Jason Lee Food Bank

Jason Lee Food Bank

820 Jefferson Street NE
Salem, OR 97301
Phone – (503) 362-9885

We believe that everyone deserves to have enough to eat.

You do not have to verify income or provide ID (such as a social security or drivers’ license) to receive food. The U.S. Department of Agriculture prohibits discrimination against emergency food recipients on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or if all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program, in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited basis will apply to all programs and/or employment activities.)

Pantry Hours:

  • Monday: 9-11:30 a.m.
  • Tuesday: 9-11:30 a.m.
  • Wednesday: 9-11:30 a.m.
  • Friday: 9-11:30 a.m.


If you would like to donate money instead of food please make your check to Morningside United Methodist Church for “Jason Lee Food Bank” in the memo line.

Top 25 Needed Items
  • Cereal
  • Peanut Butter
  • Rice
  • Pasta
  • Spaghetti
  • Sauce
  • Fresh Vegetables
  • Canned Fruit
  • Canned Vegetables
  • Eggs
  • Canned Soups
  • Canned Beans
  • Oil
  • Boxed Meals
  • Canned Meats/Fish
  • Coffee
  • Ketchup
  • Mayo
  • Jelly/Jam
  • Juice
  • Flour
  • Spices
  • Sugar
  • Salt
  • Paper Products
  • Toiletries (toothbrush, etc.)