Local food banks provide food and personal items to help families and/or individuals in the community who may need some assistance. If you feel you have a need in this area or know someone who might, come and see them. They’d be glad to help.
Community Food Pantry (West Branch) 989-345-0493
Hours: Wednesdays from 10:00 am to 12 noon or as needed by phone.
- Hale — 989-728-3474 or 728-6991
- Oscoda – 989-739-9400
Good News Ministries Lutheran Church (Whittemore) 989-756-2159
- Hours: Monday – Wednesday – Friday – 9:00 am to 11:00 am.
Holy Family Church (East Tawas) 989-362-3162
- Hours: Tuesdays from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Oscoda Assembly of God (Oscoda) 989-739-5406 or 989-739-5441
- West Branch — 989-345-4690
o (Ogemaw County residents only, must provide identification)
o Hours: Wednesdays from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm or by phone.
- Rose City — 989-390-6539
SIDE DOOR FOOD PANTRY (West Branch) 989-345-2260
- Hours: By appointment or at the church every Thursday from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.
St Francis Center Pantry (Prescott) — 989-873-4462
- Hours: Mondays-Wednesdays-Fridays 10:00 am to 12 noon, except on days where school is closed due to bad weather.
St. Pius Church (Hale) – 989-728-2278