Adult Services

Food Pantry

Our food pantry provides a 2–3 day supply of food to individuals and families in our community in need. Guests are required to provide an ID for the head of the household and verify the residency of all household members.

Food Pantry hours of operation:

Monday1:00-3:00 PM
Tuesday through Thursday1:00-2:30 PM
Friday9:30-10:30 AM

St. Elizabeth Center is a member of the Northern Illinois Food Bank. We also rely heavily on donations of food items. Food donations are accepted daily from 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Soup Kitchen

Our soup kitchen is currently closed. Please stay tuned for the reopening.

Clothing Closet

Clothing, shoes, and coats are provided to those in need at no cost. Shoppers are allowed to shop twice per month.

Hours of operation:

Tuesday and Wednesday9:00-11:30 AM

We accept men’s, women’s, and children’s clothing all year long. We also accept shoes and winter coats.

Donations are accepted: Monday through Thursday 9:00 AM -4:00 PM.

Household Items

Donated household items are provided to those in need at no cost.

Shoppers are welcome to shop by appointment only. Shoppers are allowed to come once every three months. Please call 815-965-6993 to schedule a shopping appointment.

We accept donated new and used household items such as dishes, linens, pots and pans, and decorative items to make a house a home.

Hours accepted:

Monday – Thursday9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.