HELP Food Pantry

HELP Pantry Most Wanted List:
Canned Meats—Canned Soups—Canned Fruit
Spaghetti Sauce—Dry Pasta—Crackers
1 lb bags of Rice—Jelly


Supported by area congregations, community groups, and countless individuals, the HELP Food Pantry exists to help people get food when they need it most. Because of its location, the pantry serves to fill the gap between the time when a person or family applies for SNAP Benefits and receives them.

Over the last 3 years, the HELP food pantry has provided over 30,000 meals to some 9,000 Hampton residents.

The Pantry is located inside Hampton Social Services
1320 Lasalle Avenue.
Pantry forms can be picked up in Room 101 and, once filled out, can be brought to the HELP office.

The HELP Food Pantry is normally open between the hours of 9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m
Monday – Thursday (Closed on Friday) 

You can support the HELP Food Pantry by donating the items below or donating to the pantry financially. All donations designated for the Food Pantry will be used to purchase food and supplies that go directly to individuals and families in need.  


  • Canned Meats (tuna, chicken, etc)

  • Canned Vegetables

  • Canned & Packaged Soups

  • Cereal (Hot or Cold)

  • Packaged Dinners (mac & cheese, hamburger helper, etc)

  • 1 pound bags of rice

  • Powdered milk

  • Peanut butter

  • Jam or Jelly (any flavor)

  • Corn muffin mix

  • Assorted crackers

  • Infant Formula (Similac, Enfamil, etc)

  • Fruit or vegetable juice

  • Toilet paper

  • Paper towels