The H.E.S. is proud to provide Food Pantry services to our Brooklyn community; ALL are welcome.

In order to get a food pantry ID, you must come into the H.E.S to get an ID card.  Once you have a Pantry ID, order using our Digital Pantry System. Instructions on how to order using our Digital Pantry System. The Food Pantry operates by appointment only and an ID is required for pick-up. You can utilize our Food Pantry once a month. You must come at your scheduled appointment date and time.  Please understand that no boxes will be held past your appointment date.

There will be a new and improved Digital Pantry System coming Summer of 2023. Please prepare for this new system, by updating your pantry manager with current contact details (email address, phone number, etc.)

Pick Up Days and Hours:

Mon, Wed, Thur | 9:30 am – 2 pm

Tues | 1 pm – 6 pm

Every other Sun | 10 am – 12 pm

For more information about the Pantry, please email or call Ilene Stavrach at 718-241-3000 ext. 124.

In partnership with Met Council, all meals provided are Kosher certified.


Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

SNAP provides monthly benefits that can be used to buy food at grocery stores, farmers’ markets, and some online retailers. SNAP helps millions of New Yorkers keep and supplement food on their tables.

The Nutrition Outreach and Education Program (NOEP) can determine if you may be eligible for SNAP. H.E.S. can also help you complete and submit your application.

Contact NOEP for a free and confidential assessment of your eligibility.

For more information, contact NOEP by phone at (347) 880-2922 or email