Food Pantries

“For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me.” – Matthew 25:35


Are you having trouble stretching your budget each week? Are you in need of food for your family? The Society of St. Vincent de Paul operates food pantries across Cook and Lake Counties, in many local communities.

In Lake County, The Society of St. Vincent de Paul partners with the Northern Illinois Food Bank to hold Mobile Food Pantries. Please see the listing of upcoming Mobile Food Pantry events.

See the list below to locate your nearest Food Pantry. Call first to check the hours.

Lake County Food Pantry Locations


St. Bede 36455 N. Wilson Rd, Ingleside, IL 60041 847-587-2251
St. Francis de Sales 11 S. Buesching Rd, Lake Zurich, IL 60047 847-438-6622
St. Gilbert 301 E. Belvidere Rd, Grayslake, IL 60030 847-223-4731
St. Maria del Popolo 116 N. Lake St, Mundelein, IL 60060 847-949-8300
St. Mary 10 N. Buffalo Grove Rd, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089 847-541-1450


Lake County Mobile Food Pantries, Community Dinners and Winter Coat Distribution.

Mobile Food Pantries

Held in conjunction with Northern Illinois Food Bank, meat, produce and other food distributed at no charge. Please bring bags/boxes to carry your groceries.

Community Dinners

Free hot meals served to anyone in need in the community. Just show up and feel free to bring along other friends in need.

  • Second Sunday of each month from 3:30 – 4:30 pm at Prince of Peace Church, 135 S. Milwaukee Ave in Lake Villa.
  • Third Sunday of each month from 3:30 – 4:30 pm at St. Bede’s Church 36455 N. Wilson Ave in Ingleside.

Winter Coat Distribution

Cook County North Suburban Food Pantry Locations


St. James 820 N. Arlington Heights Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60004 847-253-6305
St. John XXIII 806 Ridge Ave, Evanston, IL 60202 847-864-1185
St. Gertrude 9613 Schiller Blvd, Franklin Park, IL 60131 847-455-1100
St. John Vianney 46 N. Wolf Rd, Northlake, IL 60164 708-562-0500
St. Theresa 467 N. Benton St, Palatine, IL 60067 847-358-7760
St. Marcelline 820 S. Springinsguth Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60193 847-524-9676
Church of the Holy Spirit 1451 Bode Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60194 224-813-0070


Chicago Cook County Food Pantry Locations


St. Gall 5511 S. Sawyer, Chicago, IL 60629 773-737-3113
Immaculate Conception 2745 W. 44th St, Chicago, IL 60632 773-523-1402
Our Lady of Fatima 2751 W. 28th Pl, Chicago, IL 60632 773-927-2421
Our Lady of Grace 2455 N. Hamilton Ave, Chicago, IL 60647 772-772-5900
Our Lady Mother of the Church 8747 W. Lawrence Ave, Chicago, IL 60656 773-625-3369
Our Lady of Victory 5212 W. Agatite Ave, Chicago, IL 60630 773-286-2950
St. Aloysius  2300 W. Lemoyne St, Chicago, IL 60622 773-278-4808
St. Bartholomew 4949 W. Patterson Ave, Chicago, IL 60641 773-286-7871
St. Basil/Visitation 843 W. Garfield Blvd, Chicago, IL 60621 773-846-3570
St. Bede the Venerable 8200 S. Kostner, Chicago, IL 60652 773-884-2048
St. Florian 13145 S. Houston Ave, Chicago, IL 60633 773-646-4877
St. Francis de Sales 10201 S. Ewing Ave, Chicago, IL 60617 773-734-1383
St. George 9546 S. Ewing Ave, Chicago, IL 60617 773-734-0554
St. Mary of the Lake 4200 N. Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL 60613 773-472-3711
St. Pancratius 4025 S. Sacramento Ave, Chicago, IL 60632 773-523-5666
St. Pascal 3935 N. Melvina Ave, Chicago, IL 60634 773-725-7641
St. Thaddeus 9540 S. Harvard Ave, Chicago, IL 60628 773-568-7077
St. Turibius 5646 S. Karlov Ave, Chicago, IL60629 773-581-2730


Cook County South and West Suburban Food Pantry Locations


St. Bernadine 7246 W. Harrison St, Forest Park, IL 60130 708-366-0839
St. Fabian 8300 Thomas Ave, Bridgeview, IL 60455 708-599-1110
Our Lady of the Ridge 10811 Ridgeland Ave, Chicago Ridge, IL 60415 708-425-3800
St. Christopher 14641 Keeler Ave, Midlothian, IL 60445 708-388-8190
St. Germaine 9711 S. Kolin Ave, Oak Lawn, IL 60453 708-636-5060
St. Linus 10300 Lawler Ave, Oak Lawn, IL 60453 708-422-2400
Sacred Heart 8245 W. 111th St, Palos Hills, IL 60465 708-974-3336
Divine Providence 2550 Mayfair Ave, Westchester, IL 60154 708-562-3364


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