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The Municipality of Anchorage is taking extensive and proactive actions to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Visit https://covid-response-moa-muniorg.hub.arcgis.com/ for more information.
We know you are experiencing this alongside of us. Funds are needed to help support our community during this challenging time. Donations to Food Bank of Alaska can be made here.
Mobile Food Pantry (MFP) – Anchorage
Find fruits and vegetables, dairy products, and other fresh food at no cost at Food Bank of Alaska’s Mobile Food Pantry. There are 20 mobile pantries each month in eight different Anchorage neighborhoods. Click here for locations and schedule.
March Hot Meal and Food Pantry Distribution Calendar – Southcentral
The Anchorage School District will continue to feed students during the extended school break through May 1st. ASD students do need their own transportation to the distribution centers and must be present to pick up food OR the parent must provide student ID cards. At the site a district employee will greet them at the entrance and will hand them a to-go breakfast and lunch. Meals will be provided for the one day. Students will need to return to acquire an additional meal the following day.
ASD also currently has eight bus routes scheduled weekdays through May 1st to distribute the same meals in neighborhoods where children and families will have easier access to the distribution. Find the route or school most convenient for you here.
ASD Food Distribution Centers open M-F, 10am-2pm
Abbott Loop Elementary
Airport Heights Elementary
Central Middle School of Science
Chester Valley Elementary School
Creekside Park Elementary School
Fairview Elementary School
Fire Lake Elementary School
Government Hill Elementary School
Klatt Elementary School
Lake Hood Elementary
Lake Otis Elementary School
Mountain View Elementary School
Muldoon Elementary School
North Star Elementary School
Northwood Elementary School
Nunaka Elementary School
Ptarmigan Elementary School
Russian Jack Elementary School
Taku Elementary School
Ursa Major Elementary
Willow Crest Elementary
Williwaw Elementary School
Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District will be providing free food to children 18 years and younger at meal distribution sites through May 1st. Children must be present to receive their meals and MSBSD staff will greet and accompany small groups to receive their meals. Anyone with allergy or nutritional restrictions are encouraged to contact MSBSD Nutrition Services at (907) 861-5100.
MSBSD Food Distribution Sites open M-F, 10am-2pm
Big Lake Elementary
Burchell High School
Houston Jr/Sr High School
Meadow Lakes Elementary
Palmer Jr. Middle School
Redington Jr/Sr High School
Su Valley Jr/Sr High School
Trapper Creek Elementary
Wasilla Middle School
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District will have breakfast and lunch meals available for students during school closures, Monday through Friday. Meals will be provided cold, but heating instructions will be provided. All distribution will be held at school buses, not in buildings, so please dress for the weather. Please bring bags or boxes to carry the provided meals.
For a map of distribution sites, click here.
FNSBSD Food Distribution Sites, M-F, 9am-11pm
Anne Wien Elementary
Arctic Light Elementary
Midnight Sun Elementary (hours extended to 12pm)
North Pole Elementary (hours extended to 12pm)
North Pole Library
Pearl Creek Elementary
Star of the North
Ticasuk Brown Elementary
Two Rivers K-8
University Park Elementary
West Valley Plaza
FNSBSD Food Distribution Sites, M-F, 11:30am – 1:00pm
7th Day Adventist Church
Boreal Sun Charter
Fox General Store
Ester Gas Station
Lakeview Terrace Office
Laree’s (10 mile CHSR)
Last Frontier Community Center
Monroe Catholic School
Moose Creek Bus Barn
North Pole Safeway
Pleasant Valley Store
Sourdough on Farmer’s Loop
True North Church
The Children’s Lunchbox in Anchorage will be providing food boxes at 3 distribution sites. The boxes will contain 2 suppers for each child present – one for the day of service and one for the following day. Children must be present to qualify. These will be provided as grab-and-go boxes in a drive-thru line. Families wil also be able to receive 2 Pantry Boxes of shelf-stable meals for a family of 4 while supplies last.
Mt. View Boys and Girls Club parking lot, 315 Price St., Anchorage, AK 99508 – Monday, Wednesday, Friday 3:00pm-3:45pm
Woodland Park Boys and Girls Club, 2300 W 36th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99517 – Monday, Wednesday, Friday 3:00pm-3:45pm
Fairview Recreation Center parking lot, 1121 E 10th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501 – Monday, Wednesday, Friday 4:00pm-4:45pm
If you are in need of food resources please contact Mike Reusser, Director of Operations at email@example.com.
For SNAP assistance please email firstname.lastname@example.org or text SNAP to (907) 891-8913 and follow the prompts.
For volunteer opportunities, click here. If you have a group of employees you wish to sign up, please email email@example.com
If you are interested in learning how you can support food resources in our community at this time, through a donation of food or funds, please contact Jenny Di Grappa at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 907-222-3102.