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*COVID-19 Local Food and Meal Resources

Below the daily list of options that are open to all, see the school district meal program and Keys-wide programs specifically for seniors and children.   

Pantries and Meals, by Day of the Week, as of September 1

Monday

  • St. Justin the Martyr Church, Pantry, 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm, 105500 Overseas Highway, Key Largo
  • Church of the Nazarene, Pantry, 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm, 100390 Overseas Highway, Key Largo
  • Burton Memorial United Methodist Church, Pantry, 9:00 am – Noon, 93001 Overseas Highway, Tavernier
  • KAIR, Pantry, 9:00 am – Noon, 3010 Overseas Highway, Marathon
  • FKOC Loaves and Fishes, Pantry, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm, 2221 Patterson Avenue, Key West
  • SOS, Pantry, preassembled bag distributions, 9:30am-6pm, 5640 Maloney Avenue, Key West

Tuesday

  • Burton Memorial United Methodist Church, Pantry, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, 93001 Overseas Highway, Tavernier
  • First Baptist Church of Islamorada, Pantry, Meals to Go, and clothing 10:00 am - 11:00 am and 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, 81201 Overseas Highway, Islamorada
  • KAIR, Pantry, Noon – 3:00 pm, 3010 Overseas Highway, Marathon
  • SOS, Pantry, preassembled bag distributions, 9:30am-3:30pm, 5640 Maloney Avenue, Key West

Wednesday

  • First Baptist Church of Key Largo, Pantry, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, 99001 Overseas Highway, Key Largo
  • Burton Memorial United Methodist Church, Pantry, 9:00 am – Noon, 93001 Overseas Highway, Tavernier
  • St. Peter Catholic Church, Pantry, 9:30 am – Noon, 31300 Overseas Highway (MM 31.5), Big Pine Key
  • SOS, Pantry, preassembled bag distributions, 9:30am-3:30pm, 5640 Maloney Avenue, Key West

Thursday

  • Burton Memorial United Methodist Church, Pantry & Meals to Go, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, 93001 Overseas Highway, Tavernier
  • KAIR, Pantry, 9:00 am – Noon, 3010 Overseas Highway, Marathon
  • Big Coppitt First Baptist Church, Pantry, 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm, 200 Avenue F, Big Coppitt Key
  • SOS, Pantry, preassembled bag distributions, 9:30am-6pm, 5640 Maloney Avenue, Key West
Friday
  • KAIR, Pantry, 9:00am – Noon, 3010 Overseas Highway, Marathon
  • FKOC Loaves and Fishes, Pantry, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm, 2221 Patterson Avenue, Key West

Saturday

  • MCC Cooking with Love, Grocery Delivery for Homebound, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm, Delivery throughout Key West

School District Meals 

Monroe County School District

Meals are available to all children ages 1-18. Students attending in person will be offered a meal at lunchtime. Meals will be given on the A/B schedule. When students leave for the day, they will be offered meals for their off day (to include the weekends). Parents of students attending virtually will be welcome to stop by to pick up meals at any school. 

Remember that students that qualify for free or reduced meals need to complete a Free and Reduced Application now. Information about the application, a link to the application and contact information can be found on the Monroe County School District website. 

Key Largo Meal Delivery:

  • Samson Road/Hammock Trails 11:00 am – 11:20 am
  • Jenny/Janet 11:30 am – 11:50 am

Marathon Meal Delivery:

  • Eastwind Apartments 11:00 am – 11:20 am
  • 15th Street Ocean 11:30 am – 11:50 am

Key West Meal Delivery (home school – HOB):

  • Porter Place (White Street near Housing Office) 11:00 am – 11:20 am
  • George Allen Apartments (behind Office near Playground) 11:30 am – 11:50 am
  • Corner of Truman/Emma (home school - Key West High) 11:00 am -11:45 am

Check their latest delivery routes here.

For more information in CreoleSpanish or English, click here.

Keys Wide

Florida Keys Healthy Start Coalition

Healthy Start is currently able to help with formula, breastfeeding support and emergency toddler nutrition. They are also offering breastfeeding support and nutrition support through secure, private virtual meetings. The team is always available by phone to provide information, support, assistance and guidance for pregnant women and families in need. 
 
Please call 305-293-8424, email, reach out through social media, or chat on their website to reach any Coalition representative or to request assistance. Updates will come weekly as new community programs are created. See KeysHealthyStart.org for updates and a complete listing of their programs and services.

Monroe County Social Services

Home delivered meal service for seniors will continue as usual. For changes, please see monroecounty-fl.gov/socialservices.

Monroe Women, Infants, and Children

The Florida Department of Health in Monroe County’s WIC (Special Supplemental Food Program for Women Infants and Children) offers food/nutrition/breastfeeding assistance to low income pregnant women or families with infants or children under the age of 5 years who reside in Monroe County. Those individuals/families who meet this criteria and are experiencing a loss of income due to the COVID-19 crisis are encouraged to sign up for WIC to help with food costs. Families that meet this criteria and are currently receiving unemployment or Medicaid benefits automatically qualify financially for WIC benefits. Others will need to provide proof of income and/or explain income loss to qualify.
 
For more information or to apply:  Key West area—call 305-676-3852 and upper keys call 305-676-3933. (During the COVID-19 Pandemic, all applications will be done by phone and necessary documents can be faxed or emailed, please do not come to the WIC office).