Rochester, MN Community Resources for Food:
131 35th St SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Monday-Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:45 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - Noon
Channel One provides a 5 day supply of food each month to people of Olmsted County who are eligible for the program. Only 1 access to a Channel One food pantry is allowed per month.
The Salvation Army Channel One
20 1st Ave NE
Tuesday & Friday only
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Households can access the food shelf once per month. This is in partnership with Channel One. Only 1 access to a Channel One food pantry is allowed per month.
Community Food Response
Bethel Lutheran Church
810 3rd Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
3945 10th Avenue NW
Rochester, MN 55901
Monday, Wednesday 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Community Food Response provides pre-packaged unused food from local restaurants, grocery stores and caterers to take home. The program is first come, first served and food for a full day will be available to families. Constituents must be registered before receiving food but registration is available during open hours. Bring ID to get signed up.
- There are no income or residency requirements.
- You can come to CFR every time we are open.
- We provide prepared food you can take home and eat with your family.
- Friends or neighbors can pick up food for CFR clients.
- If you are a Channel One client, then you are a registered CFR client. If you need to register for CFR, it is easy to do when you come to pick up food.
In His Name Food Distribution
Twice a month, In His Name distributes food to anyone in need in our community. Each box contains quality surplus food at a value of over $70 for a cost of $15 per box.
To order a food box, please call by Wednesday prior to that weekend: (507) 206-1889
2nd Saturday of the Mouth: Berean Community Church; 3157 Kenosha Dr NW; 10:30 AM - Noon.
4th Saturday of the Month: Hope Summit Church; 1315 6th Ave. SE; 11:30 AM - 1 PM
The Salvation Army; 20 1st Ave NE:
Bread Table, M-F 8 AM; Lunch M-F 12:00 to 12:45 PM; Supper, M&F 6-6:45 PM
Christ United Methodist Church 400 5th Ave. SW:
Saturday Lunch 11-11:45 AM
St. Francis Church; 1114 3rd St. SE
Sunday Lunch 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM