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Collin County Texas free food pantries.

A number of not-for profit food pantry organizations in Plano and Collin County Texas provide free food, groceries, perishable items, and other assistance on an emergency basis to individuals as well as families who have found themselves in a state of crisis. Find where to go for assistance near you in the region, and there is a toll free number at the bottom of the page for more free food programs.

Some of the centers near you that distribute food could be your local church, community center, or a charity in your town in Collin County. Or a family that is struggling or living in poverty can apply for SNAP food stamps or other public benefits. Or they can get a free hot meal from a soup kitchen. Many of the pantries and food banks coordinate their services with others in the county in an effort to offer the most comprehensive services and support possible.

The assistance is not limited to preventing hunger. Organizations may also offer clients some additional financial support as well, such as clothing or medications. Or get holiday help in Collin County, including free Christmas food baskets, Thanksgiving turkey meals, or Easter baskets. This will be in addition to the free food or groceries they may distribute. If not qualified, then other referrals may be given to Collin County families in need. They can find additional food pantries near them.

Angel Food Ministries / Allen First United Methodist Church of Allen
601 S. Greenville
Allen, Texas 75002
Phone number - (972)727-8261
This location offers reduced priced food. Individuals may be able to pay as little as 50% of the total bill towards high quality items such as vegetables, breads, and meats.

Mckinney Fellowship Church
Church address - 2801 Orchid Street
McKinney, TX 75070
Phone number - (972)547-7041




Plano 1 Four Corners Church
Location - State Highway 121
Plano, TX 75025
Free groceries, canned goods, and more is offered. Seasonal programs can include Thanksgiving or Christmas meals or snacks for students during the summer.

Plano 2 Grace Outreach Center
Address - 3301 Preston Road
Plano, TX 75093
Primary phone number - (972)985-1112

Allen Community Outreach Food Pantry
Main address is 801 E. Main St
Allen, TX 75002
Call 972-727-9131
Various social services are administered. There may be free personal hygiene items such as razors from the pantry, boxes of groceries, and holiday meals. The center also refers clients to SNAP food stamp application sites in Collin County Texas.

Amazing Grace Food Pantry
1711 Parker Road
Wylie, TX 75098
Phone: (972) 292-7241
Hours: Tuedays 10am-2pm, Thursdays 6pm-8pm, and Saturdays 8am-12pm
We provide clients a week’s worth of groceries every week. Toiletries, cleaning products and pet food is available on occasion.





Community Lifeline Center
Address of the pantry is 1601 N. Waddill  #102
McKinney, Texas  75069
Dial 972-542-0020
Appointments are required. In addition to groceries, food, baby formula, and related items, the non-profit may have emergency financial assistance in a crisis.

Hearts and Hands Community Outreach of Garland
1700 W. Kingsley RD
Garland, Texas 75041
Call 972-278-2175 for hours.
Provides food, meals, and other support to the needy in Collin County who live in the immediate 75041 zip code area.

Anna Christian Community Outreach
Anna, Texas 75409
Call (214)884-6871 for location.

Assistance Center of Collin County
Address - 900 East 18th Street
Plano, Texas 75074
Primary phone number - (972)422-1850
In addition to providing food from a pantry, can also provide other outreach type services, such as counseling, help in applying for government assistance such as food stamps, and other forms of support. Learn more on the Collin County assistance center.

Blue Ridge Community Food Pantry / First Baptist Church – Can provide assistance, food, groceries, and advice to members of the local Collin County community.
316 Highway 78 North
Blue Ridge, TX 75424

Christ Cares For Princeton - Princeton Church of Christ
Location - 301 East Princeton Drive
Princeton, TX 75407
Church phone number - (972)734-3355

A Christian Food Pantry and Thrift Store
Address is 1116 Dobie Dr., Ste. 102
Plano, Texas 75074
This non-profit serves food-insecure families of Collin County and Garland, Texas, regardless of religion. The charity run pantry offers a fresh healthy selection of fruits, boxes of groceries and vegetables. Clothing and more is at the thrift store. Also, the generous donations made to the thrift support the food pantry operations.

