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Food Pantries, Meals and Programs in Cass County, Indiana

Last Updated on November 20, 2022 by Cass County Communication Network

With generous support from United Way of Cass County, we have compiled the following list of organizations and resources that provide assistance with meals and groceries. This is a work in progress.

Please contact the organization offering the program or service for specific details.

If you represent an organization or program that is not listed and would like to be, please e-mail us.

211
211 is an information and referral service that provides information on a wide variety of resources. Call 2-1-1 or visit in211.org.

FOOD PANTRIES

Emmaus Mission Center Food Pantry
Clients can get food from the Emmaus Mission Center Food Pantry three times every month. The pantry is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Wednesdays from 4-6 p.m. at 19 W. Richardville St. in Logansport. | More info

Food Finders Mobile Food Pantry
The mobile pantry truck travels around North Central Indiana providing nutritious perishable and non-perishable food. Typically the mobile pantry visits Cass County twice a month. Dates can be found on Food Finders website. | More info

Logansport Backpack Program
This United Way of Cass County initiative sends backpacks of food home on the weekend with eligible students from Logansport Elementary Schools.

Lewis Cass Buddy Bags
A backpack program serving Lewis Cass students. | 574-626-3220

Felix’s Pantry
An initiative through Logansport Community School Corporation to assist students, especially those who attend Logansport High School and Logansport Junior High School. Students can sign up on the Logansport High School website.

We Care Food Pantry at Trinity Lutheran Church
Times vary, schedule an appointment. | 97 E. Market, Logansport | 574-721-9960

The Lord’s Cupboard at The Salvation Army
Groceries, hygiene and household items | Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. by appointment only. | 620 Wilkinson St., Logansport | 574-722-1979

Trinity Episcopal Church of Logansport
2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month from 3 to 5:30 p.m. Call 24 hours ahead to schedule. | 319 7th Street, Logansport | 574-753-2733

Bag Hunger at Vineyard Community Church
Call for more info | 715 E. Broadway, Logansport | 574-735-0345

Royal Center United Methodist Church
By appointment only; 2nd Tuesday of every month from 9-11 a.m. | 204 S. Market, Royal Center | 574-725-5368

Walton Christian Church Food Pantry
3rd Tuesday of every month from 4-6 p.m. | 101 W. Bishop St., Walton | 574-626-2320

Galveston Town Hall
A limited supply of of food is available to residents in need. | 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday-Friday. | 306 S. California St., Galveston | (574) 699-6664

MEALS

Salvation Army of Logansport
The Salvation Army offers a free lunch for anyone that is hungry every Monday through Friday from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at 620 Wilkinson Street in Logansport. Volunteers from all over Cass County prepare home cooked meals which are served to anyone that comes. Walk-ins are welcome. | More info

Cass County Council on Aging (Downtown Senior Center)
The Cass County Council on Aging at 115 S. 6th Street in Logansport is an Area Five Senior Nutrition Site. A hot, nutritious lunch is served in their dining room weekdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Lunches must be pre-ordered two days ahead. Call for more information, (574) 722-2424. | More info

Loaves and Fishes
Area churches serve a meal on Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Locations vary. This initiative is coordinated by Calvary Presbyterian Church. | 2022 Schedule | 2023 Schedule

PROGRAMS

SNAP (Food Assistance)
SNAP stands for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (formerly known as food stamps). SNAP helps low-income people and families buy the food they need for good health. You apply for benefits by completing a State application form. Benefits are provided on an electronic card that is used like an ATM card and accepted at most grocery stores. | More info

WIC
WIC is a nutrition program that provides nutrition and health education, breastfeeding support, healthy food, and referrals to other services free of charge to Indiana families who qualify. WIC stands for the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children. The Cass County WIC Program office is located at 1803 Smith Street in Logansport and can be reached at (574) 753-4961. | More info

Division of Family Resources
The Division of Family Resources is responsible for establishing eligibility for Medicaid, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program and Temporary Assistance for Needy Families benefits. The division also manages the timely and accurate delivery of SNAP and TANF benefits. DFR also provides employment and training services to some SNAP and TANF recipients. | More info

The Cass County Division of Family Resources (FSSA) office is located at 1 Cass City Center, Suite 301 Logansport, IN 46947 and can be reached at 800-403-0864. | More info

SCHOOL MEALS

The Indiana Department of Education (IDOE) is sharing federal eligibility guidelines for free or reduced-price meals or free milk served under the federally-funded National School Lunch Program, the School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Programs, and Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP). Household size and income criteria, which are used to determine eligibility, are available here. Each local school corporation office and organization participating in a School Nutrition Program or CACFP has a copy of the guidelines that may be reviewed by any interested party.