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Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church
631 W. Commercial Ave. (mail to: P.O. Box 236)    view map    facebook
Lowell, Indiana 46356
Phone: 219-696-9338 (Office Hours Mon-Fri 8 am to noon)

Lutheran Church
Missouri Synod
  Food Pantry  

The Food Pantry serves the people of the Tri-Creek School Corporation which includes Lowell, Shelby and Schneider. Food Pantry The Food Pantry is open the first and third Tuesdays of each month from 10:00 a.m. to noon, and is located at 631 W. Commercial Avenue, Lowell. New recipients are welcome!

Recipients are allowed to use the food pantry once per month. Proof of residence is required to qualify to be a recipient. Additionally, the following guidelines apply.

Recipients must be at or below this amount to qualify for food:
Household Size: 1 2 3 4 5 6
Monthly Income: $1,986 $2,686 $3,386 $4,086 $4,786 $5,486
Annual Income: $23,828 $32,227 $40,626 $49,025 $57,424 $65,823
For each additional household member add $642 per month.

The food pantry was started in 1987 and there are presently 18 volunteers who purchase, transport, distribute, and carry out food at the pantry. Much of the pantry"s purchased food is acquired at Food Bank of Northwest Indiana, as well as USDA commodities. Also, several Lowell businesses show their generosity to Trinity"s cause, such as Strack & Van Til, which donates bread products, and Pizza Hut, which donates pizza. Trinity"s congregation is also a huge contributor. Food and monetary donations are always welcome. Items that we could use, but not limited to, are: Crackers, Pasta, Macaroni & Cheese, Potatoes (canned or dry), Cereal, Peanut Butter, Jelly, Canned Fruits and Vegetables, Skillet Dinners, Soups and Stews, Spaghetti Sauce, Tuna, Ramen Noodles