Who is Eligible

We help Gallatin County residents in need of food assistance. Visits are limited to once per month and must be scheduled in advance.

How to receive a food distribution:

  1. Contact us at 859-816-1486 or on Facebook or our email gallatincountyfoodpantry@gmail.com
  2. You will need to preregister for the next distribution date.  (2017 Registration Dates are listed below.)
  3. You will need to provide a state issued ID.
  4. You will also need to provide identification for other members in your household (i.e. Social Security cards for children or driver’s license for other adults).
  5. You will also need a piece of mail to verify your address remains current.
  6. If you do not have a state issued ID, please let us know and we will provide possible options for verification purposes.

      2017 Registration / Sign-up Dates:

  • January 17th                         July 11th
  • February 14th                       August 15th
  • March 14th                           September 12th
  • April 11th                              October 16th
  • May 16th                              November 13th
  • June 13th                             December 11th

On Distribution Day:

  1. Please arrive at your scheduled appointment time. (There is no need to arrive early and you will not be permitted to enter the facility ahead of schedule.)
  2. You will be required to provide household information. Your personal information remains confidential.
  3. Based on the number of people in your household, you will be assigned a personal shopping assistant and you will be able to select from the choices we have available that day.
  4. Another volunteer will cart your groceries and assist you to your vehicle.
  5. Things to remember – Our services are intended to provide a 7-10 day supply of food as a supplement to other monthly sources of food.