Community Food Pantry
A location
of this Collin Community Food Pantry is at 307 Smith Street, McKinney, TX 75069. Phone number (972)547-4404.
Volunteers work at the charity. They provide both emergency assistance and long term support to Collin County families. Whether it is a box of free food, baby formula, or referrals to employment, various social services are administered.





Wylie Community Christian Care Center
1310 W. Brown Street
Wylie, TX  75098

EPIC, East Plano Islamic Center
1350 Star Ct
Plano TX 75074
The center is the biggest Islamic Center in North Texas serving North Texas regardless of race or creed. They have adopted our food services via drive through & doorstep delivery. they service all zip codes in North Texas.

Allen Food Pantry
1515 N. Greenville Ave
Allen TX 75002
This charity supports the region of Serving Allen, Lucas and town of Fairview. Free boxes of groceries, hot meals, and limited delivery for seniors may be arranged.

Farmersville Ministerial Alliance
The non-profit is run from the 1st Baptist Church of Farmersville.
Farmersville, TX 75442
Primary phone number - (972)782-8428
Fruits, vegetables, and other healthy alternatives are available.

Christian Benevolent Outreach
Location of the food pantry is 1804 P Ave
Plano, TX 75074
A number of assistance programs are offered. They include food, groceries, financial aid, baby formula and more. The Collin County agency helps the poor, hungry, and immigrants from their food pantry as well as social service center.

Frisco's Project for the Future
Pantry address - 8760 John Elliot Drive
Frisco, Texas 75034

God's Food Pantry
3420 East 14th
Plano, Texas 75074
Food pantry phone number is (972)633-9777
Low income families, the unemployed, and struggling individuals from Collin County may apply for assistance from the free food bank.

Collin County Agency on Aging
Call at 800-272-3921
Senior citizens as well as the disabled can use this non-profit. They offer Meals on Wheels, frozen holiday food, transportation, and other services for the elderly.







Minnie's Food Pantry
3198 W. Parker Rd., Ste. 3124
Plano, TX 75075
Food, support, and more is offered to people with a crisis. They will do what they can to help, including offer referrals to local non-profits and non-financial support.

Plano Food Pantry-Holy Nativity Episcopal Church
2200 E. 18th Street
Plano, TX 75074
Phone number - (972)704-5689

FBC Allen
Location is 201 E McDermott Dr.
Allen, TX 75002
(972) 727-8241
They provide free groceries, holiday meals, and food to immigrants as well as Latinos. There are other free personal hygiene supplies or household goods.

Saint Michael's Saint Vincent DePaul
Food bank address - 411 Paula
McKinney, TX 75069
Office phone number - (972)562-1107
A great place to call for free food, meals, and groceries, and other support. A thrift store, clothing, limited financial assistance for bills and housing may be available from time to time as well, for income qualified individuals.

Salvation Army
3528 E. 14th Street
Plano, Texas 75074
Branch phone number - (972)423-8254
Similar to St. Vincent as noted above in that other programs can be offered too. Seasonal programs include Thanksgiving and Christmas meals, as well as snacks and free school supplies for children.

Seven Loaves Food Pantry & Community Center, located in St. Andrew United Methodist Church
Address - 5801 W. Plano Parkway
Plano, Texas 75093
Telephone number - (469)385-1813
Volunteers offer non-perishable food, milk, canned meat, and more. Immigrants and also single parents are heavy users of the free food pantry.

Frisco Family Services
Location is 9085 Dogwood St
Frisco, TX 75033
Main phone -972-335-9495
A social service agency for town residents. A pantry can offer immediate relief. Case managers will also direct clients to government programs, such as WIC vouchers or food stamps. There is also commodity foods for the elderly, assistance for single parents as well as the unemployed, and many other programs.

Church based, Christian Pantry
Location is 2010 G Avenue
Plano, TX  75074
Call 972-578-5730 for hours.





Melissa Community Outreach
3107 Hwy 5
Melissa, TX 75454
Phone - 972-837-1138
Whether it is non-perishable food, hygiene supplies, or household goods, the non-profit may be able to help.

Additional food assistance programs in Collin County

Dial 214.330.1396 to get information on other food programs in Collin County near you. Pantries and feeding sites may have free boxes of food, holiday meals, snacks for students from the backpack program and other support. Or get help applying for WIC vouchers or SNAP food stamps.

By Jon McNamara











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