We are located at 217 Main Street, Cold Spring. The ROCORI Area Food Shelf offers Handicap accessibility and a roomy display and storage area for donations.


The food shelf is currently open every Monday from 10:00AM – 2:30PM. On the third Monday of each month the food shelf is also open in the evening from 5:30 pm – 7:00PM.

Days Closed in 2018: May 28 (Memorial Day), July 4, Sept. 3 (Labor Day), Dec. 24 (Christmas Eve), Dec. 31 (New Year's Eve).

Inclement Weather

The Rocori Area Food Shelf will be closed when the Rocori schools close due to weather conditions. If the Rocori schools start 2 hours late, we will still be open as usual.

Annual Events

March -

  • March is an important month since we receive matching grant money for donations received in March. Your donations are doubled by the MN FoodShare's March Campaign.
  • We will be selling Raffle Tickets as our annual fundraiser in March sponsored by the local Lions. Buy a ticket and support the Rocori Area Food Shelf.

July -

  • Donations received in July are matched by Hunger Solutions.

August -

  • School Supply Drive - backpacks with school supplies are distributed in August to families in need.

November and December -

  • Christmas food baskets are distributed in December.
  • Toys are needed for the Christmas toy program. Please watch for donation boxes labeled "RAFS Toy Shop" located at area retailers. The Christmas Toy Program gives toys and bikes to families with children. Families must sign up for this event. Sign up starts on the 1st Monday of November. Call Vicky (218) 766-2462 with questions.