Food & Nutrition


Community Café

We offer free, hot meals in our community cafés prepared daily by experienced chefs to provide an opportunity for community members to build relationships and access needed resources. Meals take place at Waite House and Oak Park Center at the following times:

Waite House: Monday-Friday, 11:00 am – 12:30 pm. For more information call 612.721.1681.

Oak Park Center: Tuesday-Thursday, 5:00-7:00 pm. For more information call 612.377.7000.

Food Shelves

We believe no one should have to miss a meal and work tirelessly to ensure all individuals and families have access to culturally relevant and nutritious food. Pillsbury United Food Shelves are open to all Minneapolis residents in need. For specific offerings visit the following locations:

Brian Coyle Center Food Shelf:

Mondays, 12-6 pm
Tuesdays, 12-3 pm
Wednesdays, 12-4 pm
Fridays, 12-4 pm

For more information contact Ganga at 612-876-9322.

Waite House Food Shelf:

Mondays, 1-5 pm
Tuesdays, 10 am-12 pm & 2-5 pm
Thursdays, 10 am-12 pm & 2-5 pm
Fridays, 1-5 pm

For more information contact Ethan at 612-721-1681.

Food distribution programs:

Produce Giveaway: takes place the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month at Waite House, and on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month at Brian Coyle Center. For more information contact Ganga (Brian Coyle) at 612-876-9322 or Ethan (Waite House) at 612-721-1681.

Commodity Supplemental Food Program: Brian Coyle Center distributes food to seniors 60+ years of age on the first Friday of every month. For more information contact Awol at 612-876-9330.