The Community Food Pantry located at 709 West Ohio Street in Butler, announces its hours of service. 92.1 would like to share this information with the public.
The Community Food Pantry is open for food distribution on Tuesdays and Wednesdays only. The hours are 8:15 am until 4:00 pm. The Food Pantry in Butler is closed for the lunch hour, between 11:30 and 12:30.
Admission to the grocery isles inside the pantry is not an option as of today, Those using this service stay in the automobiles. Volunteers go to the vehicles taking orders for the need of the family. the food is gathered and stored until they move to the front of the line at the dock, where they pick up their food. . The pantry feeds over 40 to 60 families per day. The volunteers working in this system are an average age of 60 or over. It takes the donations of the community to continue to provide this amount of food for those in need in our community.
If your church or organization would like to donate to the Butler Community Food Pantry, they appreciate cash donations or donated food items. There is a need for other items besides food, including personal hygiene products, diapers, and wipes, toothpaste and toothbrushes, toilet paper. and other daily essentials.
Your donations may be taken to the loading dock at the back of the building any day they are open. The Butler Community Food Pantry does have walk-in coolers and freezer space for storing meat, milk, and butter.
To reach the Butler Community Food Pantry, call 660-679-3951, that number again 660-679-3951. Now open Tuesday and Wednesday only. Open by appointment only on Monday and Thursday.