Many local organizations are supporting those struggling in our community with food distributions throughout the county. Below is a list of organizations who have set up different distributions for those in need of food assistance. If you or someone you know plans on going to pick up food from any of these locations, we advise you call the organization at the phone numbers provided ahead of going to pick up food in case their offerings have changed.
Mt Calvary Lutheran Church – 1318 N Circle Dr 80909
- Wednesdays 10am-1pm; 719-634-1053
Crossfire Ministries – 2120 La Salle St 80909; 719-447-1806
- Tuesdays 10am-7pm
- Wednesdays 10am-4pm
- Thursdays 10am-4pm
Salvation Army – 908 Yuma St 80909; 719-884-1034
- Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays 11am-3pm
Colorado Springs Central SDA Church – 1305 N Union Blvd; 719-634-1682
- Mondays: 10am-2:30pm
- 1st & 3rd Saturdays: 1:30pm-4pm
Centrol Mundial De Alabanza – 2601 E St Vrain 80909; 719-460-4392
- Saturdays 11am-1pm
Good New Foundation – 125 N Parkside Dr #105 80909; 719-638-8985
- Tuesdays 10am-1:30pm
- Thursdays 10am-1:30pm
Fish and Loaves – 2221 N Wahsatch Ave 80907; 719-633-7661
- Saturdays 9am-12pm
No Cost Drive through Grocery Programs at Colorado Springs Food Rescue Office – 917 East Moreno Ave
- Tuesday – Thursday at 3:00 until food runs out
- Saturday at 12:00 pm until food runs out
Grab and Go bagged lunches at New Directions Agape Services – 2060 Jetwing Dr
- Monday through Friday 12:00 – 2:00
Connections4Life – 6436 US Hwy 85, Suite U, Fountain 80817; 719-387-9919
- Open 4-7:30 every Thursday for weekly drive thru food pantry serving residents living in zip codes 80911, 80902, 80925, 80913, 80817.
- 1st and 3rd Friday 9am-3pm – Commodities and Senior boxes to all residents of El Paso County
Free Grocery Delivery for Seniors from SoCo Heating and Cooling – “It has come to our attention that grocery delivery services are booked for days and our senior citizens may be unable to get what they need safely. SoCo Heating and Cooling will be doing free grocery delivery for all seniors. Please share with friends and neighbors as many seniors are not online. Contact us if you or someone you know needs help with grocery delivery by message, by phone 719-551-2232, or email email@example.com.”
United Way Food Box Delivery Program – call 211 and they will deliver a food box to your doorstep within 24-48 hours
To find neighborhood food pantries, including hours and updates on any closures or changes in services, visit https://careandshare.org/FindFood/
Hunger Free Colorado Food Resource Hotline (855-855-4626), M – F (8 am – 4:30 pm). The Food Resource Hotline keeps all information confidential and has bilingual staff ready to help Coloradans find food and nutrition resources in their community, as well as provide assistance for applying to federal nutrition programs such as SNAP.
Tri-Lakes Cares (TLC) Supplemental Groceries & Emergency Food Assistance Form – https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdCsEIGdinaA0FIWJ6NUK5CII3eZ0P0qVHkSNvqK-ZSfWxxSA/viewform
Catholic Charities of Central Colorado is offering Altered Meal Service at Marian House Soup Kitchen from a daily, hot meal served in the Marian House dining room, to distributing sack lunches daily between 11 am – noon
Colorado Springs Promise Food Distribution at Mitchell High School every other Thursday afternoon starting May 7
Clients receive 5 frozen meals each week – must call ahead to order for the next week (719) 884-2300 and can be picked up at the following locations:
Food for Children
Children under the age of 18, including toddlers, can go to any pick-up location for a free grab and go meal. Children can go to any site regardless of their home school district. Meal locations in EPC, Pueblo and Teller Counties.
NoKidHungry has launched a texting hotline to provide information about emergency food distribution sites in communities where schools have been closed due to #COVID19. To find food near you text FOOD or COMIDA to 877-877.
Enchanted Realms Games & Gifts is providing grab and go lunches for school age children and parents that need it Monday through Friday 12-2. Deliveries are available in COS, Fountain, Widefield, Security, Fort Carson, and Peterson AFB. Visit their Facebook page for more information.