We are closed for all Federal and Christian holidays.
The Interchurch Food Pantry of Johnson County Indiana
works to alleviate hunger in Johnson County.
Matthew 25:35 “For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty
and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in.”
We Have An Immediate need for Toilet Paper. We’ve used up our supply of toilet paper and it’s one of the most requested items. We always need the following food items: Green Beans, Tuna in water, Thin Spaghetti, Pork & Beans, Canned Fruit, Saltines, Spaghetti & Meatballs, Tomato Juice, Mac & Cheese, Peanut Butter, Breakfast Cereal
The Pantry’s annual yard sale will be Saturday, August 3, 2013, 9am-noon. Clothes (in good condition) may be donated to support this cause. Drop off Monday-Friday, noon-3pm at the Pantry. Thanks for your support!
The Pantry is celebrating its 30th year of operation on Sunday, August 25, 2013, 1-3pm. Join us at the Pantry for a reception with volunteers, donors, churches and other supporters.
The 2013 Chili Cook-off will be Sunday, October 13, 4-7pm. All proceeds benefit the hungry in Johnson County. Save the date!
DINING TO DONATE – COMING SOON
Please click below for coupon to present at the restaurant.
Ritters- June 19
Bravo’s- June 23-24
Operation: Save our Food
The Pantry kicked off a capital project to upgrade its warehouse storage warehouse with the goal of raising $19,500 by spring 2013. We are pleased to announce that the goal of $19,500 has been raised thanks to the churches, companies and organizations listed below.
The final donation to achieve the goal was a $4,300 grant by the Community Impact Fund, Shaul Family Fund, Kay and Bob Heiskell Family Fund, Max Carter and Iris Lucille Hardin Fund, Charles F. Deppe, MD Fund and Jim and Mary Barnaby Family Fund of the Johnson County Community Foundation. A special thank you to the Johnson County Community Foundation for making this possible.
Bluff Creek Christian Heartland Machine
Community Congregational Church Hopewell Presbyterian Church
First Baptist Church of Greenwood Johnson County Community Foundation
Franklin Community Church Mt. Auburn United Methodist Church
Franklin Elks Prince of Peace United Church of Christ
Friendship Baptist Church Providence Christian Church
Grace United Methodist Church
A big thank you to the above for their support!
WE WANT TO THANK
Corporate and Community Organization Donors- We want to thank the companies and community organizations that have supported the Pantry through monetary donations. They include:
Ally Financial Branigin Foundation
Caterpillar Foundation Crane Credit Union
Duke Energy Franklin Lodge Elks
Franklin Rotary’s Hogroast Franklin Kiwanis Club
Good Cheer Fund Heartland Bank
Heartland Machine & Engineering Indianapolis Power & Light Co.
Meijer Seratoma of Greenwood
Food Drives- We also want to thank many generous groups that have recently sponsored food drives for the Pantry. Their generosity allows us to feed the hungery in Johnson County. They include:
Ray Skillman Ford Greenwood Park Mall
The Artcraft- Cans for Cartoons Amcor Corporation
Franklin Family Denistry Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity
Franklin College G&H Orthodontics
Johnson County REMC Whiteland High School & Middle School
A big thanks to Grace United Methodist Church who provided 400 bags of potatoes to the Pantry. In addition, we thank S.S. Francis and Clair Church and Mt. Pleasant Christian Church for providing Thanksgiving baskets to Pantry clients.
Churches and Individuals- And finally, we’d like to thank all the churches and individuals that have supported the Pantry throughout the year. It’s greatly appreciated!
Pantry Cookbooks- The Pantry continues to sell a delightful collection of recipes with proceeds directly benefiting the hungry in Johnson County. Cookbooks are available during Pantry operating hours for $5.00. They make ideal gifts.