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Community Resources

Community Farmers Market

Saturdays from 8am-1pm

Tuesdays from 2pm-6pm

2319 Nashville Road between Knicely Conference Center and WKU Bookstore

Now accepting SNAP


SNAP Benefits

Cabinet for Health and Family Services

1010 State Street 42101 270-746-7850
Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:30pm

Clothing Centers

Ms. Annie’s Place

421 Conrad Court
Tuesday & Thursday 9:00am-11:30am

St. Vincent de Paul - Holy Spirit Conference

4754 Smallhouse Road 42104 270-781-0432
Tuesday & Thursday 10:30am-2:00pm

St. Vincent de Paul - St. Joseph Conference

1133 Adams Street 42101 270-393-9800
Tuesday & Saturday 9:30am-11:00am Thursday 9:30am-11:30am

Friday 9:30am-11:30am

University Church of Christ (Life Care Ministry) 1302 Park Street 42101

Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday 9:00am-11:00am

Food & Clothing Assistance

ALIVE Center is not responsible for any changes to the information contained in this brochure. It is recommended that organizations be contacted first to confirm days & times of service.

Call 270-782-0082 to revise agency information.

American Red Cross

1647 Scottsville Road 42104 270-781-7377
Monday & Wednesday 1:00pm-3:00pm Once every two months


**Calvary Care Center at Delafield Community Center (An outreach ministry of the Calvary Baptist Church)

800 Beauty Dr. 42101 270-842-5554
2nd and 3rd Monday and Tuesday of every month 9:00am-12:00pm


Christ Episcopal Church

1215 State Street 42101 270-843-6563
Sack lunches:
Monday-Friday 11:00am-1:00pm Once per week per person


Faith United Methodist Church

600 Veterans Memorial Lane 42101 270-843-8430
Monday & Wednesday 9:30am-11:30am


First Baptist Church

621 East 12th Avenue 42101 270-842-0331
Monday & Wednesday 10:00am-12:00pm

Once every 6 months


First Christian Church

1106 State Street 42101 270-843-3191
Monday & Tuesday 10:00am-12:00pm Thursday 1:00pm-3:00pm
Once every 3 months


St. Vincent de Paul (St. Joseph Conference)

1133 Adams Street 42101 270-393-9800
Tuesday & Saturday 9:30am-11:30am - Bread Thursday 9:30am-11:30am - Food Once per month for Food


State Street Baptist Church

340 State Street 42101 270-843-8016
Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday 9:00am-1:00pm

Once every 3 months


The Presbyterian Church

1003 State Street 42101 270-843-4707
Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm Once per month


The Salvation Army

400 West Main Street 42101 270-843-3485

Soup Kitchen: Monday-Friday 11:30am-12:30pm

Food Boxes: Monday-Friday
(except Wednesday)
9:00am-11:00am and 1:00pm-3:00pm 4 boxes per year


**University Church of Christ (Life Care Ministry) 1302 Park Street 42101

Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday 9:00am-11:00am
Piece of mail with name and address



**Greenwood Park Church of Christ 1818 Campbell Lane 42104

Tuesday & Thursday 9:30am-12:00pm Once per month


Hillvue Heights Baptist Church

3219 Nashville Road 42101 270-842-0012
Monday & Friday 12:00pm-4:00pm Wednesday 3:00pm-6:30pm


Hope House

112 W 10th Avenue 270-904-1200 Tuesday & Thursday 9:00am-4:30pm Call for appointment


HOTEL INC/ Manna Mart

1005 Boatlanding Road 42101 270-782-1263
Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday 10:00am-1:00pm

Once per month


**International  Center
806 Kenton Street 42101

Monday-Thursday 11:30am-2:00pm Once per month
I.D. required, must live in Warren County


**St. Vincent de Paul (Holy Spirit Conference) 4754 Smallhouse Road 42104

Tuesday & Thursday 10:30am-2:00pm Once per month


**Denotes five churches providing assistance under one umbrella. You may only receive assistance from one of these five locations once per month. You must go to University Church of Christ and get a yellow punch card before going to the other churches. 

Food Assistance


It is recommended that organizations be contacted first to confirm days & times of service.

ALIVE Center would like to thank all the community organizations who provide assistance and contributed to the information on this page.

Feel free to download the Food and Clothing Assistance Brochure here.


American Red Cross
1647 Scottsville Road
Bowling Green, KY 42104
ARC coordinates disaster services, health and safety services, services to military families and veterans, international tracing services, blood services and food assistance.

Barren River Area Safe Space
BRASS provides emergency shelter, food, clothing, counseling, case management, court advocacy, children's services, and referrals to other agencies for victims of domestic violence.

Broadway United Methodist Church
1323 Melrose Street
Bowling Green, KY
Broadway provides limited food baskets. All other materials assistance is provided through HOTEL INC.

Churches United in Christ Help Ministry
Bowling Green, KY 42101
Churches United is a joint ministry of downtown Bowling Green churches, providing assistance with utilities and other crisis matters.

Community Action – LIHEAP
171 Center Street
Bowling Green, KY 42101
LIHEAP provides assistance with heating, e.g., gas, electric, propane and wood.

First Baptist Church
621 East 12th Avenue
Bowling Green, KY 42101
Helping Hands Ministry: Monday and Wednesday from 10 a.m. to Noon. Applicants are requested to provide a Picture ID and assistance is available once a month. Applicants will be invited to speak with a church counselor to discuss spiritual issues/questions, church involvement and to share in a time of prayer.

Forest Park Baptist Church
520 Old Morgantown Road
Bowling Green, KY 42101
Utility bills only – Tuesdays from 9 to 11. Please bring past due bills or disconnect notice.

Helping Hands
1901 Russellville Road
Bowling Green, KY 42101
Helping Hands assists with clothing, furniture, and household items for those in an emergency or crisis situation; must be referred through an agency.

Hope House
112 W 10th Street
Bowling Green, KY 42101
Hope House exists to alleviate physical & spiritual poverty through gospel restoration. During the year, Hope House provides food and material assistance to individuals in the community. For more information about Hope House, call 270-904-1200.

1005 Boatlanding Road
Bowling Green, KY 42101
Manna Mart food pantry - Tuesday 10-1 & 4-5pm, Thur-Friday 10-1
Requirements: Warren county resident, current photo ID, social security cards for households, proof of residency required if your ID is not current.

Life Care Ministry
Life Care provides food and clothing assistance.

Salvation Army
400 West Main Street
Bowling Green, KY 42101
Primary role of the Salvation Army is to provide shelter and food to those in need, as well as make referrals to other community services; transportation vouchers, heating assistance when funds are available.

Social Security Administration
2724 Chandler Drive
Bowling Green, KY 42104
SSA administers various programs under the Social Security Act, including retirement, disability, survivors and Supplemental Security Income (SSI).

St. Vincent DePaul
St. Joseph Conference
1133 Adams Street – The Tomorrow Center Building
Bowling Green, KY 42101

Holy Spirit Conference
4754 Smallhouse Road
Bowling Green, KY 42101
St. Vincent DePaul provides financial aid for utilities, prescription medication and shelter at the Salvation Army; provides food, clothing and household items as needed. Donations accepted are clothing, furniture, household items, small appliances, vehicles and other items. The recycling of these items helps the St. Vincent De Paul Society provide a variety of services and assistance for needy individuals and families in Warren County.

Warren County Welfare Center
429 E. 10th
Bowling Green, KY 42101
Welfare Center provides rent and utility assistance.

If you are in need of assistance please contact Karen Manley at 270-842-3178.