Food

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This site provides listings for campus and community resources that help support basic needs. Food insecurity, child care, health and wellness, mental health, and others are examples of resources you'll find in the directory. 

Iowa City Community School District Free and Reduced Meals

The Free & Reduced Application is completed online at the link below. If needed, paper copies of the application are available at each school. When you enter the site via the link below, you will have the option to view the application in multiple languages. Once the application is processed, you will receive notification of benefit determination via email as long as you have a valid email address listed in Infinite Campus. In the absence of a valid email address, the determination will be mailed to your home address on file in Infinite Campus.

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

Fruits, vegetables and other healthy foods can help you and your family be healthy and productive. Sometimes these healthy foods are expensive, and families need extra help purchasing them.

Agape Café

The Agape Café will serve free, hot, to-go breakfast from 7:30 - 9:00 am every Wednesday morning at Old Brick (26 E Market Street Iowa City).

UI Food Pantry

The food pantry is a free service available for ANY student, staff, or faculty member at the University of Iowa. There are no financial requirements.

IC Compassion - Food Pantry

See the Food Pantry schedule by visiting the website below:

Clear Creek Amana School District Free and Reduced Meals

Clear Creek Amana Community School District students may be eligible to receive free or reduced-price meals (breakfast and lunch) in accordance with guidelines set forth by the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs.

Salvation Army - Food Services

The Food Shelf program will continue as a prepackaged food box. You can pick up the box of food at the soup kitchen door.