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Food Banks - Senior Boxes

Airline Drive Church of Christ

2125 Airline Dr.
Bossier City, LA 71111
Phone: 318-746-2645

- Community Dinner Only: Mondays and Thursdays 5:00 to 6:00.

Benton United Methodist Church-Table Food Ministries 

4615 Palmento Rd.
Benton, LA 71006
Phone: (318) 965-2273
Fax: (318) 965-5360
- Only serves Benton Zip Code 71006.

- Distributes food on the third Wednesday of each month.
- Proof of residency required before receiving services.

Central Baptist Church – Food Bank
2225 Airline Dr.
Bossier City, Louisiana 71111

Contact: Rev. Bobby Dye
Phone: (318) 742-6153
Website: https: //
- Hours: Thurs from 9:00 to 12:00.
- Serves only 71111 area code. 

- Eligibility: Photo ID (Driver’s License or State ID) and Proof of Income.
- Allows clients to have food once every 30 days.

Christian Services Program

1244 Sprague St.
Shreveport, LA 71101
Contact: Mr. Herbert House
Phone: (318) 221-4857

- Hours: Monday to Friday- 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
- Intake Hours: Monday to Friday- 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
- Hospitality House (established 1983) is a soup kitchen and provides two
  hot meals per day

Fairfield United Methodist Church – Food Pantry
4105 Linwood Ave

Shreveport, LA 71105
Contact: Mrs. Dee Basile
(318) 868-7771
- Fairfield United Methodist Church is open every 3rd Saturday of the month from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

- Each Applicant should bring their Louisiana State Identification, Proof of Income, Food Budget Sheet if applicable and Social Security Card for intake.

Fellowship United Methodist Church – Food Pantry

4750 Barksdale Blvd.
Bossier City, LA 71112
Phone: (318) 746-4422
- The Fellowship UMC food pantry serves the Elm Grove and South
   Bossier City area, zip code 71112 on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays

First Baptist Church of Cedar Grove – Food Pantry
6906 Henderson Ave.
Shreveport, LA 71106
Contact: Dr. Henry Armington
Phone: (318) 865-8894
- The First Baptist Church of Cedar Grove has a
    food and clothing pantry. They also assist with utilities based on the need.

First United Methodist Church of Bossier City – Food Pantry
201 John Wesley Blvd.

Bossier City, LA 71112
Contact: Mrs. Jane Cooper or Mrs. Sally Hamer
Phone: (318) 742-3823

- Hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays: 9:00 to 11:30.
- Bring photo ID (Driver’s License or State ID) for eligibility.
- Serves each client once every two months.

Gateway Church – Food Pantry
8925 Youree Dr.

Shreveport, LA 71115
Contact: Rev. Richard Exley
Phone: (318) 797-6337
- Hours: 3rd Saturday, from 9:00 to 12:00.

- Services are only for residents in the 71105, 71106, 71108, 71115, or 71118 zip codes.
- Proof of residency and for household members required for services.

Highland Center Ministries
520 Olive St.

Shreveport, LA 71104
Phone: (318) 673-8440
- A delicious meal prepared in the Highland Center kitchen by Chef Lashon Paul and

   Priscilla Small, served family-style on round tables. Volunteer servers and hosts are
   provided each week by sponsoring churches and organizations.

- Every Thursday except Thanksgiving and Christmas.
- 5:00 p.m. Volunteers arrive for set up 5:30 p.m. Volunteer Orientation.  
- 6:00 p.m.  Meal begins

Joe LeBlanc Ministries

814 Constable St.
Minden, LA 71055
Phone: (318) 299-6375
- Hours: Tuesday to Friday- 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
- Distribution: 3rd Saturday of Each Month 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
- Driver’s license and proof of income (paycheck stub or social security
  records) required for services.

Lakeview United Methodist Church - Food Pantry

5550 S. Lakeshore Dr.
Shreveport, LA 71119
Contact Rev. Theresa McConnell or Mrs Jenninfer McCullough
Phone: (318) 635-5617
- Office Hours_ From 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Monday to Friday.
- Food + Soul Care / Wednesdays 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
- Gather for a meal and conversation, building new friendships, and soul care.The meal begins at 5:30 p.m. and is free for first time guests.
- Soul care options begin around 6:15 for all ages.

Mt. Calvary Baptist Church of Arcadia – Food Pantry
2880 6th St.Arcadia, LA 71001

Contact: Mr. Joseph Henderson
Phone: (318) 251-2516 or (318) 614-1016
- We have a food pantry open on every 3rd Saturday from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (noon).

