COVID-19 Update

Beginning the week of 3/23/2020 the Heart Ministry Center’s drive thru pantry hours will be as follows:


Tuesday- 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Wednesday- 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Thursday- Closed
Friday- 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Saturday- 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.


The Center’s case management team is available Monday- Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Contact the case management team at 402-681-1321 or at referral@heartministrycenter. com  


The Center welcomes volunteers (up to seven) at the following times:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday-  3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday- 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Saturday-  12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.


If you are interested in volunteering please contact Dom Rahn at or 402-451-2321.


Programs and Services

Choice Food Pantry

The Heart Ministry Center offers a “choice” food pantry. Pantry clients can choose from a variety of bread, meat, produce, and canned or boxed items. Clients are able to use the pantry once every 30 days.

Tuesday: Seniors  (55+) 10:00am – 1:00pm
Wednesday: 10:00am – 1:00pm
Thursday: 3:30pm – 5:30pm
Friday: 11:00am – 2:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am – 11:00am

Porto Urgent Care Clinic

The Porto Urgent Care Clinic provides free basic medical care on a walk-in basis. Creighton University nurse practitioners can treat everyday healthcenterhealth problems like the flu, sore throat or infections. Basic screenings for diabetes and blood pressure, as well as flu shots are available.

Wednesdays and Fridays: 9:00am – 11:30am

Fresh Start Job Placement Program

Fresh Start provides an opportunity for participants to learn job skills, effective workplace communication and customer service skills while helping to serve others in the community. The Center provides employment placement assistance for graduates of the program.

Contact Conor Berigan at 402-451-2321 or to learn more about taking part in the Fresh Start program

Special Thanks to Our Holy Smokes Sponsors