Congregate Meal Sites/Peace Meals:

-Reduced cost meals for senior citizens. Sometimes offering home delivery as well

Cissna Park:

Farmer Convention Center (815) 457-2994

DQ Restaurant (815) 457-2368


Milford Community Center (815) 889-4698

Bert’s Place (815) 889-9902


Family Table Restaurant (815) 432-2727


Paxton Nutrition Site (217) 379-4203


Milford Ministerial Association Food Pantry

-Serves families of Milford, Stockland, Cissna Park, Wellington, Woodworth, and Schwer

-Food distributed Mon., Wed., Fri. 3:30-4:30pm. Must call for an appointment

Contact Info:

129 E. Jones St., Milford, IL 60953

(815) 889-4975


Sheldon Area Food Pantry

-Open Wednesdays from 9-11am, serves Iroquois County

Contact Info:

107 N. 4th Street, Sheldon, IL 60966

G.O.D.’s Food Pantry

-Serves families of Gilman, Onarga, Danforth, Thawville, and Crescent City

-Food available Tuesdays 9am-12pm as well as last Tuesday of the month 4-6:30pm. Clients can come once a month

Contact Info:

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church

116 N. Thomas St., Gilman, IL 60938

(815) 265-7920


Backpack Blessings

-free backpacks filled with non perishable food items that are sent home with students over the weekend

-Provided to students who qualify for free/reduced lunches. Sign up at school

Contact Info:

Milford Christian Church

811 E. Hickory, Milford, IL 60953

(815) 889-4474


Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

-Helps provide food assistance to low income families through a debit-like card that can be used to buy groceries at authorized food stores and retailers

Contact Info:

1 (800) 843-6154


Angel’s Closet

-Free clothing to those in need, donations accepted

-Open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 9-noon or by appointment

Contact Info:

130 E Jones St, Milford, IL 60953


The Salvation Army

-Thrift store

Contact Info:

855 E Fairchild St, Danville, IL 61832

(217) 442-5911

Thrift Shop of Paxton

-Thrift store

-Open Wednesday to Friday 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. and Saturday 10 to noon

Contact Info:

110 N Market St, Paxton, IL 60957

(217) 379-3107


Harbor House Resale Store

-Thrift store, includes 10 cent racks

-Open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m.

Contact Info:

100 Walnut St, Watseka, IL 60970 (815) 432-3525


Grace Bible Church

-Free clothing offered at different times throughout the year. Call for more details

Contact Info:

201 County Rd 780 N, Cissna Park, IL 60924

(815) 457-2977

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