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Free food banks, pantries and soup kitchens Saginaw County Michigan.

Find details on free food pantries at charities or non-profit organizations in Saginaw County. The distribution centers help feed thousands of low-income families each year. Get free groceries from a food bank near you, meals from soup kitchens, drive-thru feeding sites and other charities. Learn where to get free food from a pantry in Saginaw County near you below.

Resources will vary by location, but in general many of the centers provide bagged groceries, free holiday food baskets, baby formula and personal hygiene supplies for struggling families, seniors, single moms and people with no money in Saginaw County. Most of the free food banks and drive thru pantries do limit how many times someone can use the services of a pantry. There is also a phone number at the bottom of the page for more food programs in Saginaw County.

In addition to providing assistance such as a hot nutritious meals and groceries to disadvantaged individuals in the community, most locations can also distribute items such as clothing vouchers in an emergency. Or they have Meals on Wheels for the homebound in the county as well as serve free holiday meals, including at Christmas and Thanksgiving.

Charities and churches for free food in Saginaw County

First Ward Community Services
Location of the center is 1410 North 12th Street, Saginaw, Michigan 48601. Main phone number - (989) 753-0411
Eligibility includes the applicant needs to be a Saginaw County resident. The Michigan Bridge Card may be used. Aid is limited too. For example, a family of one person cannot receive more than $150.00 on their Bridge Card. Then you will need to add an additional $50.00 for each additional family member. The non-profit will rely on state of Michigan food assistance guidelines for the free emergency food pantry. Additional seasonal and financial assistance programs for Saginaw County residents include:

  • After school meal programs, and summer lunches including kids café.
  • Seniors programs, including first ward senior citizens center, Meals on Wheels for disabled or elderly people and Ensure.
  • Soup kitchens, including community soup kitchen for the poor and homeless in Saginaw County.




Old Town Christian Outreach Center
Location is 600 Gratiot, Saginaw, MI 48602. Telephone number is (989) 249-8696
Resources offered include the “old town groceries and clothing pantry”. New or gently used clothing may be provided.

Saginaw Community Service Center Seventh Day Adventist
Address of food pantry is 2755 North Center Road, Saginaw, Michigan 48603. Cal the center at (989) 799-5670 or (989) 798-4664
Food assistance, referrals, and other advice may be provided to the low income and working poor in the community. Meals around Thanksgiving and Christmas may be available too.

Shield of Faith - His Hands Food Pantry
10322 Swan Creek Road, Saginaw, Michigan 48609. Telephone - (989) 781-4668

Salvation Army - Saginaw County
Center address - 2030 North Carolina Street, Saginaw, MI 48602. Call (989) 401-7881
One of the leading charity agencies in Michigan. Programs offered include one or more of the following, as funding permits. Financial assistance for electric and heating bills, rent, and more. A thrift store, food pantry, and clothing closet may be offered.

Get canned groceries for low-income families in Saginaw County, infant formula, cereal and even household items like free detergent or toilet paper from the client choice food bank. Gifts and free meals (at Thanksgiving or Christmas) may be offered for children, seniors, single moms and the low income. More on food assistance Saginaw County Salvation Army.

Center Road Church Of Christ
1325 North Center Road, Saginaw, MI 48638. Dial (989) 790-2707 for applications.
They run a food pantry for the working poor, veterans, military personnel, their immediate families and also spouses of the Armed services.





Harvest Assembly of God
625 S 17th St., Saginaw, MI 48601. Dial 989-332-3515

Christ Kingdom Ministries
A free food pantry and soup kitchen is at 5638 Dixie Hwy, Saginaw, MI 48601. Call 989-777-2950

Trinity UMC
Location is 1629 Brady St., Chesaning, MI 48616. Main number is 989-845-3157
They are part of the United Methodist Church organization. Get free food, shelf stable food, clothes, hot meals or a drink and more. People of all faiths are helped. Or locate additional UMC church near you help with electric bill.

East Side Soup Kitchen
940 E Genesee Ave, Saginaw, MI. Phone: (989) 755-3663
Serves the homeless, children, and families in poverty. Get a free lunch, breakfast or dinner. There are free holiday meals, access to a laundry in Saginaw County and other support.

Center Road Church of Christ
1325 N. Center Rd., Saginaw, MI 48638. Phone 989-790-2707
Based on donation, the free food bank for the poor, low-income and disabled in Saginaw County will have cereal, fresh eggs, frozen meat, diapers or formula for single moms, fresh fruit, bread and vegetables

Oakley Community Church
327 S. Main St., Oakley, MI 48649. Main number is 989-845-4644

Radiant Church of God
708 W. Genesee St., Saginaw, MI 48602. Call 989-401-2134

Good Neighbors Mission
Location is 1318 Cherry, Saginaw, MI 48601. Call 989-399-9918
Programs include a free soup kitchen, brown bag lunches, snacks for kids during the summer and more. There may be free pet food in Saginaw County too.

Freeland Lions Club
Location is 7920 Mielke, Freeland, MI 48623. Dial 989-493-3407
A mobile and drive thru pantry feeds struggling people. Kids, seniors and others in need can get free food, groceries, hand sanitizer, soap, and non-perishable items from the charity.

St Pauls Episcopal Church
Address: 720 Tuscola Street, Saginaw, MI 48607. Dial (989) 755-3449
The charity operates a free food pantry a couple days a week for low income Saginaw County families, including senior citizens.





Sheridan Road Baptist Church Food Pantry
6911 Sheridan Road, Saginaw, Michigan 48601. Call the church at (989) 777-0550 for hours and information on the food programs, clothing, and social services they offer.

Additional free food programs near you in Saginaw County

For the locations of other food pantries or soup kitchens near you, or information on application sites for SNAP food stamps or government assistance in Saginaw County, dial 810.239.4441 or 517.853.7800. Numerous other programs are available, including Feeding America services to feed the hungry, SNAP food stamp applications, surplus USDA commodities and more.


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