• Nutrition Resources 


  • SNAP – Supplemental Nutrition Assistance ProgramThe Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) is the largest federal nutrition assistance program. SNAP provides benefits to eligible low-income individuals and families via an Electronic Benefits Transfer card. This card can be used like a debit card to purchase eligible food in authorized retail food stores.


    Fare For All: Supporting Hunger Relief, Selling Affordable Groceries, Growing Nutritious Foods


    Ruby's PantryRuby’s Pantry distributes food at Pop-Up Pantry locations across MN & WI. There is no income or residency requirement and for a $25 bundle donation you will receive an abundance of groceries.


    Minnesota Food HelpLine: 

    With one call the Minnesota Food HelpLine assesses the caller’s situation and provides solutions to their food needs. Call the Minnesota Food HelpLine to see if you qualify for SNAP (formerly known as Food Stamps) or to learn more about food shelves, free meals, farmers’ markets, or other resources in your area. Have general questions? If we can’t help, we can direct you to where you need to go to find answers. 

    If you are more comfortable speaking in a language other than English, interpreter services are available (Spanish, Somali, Hmong, and many others!) 

    Give us a call at 1-888-711-1151, use the chat feature, or fill out this form to contact us

    HelpLine Hours: Monday-Friday 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.


    The Emergency Food Assistance Program


    Hunger Solutions Location Finder