Frequently Asked Questions
For Those Who Need a Meal, Clothing or Pantry Items
When do you serve lunch?
Our lunch meal begins at 11:30am on Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays.
What hours/days of the week are you open?
We operate Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays with a few holiday/weather closure exceptions. You can always call 816-461-7215 or the Lunch Partners Office Line: (816) 254-6040 to check if you are unsure.
How do I find you?
We are located at 700 W. Lexington, Independence, MO 64050. This is on the south side of the building. There is a small paved parking lot with stairs leading down to access the Lunch Partners area from that lot for Volunteers and Church Staff. Street parking is also available for patrons.
Is there anything I need to bring with me?
No, unless you would like to use the Clothes Closet or Food Pantry. We do request an ID for use of these services.
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Is there an age requirement for volunteering?
We need our kitchen help to be at least 12 years old to ensure safe food preparation, but supervised children are welcome to help with other duties, such as assisting in the food pantry or serving area. An outline of our duties is found here.
What hours/days of the week do you need volunteers?
We operate Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays. Most volunteers serve on those days from 7:00am to 1:30pm. Occasionally, we have needs that extend beyond those days for things like special projects, area deep cleaning, or taking inventory. Feel free to contact us and we'll find somewhere you can help!
How do I find you?
We are located at 700 W. Lexington, Independence, MO 64050. This is on the south side of the building. There is a small paved parking lot for Volunteers and Church Staff with stairs to access the Lunch Partners area from that lot. Street parking is also available.
Is there a way I can help even if I can't volunteer?
Absolutely. Here are a few ways:
- Pray for us. We try to reach as many individuals as possible with as much kindness as possible. Check our Prayer Requests for specific needs.
- Check out our Current Needs list.
- Consider a financial contribution.
Are groups welcome to volunteer together?
Yes! Many hands make for light work, and we believe the impact your group will make will be felt by all — those we serve and those with whom we serve.
The Remnant Church of Jesus Christ
of Latter Day Saints
700 W. Lexington Ave.
Independence, MO 64050
Lunch Partners Office: (816) 254-6040
Lunch Partners - Basement
Food Pantry - 1st Floor
Clothes Closet - 2nd Floor
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