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CAER Food Shelf

CAER Food Shelf


Organizations & NonprofitsHuman & Social Services

About Us

Located in Elk River, CAER Food Shelf assists residents in Elk River, Otsego, Zimmerman and surrounding communities who might need help with food and other basic necessities, including limited financial aid for shelter or utilities if eligible.

Our Mission: Provide support and relieve hunger, together

Our Vision: Hunger is no longer a barrier to the health and well-being of people in our community

Our Values: Compassion, Respect, Integrity


  • CAER is here to help. Food shopping includes nonperishable food, fresh produce, dairy, meat, bakery and more.
  • Every dollar donated provides 3 meals
  • See inside with a virtual tour


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