Anoka County Food Shelves

Update 3/31/2020: Due to COVID-19, many food shelves are offering pre-packed food boxes at this time. Some food shelves may have modified services and hours, or they may have temporarily closed. PLEASE CALL AHEAD. Some sites have border restrictions and days/hours are subject to change.

Hunger Solutions MN
Offers a variety of resources for individuals and families seeking food resources. The Minnesota Food Help Line assesses your individual/family situation and provides solutions to your food needs. Call 1-888-711-1151 to be connected with resources and/or receive assistance registering for SNAP/WIC. Help Line hours are Monday - Friday, 10:00am to 5:00pm.

Listed below are food shelves and food distribution sites available to Anoka County residents. Food shelf and Manna Market operating hours, along with communities served, are subject to change. Please direct all questions about food shelf operations to the individual food shelf. 

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Anoka County Food Shelves

ACBC Food Shelf
2615 9th Avenue North Anoka, MN 55303
(763) 422-0046
Monday 10:00 - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 - 3:00 pm
Thursday 2:00 - 7:00 pm
Appointments required and can be made via website or over the phone
Clothing closet currently closed
Serving the communities of Andover, Anoka, Coon Rapids, Nowthen, Oak Grove, Ramsey, portions of Champlin, but all are welcome

Anoka Covenant Church
752 Grant Street, Anoka, MN 55303
(763) 421-5194
Mondays 12:00 - 2:00 pm
Serving residents of Anoka County, but all are welcome

Blaine United Methodist Church
621 115th Avenue NE, Blaine, MN 55434
(763) 757-2170
Thursdays 10:00 - 12:00pm
All are welcome

Centennial Community Food Shelf
200 Civic Heights Circle, Circle Pines, MN 55014
(763) 784-2013
Mondays and Thursdays 4:00 - 6:00 pm
Closed on holidays
Serving the communities of East Blaine, Centerville, Circle Pines, Lexington, and Lino Lakes, but all are welcome

Fridley Covenant Church Manna Market
6390 University Ave. NE Fridley, MN 55432
(612) 440-3386

Tuesdays 4:00 - 6:00 pm
Community meal not currently being served
Serving the communities of Fridley, Columbia Heights, Hilltop, and Spring Lake Park

Grace Evangelical Free Church
755 73rd Avenue NE, Fridley, MN 55432
(763) 784-7199
Second Friday, 4:00 - 6:35 pm
Must register in-person before distribution (10:00am - 2:00pm) or during distribution (4:00 - 6:34pm)

Hope for the Community
1264 109th Avenue NE, Blaine, MN 55434
(763) 757-4266
Thursdays 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
No boundaries or restrictions, all are welcome

Islamic Center of Minnesota
1401 Gardena Ave NE, Fridley, MN 55432
(763) 571-5604
Third Sunday of each month 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
No boundaries and no restrictions, all are welcome. Pre-registration is recommended for new clients (available Saturday - Thursday)

Linwood Covenant Church Manna Market
6565 Viking Blvd. NE Wyoming, MN 55092
(651) 464-1986
Second Thursday of each month 4:00 - 6:00pm
Serving the communities of Linwood, Columbus, Stacy, Wyoming, Forest Lake, and East Bethel

Muslim American Society Minnesota (MAS MN)
12175 Aberdeen St. NE, Blaine, MN 55449
(612) 412-1425
Second and Fourth Saturday of each month
11:00am - 12:30 pm
The MAS MN Food Shelf was set up in response to the ongoing humanitarian hunger crisis. The program is open to all people without regard to their religion, gender or geographic area. We are here to help anyone who needs food. No appointment is necessary. Clients are able to receive food assistance two times monthly on the designated days (Second and Fourth Saturday of the month 11 AM to 12:30 PM). New clients must bring a driver’s license or other ID and request to fill out an application. We accept donations; you can donate funds online or by visiting our center.



New Life Church
17261 St. Francis Blvd NW, Ramsey, MN 55303
(763) 421-0166
Fourth Thursday 5:00 - 6:30 pm, January - October
(closed November/December)

North Anoka County Emergency (NACE) Food Shelf
18511 Hwy 65 NE, Suites 100 and 200 East Bethel, MN 55011
(763) 434-7685
Monday 9:00 - 12:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 1:00 - 4:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 - 11:00 am
Must Go Produce on 1st, 2nd, and 4th Thursdays starting at 1:00pm until all produce is distributed
Clothing closet also on site
Serving the communities of Bethel, Cedar, East Bethel, Ham Lake, Linwood Township, Oak Grove, St. Francis, and Wyoming, but all are welcome

Southern Anoka Community Assistance (SACA)
627 38th Ave NE Columbia Heights, MN 55421
(763) 789-2444
Monday and Tuesday 8:00 to 4:30 pm
Wednesday 10:00 to 6:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 - 2:45 pm
Recommended to call ahead to hear menu of options
Thrift Shop on-site with clothing and small household items at low prices
Delivery service available for home-bound seniors and people with disabilities called SACA Delivers
Serving the communities of Columbia Heights, Hilltop, Fridley, Spring Lake Park, and Northeast, but all are welcome

St. Philip's Clothing and Food Shelf
St. Philip's Lutheran Church
6180 Hwy 65 NE, Fridley, MN 55432
(763) 571-1500
Tuesdays 10:00 - 11:30 am
Wednesdays 5:00 - 6:30 pm
Fridays 10:00 - 11:30 am
Community Meal on Wednesdays from 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Serving all Anoka County residents

Substance Church Manna Market
8299 Central Ave NE, Spring Lake Park, MN 55432
(763) 238-6126
Monday, Thursday, and Friday 4:00 - 6:00 pm
Serving all Anoka County residents

The Salvation Army Food Shelf
1201 89th Ave NE #130, Blaine, MN 55434
(763) 755-6873
Monday - Thursday 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
By appointment only, please call ahead. Same day appointments may not be available.
Serving the communities within Anoka County 

Trinity Lutheran Church Manna Market
3812 229th Ave NW St Francis, MN 55070
(763) 753-1234
Every other Friday 4:00 - 7:00 pm
Community borders temporarily lifted due to COVID, all are welcome

Way of the Lord Church
804 131st Avenue NE, Blaine, MN 55434
(763) 755-4800
Second and Fourth Tuesday 2:30 - 5:30 pm
Serving all of Anoka County

YouthWay Ministries Manna Market
3301 92nd Ave. NE Blaine, MN 55449
(763) 205-1035
Saturdays
Registration at 10:30 am
Distribution at 11:00 am
Serving the Centennial Square Mobile Home Community in Blaine

Zion Lutheran Church
1601 4th Avenue, Anoka, MN 55303
(763) 421-4656
Monday - Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Serving all residents of Anoka County

Check out these custom made healthy food recipes that we created with the University of Minnesota Extension and the Statewide Health Improvement Partnership for NACE Food Shelf.