Food Pantries

  • Find a Pantry: Visit a local Second Harvest Food Bank or call 2-1-1 and ask about emergency food assistance or call 504-734-1322 from 7:30 am 4:00 pm.
  • Levee Food Pantry: Tuesdays and Saturdays from 10am-2pm at 1800 Deslonde Street. Call 504-427-8343 to make an appointment (bring: proof of income, proof of residence)
  • Salvation Army: Thursdays 1:00 – 3:30 pm at 4546 S. Claiborne Ave. Contact: 504-899-4569 (bring: ID, proof of residency i.e. utilities or rent bill in your name)
  • Total Community Action 70118 and 70125 residents: Mon.-Fri. 8am 5pm at 4518 Thalia Street., contact: 504-872-0334 (bring: picture ID, proof of income, social security card for each person in household)
  • Broadmoor Community Church: on Mon. 10am-12pm and Wed. 1-3pm at 2021 S. Dupre St. (bring: proof of residence, income, and photo ID). Contact: 504-249-5130 or/ 504-822-7229. On Mondays, there are also free HIV, Hep C, Syphilis and blood pressure tests at the pantry.
  • Central City Christian Fellowship: Every 1st, 2nd, and 3rd and Thurs. of the month, from 11:30am-1pm and 3-5pm at 2138 4th St. Contact: 504-891-5721 with any questions.