Serving the communities of La Vista, Papillion and Ralston

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302 American Parkway
Papillion, NE 68046
(Heartland Family Svc. building)

Needed Now

September 2017 – We are in greatest need of the following items at this time.

*Items marked with a red asterisk (*) are at critically low levels.  (**) indicates less than a one-month supply on hand.

  • **Tuna Helper
  • **Chicken Helper
  • **Canned Fruit
  • *Pasta Side Dishes
  • *Rice Side Dishes
  • *Potato Side Dishes
  • *Boxed Stuffing
  • *Canned Chili
  • *Saltine Crackers
  • *Baked Beans (15-16 oz size only)
  • *Pasta Sauce
  • Cake Mixes
  • Brownie Mixes
  • Boxed Pudding Mixes
  • Boxed Jello Mixes
  • Corn Bread Mixes
  • Canned mixed veggies, carrots, potatoes
  • Manwich or Sloppy Joe sauce

We could also use gently used (no holes) plastic bags.

Non-Food Items

  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrushes
  • Shampoo
  • Dish soap

Items that do not go into bag sets but are nice to offer to our families:

  • Pancake Mix and Syrup
  • Pizza Crust Mixes
  • Condiments

We currently have an abundance of corn, green beans and peas.



Please Note: Tri-City Food Pantry will be changing the hours we serve our clients on Monday nights starting in September. Monday nights we will be open to serve clients from 5:30-7:00 starting September 1st. Must arrive at least 10 minutes prior to closing to be served.

The Tri-City Food Pantry serves the people who live in the communities of Ralston, La Vista, Papillion and surrounding areas.

Many people believe that the problems associated with hunger are confined to small pockets of society or certain neighborhoods but the reality is much different.  Right now, many people right here in our community are struggling with hunger.  They may have recently lost a job or are disabled and unable to work.  They are often hard-working adults, children and seniors who simply cannot make ends meet.

The Tri-City Food Pantry provides service by referrals only.

Services – Learn more about our service area, how to obtain a referral, and what assistance is available

Planning a food drive?

Please contact us before beginning, and be sure to check out our tips for organizing a drive.

Service Hours

  • Mon: 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.*
  • Tue: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
  • Wed: closed
  • Thur: 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.*
  • Fri: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.*
  • Sat – Sun: Closed
    *Clients must arrive at least 10 minutes before closing to receive services
    The pantry is closed on holidays

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Donation hours

Please note a change in our donation hours. If you are having a drive or have a large donation please contact the pantry at to coordinate a drop off time. Thank you for your cooperation. 

Food donations may be dropped off at Heartland Family Service during the following hours:

  • Mon: 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. / evenings by appointment only
  • Tue: 10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
  • Wed: no hours
  • Thurs: 8:30 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. / evenings by appointment only
  • Friday 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.