Jesus answered, "It is written: 'Man shall not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God.'"

Matthew 4:4

The Allen Food Pantry serves the communities of
Allen, Fairview and Lucas TX.

Monday: 6:30PM - 8PM | Tuesday: 9:30AM - 12PM | Wednesday: CLOSED | Thursday: 6:30PM - 8PM
Friday: 9:30AM - 12PM | Saturday: 9:30AM - 12PM | Sunday: CLOSED.
1515 N Greenville Ave Allen, TX 75002 | Behind St. Jude Catholic Church
email: amafoodpantry@yahoo.com | 214-644-2090

New Clients

All new clients must complete an application form. The application asks for contact information and the names, ages and birth dates of each person living in the household. Each client will also be asked for proof of residence so you must bring with you a PICTURE ID such as a drivers licence a UTILITY BILL or a REPORT CARD or SCHOOL identification card.
  • ENGLISH CLIENT APPLICATION FORM download, print, complete and BRING IN during normal business hours
    DO NOT submit the client application electronically.
  • SPANISH CLIENT APPLICATION FORM download, print, complete and BRING IN during normal business hours
    DO NOT submit the client application electronically.
  • If you cannot download and print, please come into the pantry during normal business hours and we will have one there you can fill out.

Don't live in Allen, Fairview or Lucas?

Because we are a small pantry we're only able to serve families living in Allen, Fairview and Lucas TX. If you live in cities surrounding these areas we will not let you leave empty handed and will give you enough food to last 2-3 days but we will have to refer you to Food Pantries in your city and will give you a list of those pantries or you can download it by clicking the following link.

USDA National Hunger Hotline NATIONAL HUNGER HOTLINE AND SUMMER MEAL SITE FINDER
The hotline is a resource for individuals and families seeking information on how to obtain food.
The hotline can be reached at 1-866-3-HUNGRY or 1-877-8-HAMBRE(for Spanish) from Monday through Friday (8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET).
During summer months, the hotline provides information about meal sites where children 18 years old and under can get free, nutritious meals through the USDA Summer Food Service Program. The USDA National Hunger Hotline staff also connects callers with emergency food providers in their community, government assistance, nutritional assistance programs, and various services that promote self-sufficiency.

Already a Client

If you are already on our schedule and miss your scheduled appointment you must come into the pantry during normal business hours to reschedule.

If you used to be a client and have not been in for several weeks, months or even years you will need to come in during normal business hours and we will see if we still have you in our files, if we do not then we will ask you to fill out another application and preference sheet.

Allen Food Pantry