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If you live in Eden Prairie or Chanhassen, and have recently lost your job, had your hours cut, added to your family or feel yourself starting to struggle financially for some other reason, please call us NOW.

For your first visit  to use our services, please come no later than one hour before closing, so that we can best serve you.  Please contact us with any questions.

PROP SERVICES

FOOD PROGRAMSFood Donations

We provide food to nourish you and your family and help stretch your budget.  You can visit our Food Shelf once per month to receive a five-day supply of food based on the number of people in your household.  You can visit our Fresh Choice Market each week for fresh fruits, vegetables, dairy, breads and baked goods.

Monthly food orders generally include >>

  • Canned fruit
  • Canned beans
  • Canned meat and fish
  • Soup or Ramen noodles
  • Cold cereal or oatmeal
  • Pasta and sauce
  • Macaroni & cheese, rice, or potatoes
  • Frozen meat
  • Cooking oil
  • Flour or sugar
  • Eggs
  • Milk – 1% or skim
  • Juice
  • Coffee
  • Laundry soap
  • Diapers (when available)
  • Toiletries (when available)
  • Cake/Cookies Mix
  • Snacks

FRESH CHOICE MARKET INFORMATION

  • Monday – Friday:  9:30 A.M. to 12:45 P.M.*
  • Wednesday Evening:  4:00 P.M. to 6:30 P.M.

*No walk-ins to the pantry after 12:45 P.M.

  • Bring your Picture ID and Proof of Residency for ALL Adults (age 18 or over)
    • Utility bill, medical card, mortgage or county statement, a new lease or a Hennepin or Carver County Economic Assistance statement (dated within the last 90 days).

 

SHORT TERM EMERGENCY FINANCIAL HELP

To help stabilize a crisis, PROP provides short-term financial assistance  for:

  • Emergency housing payments (rent or mortgage)
  • Electric or heat payments
  • Prescriptions/short term childcare or Auto Repairs

You will need to show proof of emergency, county or other agency ineligibility, and income verification.

Call 952-937-9120 and ask to speak to a Case Manager.

Calls returned within two business days. Eligibility assessed over the phone or an appointment will be scheduled.

 

SUPPORT FOR CHILDREN, TEENS AND SENIORS

PROP offers many programs supporting children and teens through Summer Food for Kids, Youth Scholarships and Holiday Gift Program.

PROP offers Nutrition Assistance Program, Senior Mobile Food Delivery and Holiday Gift Program for seniors (59+).

Healthy food and fresh produce delivered monthly to your door.

Check if you are eligible for Senior Mobile Food Delivery Program

 

NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM FOR SENIORS (NAPS)

To register, call Second Harvest Heartland Food Bank  at 651-484-8241. Commodity Supplemental Foods Program (CSFP) is a United States Department of Agriculture nutrition program designed to provide healthy food each month at no cost to low-income seniors 60 years of age and over.  NAPS is the name of CSFP in Minnesota.  We are a satellite distribution center for this program.

 

EMPLOYMENT AND OTHER SUPPORT

If you are looking for a job, wanting to find a better job or ready to explore a new career path and not sure where to begin with searching for a job opportunity that fits your needs, skills, and interests, our on-site career counselor is here to help. Call 952-937-9120 or email prop@propfood.org to schedule your one-one appointment today.

*Please note this is not a job placement service.