Our Savior's Lutheran Pantry receives a portion of our food from the USDA through the Emergency Food Assistance Program, also known as TEFAP. No ID or additional information is required to receive TEFAP food(s) as long as you are under the monthly gross income limits.  This institution is an equal opportunity provider. Click here  to view the complete USDA Nondiscrimination Policy.

Who we are

Our Savior’s Lutheran Food & Pet Pantry offers food assistance at no cost to any Pottawattamie county resident in need.  We are a small facility with a big responsibility. Thanks to the donations of time, food, and money from the congregation and community, we provide food to hundreds of people each month.


Inclement Weather Policy

If the Council Bluffs Community Schools cancel or have a late start, we will be closed that day or evening.

Our Vision

We help people’s physical needs so that we might have an opportunity to meet their spiritual needs.

Our Mission

The mission of Our Savior’s Lutheran Food & Pet Food Pantry is to offer healthy, nutritious food at no cost to Pottawattamie County residents in need, while always treating our clients with the highest level of dignity and respect.


11am to 3pm or last appointment
Call between 9:30am - 11am for appointment

4th Friday Evening
5pm to 7pm or last appointment
Call between 4pm - 5pm for appointment


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We are closed the 5th
 Thursday of the month.

If you wish to make a donation to the pantry, please use the PayPal link on 
the homepage and select Food & Pet Food Pantry on the drop down menu.