Shawnee Community Services will be distributing bread (and other food items as available), Monday through Saturday from 10am to 3pm from the normal inside free food area. Pantry boxes will be distributed from the normal door on the west side, from 1p-3p Monday through Friday. Scheduling a day to pick up a pantry box is required. Call 913-268-7746 for scheduling. Please be patient due to high volume of calls. We will continue to only accept food and monetary donations until
Again this week more changes are in the works due to the COVID-19 situation. This has been a very fluid situation. Beginning Tuesday the entire metro is under a stay-a-home order except for Essential Services. Shawnee Community Services will be able to continue to distribute available food collected from a variety of sources. However, we will have to make some adjustments to the way this is handled for the next 30 days: 1. only food will be available, no clothing or house
Tomorrow, Friday, March 20, 2020 our front area/free food aisle will be open from 10am to 4pm. Pantry boxes already scheduled will be distributed as usual from the pantry door between 2p-3:30pm. We will be accepting donations of food and dollars. We will not be accepting household furnishings, clothing, etc. Thank you for your patience during this quickly changing COVID-19 situation.
Today, 3/18/2020 Shawnee Community Services is open for regular operation from 8a to 4p. However, we have very little available on the shelves in the front of the building. We are still distributing pantry boxes that were already scheduled. Due to a shortage of volunteers and all the circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 situation, we are suspending taking donated household furnishings, clothing, etc. We WILL accept donations of any nonperishable foods and dollars to help o
At SCS, we are committed to serving the needs of our consumers while considering the health and well-being of our employees & volunteers. We understand the concern and uncertainty surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19). We intend to conduct our regular hours of operation. The situation has changed rapidly and we are striving to keep up with feeding our community. We will post here and on FB any changes that may become necessary in the coming days. We are posting the latest in