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Meals, Produce Markets, and Food Pantry Assistance

Produce Markets – A Produce Market provides fresh food to individuals and families in need. Most of what is offered at each Market is fruits and vegetables but may also include bread and dairy items. Each Market can serve up to 300 families and eligibility is set at 200% of the Federal Poverty Line.


Marion County School District @ Grant Middle School         Salvation Army-Marion

Office: 740-223-4394                                                             Office: 740-382-2156×19;

420 Presidential Dr Marion OH 43302                                   317 W Church St Marion OH 43302

Every Thursday                                                                     12pm    3rd Thursdays 10am


St. Paul Episcopal Church- Marion                                       St. Paul Lutheran (LSS)

Church: 740-387-6220                                                          740-726-2770

197 E Center St Marion OH 43302                                       135 W Main St Waldo OH 43356

1st Tuesdays 10am                                                               2nd Fridays 10am


Meals & Food Pantry Assistance

Ohio Heartland Community Action Center
Congregate and Home-Delivered meals, Monday – Friday, Age 60+, Donation basis.

Mobile Meals of Marion County
Meals delivered to home-bound persons of all ages. Cost is based on meal plan selected.

LifeCare Alliance’s Meals on Wheels
Variety of meal options for those age 60+ and home-bound.  On a donation basis

LifeCare Alliance’s Senior Dining Center
Congregate meals at the Marion Senior Center.  On a donation basis

Salvation Army
Soup kitchen: Monday and Thursday at 6PM, all ages welcome.

Marion Senior Center
Monthly distribution of non-perishable groceries, must be income eligible.

Marion County Job & Family Services
Food Stamps for those income eligible.

Marion County Veterans Service Commission
Assistance with food and hygiene items – Veterans and qualified dependents only.

Food Pantries

St. Paul’s Episcopal:                    740-387-6220
Good Shepherd Food Pantry:      740-223-0102
Salvation Army:                            740-382-2156
St. Vincent DePaul Society:         740-386-6422
Kirkpatrick Church of Christ:        419-845-2304
Gethsemane Lutheran Church:    740-375-0599
Life Link Community Church:       740-387-6822