Start a Food Pantry

Have you been approached by individuals seeking food for their families?  Do you already provide food to those in need?   Do you simply want to give back to your community? The Montana Food Bank Network can help. We have created a manual specifically to help guide you through the steps of How to Start a Food Pantry.

The Agency Relations staff will be happy to guide you through the process, connect you with the other Partners in your area and provide resources to help you get started.  Download the “How to Start a Food Pantry” manual attached and / or contact Stephanie Stratton, Chief Programs Officer at or by phone at 406-215-1772


How to Start a Food Pantry