- Mid-Iowa Community Action (MICA)
Phone: 956-3333 | Address: 230 SE 16th Street, Ames
Food pantry and can provide a list of other food pantries and resources in Story County.
- Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS)
Phone: 292-2035 | Address: 126 S Kellogg #101, Ames
Individuals and families can apply for food stamps.
- Bethesda Lutheran Church
Phone: 515-232-6256 | Address: 1517 Northwestern, Ames
Hours of Operation: Tues 1-3 PM and 6:30-8 PM, Wed 9-11 AM, Thurs 1-3 PM
- Food at First
Phone: 515-232-5766 | Address: 611 Clark Ave, Ames
Hours of Operation: Sun-Fri 5:45-6:15 PM. Lunch on Sat at 11:30 AM
Serves a meal every day of the week at First Christian Church.
- Calvary United Methodist Church
Phone: 515-232-6329 | Address: 24th and Hoover, Ames
Food shelf (call for times).
- Story County Community Services
Phone: 515-663-2930 | Address: 126 South Kellogg, Suite 001, Ames
May issue store vouchers for groceries. Income and other guidelines must be met.
- Seventh Day Adventist Food Pantry
Phone: 232-0472 | Address: 13th and Grand, Ames
- Good Neighbor Emergency Assistance
Phone: 515-296-1449 | Address: 613 Clark Ave, Ames
Food vouchers. Call Mon-Fri 9-12 AM for an appointment.
- Salvation Army
Phone: 515-233-3567 | Address: 703 East Lincoln Way, Ames
Food pantry. Call for hours.
- Free Market
Address: 611 Clark Ave, Ames
Hours of Operation: Mon/Thurs 4:45 PM, Sat 10 AM
Free market with mainly produce available.