Pueblo County food pantries.

The needy in Pueblo Colorado can turn to a local food bank or pantry for support. The locations try to assist everyone from the community and not turn anyone away. Based on factors such as income and other criteria, pantries may offer everything from a free box of food to Christmas or Thanksgiving meals. Some even offer direct financial aid for other household expenses.

Whether it is a church or government agency, staff at these centers want to feed the needy. Most of the food type programs in Pueblo Colorado will also refer the client to long term support, which may be SNAP food stamps applications or WIC vouchers. Of particular focus is on assisting the senior citizens and vulnerable children of the area.

So whether it is a box of canned groceries or fresh fruits, the main locations in the area are below. Call or stop by a food bank for hours and to apply for services.

Bessemer Food Pantry
1408 Spruce Street
Pueblo, Colorado, 81004
Dial 719-564-1138
This pantry only covers the zip code of 81004 and surrounding towns and is open a couple days per month.

Care and Share from Salvation Army
Location is 520 W. 13th Street
Pueblo, Colorado, 81003
Call 719-543-3656
The programs include a food pantry, Christmas meals, and back to school supplies. The location may also have financial help or vouchers for groceries. Staff can also help families apply for SNAP food stamps.

Agape Fellowship Church
611 Broadway Ave.
Pueblo, CO, 81004
719-542-1411
A mobile food pantry is also on site and can deliver to the elderly and disabled.

 

 

 

Bemont Baptist Church
Main address is 1401 Jerry Murphy Rd.
Pueblo, Colorado, 81001
719-544-8814
This charity also is part of Care and Share.

Lynn Gardens Baptist Church
Location is 3804 W. Pueblo Blvd.
Pueblo, CO, 81005
719-564-4434

Victory Life Ministries
Address: 2315 Sprague Avenue
Pueblo, Colorado, 81004
Dial 719-320-1930
Resources range from snacks for students to small holiday gifts, meals, and a free food bank.

Luv in Action Love, Unity & Visions
Address is 1044 E. Abriendo Ave.
Pueblo, CO, 81004
719-542-0549
The food bank is open by appointment only. Boxes of groceries may have non-perishable food, fruits, dairy products, and more.

New Heights Baptist Church
3304 Baltimore Ave.
Pueblo, Colorado, 81008
719-647-7273

Valley Community Church
4253 Mercantile St
Colorado City, CO, 81019

Care and Share - Commodity Food Program
Location is 2631 E. 4th Street
Pueblo, CO, 81001
719-583-6199
Process applications for Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants & Children (WIC) as well as SNAP food stamps.

 

 

 

 

Solid Rock Full Gospel
Address is 4027 Club Manor Dr.
Pueblo, CO, 81008
719-544-4730

Pueblo Soup Kitchen
Main address is 422 West 7th Street
Pueblo, Colorado, 81003
719-545-6540
The non-profit has a center for hungry and unemployed Pueblo County residents to stop in for a hot noon lunch meal. Staff also serve a light breakfast consisting of juice, milk, coffee & pastries.
Pueblo Community Soup Kitchen also has a second site. The number is 719-543-7484, and location is 326 West 8th Street, Pueblo, CO, 81003.

Cooperative Care Center
Address is 326 W. 8th St.
Pueblo, CO 81003
719-583-6160
They operate an emergency food pantry. There may also be other basic needs available at the charity, such as clothing.

Pueblo City-County Health Department-Community Gardens
Address is 101 W. 9th Street
Pueblo, CO, 81003
719-583-4311
Assists students and other struggling individuals.

LOVE INC.
635 West Corona Ave. Suite 209
Pueblo, CO, 81004
719-924-8925
Programs include an emergency food bank, clinic for dental hygiene, information on grants for bills, and other support.

Pueblo County Social Services
230 N. Union Ave, Pueblo
Colorado, 81003
719-583-6611
The SeniorLink Service can offer Meals on Wheels and other help to the elderly. They even arrange visitors during the holidays.

 

 

 

Wayside Cross Gospel Rescue Mission
Main address is 728 West 4th Street
Pueblo, Colorado, 81003
Phone - 719-545-5744 or 719-544-4000

Senior Resource Development Agency - Avondale Center
Main address is 405 2nd Street, Avondale
Colorado, 81022
719-947-4112
Congregate meals for the elderly, transportation, and workshops in Medicare and other aid is offered.

For other pantry locations, dial 303.371.9250. Clients can also learn about state and federal programs, such as WIC or surplus USDA commodities, that can be applied to.

 

 

 

 

 

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