Our mission at Project Love Food Pantry is to serve our community by providing assistance to those in need with compassion, respect, and dignity. We offer canned goods, cereals, pasta, meats, breads, milk, and other assorted food items, as well as some personal care items, paper products, and cleaning supplies. When available, Project Love Food Pantry also offers fresh fruits and vegetables.
During the first quarter of 2018, Project Love Food Pantry was able to serve 2,402 people from 705 families, an average of 54 families per week.
50,552 lbs. of food was received in total of which 50% was purchased.
7 communities were served including Cedar Lake, Lowell, Crown Point, Shelby, Hebron, St. John and Sumava.
Project Love Food Pantry recently distributed 20 Easter food baskets to area families.
The Easter food baskets included a ham, mashed potatoes, vegetables, bread, butter, pie and milk.
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and directions to the Project Love Food Pantry
The following items are always in need by the food pantry to supplement the bulk items received by the NWI Food Bank to provide a balanced menu to the Project Love Food Pantry recipients.
Fruit, fruit cups, dried fruit, applesauce,
100% juice, juice boxes
Stews, soups, ravioli, lasagna
spaghetti & meatballs
Tuna, chicken, ham
Breakfast cereals, rice, pasta, dried beans
Granola bars, crackers, cookies
Diapers, wipes, formula, infant foods
Feminine products, hand sanitizer, toothbrushes & tooth paste, soap
shaving items, shampoo
Toilet tissue, paper towels
laundry soap, dish soap