The Central Pantry, a service of The Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri, opened at a new location at 1107 Big Bear Boulevard, just east of Rangeline Street, in September 2009. The new location provides a larger facility which allows for more efficient distribution in Boone County, which has the largest population in The Food Bank’s 32-county service area. 573-874-7848


Central Pantry provides food for as many as 13,000 people a month.

Hours for Food Distribution
Monday-Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

To receive food, please bring:
1. a photo I.D.
2. Social Security cards for each family member living with you.
3. proof of Boone County residency–ie. a utility bill or other mail with your name and current address.