Food Assistance
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program:

SNAP Program Helps Qualifying Families Meet Nutritional Needs

Families may qualify for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) to help meet their nutritional needs. Eligible families are issued an electronic debit card, which can be used for food at participating stores.  Initial applications for SNAP can be completed in this office or online at: Self Service Applications

Women, Infant & Children (WIC):

WIC was established as a permanent program in 1974 to safeguard the health of low-income women, infants, and children up to age 5 who are at nutritional risk.  For more information or to apply, click here.

School Food & Nutrition Services:

The Food and Nutrition Service administers several programs that provide healthy food to children including the National School Lunch ProgramSchool Breakfast ProgramChild and Adult Care Food ProgramSummer Food Service ProgramFresh Fruit and Vegetable Program, and Special Milk Program

To apply online for free and reduced priced meals, 


Kids Eat Free in Dayton:

Eating out with the family doesn't have to break the bank.  Click here for a list of restaurants in Dayton where kids eat FREE!


Bulk Food Purchasing:

The products you love in bulk delivered directly to your door.

Amazon Prime Pantry

Prime members can shop for groceries and household products with a wide selection of products and exclusive savings such as weekly deals and coupons.  Prime is just $5.99/month for those with EBT or Medicaid with free grocery delivery coming soon!

Certified organic, Gluten Free, Non GMO, No Sugar Added, Vegan and Certified Kosher.  Better everything, for everyone.  All products just $3/EACH.

Online discount pet food/supply purchasing

Grocery Shopping Services:

Kroger Clicklist

Shop online for the products you need and pick up your order at the store from the convenience of your car! Kroger associates will even bring out your order and load it for you.  First 3 shopping trips are FREE.

Walmart Grocery

Grocery shopping. Reimagined.  Order fresh groceries online with same-day pickup.

Meijer Shipt

Order fresh groceries online with same-day pickup.  2 weeks free & $15 off your first order.

Food Pantry Information:

Bogg Mobile Food Pantry:

No identification required.  Distribution runs from 6-7:30 pm.  Arrive no earlier than 5:30 pm.

1st Tuesday of every month at CF Holliday Elementary, 4100 S. Dixie, Moraine, 45439

4th Thursday of every month at Beavertown Elementary, 2700 Wilmington Pike, Kettering, 45419 

Additional locations: Bogg Mobile Food Pantry


Good Neighbor House:

Good Neighbor Food Pantry

Need proof of income and birth certificates for everyone in the home


Greenmont Food Pantry:

Greenmont Food Pantry

Need proof of income and birth certificates for everyone in the home


Food Bank at Life Enrichment Center:

First Wednesday of the Month from 1-2:

56 Armor Pl., Dayton.  461-0265 x 33

Only need to fill out JFS application to receive assistance


South Community Food Pantry:

(Also open on Saturdays)

Call for days/hours of operation  293-8300

Need proof of income and birth certificates for everyone in the home

First Dawn Food Pantry at Centerville United Methodist Church:

 63 E. Franklin St. Centerville, OH

Serving residents in the 45440 & 45429 zip codes only:

Every Thursday evening from 6-7:30 p.m. (First come, first served)


Feeding Friends Food Pantry at Harmony Creek Church:

5280 Bigger Rd., Kettering, OH

Serving residents in the 45440 & 45429 zip codes only:

Every Thursday evening from 5:30-7 p.m. and the third Saturday of each month from 7:30-9 a.m. (First come, first served)

Harmony Creek Church Food Pantry


House of Bread:

9 Orth Ave., Dayton

Free lunch served daily from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

No identification needed


Agape Distribution Center:

1400 Linden Avenue, Dayton

Serving all residents of Montgomery County, (937) 604-8301

Picture ID needed.  Can visit once every two weeks

Open Tues-Fri from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.


Belmont Food Pantry at Belmont United Methodist Church:

2701 S. Smithville Rd., Dayton, (937) 254-1788

Serving residents in zip code 45420 only-Saturdays from 10-noon

Need proof of residence & picture ID.  Can visit once a month.

Central Christian Church Food Pantry:

1200 Forrer Blvd, Dayton

(937) 254-2649

Open Mondays from 1-2 p.m.


Community Pentecostal Worship Center:

8501 Dayton Germantown Pike, Germantown (937) 895-4200

Proof of residence & picture ID.  Can visit once per month

Open Mondays from 6-7:30 p.m.


Dakota Center:

33 Barnett St: Dayton (937) 228-8961

**Kids Cafe Only.  Must be a member of the Dakota center & live in zip code 45409. Meals & snacks provided throughout the day.

Can visit every day Monday-Friday from 9 a.m.- 8 p.m.


Dayton Episcopal Food Pantry:

1060 Salem Ave., Dayton

(937) 278-7345

Proof of residence & picture ID.  Can visit once per month

Open the 3rd & 4th Saturdays of the month from 9-11:30 a.m.


Emmanuel Lutheran Church:

4865 Wilmington Pike, Kettering

(937) 434-1798

God’s Grace Food Pantry & Mobile Food Pantry Locations:

622 Springfield St., Dayton, OH 45403.  

(937) 397-4124

Open the 1st-3rd Wednesday of each month from 10:30am- 1pm & 4-8pm.

Click here for the mobile food pantry event dates.

Bring your government-issued ID to any of the locations to receive assistance.

St. Vincent De Paul-St. Albert Chapter:

3033 Far Hills Ave, Kettering

(937) 293-1191 

Must live in 45429 or 45440 zip codes.  Families can receive help with food, utilities & clothing.  For assistance in other zip codes, please click here!

Additional Pantry Listings


Pet Food Pantry Information

Cincinnati Pet Food Pantry
All Creatures Great and Small

SICSA-Pet Adoption Center provides a "Free to a Good Home" bench.  Open bags/containers of pet food are free to pet owners on a first-come, first-served basis.

Paw Patrol Dayton


For Veterinarian Assistance, click here!

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