We're ready for curbside service!

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Tweaking how we do our dinners with curbside meals and social distancing but keeping our standard smiles!

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Wherever there's a need, there's always a helping hand (or two).

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We're ready for curbside service!

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Thank you for visiting Knox Prairie Community Kitchen (KPCK). We are a not-for-profit 501(c)3 volunteer organization in Galesburg, Illinois. Our mission is to serve our neighbors nutritious food with dignity and respect.

We strengthen our community by sharing meals, and by engaging in outreach and educational activities related to food insecurity.
We invite you to explore our website to learn more about KPCK, attend a free community meal, and become involved as a volunteer or donor. Thank you for visiting our website!

December 9, 2021
Baked ham or vegetarian quiche, cheesy scalloped potatoes, bakes beans, mixed vegetables, rolls and jello cake

Dinner will be served at
5:00 pm until our
meals run out.

 Please remember, we have a limited number of meals for each dinner so we can't offer any extras; you MUST be present to receive a meal. 
 If you arrive by vehicle, we ask you to please line up on the
north side of Tompkins Street only.  
We cannot cross traffic to serve meals.
If you arrive on foot, please wait in line in the designated area & please observe the 6 foot social distancing rule.

KPCK needs people like you. Consider volunteering at one of our free community meals or events today!

*Due to COVID restrictions, we have temporarily suspended seeking outside volunteer help.

upcoming dinner dates:

Dec. 9, 2021

January Meal is canceled

other dates tba

please be sure
to check our Facebook PAGE in case of cancellation due to weather or covid


Our mission could not be achieved without the support of the community and our donors. Please consider becoming a KPCK donor today! ​

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We would like to emphasize that KPCK does not exclude any person. We wish to serve every member of our community. 

Our goal is to bring all people together for an evening filled with eating and meeting!

The Knox Prairie Community Kitchen is committed in all areas to provide an environment for its volunteers and patrons that is free from discrimination. We offer our services unconditionally, and welcome everyone regardless of race, national origin, age, disability, sex, marital status, familial status, religion, sexual orientation, political beliefs, or economic status. All are encouraged to join us.