The mission of the North Olmsted Oxcart Pantry is to provide food assistance to families and individuals residing in North Olmsted who are currently experiencing need. The Oxcart Pantry provides food and household items to ease the burden of economic difficulties or catastrophic events affecting individuals and families in our community. It is designed to be a supplemental source of food and household goods to provide added support for these residents to better utilize their personal resources more effectively.
We are a proud member agency of the Greater Cleveland Food Bank.
To better serve you, all services are by appointment only. Please call for an appointment to complete an application for assistance. We are open Tuesdays 8 AM to 4 PM, Wednesdays 8:30 AM to 6 PM and Thursdays 8 AM to 4 PM.
Individuals and families qualified for assistance will be eligible to receive assistance every 30 days. Appointments for Wednesday pick-up times are typically scheduled in 10 minute intervals. Some exceptions to regular schedules are made during the holiday season and will be posted in advance.
Nutrition is important to us! We strive to have fresh produce on hand whenever possible along with healthier choices like low fat milk, wheat pasta and brown rice. We know that health related problems can often by improved with good nutrition. If you are unfamiliar with some products, just ask us for recipes, our staff will be glad to assist.
Recipient must be an established resident (homeowner or renter with a lease agreement) of the City of North Olmsted.
To apply: Call 440-716-4165
The following documents are necessary to complete an application for assistance:
If you or your organization would like to help our pantry, please contact us to discuss needs and coordinate dates and deliveries. We can accept non-perishable boxed, jars or canned goods along with financial donations.