These local food banks and pantries serve Central Arkansas. Many of them have specific requirements for qualifications and specific days of service, which may have changed since this list was updated. Please call before visiting.
The Arkansas Foodbank, the largest food bank in Arkansas, is a member of Feeding America and the Arkansas Hunger Relief Alliance. Its warehouse in Little Rock and branch warehouse in Warren, Ark., serve approximately 300 food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters and other agencies that provide food aid directly to hungry Arkansans. They operate 8 trucks daily and deliver over 19 million pounds of food in AF’s 33-county service area. According to the 2014 Hunger in America study the Foodbank serves 280,000 people. They have an excellent pantry search tool on their website to help you locate nearby assistance.
Amboy Community Food Pantry (North Little Rock)
Address100 Auburn Dr, North Little Rock, AR 72118-2712, USA
100 Auburn Drive (North Little Rock)
Open Monday & Thursday 9:00 – 12:00 p.m. Proof of residency in North Little Rock required.
1513 South Park Street
Open Monday 10:00 – 1:00 p.m. or by appoint, ID Required.
Address5025 Lynch Dr, North Little Rock, AR 72117, USA
5025 Lynch Drive (North Little Rock)
501-945-4174 Open 2nd & 4th Tuesdays 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. For Rose City residents only.
Christ Temple Outreach Center
Address1923 S Arch St, Little Rock, AR 72206-1343, USA
1923 South Arch Street
Open Tuesday & Thursday 10:00 – 1:00 p.m.
11500 West 36th Street
Open Monday thru Friday. Call in the mornings between 7:30 & 11:30 a.m. to schedule an afternoon appointment. Photo ID required.
1500 North Mississippi Street
Open Fridays, 10:30 – 12:00 p.m. Photo ID required.
Address2803 E Kiehl Ave, Sherwood, AR 72120, USA
2803 East Kiehl Avenue (Sherwood) 501-835-5505 Open Friday 10:30 – 12:00 p.m. Photo ID required.
1401 Calvary Road (North Little Rock)
501-758-3090 Open Fridays, 1:00 – 5:00pm p.m. Photo ID required.
1723 Schaer Street (North Little Rock)
Open Monday & Thursday 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Photo ID Required. Must be resident of North Little Rock.
5500 Geyer Springs Road
501-565-3175 Open 2nd & 3rd Thursday 9:00-12:00 p.m. Serves residents of the 72209 zip code only. Photo ID required.
1601 Marshall Street
Open Monday – Thursday 9:00 – 1:00 p.m. Must bring Social Security Card.
501 N Shackleford Rd,
501-376-3071 / 225-9013 Open Tuesday 10:00 – 2:00 p.m.. ID and proof of residence required.
14718 Ironton Cutoff
Open every 3rd Tuesday 9:00 – 12:00 p.m. & the 4th Saturday 9:00 – 12:00 p.m. ID required.
Jacksonville Care Center (Jacksonville)
105 West Main Street (Jacksonville)
Open Monday, Wednesday, & Friday 10:00 – 1:00 p.m. Serves residents of Jacksonville and surrounding areas 72076 zip code area only.
Address7001 Colonel Glenn Rd, Little Rock, AR 72204-7605, USA
7001 Colonel Glenn Rd
Open Wednesdays 9:00 – 11:30 a.m.. ID required and Social Security cards required.
Address3012 Doctor M.L.K. Jr Dr, Little Rock, AR 72206, USA
3012 MLK Drive
Food delivery for low income seniors.
Mosaic Church of Central Arkansas
6221 Colonel Glenn Rd, Ste A
Open Tuesday at 1:30 p.m.. You must reside in the 72204 zip code.
Park Hill Christian (North Little Rock)
4400 John F. Kennedy (North Little Rock)
Open Tuesday 10:00 – 12:00pm. Must be a North Little Rock resident.
River City Ministries (North Little Rock)
1021 East Washington (North Little Rock)
North Little Rock, AR 72114 Open Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:30 – 10:30am. Must provide photo ID.
Saint Francis House – The Benefit Bank of Arkansas
2701 South Elm Street
Open Monday thru Friday 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. & 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Must provide photo ID, Social Security card, and proof of income.
3701 Springer Blvd.
501-378-0176 Open Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Appointments are preferred.