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Pantry Schedule

The Pantry is open on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month from 9am to 11am. Deviations are noted.  The distribution schedule through December 2016 is as follows:

January 9
January 23
February 13
February 27
  March 19
April 9
April 23
May 14
May 28
June 11
 June 25
 July 9
July 23
August 13
August 27
September 10
September 24
October 8
October 22
November 19
December 17

Through our partnership with the Cleveland Food Bank, the Lucas Area Food Pantry will be able to to provide 3 meals for 3 days for your family 2 times a month, on the second and fourth Saturdays. We serve the residents of Monroe, Mifflin, and Washington Townships in Richland County, Ohio, who meet certain income requirements. Click here to see if you qualify. The Food Pantry is located at Mt. Zion Lutheran Church at 4065 Mt. Zion Rd. Lucas Ohio 44843. Please click here for directions.

The Lucas Area Food Pantry is a ministry of LAMA, the Lucas Area Ministerial Association. LAMA is made up of several of the churches and ministries in and around Lucas Ohio including Mt. Zion Lutheran Church, Pleasant Valley Lutheran Church, Grace Bible Church, Little Washington Congregational Church, St. Paul's Lutheran Church and Lucas Foursquare Church.

You might be eligible for programs like food stamps, free or reduced price lunch for your kids, heating or medical assistance. Find out using Quick Check! This tool will tell you if you might be eligible. Our site finder will direct you to an agency in your neighborhood that will help you fill out forms for these benefits. This service is provided through the Ohio Benefit Bank and only takes less than 2 minutes to complete!
Click here or on the words “Quick Check” above to try it!


Do you live in the Bellville/Butler Area? Click here for the Bellville Neighborhood Outreach Center.

Do you live in Mansfield? Click here more information on services in your area.

For more information please contact us at info@lucasareafoodpantry.com