Q & A


Q1. What are the food pantry hours?

The WestMark Food Pantry is open on Mondays, 9 to 11 a.m.


Q2. How often may I come? 

Individuals may visit once every 30 days.


Q3. Can anyone come to this food pantry?

We serve individuals and families that reside in Peoria County. However, we do ask that you try to go to the food pantry in your neighborhood.


Q4. Do I need to bring anything with me?

If this is your first visit, you will need to bring with you a photo ID and a piece of mailing with your name and current address.


Q5. Are you open on holidays?

We are closed on these holidays if they fall on a Monday.
4th of July, Memorial Day, Labor Day, Christmas & New Year’s.


Q6. How do I collect my food?

  • You will drive around behind the fellowship hall, follow the signs.
  • You will need to be wearing a mask – even while you are in your car.
  • Please follow the direction of the staff as they register you, and guide you, and your car through the pick up process.

Please remain in your car, wear your mask, and pop the trunk of your vehicle, and wait for direction from the volunteer staff .


Q7. Do you close for a holiday vacation.

The WestMark Food Pantry is always closed the two Mondays following Christmas Day. If Christmas Day falls on a Monday, we will not be open.


Q8. May I pick up for a family member of for a friend?

We do not allow other people to pick up food for someone else. Even if they are a regular monthly client. However, we permit a second pick up if both families are present in the same vehicle.


Q9. Do you deliver?

No. We do not deliver food.


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