Food Pantry Locations

DMARC partners with 13 food pantry sites around the city to provide food for people who request it.

Download a map of our food pantry locations (PDF). En EspaƱol.

Download a list of our food pantry locations and hours (PDF).

To find out which pantry is closest to you, use our mapping tool or contact DMARC at 515-277-6969.



IMPACT Community Action Partnership (Ankeny)

Choice Pantry
Handicap Accessible

515-965-0433
Website

2701 SE Convenience Blvd, Suite 2
Ankeny, IA 50021

Operating Hours

Sunday
Monday 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Thursday 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday

Clive Community Services

Choice Pantry
Clothing Closet
Handicap Accessible

515-257-8550
Website

2190 NW 82nd Street, Suite A
Clive, IA 50325

Operating Hours

Sunday
Monday 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Saturday

Bidwell-Riverside Center

Choice Pantry
Handicap Accessible
Clothing Closet
SNAP Intake

515-244-6251, ext. #213
Website

1203 S.E. Hartford Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50315

Operating Hours

Sunday
Monday 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday 12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Thursday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Central Iowa Shelter & Services

Choice Pantry
Handicap Accessible
Clothing Closet
SNAP Intake

515-284-5719
Website

1420 Mulberry Street
Des Moines, IA 50309

Operating Hours

Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Monday
Tuesday 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. & 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Thursday 12:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Friday 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday

Drake Area Food Pantry

Choice Pantry
Handicap Accessible

515-518-4770
Website

3226 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311

Operating Hours

Sunday
Monday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Saturday

Polk County River Place Food Pantry

Choice Pantry
Handicap Accessible
Workforce Development
SNAP Intake

515-286-3695
Website

2309 Euclid Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50310

Operating Hours

Sunday
Monday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday

Polk County Northside Food Pantry

Choice Pantry
Handicap Accessible

(515) 286-2220
Website

3010 Sixth Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50313

Operating Hours

Sunday
Monday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday

Partnership Place

Choice Pantry
Handicap Accessible
Clothing Closet

515-868-1357
Website

5870 Merle Hay Road, Suite D
Johnston, IA 50131

Operating Hours

Sunday
Monday
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday
Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Friday
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Salvation Army Citadel (East)

Handicap Accessible
Workforce Development
SNAP Intake

515-266-3156
Website

1216 East 25th Court
Des Moines, IA 50317

Operating Hours

Sunday
Monday 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday

Salvation Army Temple (West)

Choice Pantry
Handicap Accessible
Workforce Development
SNAP Intake

515-282-3422
Website

1330 6th Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50314

Operating Hours

Sunday
Monday 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday

Catholic Charities Outreach Center

Handicap Accessible
Clothing Closet

515-262-7290
Website

1815 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50316

Operating Hours

Sunday
Monday 10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday 10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Wednesday 10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Thursday 10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Saturday

West Des Moines Human Services

Choice Pantry
Handicap Accessible
Clothing Closet (only serves residents of West Des Moines, Clive, Urbandale & Windsor Heights)

515-222-3660
Website

139 6th Street
West Des Moines, IA 50265

Operating Hours

Sunday
Monday 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. & 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. (each 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening of the month)
Wednesday 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Thursday 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Saturday

Urbandale Food Pantry

Choice Pantry
Handicap Accessible
Clothing Closet

515-251-6688
Website

7611 Douglas Avenue, Suite 34/35
Urbandale, IA 50322

Operating Hours

Sunday
Monday 9:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday 9:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Thursday 9:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Friday
Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.