Please make a donation to the CROSS Center. Any amount is greatly appreciated.


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Cross Center of

Benton Co, MN

150 Fourth Ave.

P.O. Box 205

Foley, MN 56329


1pm-4pm, 6pm-8pm



Other Local Services

Resurrection Lutheran Church
610 County Road 2

St. Joseph, MN
Open to everyone, sells packages of fruits, vegetables, and frozen meats. 3:30 - 5:30 on Monday night -see website for schedule and prices.   



Salem Lutheran Church 90 Riverside Dr. SE, St. Cloud, MN 56329    Dates for 2016:  

Sept 12, Oct 3,

Nov 7, Dec 5.  

(same choices and prices as the St. Joe one)


 in Ramey, MN
Bethany Lutheran Church
34238  Nature Rd
Pierz, MN  56364
2nd Wednesdayof the month


$20 for each unit of food.  Bring empty containers for your food.


Minnesota FoodShare - This link will take you to the main site for Minnesota FoodShare, which helps to coordinate the March Campaign for food and cash donations to  food shelves across Minnesota.

Second Harvest - Second Harvest Heartland is the Upper Midwest’s largest hunger-relief organization, striving to end hunger through community partnerships.

Hunger Solutions Minnesota - Hunger Solutions Minnesota is a comprehensive hunger relief organization that works to end hunger in Minnesota. We take action to assure food security for all Minnesotans by supporting agencies that provide food to those in need, advancing sound public policy, and guiding grassroots advocacy.

Foley Area C.A.R.E. - (Creating Appreciation and Reciprocity with Elders) - This program helps elders to stay healthy and independent with the intention of being able to stay in their home as long as possible to prevent or delay nursing home placement.  Geographically the program serves people age 60 and over that reside in Benton County within a 10-mile radius of the City of Foley.

Central MN Council on Aging - "committed to maintaining the highest quality of life for the elderly citizens in Central Minnesota through joint planning efforts, innovation, image enrichment, consumer input, research, volunteerism, and education.  

Senior LinkAge Line® - Information and Assistance Specialists direct you to the people in your area who provide the services in which you're interested.

211 Minnesota Information & Referral - This is the link for United Way 2-1-1.    You can now dial 2-1-1 for community health and human resources help or call 1-800-543-7709.  United Way 2-1-1 provides callers with information about and referrals to human services for every day needs and in times of crisis.  United Way 2-1-1 can connect you to resources dealing with family counseling, housing assistance, food, health services, legal help, transportation, child and senior services, volunteer and donation opportunities and many more!

The Central Minnesota Falls Prevention and Home Safety Coalition - provides free Home Safety Assessments to seniors. This procedure will include assessing every room of the home, as well as the outside of the structure, for potential hazards. The resident will then be informed of the risks and ways to mitigate them.