FLOURISH FOOD PANTRYSharing the love of Christ as we provide emergency food assistance and spiritual support.
VISITING THE PANTRY
Here at Flourish, we want to do more than provide food but also hope to understand your current needs and provide additional support for life. You are welcome to visit and talk more with us on Tuesday or Wednesday.
Here are our current requirements:
- Crisis Situation
- Documents Required:
- Proof of Residence
- Photo ID for individuals over 18 years of age.
- Visits allowed once a month
Hours: Tuesday & Wednesday
9:00am – 2:00pm
Location: Schweitzer Church: Student Center
This is the building located to the west of the main Sanctuary. Enter through the west front entrance off of E. Sunshine.
VOLUNTEERING IN THE PANTRY
The Flourish food pantry on Schweitzer Church's campus serves the needs of our community each week. Dedicated volunteers help to stock shelves, talk and pray with guest and much more.
If you'd like to volunteer, please email us or give us a call at 417-450-4438.
We need volunteers to help each week with the following:
- Bagging Groceries
- Unloading the Food Truck
- Stocking Shelves
- Loading food in guest vehicles
HeLP STOCK THE PANTRYHere are some items we distribute weekly. Donations are always welcome and can be dropped off at the Outreach Center during Food Pantry hours.
- Canned Fruit (15 oz)
- Canned Vegetables
- Canned Red, Kidney or Pinto Beans
- Canned Ravioli
- Canned Meat
- Peanut Butter (16 oz)
- Jelly (16 oz) (other than grape)
- Spaghetti Sauce (small)
- Corn Muffin mix
- Pork ‘n Beans
- Hamburger/Tuna Helper
- Saltine Crackers
- Toilet Paper
WHAT IS A CRISIS FOOD PANTRY?
This video highlights help describe the goals of a Crisis Food Pantry. Outside of Covid, our pantry operates as a Crisis Food Pantry