Backus Community Center 900 5th Street, International Falls Minnesota
(218) 285-7225 | Email
Office Open Monday thru Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

MISSION STATEMENT: “Historic Backus Community Center, the heart of International Falls, where all generations celebrate arts, culture, recreation, wellness and life-long learning”

Community Café

Community Cafe
Community Cafe
  • Every Tuesday & Thursday at Backus Community Center
  • Serving dinner from 5:30 to 6:00 pm
  • Offering free, hot and nutritious meals to those in need, similar to soup kitchens in larger cities only we serve more than soup!
  • Serving teenagers, families, college students, elderly - anyone living with food insecurity - in Koochiching County
  • No charge for meals, but donations are graciously accepted
  • Menu deemed reliable but not guaranteed

Click here for a PDF version of the Community Cafe brochure.

If you would like to donate or volunteer for the Community Cafe, please call the Backus office at (218) 285-7225, or click here for a volunteer/contribution form.

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