Noel Memorial United Methodist Church - Neighborhood Ministries

520 Herndon St.
Shreveport, LA 71101
Contact: Mrs. Susan Foster, Director
Phone: 318-424-0434 ext. 223
Fax: 318-425-7643
-  Hours: Monday Thru Thursday: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  
-  Noel has the largest food pantry in Northwest Louisiana giving out over   

   10,000 bags of food every year to people in need in Caddo Parish.  
-  The Food Pantry is operated by Director Susan Foster along with over 
    100 volunteers from Noel and various churches of all denominations.  
-  Other services offered include our "Start-up" kits for those who have experienced a recent house fire and pet food for those clients with    

-  Serves residents of the 71101 or 71104 zip codes only.

North Point United Methodist Church - Food Pantry
6675 LA-1

Shreveport, LA 71107
Contact: Mrs. Nan Vaughn
Phone: (318) 929-2307
- Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m. Monday - Thursday ; 9:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m.
- Eligibility: In need of assistance with utility bills.

Reader Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church – Food Pantry
580 Airport Dr.

Vivian, LA 71082
Contact: Rev. J.D. Kidd
Phone: (318) 375-3471
- Hours- 3rd Sunday of each month from 10:00 to 12:00.
- Applicants must show picture ID such as a driver’s license or state ID, and proof to income to receive food.

Salvation Army
147 E Stoner Ave.

Shreveport, LA 71101
Contact: Mrs. Theresa Cobb
Phone: (318) 424-3200

Website: www.
- Hours – Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30 to 11:00..

- Client assisted with pantry order. Must bring ID. Referral from OFS.
- Accepted ID’s include driver’s license, state picture ID, Social Security
  card, or birth certificate.
- Applicants must provide documents such as SNAPS benefit sheet, bills,
  or proof of income for services.

Shreveport Community Church – Food Pantry
5720 Buncombe Rd.

Shreveport, LA 71129
Contact: Rev. Steve Beyer or Rev. Denny Duron
Phone: (318) 671-7100

- Hours - Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
- Victims in a disaster eligable.
- Has volunteers providing assistance in disasters.
- Capabilities of organizing emergency food and clothing drives.

Society of St. Vincent DePaul, St. Catherine of Sienna Catholic Church
331 East 71st Street
Shreveport, LA 71106
Contact: Mr. Mike Baumann
Phone: (318) 773-3404

- Hours: Friday 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
- Intake: Photo ID, SS Card, and Proof of eligibility (ADC, Food Stamps,
  SSI Supplemental, or FDA documents).
- Eligibility: Residency within Cedar Grove, Hollywood Heights, Mooretown,
  and Eden Gardens only.
- Food vouchers for emergencies.

St. George Episcopal Church - Food Pantry
1959 Airline Dr.
Bossier City, LA 71112
Contact: Father James Flowers 
Phone: (318) 746-2571 Fax: (318) 747-5500 


- Hours: 9:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. Tuesday - Friday (Bossier Residents).
- St. George Episcopal Church is flexible with the type of assistance they Provide. They usually prefer assisting Bossier residents, but            
will assist outside of Bossier Parish. All requests have to be approved by Father Flowers.

To Our Destiny Community Development – Food Pantry
375 E. 70th St.

Shreveport, LA 71106
Contact: Mrs. Felecia E. Holmes
Phone: (318) 865-0160

- Monday closed call 318-550-6427 
-  Tuesday - Thursday 9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
   Friday 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Union Spring Baptist Church – Food Pantry
702 W 71st St.

Shreveport, LA 71106
Contact: Rev. Roosevelt Seaberry
Phone: (318) 686-1051
- Call the number listed for more information.

United Christian Assistance
204 Miller St.

Minden, LA 71055
Contact: Mrs. Tracy Lewis
Phone: (318) 377-6804

- Hours - Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
- Residents of Webster Parish only.

- Must provide Social Security card or other documents with Social Security
  number for eligibility.
- Emergency food and food for clients once every six months.

United Christian Rescue Association
177 Hwy 527

Elm Grove, LA 71051
Contact: Mr. Robert Williams
Phone: (318) 746-9821
- The United Christian Rescue Association is open on Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

- Each applicant should bring their Louisiana State Identification, Proof of Income, Food Stamp Budget Sheet if applicable and their Social
  Security card for intake.