Food & Clothing Pantry

Food & Clothing Pantry hours:

  • Mondays 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

  • Tuesdays 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

  • Wednesdays 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

  • Thursdays 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

  • Fridays 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

  • Saturdays 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Services - Without an ID:

  • Any-time food items (daily)

  • Meals From The Heartland (daily)

  • Bread and Sweets (daily)

  • Clothing (daily)

  • Household Item (daily) 

  • Outside Produce (when available)

  • USDA Food - If you are unable to provide   an ID, a limited amount of food is available. (every 7 days)

Services - With an ID:

  • Food Package (every 7 days)

  • Toiletries/Personals (once per month*)

  • Feminine Hygiene Products (once per month*)

  • Diapers (once per month*)

  • Formula (once per month*)

  • Baby Food (once per month*)

  • Baby Wipes (once per month*)

  • Incontinence Products (twice per month*)

*All services except food are subject to availability. 

Pantry Wait Time:

Text the word WAIT to 515-218-7480 for 
pantry wait time or to see if we are open.

Other Information:

  • All services are first come, first serve.

  • We are a no boundary pantry; we welcome everyone no matter where you live. 

  • Financial information is not needed.

  • Member of Des Moines Area Religious Council (DMARC) Food Pantry Network.

  • Proud Partner of Food Bank of Iowa.

Accepted Forms of Identification:

  • Photo IDs 

  • Passports 

  • Medical Cards 

  • Birth Certificates 

  • School IDs 

  • Court or State of Iowa Documents

  • Polk County Human Services Documents

  • Current DHS Decision (Dept. of Human Services) 

  • Federal Bureau of Prisons Inmate ID Card

 

No IDs expired for 18 months or greater.

1203 Hartford Avenue

Des Moines, Iowa 50315

bidwell@bidwellriverside.org

 

Phone: 515-244-6251

Fax: 515-244-3815

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This institution is an equal opportunity provider.  To view our Nondiscrimination Statement, click here.

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