Abingdon, MD
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 285 food pantries in the Abingdon area.

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Abingdon , MD 21009

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Services:
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Eligibility:
Requires internet connection and printer.

Additional Services:
Reduced cost food in Abingdon , MD.

Area Served:
Abingdon , MD



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St. Francis De Sales Catholic Church

2 Miles Away

1450 Abingdon Road
Abingdon, MD 21009
(410) 676-5119

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Services:
FOOD PANTRY: Provides one bag of non-perishable food items to Harford County residents once per week.

Eligibility:
Harford County residents in need.



Unhappiness is in not knowing what we want and killing ourselves to get it.
-- Don Herold




Harford Community Action Agency

4 Miles Away

1321B Woodbridge Station Way
Edgewood, MD 21040
(410) 612-9909

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jmason@harfordcommunityaction.org

Services:
Provides low-income resident emergency food, financial assistance and taxpreparation services. SERVICES: 1) COMMUNITY FOOD PANTRY: Provides emergency non-perishable groceries based on size of household, need and what is available. Income eligible MEAP (Maryland Energy Assistance Program) recipients are eligible once a month; others are considered on a individual basis If eligible, groceries are available same day. Occasionally baby formula is available 2) EVICTION PREVENTION/ SECURITY DEPOSITS: Offers financial assistance for court-ordered evictions and mortgage assistance. Also assists with security deposits for individuals or families who are homeless or living in shelters. Provides up to $500 once a year as long as client can come up with the remainder from other organization(Salvation Army, FISH, Churches, etc.). The FAMILY must be homeless or in the verge of homelessness. Will only serve families with children 21 and younger.INCOME ELIGIBILITY FOR ASSISTANCE:Persons per Household Monthly Income1 $1,861.662 $2,521.663 $3,181.664 $3,841.665 $4,501.666 $5,161.66For each additional person, add $660.003) FINANCIAL CASE MANAGEMENT: Provides on-on-one case management services to help clients learn to manage their finances. Located at 626 Towne Center Drive, Suite 204, Joppa 21085. Individuals must be income eligible and should you the chart above to verify.4) GED: Offers 8-12 week GED preparation and adult basic education courses.5) JOB PREPARATION: Offers a one-week intensive job skills program that prepares people for the workforce.6) TAX ASSISTANCE 2012: CLOSEDProvides tax preparation assistance to all residents who made less than $50,000 on 1/28/12-4/7/2012.Call to schedule an appointment Mon-Thur, 8AM-6PM starting 1/3/2012. Call 410-510-7726 EX 230 to schedule an appointment or leave a voice mail message. Appointments are scheduled Tues and Thurs, 3-7PM; Sat, 10AM-3PM.Must bring the following:-- Valid photo ID for self and spouse.-- A Social Security card for EACH family member.-- W-2 forms for all jobs worked in 2011.-- Child care provider - name, address and tax ID number.-- All banking account information (a check and/or savings deposit slip).-- A copy of last year's tax return.-- Any document or information about money received from the IRS, including the advanced Child Tax Credit.-- All 1099 forms for other income, if any.-- Any other tax related documents.NOTE: Every adult listed on the tax form must come to sign the return.

Hours:
Mon-Thur, 8:30AM-12:30PM and closed 12:30AM-1:30PM. Individuals can receive food Mon-Fri, 8:30-11:30AM and Mon-Thur, 1:30-4PM **Please be advised- currently experiencing increase in volume, appointments may be late**

Eligibility:
Low-income residents. Must meet 200% of poverty level. See notes for eligibility.



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Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church

5 Miles Away

1100 Philadelphia Road
Joppa, MD 21085
(410) 679-4000

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dkowalewski@trinityjoppa.org

Services:
FOOD PANTRY: Offers non-perishable and perishable food items to individuals in need.

Eligibility:
Anyone in need.



When our eyes see our hands doing the work of our hearts, the circle of Creation is completed inside us, the doors of our souls fly open and love steps forth to heal everything in sight.
-- Michael Bridge




Fish Of Harford County

5 Miles Away

PO Box 105
Joppa, MD 21085
(410) 836-6442

Services:
Provides emergency food, financial assistance, information and referral and accepts donations.SERVICES:1) FOOD DELIVERY: Provides a 3-day emergency supply of food to home bound individuals/families. Families may receive food deliveries every 3 to 6 months. 2) LIMITED EMERGENCY FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Offers limited funds for medications, mortgages, eviction prevention and utility bills on an emergency basis. This service can only be utilized once a year.3) INFORMATION & REFERRAL: Provides information and referrals on community resources for clothing and furniture.4) FOOD PANTRY: Provides a food pantry located behind the CVS in Edgewood. Call for an appointment and details. Open Mon-Thur, 9-11:30AM and 1-4PM. Open Fri, 9AM-1PM.

