BLOOMINGTON, IN & BEYOND
2001 - 2017

LOCAL FOOD COMMUNITY FOOD

Garlic and Cheese Stuffed Whole Wheat Muffins
 
Cooked Rice Cereal, Rice Milk and Rice Milk Blueberry Smoothie
Corny Oat Bread
Oat Chip Cookies
Paw Paw Bread
BROWN COUNTY POTTERY
Beth Mills
Antique Alley
Nashville, Indiana
HART Rock

Unitarian Food Programs

 

 

Backpack Buddies Program: Provides backpacks filled with food items to elementary school children on Friday afternoons to take home. This food is intended to help their families with food needs over the weekend when children must get all of their nutritional needs met at home.

Backstreet Missions, Inc.
215 Westplex Avenue
812-333-1905

Bloomingfoods Cooperative Grocery
3220 East Third Street

Bloomington Food Buying Club
The Bloomington Food Buying Club (Blooming Veggies Buying Club) is an informal voluntary association of people who order vegetarian food and other items from wholesale food distributors. The club is cooperatively run - members equally share work and expenses
involved.

City of Bloomington, Indiana Programs and Local Agencies Join Together to Combat Hunger - For More Information: 812-349-3433
Family Matters Coordinator, City of Bloomington’s Volunteer Network - Bet Savich, 349-3472, Director, City of Bloomington’s Volunteer Network

Center for Sustainable Living
116-1/2 South College Avenue
812-332-8796
Has information about community supported agriculture and community gardens and a food distribution program.

Community Kitchen of Monroe County
917 South Rogers Street, Bloomington
812-332-0999

Community Kitchen of Monroe County Express Community Kitchen Location
1100 West 11th Street

Community Kitchen of Monroe County Free Meals Service: Mon-Sat, 4:00-6:00pm; Warm, nutritious meals served on site to anyone in need. No fees or eligibility requirements. Sit-down meals and carry out meals are available at 917 South Rogers St. Carry out meals only are available at 1100 W 11th St.

Crestmont Gardens -Parks and Recreation - 349-3737, The city's all-organic garden plots.

First United Methodist Church
Bloomington Food Pantry
(812) 332-6396

 

Downstream Quilter's Comfort tea image - Patricia C. Coleman

 

 

Feed our Future Program: Meals are provided to programs for at-risk children and youth, including Boys & Girls Club, The Rise, Girls Inc., Rhino's and Monroe Community Correction JAMS Program.

FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH
205 East Kirkwood Avenue
Bloomington
(812) 332-4459

Health & Wellness Arts Program: A Wednesday arts program for Community Kitchen patrons sponsored by the Bloomington Area Arts Council and the John Waldron Arts Center. This program gives patrons the opportunity to express themselves through various arts and crafts projects. The program is free of charge.

Holiday Meals: Holiday meals are delivered to the homebound on Thanksgiving and Christmas in collaboration with Area 10 Agency on Aging.

Hoosier Hills Food Bank
615 North Fairview Street
Phone: 812-334-8374
Fax: 812-334-8377
Executive Director: Amy Robinson
Web Site: http://exlibris.monroe.lib.in.us/databases/
cominfo/B10007027.html

This America's Second Harvest affiliate has a Community Kitchen in its local community 334-8374 and is home to Plant A Row

Human Services Directory - Food Resources

HUNGER RELIEF PROGRAM
Trinity Episcopal Church of Bloomington 111 South Grant Street
Bloomington, IN 47401
(812) 336-4466
http://www.trinitybloomington.org

Local Growers Guild

Meals On Wheels
Provides home-delivered meals at cost for those unable to cook for themselves. Requires a doctor's written diet prescription. Delivery service Monday through Friday (except holidays) from 11:30 a.m.--1:30 p.m. Includes hot lunch and cold supper.
mow@bloomhealth.org
Regular Mail: P.O. Box 1149
Bloomington, IN 47402
Phone: (812) 323-4982

Mother Hubbard's Cubbard
A Bloomington Community Food Pantry

1010 South Walnut
Monday 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday 10:00 a.m. - noon
Thursday 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.*
Friday 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Nutrition Links: A partnership with Positive Link and Meals on Wheels through which Community Kitchen provides nutritious meals which are delivered to HIV positive patients' homes.

Shalom Center
620 South Walnut Street, Bloomington
812-334-5728

Summer Breakfast Program: Provides an extra source of nutrition to low-income children who are without school breakfast and lunch programs during the summer months. Breakfasts are delivered to children in two youth serving programs and six low-income neighborhoods.

Women Infants and Children Nutrition Program
33 E. Miller Drive
353-2901

Wylie House Museum, Historic Garden Project
307 E. 2nd Street
Spring Seed Sale and Swap is an annual event the first Saturday in March. Growing only varieties know to be grown in this area before 1850, nonhybrid, open polinated, organically grown. Also offering 32 varieties of seeds from Seed Savers Exchange and a Seed Swap Table for local savers to share home grown seed.

-Nashville, IN
Mother's Cupbard

-Ellettesville, IN
Pantry 279 - Trinity Luthern Church -

DEKALB COMMUNITY IMPACT CORPORATION - AUBURN 910 North Indiana Avenue
First Christian Church - Soup Kitchen
Auburn, IN 46706
(260) 925-2798
http://www.dciconline.org

-Bedford, IN

BERTHA'S MISSION, 512 Lincoln Avenue
http://berthasmission.com

-Lawrence County
HOT MEAL SITE - BERTHA'S MISSION
512 Lincoln Avenue
Bedford, IN

-Spencer, IN

 

Quilter's Comfort herbal teas, seasonings , craft beer jelly
QUILTER'S COMFORT
Bloomington, Indiana's Small batch blended herbal teas and L.A.O. Nightshade Free Seasonings

Available in Flowing Colors Studio, 112 North Walnut Ave., Suite #600 above Cavaet Emptor

Relax, Reconnect
Re-align, Renew & Support Wellbeing
of Body, Mind and Spirit

Vibrational Wellness Arts

Ichiyo One Leaf Dharma Arts and Supplies

Green Dove

Conventional Food Stores
Kroegers
Marsh

Lucky's

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