Our Dream: Nourish Neighbors to Flourish
Modeling God's Love, HEART Nourishes hungry neighbors with healthy nutritious food Today, Connects them to life building resources for Tomorrow
So they can flourish for a Lifetime.
Why is HEART essential during this unfolding season?
HEART is an essential business as defined by the Stay at Home Order, providing free food distribution to families and individuals that need assistance in our community.
"Ohio Department of Health's DIRECTOR'S STAY AT HOME ORDER
Re: Director's Order that All Persons Stay at Home Unless Engaged in Essential Work or Activity
12.d. Essential Businesses and Operations: Organizations that provide charitable and social services
Organizations that provide charitable and social services. Businesses and religious and secular nonprofit organizations, including food banks, when providing food, shelter, and social services, and other necessities of life for economically disadvantaged or otherwise needy individuals, individuals who need assistance as a result of this emergency, and people with disabilities." March 22, 2020
We love because someone else loved us first.
HEART Food Pantry, Inc. is a Christian based organization started by the Reynoldsburg Ministerial Association to address food insecurity in our community.
For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in. Matthew 25
HEART Food Pantry, Inc. opened on November 12, 2011 as a choice food pantry. In the fall of 2019, the pantry transitioned to a holistic, customer centric Market.
Mid-Ohio Market at HEART opened Nov 5, 2019 through an enhanced partnership between HEART Food Pantry, Inc. & Mid-Ohio Foodbank.
MOM@HEART offers food insecure neighbors free fresh nutritious food and connects them to life-building community resources.
We also receive support and donations from our community champions: local churches, schools, businesses, civic organizations and individuals.
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity (including gender expression), sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, family/parental status, income derived from a public assistance program, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity, in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA (not all bases apply to all programs). Remedies and complaint filing deadlines vary by program or incident.
HEART is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
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The IRS has determined that HEART Food Pantry Inc. is a tax exempt organization under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code, effective October 3, 2013. Contributions to HEART are tax deductible under section 170 of the Code.