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.