Akron, PA
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 75 food pantries in the Akron area.

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Akron , PA 17501

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Services:
Coupons.com is a free web service that allows users in Akron, PA to print coupons for savings on brand name food and general purpose items they use every day. Coupons can be printed on your computer and redeemed at any local grocery store. This service stretches a family's food budget with real savings; making your food dollar go farther. There is no fee for this service and no registration is necessary.

Eligibility:
Requires internet connection and printer.

Additional Services:
Reduced cost food in Akron , PA.

Area Served:
Akron , PA



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Greater Berks Food Bank

20 Miles Away

1011 Tuckerton Ct
Reading, PA 19605
6109265802202

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Services:
The mission of the Greater Berks Food Bank is to feed the hungry by acquiring and distributing food to people in need.

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.



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Lord S Pantry Of Downingtown

29 Miles Away

141 E. Lancaster Ave
Downingtown, PA 19335
(610) 873-1149

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Services:
To provide emergency food services to individuals and families in need

Local food drives held by churches, organizations and individuals



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Hockessin Community Center, Community Services

39 Miles Away

TEMP ADDRESS: 1304 Old Lancaster Pike
Hockessin, DE 19707
(302) 239-2363

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hockcomcen@aol.com

Services:

HUD APPROVED HOUSING COUNSELING AGENCY offering:  Information & Referral Educational Workshops; Budget & Credit Counseling; Pre-Purchase & Post-Purchase counseling; First time Home Buyer Education Program; and Mortgage Delinquency & Default Resolution Program. 

HCC also offers the following emergency services: Food closet, limited financial assistance when available, for rent, and networking with local churches to help with fuel and utility assistance.


Eligibility:
Low/moderate income or first-time home buyer, mortgage default.

Area Served:
19707, 19808, 19804, 19805 & 19711

Documents To Bring:
Call for appointment - No walk-in's.



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Ray Of Hope Mission Center

39 Miles Away

960 Craigtown Road
Port Deposit, MD 21904
(410) 378-9800

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courtney@zoominternet.net

Services:
Provides a food pantry, financial assistance and support services to residents living with in the catchment area.SERVICES:,

Hours:
Intake Hours: Mon & Wed 1-3PM, Tues & Thur 9:30-11:30AM.

Eligibility:
Open to the public.



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St. Vincent De Paul Society, Charles County

42 Miles Away

3320 St. Peter's Drive
Perryville, MD
(301) 932-7713

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parishsecretary@stpeterswaldorf.org

Services:
EMERGENCY FOOD: Provides emergency food on the last Saturday of the month 9-11AM. Limited financial assistance may be available for utility bills and evictions.

Hours:
24-hour answering machine (301-932-7713), leave message

Eligibility:
Any resident in need of emergency assistance.



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St. Vincent De Paul Society, Cecil County

42 Miles Away

810 Aiken Avenue
Perryville, MD 21903
(410) 642-3588

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wpare@zoominternet.net

Services:
Provides a food pantry and financial assistance to Cecil County residents.SERVICES:1) FOOD PANTRY: Operates a food pantry on Mon, Wed and Fri (morning hours only that varies). May access service once each month.2) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides assistance towards the last $50 for eviction prevention, utilities and prescription assistance. Proof of need, Social Security Card and Photo ID required. Call ahead to find out if funds are available.

Eligibility:
Anyone in need.



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Friendship House, Newark Empowerment Center

42 Miles Away

Newark Empowerment Center
69 East Main Street
Newark, DE 19711
(302) 544-0165

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Services:
Newark Empowerment Center is located in United Methodist Church. It is a day center sponsored by area churches. They offer some financial assistance, bag lunches, and a place to make phone calls.

Eligibility:
Male or Females homeless or impovered in Newark

Area Served:
Newark Area

Documents To Bring:
Call ahead



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Food Bank of Delaware, Volunteer Program -New Castle County

42 Miles Away

14 Garfield Way
Newark, DE 19713
(302)444-8075

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Volunteer@fbd.org

Services:

The Food Bank of Delawares volunteer program is the life line to helping feed hungry Delawareans. The Volunteer Coordinators strive to ensure the volunteers are having a good time while helping to alleviate hunger in the state. The volunteers help make and pack meals for children and seniors at risk of being hungry through our after school, summer, senior nutrition and over the weekend


Hours:
varies

Eligibility:
Anyone

Area Served:
New Castle County

Documents To Bring:
Register online via the scheduling website (www.fbd.volunteerhub.com)



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United Auto Workers Local 1183, food closet

42 Miles Away

698 Old Baltimore Pike
Newark, DE 19702
(302) 738-4500

Services:
UAW Local 1183 operates an emergency food closet.

Eligibility:
Unspecified

Area Served:
Unspecified

Documents To Bring:
Unspecified



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Society of Saint Vincent de Paul

42 Miles Away

St. Margaret Of Scotland Church
2431 Frazer Road
Newark, DE 19702
(302) 834-0228

Services:
Utilities and food, will sometimes deliver.

Hours:
Monday-Friday, 9:00am-4:00pm

Eligibility:
Unspecified

Area Served:
Boundaries - I-95 to North side canal, Delaware/Maryland State line to Porter/Salem Church Roads

Documents To Bring:
Call and leave message



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