First Time Guest?

We understand the idea of coming to a food pantry for the first time can feel difficult.   Friendly and caring volunteers are here for help and support.

First Time Guest

Guest Registration

Bring your completed Registration Form to the Front Desk during regular grocery service times, together with the following identification.

Photo ID:  Driver’s license, State ID, passport, or a consular ID card.
Proof of residence: If your ID does not have your current address, please bring a current utility bill, rent, mortgage, or lease in your name, or in the name of someone in your household with your current address.

Eligibility:  The pantry serves residents of our entire local 4 county area, Kane, Kendall, DuPage, Will and DeKalb counties.

Homebound? Send a Helper

If you are homebound and can't travel to the pantry, you may choose a helper to visit and pick up groceries on your behalf. This helper is called a "proxy."   Please fill out the Proxy Form.  Ask your helper (proxy) to bring the form to the front desk during regular service times.

Food Pantry Schedule & Locations

Spoon & Fork

Our pantry shares groceries to supplement your household's nutrition, relieving the pressure of difficult times.  Guests may visit one location, once a week.

Wed.  11:00 - 2 pm  West Pantry
    Walk-in service, 834 N. Highland Ave. Aurora IL
Fri.      12:30 - 4 pm  West Pantry
     Drive-through service, 834 N. Highland Ave. Aurora IL
Sat.      8 - 11 am   East Pantry
     Drive-through service, 801 Zeigler Ave.  (behind East Aurora High School)
Sat.      10 - 12 am  

Walk-in service, 551 Fourth St.  (Church - Iglesia Carismatica Jesucristo es la Verdad)

Everyone needs a well-balanced diet.  Nourishing food sustains our bodies, helping us meet life's challenges with dignity.  You are a welcome part of our community!  Friendly staff and volunteers are here to help.

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West Food Pantry - 834 N. Highland Ave. Aurora IL

East Food Pantry - 801 Zeigler Ave. Aurora IL

Spoon & Fork

Your Privacy Matters!
Marie Wilkinson Food Pantry is a private not-for-profit that is not affiliated with any outside governing bodies.  Our funding comes from individuals and foundations and grants, we are not a government-run agency.

We pride ourselves in being a safe space. We offer a nutritious once-a-week distribution of food at all our locations.

We will protect your information and only share it with our partner agencies to better understand the need in our community and the impact of our services.

Tu Privacidad Importa!
MW Food Pantry es una organización privada sin fines de lucro que no está afiliada a ningún partido gubernamental externo, nuestro financiamiento proviene de individuos y fundaciones y subvenciones, no somos una agencia gubernamental.

Nos enorgullecemos de ser un espacio seguro. Ofrecemos una distribución nutritiva de alimentos una vez por semana en todas nuestras ubicaciones

Protegeremos su información y solo la compartiremos con nuestras agencias asociadas para comprender mejor la necesidad en nuestra comunidad y el impacto de nuestros servicios.

Community Resources
Community Resources

Aurora, Illinois is a CommUNITY of Compassion.  Many organizations are here to help empower you to meet today's challenges and prepare for a bright future ahead.  There are Family Services, Medical, Home Repairs, Emergency Shelter and more to explore.

Fresh produce, deli, dairy, frozen meat, bread, and non-perishable goods are shared with pantry guests 3 days a week.

Food for pets is available every 2nd and 4th week of the month at Marie's West Pantry,  834 N. Highland Ave.

Registration is easy! Bring a Photo ID and Proof of Residence in Kane, Kendall, DuPage, Will or DeKalb county.