Warehouse Hours
Monday – Thursday: 7am - 4:00pm
Friday: 7 am – 12:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Eastern Illinois Foodbank is a
501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

Coles County

Some of our agencies are closed on major holidays. Please contact the site directly for holiday distribution hours.

If you're in need of help, but haven't visited one of EIF's partners in the past year, please visit www.eifclient.com to pre-register.

Ashmore Food Pantry
Open 1st & 3rd Saturdays of each month 9am - 11am
212 North Oakland Rd., Ashmore, IL 61912
Serving Ashmore, Kansas, and Westfield

Blessings Food Pantry
Open Tuesday through Friday 9am - 1pm
4217 DeWitt Ave, Mattoon, IL 61938
Serves Coles, Douglas, and Edgar Counties

Carpenter's Table (a leg of Standing Stone Community Center)
Open Wednesday - Friday 9am - 4pm & Saturday 9am - 3pm
375 N. 14th St., Charleston, IL 61920
Serves Coles, Douglas and Edgar Counties

Charleston Food Pantry
Open Monday, Wednesday & Friday from 1:30pm – 4:00pm & Thursday from 5:30pm - 7pm
990 W. State St, Charleston, IL 61920
Serves Coles County

The Haven (Formerly Mattoon Area Public Action to Deliver Shelter (PADS) - Soup Kitchen
Open Monday-Sunday 12pm – 1pm for lunch; 6pm - 7pm for dinner
Currently serving carry-out meals
1812 Western Ave, Mattoon, IL 61938
Serves Coles County

Mattoon Christian Church Food Pantry
Open Thursday from 3:30 - 7pm & Friday from 3:30pm – 5:30pm
Call 217.294.3845 or 217.234.3777 for services
2720 Marion, Mattoon, IL 61938
Serves Coles County

Mattoon Community Food Center - Food Pantry
Open Monday, Wednesday & Friday from 1:30pm – 3:30pm and Thursday 6pm - 8pm
600 Moultrie Ave, Mattoon, IL 61938
Serves Coles County

Salvation Army, Mattoon - Food Pantry
Open Tuesday-Thursday from 10am - 3:00pm
1300 Richmond, Mattoon, IL 61938
Serves Coles & Cumberland Counties


  • Feeding America
  • Feeding Illinois
  • Feeding Our Kids
  • Fertilizer Dealer Supply
  • Food 4 Kids
  • Supervalu
  • United Way
  • U o I Extension
  • WCIA