Food Pantries

All parties are encouraged to donate food and other necessities to the pantry of their choice. Please contact the organization of your choice directly as their availability and need of food pantry items/services may change

For those affected by foreclosure, eviction and/or unemployment PAWS Chicago may provide temporary (3-6 months) assistance:

  • Food for Cats and Dogs
  • Bowls for Food and Water
  • Leashes and Collars
  • Litter and Litterboxes
  • Cat Carriers
  • Spay/Neuter Vouchers

For more information, please contact PAWS Chicago Pet Food Bank Program at (773) 475-9426 or at  Appointment required.

Pet food for Senior Citizens and those on Public Assistance.
(773) 667-0088 Last Thursday of the Month  12:00-3:00pm

Cat food for Feral Cat Caregivers
(773) 784-5488

Downers Grove, IL

Chicagoland Food Pantries that are offering Pet Food
The following list is not all inclusive and the availability to offer pet food can change at any time.
  • Loaves and Fishes
    1871 High Grove Lane
    Naperville,  IL 60540
  • Cuba Township Food Pantry
    28000 West Cuba Road
    Barrington,  IL
  • On Angels Wings
    5186 Northwest Highway Suite 133
    Crystal Lake,  IL  60014
    M-Sun 10am-5pm
  • Almost Home Foundation
    P.O. Box 308
    Elk Grove Village,  IL  60009
  • Friends of the Animal Kingdom, Inc
    255 Signature Drive
    Bloomingdale,  IL  60108
  • Glen Ellyn Food Pantry
    493 Forest Ave.
    Glen Ellyn,  IL
  • Batavia Interfaith Food Pantry
    100 Flinn Drive
    Batavia,  IL  60510
  • Paw Pals, Inc.
    131 N. 6th Street
    Quincy,  IL
    (click on food pantry)
    M and Th 3:30-5:30
  • Peoples Resource Center
    201 S. Naperville Road
    Wheaton,  IL 60187
  • Peoples Resource Center
    649 Blackhawk
    Westmont,  IL 60559
  • St. Francis de Sales Food Pantry
    Lake Zurich,  IL
  • Palatine Township Food Pantry
    Palatine,  IL
  • Hanover Park Food Pantry
  • Wayne Township Food Pantry
  • Between Friends Food Pantry
    52 Wheeler Rd
    Sugar Grove,  IL  60504
    Thurs 5:30-8:30
  • Faith in Action of McHenry County
    7105 Virginia Rd.  Suite 21
    Crystal Lake,  IL  60014
  • Northfield Township Food Pantry
    Passport Plaza Building
    3801 West Lake Ave.
    Glenview,  IL 60026
  • Pooch Pantry
    920 Turret Ct.
    Mundelein,  IL
    Wed 1-4pm, Sat 9-12pm
  • Kendall County Food Pantry
    1204A Deer St.
    Yorkville,  IL
    Thurs 2-7pm
  • North Shore Senior Center
    161 Northfield Rd.
    Northfield,  IL  60093
  • Northern Illinois Food Bank
    600 Industrial Drive
    St Charles,  IL  60174
    Serves several counties
  • St. Peter Church
    1891 Kaneville Road
    Geneva, IL 60134
    Have pet food at times
  • Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Interfaith Food Pantry
    600 E. Oak St.
    Lake in the Hills
    Tues and Thurs 9:30-12pm
    1st and 3rd Sat 9:30-12pm
  • Cary-Grove Food Pantry
    8901 S. Cary-Algonquin Road
    St. Barnabas Lutheran Church
    Cary,  IL
    Tues and Thurs 4-6pm
    1st and 3rd Sat 8:30-10:30am
  • Crystal Lake Food Pantry
    257 King St.
    Crystal Lake,  IL
    M and F 10:00am-1pm
    Sat 9-12pm
  • Huntley Food Pantry
    10547 Faith Way
    Faith Community Church
    Wed 4-7pm
  • Harvard Food Pantry
    1200 N. Division St.
    Harvard  IL
  • Spring Gove Helping Hands Food Pantry
    2502 Spring Ridge Drive, Suite B
    Spring Bluff Industrial Park
    Spring Grove,  IL
    Tues and Thurs 4-6:30pm
  • Marengo Outreach Enterprises (MORE)
    829 Greenlee St.
    Marengo,  IL
    Thurs 4-6pm
  • McHenry FISH Food Pantry
    3703 N. Richmond Road
    McHenry Township Office
    McHenry,  IL
    Tues and Thurs 9:30-11:30am
  • Richmond Community Pantry
    10308 Main St.
    Memorial Hall
    Richmond,  IL
  • Wonder Lake Neighbors Food Pantry
    3506 E. Wonder Lake Rd.
    Nativity Lutheran Church
    Tues and Wed 9-12pm
    1st Sat of month 10am-2pm
  • Woodstock Food Pantry
    226 Washington St.
    Woodstock,  IL
    Mon, Wed, and Fri 9am-3pm