Community Resources

The resources identified on this page are available to you when you are in need.

Lake County Food Resources

Listed by day of week.

Sunday

  • Free Kitchen Project
    • 3rd, 4th, & 5th Sundays – United Christian Parish (745 Brush St. Lakeport)
    • 2nd Sunday – 7th Day Adventist (3500 Hill Road East, Lakeport)
  • First Lutheran Church
    • Free Pantry, 3rd Sunday, 1 PM to 2 PM, 3863 Country Club, Lucerne.

Monday

  • Rural Food Project (Free food distribution)
    • 4th Monday at 4PM, 4085 Main St., Kelseyville.
  • Helping Hand (Free bags of food)
    • 4th Monday, 11AM until food gone, 14585 Suite B Olympic Dr, Clearlake (413-8973, Patricia)
  • First Baptist Church
    • Food Pantry, 4500 Pearl Ave, Clearlake, 9AM to 11AM
  • Middletown Methodist Church
    • Free community meal, 4:30 to 6:30PM,15851 Armstrong St, Middletown (987-3379)

Tuesday

  • United Christian Parish
    • Food by appointment, 10AM to 11AM, 745 N. Brush St., Lakeport (263-4788)
  • Helping Hand – 3rd Tuesday
    • Free bags of food 8:30AM until gone. 785 Bevins St, Lakeport (413-8973)
  • Lower Lake Methodist
    • Food 10AM to Noon, 16255 2nd St, Lower Lake (994-5683)
  • Calvary Chapel
    • Food boxes available 11:30AM & free dinner. 14330 Memory Lane, Clearlake (994-2507)
  • Kelseyville Food Pantry – 2nd & 4th Tuesday
    • 2nd & 4th Tuesday, 3:30PM to 5:30PM, 5430 3rd St, Kelseyville.
  • Middletown Methodist Church
    • Pantry opens at 4:30PM & Free Dinner, 15851 Armstrong, Middletown (987-3379)
  • Clear Lake Gleaners – 3rd Tuesday
    • Food available 3rd Tuesday 8AM to 10AM **bring ID** Crossroads Church, 6093 Crawford, Clearlake (263-8082)

Wednesday

  • United Christian Parish
    • Food by appointment, 10AM to 11AM, 745 N. Brush St., Lakeport (263-4788)
  • 3rd Wednesday Rural Food Project
    • Free food distribution 4PM to 6PM, Middletown Methodist Church, 11581 Armstrong, Middletown
  • Clearlake Oaks Methodist
    • Free Soup Kitchen, 4PM to 6PM, 12487 The Plaza, Clearlake Oaks (998-9435)
  • North Coast Opportunities (NCO)
    • Free pantry, twice per month on scheduled dates. 14832 Lakeshore Blvd, Clearlake (994-4647, ext. 123)
  • First Baptist Church
    • Food Pantry, 9AM to 11AM, 14500 Pearl Ave, Clearlake (994-5148)
  • First Baptist Hispanic Church – 4th Wednesday
    • 4th Wednesday, food pantry 11AM until food gone, 14500 Pearl Ave, Clearlake (994-5148)

Thursday

  • United Christian Parish
    • Food by appointment 10AM to 11AM, 745 Brush St., Lakeport (263-4788)
  • Middletown Methodist Pantry
    • Pantry open 4:30PM & Free Dinner, 15851 Armstrong St. Middletown (987-3379)
  • Lower Lake Methodist
    • Food pantry open 10AM to noon, 16255 2nd St., Lower Lake (994-2507)
  • Calvary Chapel
    • Food boxes available 11:30AM & free dinner 4PM to 6PM, 14330 Memory Lane, Clearlake (994-5683)
  • The Cookhouse – Fresh Winds Church
    • Free dinner (pay as you can) 5PM to 6:30PM, 875 N. High St, Lakeport (263-6167)
  • St. John’s Episcopal
    • Children’s food pantry, 10AM to 4PM, 1190 N. Forbes, Lakeport (263-4785)
  • First Baptist Church
    • Food pantry open 9AM to 11AM, 14500 Pearl Avenue, Clearlake (994-5148)
  • Clear Lake Gleaners 3rd Thursday
    • 3rd Thursdays, Food available **bring ID** (263-8082)
      • 3985 Country Club Dr, Lucerne
      • 1895 Big Valley Rd, Finley
  • Assembly of God Church
    • Free dinner, 6PM, 4472 Snook, Clearlake (533-6464)
  • North Coast Opportunities (NCO)
    • Free pantry, twice per month on scheduled dates, 2PM to 4PM, 14832 Lakeshore Blvd, Clearlake (994-4647, ext. 123)

Friday

  • First Baptist Church
    • Food pantry open 9AM to 11AM, 14500 Pearl Ave, Clearlake (994-5148)
  • North Shore Community Center
    • Food by appointment 10AM to Noon, 3985 Country Club Dr, Lucerne (274-8799)
  • Spring Valley Cowboy Church – 2nd & 3rd Friday
    • Food pantry 3:30PM to 5PM, 2nd & 3rd Fridays, 556 New Long Valley Rd. Spring Valley (350-1109)
  • Fresh Friday Produce
    • 1st Fri 9:30AM to 11AM, Moose Lodge, Clearlake Oaks
    • 1st Fri 1PM to 2:30PM, Grange Hall, Upper Lake
    • 2nd Fri 9:30AM to 11AM, Northshore Comm Ctr, Lucerne
    • 2nd Fri 1PM to 2:30PM, Lake Co Fairgrounds, Lakeport
    • 3rd Fri 9:30AM to 11AM, Presbyterian Church, Kelseyville
    • 3rd Fri 1PM to 2:30PM, Youth Center, Clearlake
    • 4th Fri 9:30AM to 11AM, Lower Lake Community Center
    • 4th Fri 1PM to 2:30PM, Lions Club, 15399 Central Park Ave, Middletown

Monday through Friday

  • Affordable lunches (need not be a senior)
    • Highlands Senior Center, 3245 Bowers Rd, Clearlake, (994-3051)
    • Lakeport Senior Center, 527 Konocti Ave, Lakeport
    • Live Oak Senior Center, 1502 Foothill Blvd, Clearlake Oaks
    • North Shore Community Center, 3985 Country Club Dr, Lucerne (274-8781)
    • Middletown Senior Center, 21256 Washington St, Middletown, (987-3113)
    • Kelseyville Senior Center, 5245 3rd St, Kelseyville (279-2145)

USDA Commodities

  • Various locations, must be pre-qualified. Please call The Clear Lake Gleaners, 263-8082, Mon-Wed 8AM to noon

Senior Basket Program

  • (Formerly CSFP) Various locations, must be pre-qualified. Please call 523-7903.

Lake County Food Resources

Food resources are available throughout the week at locations around the county. Click on day of week below to see resources for given days or scroll down to find additional resources.

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