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Services & Programs

Food Pantry

Washington County Food Pantry Qualifications

  • The following criteria automatically qualify individuals for assistance:
    • Those eligible for Medicare/Medicaid
    • Those eligible for SSI
    • Those eligible for WIC
    • Those eligible for Food Stamps
    • Senior Citizens
    • Single moms with sole custody of children
    • Single dads with sole custody of children
  • You will be asked to provide identification by one of the following methods:
    • Driver’s License (or photo I.D.)
    • Social Security number

Washington County Food Pantry Guidelines

  • Qualified individuals are limited to the food pantry one time per month (NO EXCEPTIONS)
  • Capable individuals are welcomed to volunteer
  • One person or family per address


Joseph’s Coat has partnered with the Food Bank for the Heartland to provide Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) through a USDA grant.
To read our nondiscrimination policy, please click on the following here.



Sunday – Closed
Monday – 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, closed 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Tuesday – 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, closed 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Wednesday – Closed
Thursday – 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, closed 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Friday – 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, closed 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Saturday – 9:00 am to 11:30 am

Thrift store and food pantry closed on major holidays.

Meal Time Magic


To sign up for the next class, please call 402-426-0440.


Come join Meal Time Magic for a FREE nutrition and hands-on cooking class!

In this course you will learn about healthy eating on a budget and how to maximize the food in your pantry to create delicious, healthy, and affordable meals. Classes are taught by a culinary and nutrition professionals. Participants will also take home free groceries and other goodies to practice their skills!

Learn Skills like:

    • Adding more fruits and vegetables to your meals
    • Identifying whole grains
    • Knife skills and food safety
    • Reading food labels
    • And how to prepare a meal for a family of 4 for under $10!!

Thrift Store

Providing affordable and quality clothes and household items to individuals and families in need across Washington County.