Part of our mission is to supply our guests with nutritious supplemental meals. We distribute approximately 10,000 pounds of food on a monthly basis to Kalkaska County Residents. Guests are welcome to us KAIR's Food Pantry on a monthly basis.




Eligibility is determined by need. Household must...

  • be in need of emergency food
  • be a participant in USDA income-based program such as WIC, FAP, SNAP, Food Assistance
  • have a household income at or below established poverty level

Guests must have a current ID showing proof of residency.

Guidelines for establishing eligibility for Pantry assistance:
Single Resident - Income at or below $24,120/year, $2,010/month, $464/week.

For each additional household member add $8,360 year, $697/month, $161 /week.
Hours of Operation
Food Pantry: Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Client Services: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., closed Wednesdays
Resale Shop: Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
*** Hours may vary due to weather or staffing issues***