Miles for Meals

Saturday April 20, 2019 we will be having the Miles for Meals 5k run/walk through Ott Biological Preserve supporting Love Thy Neighbor Food Pantry. Registration is now open. 100% of proceeds support Love Thy Neighbor Food Pantry; providing weekend meals for Harper Creek students on the assisted lunch program. Click on the link to register. Share the link to share with others who may want to participate, support the ministry. Don't want to run/walk? We have opportunities for volunteers as well. Reply back to this email to let me know. Don't want to run/walk, don't want to volunteer but still want to help? We would appreciate any and all donations to support the ministry. We have a goal of raising $1,000 this year. Click the LINK to donate and see how close we are. Feel free to share the link with friends and on Facebook. Look forward to seeing you all in April.
Run Happy, Matt
Click HERE to register.

Do You Qualify For Food Assistance?

Our Service Region

Patrons must have a permanent address within our service region to qualify. Please check our map of the service region below.

Necessary Documentation

Patrons need to bring documentation proving their current address and identifications (a Drivers License, a Social Security Card or a bill showing your name and address).

Once Every 30 Days

Patrons are only allowed to use our services once every 30 days. If more frequent assistance is required, contact 211 for a referral.

Our Coverage Area


We carry most staple food items such as meat and bread as well as necessities such as soap and toilet paper.
Unfortunately not at this time.
There is no cost involved as long as you qualify.
Going through 211 is not necessary, though if you live outside our coverage area 211 can refer you based on your individual needs.
Yes absolutely! Feel free to call or email to express your interest and look below for more ways to get involved.

Looking For Ways to Give Back?

We're looking for donations of fresh garden produce from your excess. Most of our clients don't have gardens and it is a great blessing for them to get fresh produce. Donations can be dropped of during our regular pantry hours - Mon 3-6 pm and Wed and Fri from 9 am to noon. Thanks so much for considering LTN pantry!

Give Financially

  • Battle Creek Community Foundation
    32 West Michigan Avenue
    Suite Number 1
    Battle Creek Michigan 49017
    Designate "Love Thy Neighbor Community Fund"
  • Food Bank of South Central Michigan
    P.O. Box 408
    Battle Creek MI 49016-0408
    Designate "Love Thy Neighbor Food Pantry"

Other Ways to Give

  • Volunteer time for various needs and projects
  • Nonperishable food items
  • Fresh produce from your garden
  • Brown paper bags (50-70lb)
  • Plastic grocery bags
  • Christian books, CD's and videos

Upcoming Events

The Pantry



  • Monday: 3pm - 6pm
  • Wednesday: 9am - 12pm
  • Friday: 9am - 12pm

If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to give us a call or email us with the form below.