Bawcomville Hope
131 Arrant Road, Bawcomville, LA 71292
Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday at 4:30pm meal & distribution at 5:00pm


Calhoun Church of Christ
1288 Hwy 151, Calhoun, Louisiana 71225
318-644-2216
The charity has a soup kitchen as well as free food pantry on site.   


City of West Monroe
1800 N. 7th St., West Monroe, Louisiana 71292
318-324-1280
Low income residents can get applications to housing, SNAP food stamps, WIC vouchers and energy bill help. 


Grace Place Ministries
1600 Jackson St, Monroe, LA 71202
319.361.9702 or email graceplacela@gmail.com
Graceplaceministries.org
Lunch every MWF 11:30-1:00, Clothes Closet every MWF 10:00-1:00, Food Pantry every 2nd & 4th Thursday 11:30-1:00, Christmas Child Outreach program every December


Hope Street Ministries
601 Desiard St, Monroe, Louisiana
318.366-0966
Every Sunday at 4 p.m., we love “the least of these” on DeSiard under the Civic Center


Monroe Area Guidance Center
1900 Garrett Road, Monroe, LA 71202
318-343-9200
For information, the food pantry can provide emergency help from Mon- Fri 8-4:30 pm.


Mt. Pleasant Community Development
105 Bernice Dr., Monroe, Louisiana 71201
318-323-3632
Parents of this location in Ouachita Parish include children, seniors, and families facing hunger.

Northeast Louisiana Food Bank
4600 Central Avenue, Monroe, LA 71203
318-322-3567
Food Pantry, Senior Program, Backpack Program for Kids, Disaster Relief


Ouachita Multi-Purpose
315 Plum St., Monroe, LA
318-322-7151
Everything from Meals on Wheels to SNAP food stamps, government aid, and applications for free school lunches for students is offered.  


Ray of Hope Ministries
1935 Winnsboro Rd., Monroe, Louisiana 71202
318-322-9244
Mission: Assist individuals in crisis situations
Programs: Recovery classes & outreach – building strong, healthy lives through establishing personal identity based in biblical truths
*Manna pantry – a food pantry which distributes food to those in need. 
*Mothers with children – substance abuse treatment, prevention and mental health
*The warehouse – provide disaster assistance for those in crisis situations.*Transitional housing – housing for homeless women women’s residence – shelter to women in crisis community of hope – assist in construction of homes for low income individuals


Salvation Army
105 Hart St, Monroe, LA 71201
318-325-1755
Free meals at the holiday as well as Gifts are part of Angel Tree. There is also emergency financial aid, a thrift store with clothing and furniture, food, and other support.