NACE Food Shelf
NACE Food Shelf

Located at 18511 Hwy 65 NE, Suite 200, East Bethel (Stone Brothers' Building), the NACE Food Shelf reaches out to families in need in the north Anoka County area. Open hours are:

  • Mondays, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Tuesdays 5-8 p.m.
  • Wednesdays,1-4:30 p.m.
  • Thursdays, 8:00-11:00 a.m.

NACE, in partnership with all available and willing resources, strives  to curb suffering from hunger in our communities by providing balanced nutrition to all people who are truly in need. You are welcome to visit the food shelf every 60 days. They ask that for each adult in the household you bring an I.D. and a piece of mail with your current address. The last number for distribution will be given out 15 minutes prior to close. Be sure to arrive early.


The Clothing Closet

The Clothing Closet, open the same hours as the food shelf, is located in the same building and welcomes families who are in need to select free, used clothing.


Donations to the Food Shelf and Clothing Closet Welcome

NACE always welcomes food and monetary donations. Donations are accepted Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays. Please call to schedule drop off times. Non-perishable items can be brought to Our Saviour's on Jackson St., where they can be placed in the collection box in the coat hallway. You are invited to donate your clean, used clothing. Donations can be dropped off at Our Saviour's in the bin located in the coat hallway. If you prefer to give a monetary donation, NACE can purchase food from Second Harvest Heartland for 16 cents a pound so your dollars will go a very long way. The NACE mailing address is mailing address is:
P.O. Box 2, East Bethel, MN  55011.

For more information, contact the Foodshelf or 763-434-7685, Monday-Friday.


Opportunities to help at NACE:
  • Work with clients during distribution days. Our Saviour's provides 4 volunteers each month on the 4th Monday. Interested in helping on one of these Mondays? Contact Jan Green and she'll get you signed up.
  • Pick up food donations and deliver them to the NACE office.
  • Weigh and sort food and/or clothing donations.
  • Restock the food shelf.

YARD SALE at NACE Food Shelf

Aug. 24-26, (Thurs., 12:00-5:00 p.m.; Fri. and Sat., 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.), at North Anoka County Emergency Food Shelf (NACE) 18511 Hwy 65 NE, East Bethel

ALL proceeds will benefit the NACE Food Shelf and Clothing Closet.

Donations Needed—Re-home your gently used or new items and support the community. NACE is collecting clothes, house-wares, books, toys, movies, furniture, kitchenware, tools, and more. Donate Aug. 14-20, 4:00-8:00 p.m., at 18511 Hwy 65 NE, East Bethel. 


For more information, contact the Foodshelf or 763-434-7685, Monday-Friday.

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