Ivy Bend Food Pantry

41569 Ivy Bend Road Stover, MO 65078


The last day for the children's Christmas signup will be on Saturday, October 24th.  Sign up at the pantry at 2:00 p.m.

Due to staffing issues, Katy Trail Clinic will NOT hold clinic on 10-6, 10-13 and 10-20.  The clinic  plans to reopen on 10-27.  If you have any questions, please contact the Katy Trail Clinic.

The Friday Senior Lunch meals will continue to be to-go meals only served between 11:00 am to 1:00 pm.   For our seniors over 60, meals are free and for our guests under 60, a donation of  $5.00 will be required.

Support groups, AA, NA, AL-ANON,  and Walk With Ease have resumed.


Katy Trail clinic has reopened.

A modified monthly food distribution will continue as scheduled on Wednesday, October 28th.

We will continue to observe COVID protocols to keep everyone safe.

We will keep you informed of all future changes.


Clinic services will be provided weekly, each Tuesday from 8:00 a.m. to noon.

To make an appointment, call 1-660-826-4774.

If service is cancelled due to weather, information will be available by calling 1-660-851-7759  or the Pantry at 1-573-372-9892.



Most of us have, at one time or another, visited and purchased items from Amazon.  Here is a great way to order and promote contributions to our pantry. 

When customers shop at AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com), the AmazonSmile Foundation donates 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to the charitable organization (Ivy Bend Food Pantry) selected by customers.

Please take a few minutes to check our the smile.amazon.com website.    Use this site for ordering and designate Ivy Bend Food Pantry as the organization to receive your foundation donations.  Thank you.


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About Us

The Ivy Bend Community Food Pantry is a 501(c)3 Non-Profit organization.

All Staff & Board Members are all volunteers.

100% of all donations go toward pantry operations.

We serve the people of Morgan County, Missouri through the distribution of food, education and counseling.


 Our purpose at the Ivy Bend Community Food Pantry is to supplement the food from other food sources for families in need.  Additionally, we strive to assist children and adults with education, training and counseling resources that will lead to lifestyle changes and, ultimately, promote an improved quality of life.

Company Overview

The pantry is governed by a board of directors. Board members include President Jackie Allen, Vice President Jim Smith, Treasurer Anita Horn, Secretary Ruth Morris,  Bert Schindler, Pam Rumans, Mike Kern, Christel Mullins, Paula Hendrix, Beulah (Boots) Byrd (Honorary Member), Melvin Byrd (Honorary Member), and Legal Advisor, Jeff Green.


   The Ivy Bend Community Food Pantry received an award from the Missouri Department of Economic Development's Neighborhood Assistance Program that funded an expansion at the facility in southern Morgan County.

    The tax credit grant allowed more local money to stay local rather than go to the state and federal governments for wider distribution.

    The pantry received its full proposed amount of $308,210 in the grant. That is the amount of donations the pantry received through the program, with $215,747 in tax credits available.

    Ivy Bend's award was one of five food pantry programs in the state that received assistance in a recent award announcement from the DOD.

    We have received our full $308,210.00 in NAP Grant Donations and the new Pantry became fully operational in July of 2015.

    The new pantry building, provides an opportunity to store and give a larger quantity and variety of food to its residents and surrounding communities of Southwestern Morgan County in Missouri. The facility includes a FREE senior citizen hot lunch program, AA, NA, AL-ANON services,  and Katy Trail health services.  GED and tutoring referral service is also available for children in the Ivy Bend community who are struggling academically. 


How to Donate to the Ivy Bend Food Pantry:

The Ivy Bend Community Food Pantry is a 501(c)3 Non-Profit organization and your donation is tax deductible. Donations can be mailed to:

Ivy Bend Food Pantry

41569 Ivy Bend Road

Stover, MO 65078

You may also Donate by clicking on the Donate button below.

If you have any questions about making a donation to the Ivy Bend Food Pantry, please call 573-372-9892.

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