Food

Community Food Distribution

The Awake Ministries’ Serenity Center​, ​located at 98 7th Street, Shelbyville, KY, assists in meeting the food insecurity need in our community by distributing food boxes each week.

The 2020 Monthly Food Pantry Schedule is as follows:

  • 1st Wednesday 12-4 pm – Produce
  • 2nd Wednesday 12-4 pm – Produce
  • 3rd Wednesday 12-4 pm – Produce
  • 4th Wednesday 12-4 pm – Produce/Canned Goods/Meat
  • 4th Thursday 9 am-1 pm – Senior Boxes (Prior approval required)

Backpack Project

The Backpack Project provides weekend food to identified children with a verified need. (Verification is obtained through the school system.) You can help us by donating the following individual sized items. Contact us at 502-647-5555 for drop off details.

Note: Kindly purchase easy access pop-top cans and please DO NOT donate any peanut products.

  • Vienna Sausage
  • Soup
  • Chef-Boyardee
  • Pop-Tarts
  • Cereal
  • Fruit Cup
  • Snacks (chips, pudding, cheese crackers, Rice-Krispies Treats, etc.)

Consider Making a Donation

You can also help us sustain free food services for children when you become a monthly partner. Your recurring donation of $300/month will provide 100 backpacks with food to identified children in our community.

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Help Us Out

Every act of kindess goes a long way in helping us continue to meet needs in our community.

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Awake Ministries Building

MON - FRI: 8AM - 4PM

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