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Michigan City Food Assistance

THE EMERGENCY SOUP KITCHEN Parking lot of the First United Methodist Church (on 7th Street, between Franklin and Pine)  

Saturday - Thursday 12 noon - 1 pm 

Macedonia Baptist Church (3007 Ohio Street, Michigan City) 

Friday 12 noon - 1 pm 

Prepared boxed lunches (no ID or name needed) Walk or Drive Up This service is temporarily replacing the soup kitchen/community meal services. Can provide extra meals for family members and homebound individuals  If you can help

SALVATION ARMY 1201 Franklin St  Pre-Assembled Boxes Available for pick-up Tue/Thurs 9a-11a, 1p-3p  (219)874-6885

FAITH CITY ASSEMBLY OF GOD 1314 S Woodland Ave Tue 9:30a-12p (219)872-6235 

ST. PAUL LUTHERAN 818 Franklin St. Emergency food relief, by appointment (219) 243-3331 

LIFE MINISTRIES INTERNATIONAL 222 McClelland Ave.  Emergency food relief, please call for information (219)814-4282 

PLEASANT HILL MISSIONARY BAPTIST 717 E 10th St.  Emergency Food relief Mon - Fri., please call between 9a-6p (219)561-6544 

TRINITY COMMUNITY FOOD PANTRY 6th and Franklin, Food pantry is open every other Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.; April 1st, the 15th, and 29th, etc.  Open dates are posted on the sign on 6th, and may change due to weather and holidays.  At this point of safe-distancing, food may be picked up at the red doors on the east side of the church. 219-874-4355

ADVANCING CHRIST’S KINGDOM MINISTRIES 1428 E Michigan Blvd  Wednesdays 9am-11am

FOOD BANK OF NORTHERN INDIANA: Please check https://feedindiana.org/food-pantries

Indiana Emergency Food Locations

Healthcare Foundation of LaPorte Resources

Indiana Unemployment Benefits

School/ Early Learning

Food distribution for MCAS Families Facebook,

COVID19 Support Center

 Brighter Futures Indiana is a resource to support you in understanding and enhancing your child’s learning at home and while in care. 

Access to Wifi

WiFi access is available outside the Michigan City Public Library. The access points have been set to full transmit power. East parking lot and old Fifth Third parking lot are in range. No password required, but please maintain a minimum of 6 feet between users.

Meals on Wheels

Dunebrook's List of Resources