Food Pantry

The Linn County Veteran Affairs (VA) Office operates a food pantry for qualifying Linn County veterans and their families. No appointment is necessary.

​Hours & Location


The food pantry is open from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, excluding holidays. It is located at the Linn County Veteran Affairs Office, 1240 26th Avenue Court, SW in Cedar Rapids. 

Making Donations

Checks and non-perishable food items are accepted year-round during the above food pantry hours of operation. In addition, the VA Office also accepts meat and fresh fruits and vegetables. If you are interested in donating to the food pantry, please call in advance. We do not accept expired food or cash.

Please note: The VA Office does not make phone solicitations or other written solicitations for donations and does not solicit donations through third parties.