Akron, OH
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 202 food pantries in the Akron area.

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Akron , OH 44301

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Services:
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Eligibility:
Requires internet connection and printer.

Additional Services:
Reduced cost food in Akron , OH.

Area Served:
Akron , OH



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Akron-canton Regional Foodbank

3 Miles Away

350 Opportunity Parkway
Akron, OH 44307
(330) 535-6900

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Services:
Feed People. Fight Hunger.

Support for their programs comes from a variety of sources. Gifts from Individuals, Grants from Foundations, Workplace Giving Campaigns, and Corporate Sponsorship and Cause-Related Marketing are all sources from which they receive generous financial support. These funds used to carry out their mission of feeding hungry people in America.



A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
-- Hugh Downs




Doylestown United Methodist Church

11 Miles Away

153 Church St.
Doylestown, OH 44230
(330) 658-7744

Services:
Provides supply of emergency food to Doylestown and Chippewa Township residents.

Hours:
As arranged

Eligibility:
Residents of Doylestown and Chippewa Township. Client can only receive service once every 90 days.

Area Served:
Doylestown/Chippewa area only.

Additional Services:
Food Pantries

Documents To Bring:
First time recipients must have Photo ID and Proof of Residence (utility bill, recent piece of mail, etc.)



The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance-it is the illusion of knowledge.
-- Daniel J Boorstin




Brimfield Community Cupboard

11 Miles Away

Faith United Methodist Church
Kent, OH 44240
(330) 673-4524

Services:
Provides emergency food for individuals and families who live in Brimfield Township.

Hours:
Tu, Th: 9:30am-11:30am

Eligibility:
Brimfield Township residents. Cupboard can be used once a month, with 30 days between usage.

Additional Services:
Food Pantries

Documents To Bring:
Must take current proof of address (mail with current address) and documentation of low-income (pay stub, W2s, benefits letter).



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-- Kermit The Frog




Family And Community Services

11 Miles Away

1066 S Water St.
Kent, OH 44240
(330) 673-6963

Services:
Provides emergency food for those in need. Also offers personal hygiene products as available.

Hours:
By appointment M, Tu, W, F: 9:00am-3:00pm; Th: 9:00am-4:00pm.

Eligibility:
CENTER OF HOPE serves: Ravenna City, Ravenna Twp., Rootstown Twp., Edinburg Twp., North Benton, Newton Falls, Palmyra Twp., Charlestown Twp., Deerfield Twp., Atwater, Diamond, Wayland, Brady Lake Village (East side --Ravenna City School District) and Paris Township. KENT SOCIAL SERVICES serves rsidents in the Kent Roosevelt School District: Kent City, Franklin Twp., Brady Lake Village (West side-Kent City School District).

Additional Services:
Food Pantries, Personal/grooming Supplies

Documents To Bring:
Photo ID and proof of residency (utility bill, lease statement, etc.); will need proof children in the household (Social Security card, Medical Card, Court Custody Order, Report Card, Birth Certificate).



If you think nobody cares if you are alive, try missing a couple of car payments.
-- Earl Wilson




Riverwood Community Chapel

11 Miles Away

1407 Fairchild Avenue
Kent, OH 44240
(330) 678-7000

Services:
Provides emergency food to individuals and families in the Portage and Summit County area.

Hours:
Tu: 9:00am-11:00am and 1:00pm-3:00pm

Eligibility:
Serves those facing financial hardship in Portage County. Cupboard can be used once a month, with 30 days between usage.

Additional Services:
Food Pantries

Documents To Bring:
Photo ID



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-- C. W. Barron




Trinity Lutheran Church

11 Miles Away

600 S Water St.
Kent, OH 44240
(330) 673-5445

Services:
Offers emergency food gift cards. Gift cards are for area Giant Eagle stores for eggs, milk and bread. (Generally, distributes about 30 gift cards). Client may also receive one bag of canned goods and dry goods.

Hours:
First Wednesday of the month: 8:00am-12:00Noon

Eligibility:
Serves residents of Kent and Franklin Township area residents. Service may be accessed once per month.

Additional Services:
Food Pantries, Food Vouchers

Documents To Bring:
None



It's not enough that I should succeed -- others should fail.
-- David Merrick




Salvation Army - Wadsworth

12 Miles Away

527 College St.
Wadsworth, OH 44281
(330) 335-2327

Services:
Provides emergency food pantry.

Hours:
By appointment only M-F: 9:00am-4:00pm

Eligibility:
People in need who are residents of Wadsworth City, Wadsworth Twp. or any areas with zip code 44274. Limit once every 30 days per family.

Additional Services:
Food Pantries

Documents To Bring:
Proof of total household income and expenses. I.D. for each family member. Types accepted are: Birth certificate, social security card or photo I.D.



I was brought up in the great tradition of the late nineteenth century: that a writer never complains, never explains and never disdains.
-- James A. Michener




Community Action Wayne/medina

15 Miles Away

110 S. Main St.
Rittman, OH 44270
(330) 927-1871

Services:
Offers weekly food pantry that provides clients with a three-day supply of food. Amount given will depend on size of household and available resources.

Hours:
Th: 9:00am-3:00pm

Eligibility:
Currently serving Rittman residents primarily due to limited resources; Will serve residents of surrounding areas if possible but always phone for availability first. Assistance available up to 3 times per household per year.

Additional Services:
Food Pantries

Documents To Bring:
Proof of total household income. Proof of number of members in household such as social security number.



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Rittman United Methodist Church

15 Miles Away

211 N Metzger Avenue
Rittman, OH 44270
(330) 925-4015

Services:
Provides emergency food supplies to the Rittman community.

Hours:
Third Wednesday of every month: 4:00pm-6:00pm

Eligibility:
Rittman residents who are experiencing temporary financial hardship.

Additional Services:
Food Pantries

Documents To Bring:
Photo ID; Proof of residence (utility bill, recent piece of mail, etc.)



Make food a very incidental part of your life by filling your life so full of meaningful things that you'll hardly have time to think about food.
-- Pilgrims




Randolph/suffield/atwater Food Shelf

15 Miles Away

St. Joseph Church
Randolph, OH 44265
(330) 297-4636

Services:
Provides short term, emergency food assistance for eligible clients in Atwater, Randolph, Suffield and Mogadore.

Hours:
By appointment only: M, Th: 4:30pm- 6:10pm; Tu, W, F: 2:45pm-4:25pm

Eligibility:
Serves residents of Atwater, Mogadore Village (within Portage County), Randolph Township, and Suffield Township. Households can receive food once every 30 days, if needed.

Additional Services:
Food Pantries

Documents To Bring:
Adult picking up food must bring current photo ID. Proof of address for each adult member of household - a current (within past 30 days) piece of mail or utility bill. Must declare number of children as well as their ages.



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-- St. Bernard