Food Pantries (copy)

CARE Food Pantry

Location: 2911 S. Morgantown Road

Hours: 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Friday when Center Grove schools are in session.

Eligibility: Recipients must provide photo ID as well as proof of residence in Johnson County. Recipients may visit the pantry once per calendar month.

Donations: Foods and toiletries are accepted when school is in session from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday. For large donations, call the office to arrange a time for drop-off.

Information: 885-5242

Interchurch Food Pantry of Johnson County

Location: 2900 Graham Road, Suite E, Franklin

Hours: Noon to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday; 9 to 11 a.m. Saturdays; 6 to 8 p.m. fourth Tuesday of the month

Donations: Accepted during hours of operation

Eligibility: Recipients must provide proof of residence in Johnson County; clients may visit twice per month.

Information: 736-5090, [email protected]

Mount Pleasant Christian Church Living Bread Food Pantry

Location: 381 North Bluff Road, Greenwood

Open: 9:15 to 9:40 a.m., 12:15 to 12:40 p.m. and 6:15 to 6:40 p.m. Thursday; also 9:15 to 9:40 a.m. the first and third Saturday of every month

Donations: Items may be dropped off 9 a.m. to noon Mondays, Tuesdays and first and third Saturdays of the month and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays.

Eligibility: Recipients must bring a picture ID of all adults in a family, as well as two pieces of mail with an address for adults, and birth certificates or Social Security cards for all children in a family.

Information: 889-9650

Lord’s Locker

Location: 101 S. Pleasant St., Trafalgar

Open: Wednesdays: 9 to 11 a.m. for senior citizens (over 60 only; clients must be in the building by 9:30 a.m. to receive food). 1 p.m. for heads of household (clients 40 to 59 years; must be in the building by 1:30 p.m. to receive food). Thursdays: 6 p.m. for heads of household (ages 20 to 39 years; must be in the building by 6:30 p.m. to receive food). During all distribution times, devotion and prayer will be followed by food distribution and shopping.

Donations: Accepted 9 a.m. to noon Monday and Tuesday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday; 9 a.m. to noon the third Saturday of every month

Eligibility: All new clients will be interviewed and evaluated for Strategies of Success programming. Clients will receive prayer and biblical counseling and other aid such as job search help. Potential new clients can interview from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays and 5 to 8 p.m. Thursdays. Potential clients should bring a photo ID; Social Security numbers for the head of household, spouse and children under 18; a current paid receipt of a utility, rent or mortgage with current address (P.O. boxes not accepted). The photo IDs will be required with each visit. Services will only be offered to residents of Johnson, Morgan and Brown counties. Nonresidents will be given a list of other places to go for help.

Information: 878-7708

Our Lady of the Greenwood

Location: 335 S. Meridian St.

Open: 11 a. m. to 2 p. m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday except when parish office is closed.

Donations: Donations can be made at the red cart inside the back door of the church between 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Call the church for large donations.

Eligibility: Recipients must provide proof of residence and must be income-qualified depending on household size.

Information: 888-2861

The Refuge

Location: The Hope Centre, 65 Airport Parkway, Suite 110, Greenwood

Open: 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday

Donations: Accepted during office or pantry hours

Eligibility: All residents living in Johnson County may visit once per month

Information: 889-7338

SS. Francis and Clare Parish Harvest

Location: 5901 Olive Branch Road, Greenwood

Open: 9 a.m. to noon on the second and fourth Saturday of the month; starting Nov. 12: open 10 a.m. to noon second Wednesday of each month; starting Jan. 26, 5 to 7 p.m. fourth Monday of the month

Donations: Donations can be brought during operating hours of pantry 9 a.m. to noon second and fourth Saturday.

Eligibility: All residents of Johnson County may visit the pantry once a month. Recipients must bring proof of residency, preferably a picture ID.

Information: 859-4673

The Salvation Army Food Pantry

Location: 325 Market Plaza, Greenwood

Open: 12:30 to 3 p.m., Monday, Wednesday and Friday

Eligibility: Clients must be Johnson County residents and must bring the following information to receive help: proof of address; picture ID, and proof of income meeting Federal poverty guidelines for assistance for everyone over the age of 18

Clients may visit the pantry every 60 days and provide information listed above each time they visit.

Information: Contact Ricky Hayes at the times listed above, 881-2505.

Share ’n’ Care Food Pantry

Location: 200 Sunset Blvd., Greenwood

Open: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fridays. Pantry also is closed during the winter in case of inclement weather.

Eligibility requirements: All clients must present a Social Security card, driver’s license and proof of residency.

For more information, call 881-5743.

The Social of Greenwood

Location: 550 Polk St., Greenwood

Open: 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Mondays, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays (closed every third Thursday) 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Fridays; open to the general public from noon to 2 p.m. last Saturday of the month unless it’s a holiday weekend.

Eligibility: Anyone over age 50

Information: 882-4810;