oakwood Ave
    DeKalb, IL 60115
    815-758-2471
    Services: Provides food stamp assistance to eligible households
    Eligibility: Income qualifications
    Cost: None
  • Meals on Wheels
    1606 Bethany Rd.
    Sycamore, IL   60178
    815-758-3932
    Services: Delivers meals to homebound seniors and the handicapped
    Eligibility: Anyone 60 years or older and their spouses
    Cost: None
  • Sandwich: Our Sharing Pantry
    406 Suydam Rd.
    Sandwich, IL 60548
    815-786-9404
    Services: Provides food to low-income individuals and families
    Eligibility: Low income/ Sandwich area
    Cost: None
  • Sycamore Food Pantry
    Sycamore United Methodist Church
    160 Johnson Ave
    Sycamore, IL 60178
  • F.O.O.D.  - Voluntary Action Center
    South 7th and Taylor
    DeKalb, IL 60115
    815-758-5703
    Services: Hot meals served daily at five sites throughout the DeKalb area
    Eligibility: For persons 60 yrs and older and their spouse
    Cost: Minimal
  • WIC - DeKalb County Health Department
    Women, Infants & Children
    2550 W. Annie Glidden Rd.
    DeKalb, IL 60115
    815-758-6673