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Free food pantries, groceries and soup kitchens in Scott County Iowa.

Find where to go for free groceries and hot meals in the Davenport Iowa area. Locate food banks, emergency pantries, Meals on Wheels programs and other programs. Thousands of families in Scott County receive free groceries each today (including today), meals, personal hygiene supplies and referrals every year from various organizations. Find where to go, and how to get assistance from food pantries near you in Scott County Iowa below.

Clients range from single moms to senior citizens, the disabled, people with no money in Scott County IA and unemployed. There are pantries that are part of the Churches United network, applications to SNAP food stamp and EBT cards, government aid and more. Whether a family has a child, senior, or disabled member, there are no restrictions in place other than household income.

The food banks in Davenport and across Scott County, including drive thru pantries, are open limited hours, with some open today. They also may not always have what a family needs, but the volunteers will offer referrals. When possible, there may be groceries, fresh produce, canned goods, cat or dog pet food for seniors and more. Even find free food for cats.

They also usually have other supplies such as hygiene items or even diapers. Families living in poverty, or that are facing a crisis, can get help. Food, information on financial aid, clothing, and more may be provided in Scott County.

Places to get free groceries in Davenport IA and the county

Churches United
There are several charities that participate. This Scott County Iowa network try to feed the hungry and provide them support, guidance, and counseling. There may be emergency boxes of food, blankets for the homeless, and also Thanksgiving or Christmas meals, depending on the location. Or get free per food, personal hygiene items such as soap or detergency, toilet paper and other goods. The main intake number is (563) 332-5002.

  • -Bettendorf Community Center, 2204 Grant Street, Bettendorf, Iowa 52722
  • -All Saints Lutheran Church Food Pantry is at 5002 Jersey Ridge Road, Davenport, IA 52807
  • -St. Mark Lutheran is part of the network. Location is 2363 West Third Street, Davenport, IA 52802.
  • -Friendly House - 1221 Myrtle Street, Davenport, Iowa 52804
  • -Princeton Presbyterian Church Food Pantry is at 630 Third Street, Princeton, IA 52768
  • -Prince of Peace Lutheran Church Food Pantry, 415 West 53rd Street, Davenport, IA 52807
  • -Progressive Baptist is part of Churches United, and this location is at 1302 East 12th Street, Davenport, IA 52803.
  • -Food Pantry at The Center, 1411 Brady Street, Davenport, Iowa 52803




Word of Faith Tabernacle Church Food Pantry
Address - 3414 Rockingham Road, Davenport, IA 52804. Main phone is (563) 505-6278 or (563) 676-8113
A food pantry has canned goods, fruits, dairy, and more. Get pasta, free baby formula, canned meat, shelf stable food and more.

City Center Ministry
Main address is 529 Western Avenue, Davenport, Iowa 52803. Telephone: (563) 332-5002
Free food is offered in Scott County by the charity. The staff will also offer linkage to food stamp sites, winter clothing or holiday meals, and other aid.

St. James
Location is 1705 Oak Street, Bettendorf, IA 52722. Call (563) 355-4161
The hours are limited. They receive donations from churches and surplus food from restaurants and the items are used to feed the hungry. There are also free holiday meals in Scott County, including Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Bethel AME Food Pantry
323 West 11th Street, Davenport, IA 52803. Call  (563) 322-6622

Central Community Circle
Main pantry address: 530 Vine Street, Davenport, Iowa 52802. Dial (563) 332-5002 or (563) 322-8253
Programs include summer snacks for Scott County children, home delivery of meals to senior citizens, and a few day supply of groceries.

Scott County IA Salvation Army
A variety of social services, including free food programs, are offered. The Christian charity helps feed the homeless, unemployed, working poor and less fortunate. Get free boxes of groceries or help applying for EBT cards. Or get hot meals, Thanksgiving or Christmas food baskets, paper products, and more. Continue with Salvation Army assistance programs Davenport Iowa.





North Scott Food Pantry
500 West LeClaire Road, Eldridge, IA 52748. Main phone - 563-285-8444.

McAnthony Window Food Pantry
Address is 417 N Main St, Davenport, IA 52801. Dial 563-322-3303

Vera French Carol Center
A free soup kitchen and Meal Site is at 808 North Harrison Street, Davenport, IA 52803. Dial 563-322-5276
Get free breakfast, lunches, dinners and more. The homeless can get a warm meal and blanket, or the hungry can get food. Kids/students out of school can get free summer snacks too.

Cordelia's Heart Food Pantry at Redeemed Voices Worship Center
Location is 1031 W 3rd Street, Davenport, IA 52803. Call 563-232-9079
Free groceries, food baskets, paper goods, pasta, sauce, bread and other goods are offered.

Zion Lutheran Church Food Pantry
1216 W 8th St, Davenport, IA 52802. Main phone 563-322-3533

Christ Apostolic
1206 6th Street, Davenport, IA 52802. Dial (563) 322-1640
Lunches from the soup kitchen may be served, including to the homeless or residents out of resources. There is also a free food pantry on site.

River Bend Food Bank
Address is 4010 Kimmel Drive, Davenport, IA 52802. Main phone (563) 345-6490
There are several food assistance programs run by this Scott County non-profit that also supports many other counties in Iowa. The food bank partners with local pantries and soup kitchens to feed the needy, low-income and people facing hunger. Or get information on applications to government benefits from the USDA.

Churches United - Buffalo Community Center
426 Clark Street, Buffalo, Iowa 52728. Dial (563) 381-3456 or (563) 332-5002
A food bank helps the unemployed, low income, and working poor. Free food is combined with groceries, information on shelter, Christmas toys, and more. Or apply for Meals on Wheels for seniors and the disabled. There is also a Kid Cafe for children, weekend backpacks full of healthy snacks, and applications to other benefits.

Bettendorf First Assembly of God
1811 18th Street
Bettendorf, Iowa 52722
Dial (563) 355-2249

Humility of Mary Housing, Inc.
3805 Mississippi Avenue
Davenport, Iowa 52807
Main phone - (563) 326-1330





King's Harvest Ministries
824 West 3rd Street
Davenport, IA 52802
Supplies include grooming items, diapers, shoes for students, and a pantry.

Additional free food programs in Scott County Iowa near you

For more information on where to turn to for free food in an emergency near you in Davenport or the county, dial 319.235.0507 or 563.345.6490 for referrals. Residents of Scott County can also learn about public aid (such as food stamps or WIC), resources for children, or Feeding America resources in the region. Or get applications for Meals on Wheels home delivery services and more.


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