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Food Pantry & Basic Needs
Beginning Monday, March 16. School food distribution pods will be set up at 15 school locations across the valley from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. The locations are listed below:
Basic High School
Canyon Springs High School
Centennial High School
Chaparral High School
Cheyenne High School
Cimarron-Memorial High School
Clark High School
Desert Pines High School
Las Vegas High School
Mojave High School
Shadow Ridge High School
Sierra Vista High School
Silverado High School
Spring Valley High School
Veterans Tribute Career and Technical Academy
A school-aged child must be present for food to be distributed. The pickup location will be set up outside each of the schools.
Aloha Kitchen Bar:
Aloha Kitchen and Bar is offering free chicken teriyaki bowls to kids between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. through April 3.
Monday: Aloha Kitchen, 2605 S Decatur Blvd
Tuesday: Aloha Kitchen, 8150 S Maryland Pkwy
Wednesday: Aloha Kitchen and Bar, 2605 S Decatur Blvd
Thursday: Aloha Kitchen, Maryland Parkway at UNLV
Friday: Aloha Kitchen, 4466 E Charleston Blvd
Their Facebook post: “Please do not be embarrassed or shy. Just mention to one of our team members this Facebook post and they will be happy to help you. Student must be present.”
Griddlecakes/Stacks & Yolks:
Beginning Monday, March 16, the Griddlecakes and Stacks and Yolks locations will offer a breakfast meal for kids Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Those children in need of a meal will receive a kid’s pancakes, eggs and home fries.
6085 S. Fort Apache Rd # 180
9480 S. Eastern Ave #170
6584 N. Decatur Blvd
Stacks and Yolks locations:
3200 N. Jones Blvd
7150 S. Durango Dr #140
Website for Griddlecakes: https://www.griddlecakeslv.com/
Website for Stacks and Yolks: http://www.stacksnyolks.com/
YMCA Free Food Sites:
The YMCA of Southern Nevada will continue to operate as a Three Square Open Meal site at the Heinrich Y, Durango Hills Y and SkyView Y, starting Tuesday, March 17.
Bill & Lillie Heinrich YMCA | 4141 Meadows Lane, Las Vegas, NV 89107
Durango Hills YMCA | 3521 N Durango Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89129
SkyView YMCA | 3050 E Centennial Parkway, North Las Vegas, NV 89081
These sites will be open Monday through Saturday, from approximately 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Ages 18 and under are welcome to a free meal. Individuals do not have to be YMCA members to participate. This will be a “grab-and-go” method where staff will meet participants at each facility’s front door.
Henderson eatery The Stove is slated to launch a temporary pop-up market for those in need on March 17. It will prioritize senior guests.
Several food and other essential items will be available, including:
Local farm fresh milk, Local farm fresh eggs, Toilet paper, Fettuccine, Instant oatmeal, Canned chicken broth, Chicken soup, Tomato soup, Gatorade, Half & half, Hand sanitizer
The pop-up will be located inside the establishment’s private dining room, and availability is on a first-come-first-serve basis. Hours are 8 a.m.-3 p.m. or when stock runs out, seven days a week.
Dollar General Stores are opening their doors from 6 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. for only customers 60 and older. This policy change went into effect March 17. Shoppers will be allowed to use a designated entrance starting March 19.
The Just One Project:
Call Monday through Friday to speak to one of the Just One Project’s friendly staff members. This food assistance is available to all people, of all ages, if you are unable to pick up feel free to send a friend.
Phone Number: 702-462-2253
Food and hygiene products for high school students. Their Education and Empowerment Center is also open to students to utilize FREE workshops while away from the classroom.
Address: 3600 N Rancho Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89130
Phone Number: 702-721-7150
Las Vegas Diaper Bank:
Walk-ins accepted Monday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Parents/guardian will need to bring the following documents: Child’s name/Date of Birth or Proof of parenthood/guardianship. Parents will receive 50 diapers and 25 pull-ups. Parents can get diapers once every 30 days.
Address: 928 E. Sahara Ave (on the City Impact Center Campus), Las Vegas, NV
Three Square Food Bank:
Three Square has collaborated with select agency partners and volunteer located in regions throughout the valley who will be assisting with distribution of food at 43 emergency food distribution sites.
21 CCSD School Sites (in addition to the 15 sites CCSD confirmed that will serve breakfast and lunch); 3 Station Casinos properties, including Palace Station, Sunset Station and Boulder Station; 10 Just One Project LDS Church sites; and nine of Three Square’s local agency partners.
The complete list is located here: https://www.threesquare.org/help
Those 60 years of age and older who need food assistance are encouraged to call Monday through Friday from 9 am to 5pm, where they can speak with an advocate to determine which program, service or resource is best for them.
Phone Number: 702-765-4030
Food distribution times and sites have been confirmed for 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Locations: Empire, Mark Twain and Seeliger Elementary Schools and Carson High School.
Meals begin Tuesday March 17
Locations: C.C. Meneley Elementary and Aspire Academy High Schools.
Meals began to be delivered through the bus route from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. as of Monday
Nye County School District
Has 2 options starting Wednesday, March 18.
Option 1: Walk up meals 10-11 a.m. provided at Round Mountain, Gabbs Elementary, Tonopah Elementary, and Tonopah Middle and High Schools.
Option 2: Bus Routes will be operating their normal route with meals staring at 10 a.m.
In addition to a food pantry, they offer cleaning supplies, school clothing for kids, snacks and other low income programs in Washoe County
Address: 1701 Vassar St Reno, Nevada 89502
Phone Number: 775-329-1584
Salvation Army Program:
Call the Salvation Army for referrals, access to a food pantry, and information on government assistance programs. There many also be financial aid to pay rent or bills.
Address: 1931 Sutro St. Reno, NV 89512
Phone Number: 775-688-4563
Senior Social Services:
60+ food pantry program, assistance with grocery shopping for eligible individuals
Address: 1155 E 9th Street Bldg E Reno, NV
Phone Number: 775-328-2590
Website: https://www. washoecounty.us/seniorsrv
Diapers – Catholic Charities Northern Nevada:
Walk-ins accepted: Monday – Friday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., closed (12 p.m. – 1 p.m.). Typically, families will receive 10-12 diapers unless more is needed. Parents can receive diapers and wipes every two weeks.
Address: 500 E. Fourth Street, Reno, NV
Diapers – Pershing Family Resource Center:
Walk- ins accepted: Tuesday 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Parents/guardians will need to complete a welcome form and present identification. Provides (1) 20 qty. diaper package. Parents can receive diapers every three months.
Address: 775 Cornell Avenue, Suite B, Lovelock, NV
Phone Number: 775-273-7308