Hours:
24 hour voice mail.

Eligibility:
Residents of all ages.



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St. Matthew Lutheran Church

5 Miles Away

1200 Churchville Road
Bel Air, MD 21014
(410) 838-3178

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Services:
FOOD PANTRY: Provides non-perishable food items to those in need once per month.

Eligibility:
Open to anyone in need.



A thought which does not result in an action is nothing much, and an action which does not proceed from a thought is nothing at all.
-- Georges Bernanos




Harford County Department Of Social Services

5 Miles Away

2 South Bond Street
Bel Air, MD 21014
(410) 836-4700

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bbennett@dhr.state.md.us

Services:
Offers assistance in crisis situations as well as refers out to a food pantry. SERVICES:1) CRISIS SITUATION: Assists eligible families who are experiencing crisis situations, including homelessness(must pass a drug test), utility turn-offs, evictions, natural disasters (i.e., fires, floods), security deposits, and/or dire need for prescription medication (can be individuals). Also can assist persons stranded away from home or a job. Those families seeking financial assistance will be referred to the Community Action Agency.Can only be used once in a 24 month period. For eligible families who are experiencing crisis situations they will be referred to their local community action agency. DSS will assist if emergency medication is needed and funds are available.,

Eligibility:
Low-income single adults and families with children.



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-- Charles Dickens




Fish Of Harford County

5 Miles Away

PO Box 552
Bel Air, MD 21014
(410) 836-6441

Services:
Provides services to residents of Harford County. SERVICES:1) FOOD: Volunteers bring a 3-day emergency supply of non-perishable food to each eligible family's home. Families may receive food deliveries every 3 to 6 months. Also accepts donations of non-perishable food at local churches. Call for more information.2) LIMITED EMERGENCY FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Volunteers call clients and provide limited funds (last $35) for security deposits, water bills, mortgages, eviction prevention, utility bills andmedications (medication is not limited to $35) on an emergency basis. Also provides gas or bus tickets to assist transients or persons with emergency needs. Service can only be utilized once a year. Individuals do not have to be MEAP eligible.3) INFORMATION & REFERRAL: Referrals made for clothing and furniture.

Hours:
24 hour Voice mail.

Eligibility:
Anyone in need.



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-- C C Colton




Bel Air United Methodist Church

5 Miles Away

21 Linwood Avenue
Bel Air, MD 21014
(410) 838-5181

Services:
Provides food and financial assistance. SERVICES: 1) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides financial assistance for evictions, gas and electric turn off notices and security deposits.2) FOOD: Provides one bag of non-perishable emergency food. Call for assistance and to ensure service.

Hours:
Also provides appointment times.

Eligibility:
Anyone in need.



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-- Merlin




Bel Air United Methodist Church

5 Miles Away

21 Linwood
Bel Air, MD 21014
(410) 838-5181

Services:
Provides a soup kitchen and bags of food to those in need.SERVICES: 1) MANNA HOUSE: Offers a soup kitchen every Wed, 11:30AM-1PM. Open to anyone in need.2) FAMILY FOOD: Offers perishable and non-perishable food to those in need. Targets families who do not qualify for any type of government assistance. EX: SNAP. Must have ID. This is held mid-month on a Sat, 9AM-12Noon. Call to check for dates.

Hours:
See notes for program hours.

Eligibility:
Varies by program.



There is enough in the world for everyone to have plenty, to live happily, and to be at peace with his neighbors.
-- Harry Truman




Helping Hands Food Pantry

7 Miles Away

7901 Bradshaw Road
Salem United Methodist Church
Upper Falls, MD 21156
(410) 592-2226

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office@salemunited.org

Services:
EMERGENCY FOOD: Provides a 5-day supply of emergency food to anyone in need. Offers non-perishable and perishable food items. Call first to verify food availability.,

Eligibility:
Anyone in need of services.



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