Center for Hope Food Pantry Network

The Center for Hope Food Pantry Network serves the McLean County community by helping families and individuals break and avoid cycles of poverty. In addition to its food and toiletry distribution, the program offers educational training such as financial literacy courses, nutrition education and job readiness workshops. Families with additional needs are provided community referrals and advocacy.

The pantry is open Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 9:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m. Pantry goods are distributed Tuesdays and Fridays. Morning distributions are 9:30-11:30 am. Afternoon distributions are 3:30-5:30 pm. Walk-ins are welcome, no appointment needed. Food delivery is available to senior citizens and qualifying homebound individuals. Translation assistance is available to Spanish-speaking individuals. The business office is open Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 9:00-5:00 pm. For more information, call 309-452-8240.

Temba - (Hope) Food Pantry
Temba - (Hope) Food Pantry is located next door to the Center For Hope Ministries at 14940 Old Colonial Rd in Bloomington. The pantry is open to walk-ins every Thursday from 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Applicants will receive a wide variety of perishable and non-perishable items from each of the major food groups. Toiletries and household supplies are distributed as available. Volunteers are needed throughout the week to pick up donations, sort food, pre-pack bags and assist clients. Donations may be dropped off Mondays-Fridays between 10:00 am and 3:00 pm accept on holidays. For more information call (309) 827-2009 and ask for ext 311 or email us at