We're honored to serve those in need in our community. 

We are able to provide groceries, a listening ear and

prayer to each guest. 

When: Pantry distribution is every Tuesday from 6:00 - 8:00pm 

Neighborhoods we Serve: Serving individuals living in the 60631, 60646, 60656 area code

Where: Windy City Church, 6131 N. Newark, Chicago, Illinois 60631.

Come to the back church door and look for directional signage.

At this time we are a pick-up only distribution site. 

In compliance with the Greater Chicago Food Depository you can visit our pantry once a month. 

Visiting Info

Want to visit our pantry? Here’s what to expect… 

We take guests in order the arrive.  

Wait time will vary depending on the day. 

We service zipcodes 60631, 60646, 60656

Our site does not offer delivery at this time.

First time visitor?  

It will take about 7-10 minutes to enter your information on the GCFD website.  Please be prepared with your Driver’s License or state ID with their current address.

Dietary or Other Restrictions/Requests? 

We will do our best to accommodate for dietary restrictions or special requests if we are able. However, we cannot guarantee such accommodation. Certain types of food in quantity & availability changes from week to week and we do run out of items. When you visit please inquire and will we do everything we can to help. 

New to the country?

Please bring your passport and info on where you are living.  

In compliance with the Greater Chicago Food Depository you can visit our pantry once a month. 

Want to donate to our pantry? 

We are open to donation drop offs every Tuesday between 6:00-8:00pm. 

Need a different time? Please reach out to contact@windycitycommunitychurch.org to inquire for drop off coordination. 

Items we take.. 

Canned soups



Canned fruits

Personal care items are always a BIG need



small boxes of laundry detergent

tooth brushes & paste


always in need of handled paper bags - like Trader Joe or Whole Foods - we go through about 100 a week.

At this time we cannot receive any non packaged goods or homemade items. 

Want to volunteer? Or fulfill service hours? 

We are happy to have volunteers service the community with us. All children under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. 

You must schedule your volunteer session in advance: 


If have any other questions feel free to reach out! contact@windycitycommunitychurch.org

Looking for another food pantry or one in your area? https://www.chicagosfoodbank.org