Albright, WV
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 21 food pantries in the Albright area.

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Albright , WV 26519

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Services:
Coupons.com is a free web service that allows users in Albright, WV 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 Albright , WV.

Area Served:
Albright , WV



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Community Action-preston

8 Miles Away

109 E Main St
Kingwood, WV 26537
(304) 329-1028

Services:
New housing and home repair programs, Head Start for ages 3-4 yrs, nutritional programs, infant feeding program, summer meals, community development block grant programs and food pantry services, emergency assistance.

Hours:
Monday-Friday 0800-1600

Area Served:
Preston County



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Mountain Top Food Pantry

17 Miles Away

447 Old Crellin Road
Oakland, MD 21550
(301) 334-3588

Services:
Provides clothing, furniture, and a monthly food pantry to those in need.,

Hours:
By appointment. 24 hrs/day, 6 days/wk. (No Sunday's)

Eligibility:
Individuals requesting food should meet WIC income guidelines.



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House Of Hope, Oakland

17 Miles Away

202 S 4th Street
Oakland, MD 21550
(301) 334-2357

Services:
Provides short term assistance for needyresidents of the county. SERVICES: 1) FOOD PANTRIES: Operates five food pantries throughout the county Oakland, Bittenger, Deer Park, Hoyes, and Grantsville. Call for an appointment.2) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Limited financial assistance available, evaluated on a case by case basis.3) DONATIONS: Accepts cash or non-perishable food items.

Hours:
If no answer leave message.

Eligibility:
County residents in need.



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Garrett County Community Action Committee

17 Miles Away

104 East Center Street
Oakland, MD 21550
(301) 334-9431

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Services:
Agency provides a variety of services for low income individuals, families and older adults. It also owns a number housing developments and community facilities located in different communities throughout the county. SERVICES: 1) HOMELESS SERVICES: Provides shelter referrals for those who have been evicted. 2) SECTION 8 HOUSING: Provides rent subsidies through a federal program to enable families, elderly or disabled persons to locate decent housing at affordable prices. Eligible households must locate housing on their own. 3) RENTAL ALLOWANCE PROGRAM: Provides a monthly rental allowance for up to 6 months to homeless or low-income households with critical housing needs. 4) HOUSING LOANS: Offers counseling and loans for low-income, prospective homebuyers. Also offers rehabilitation loans for low-income homeowners. 5) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides one months rent or security deposit for those who are in jeopardy ofbeing evicted. Also offers financial assistance for utility turn-offs. 6) OHEP/MEAP: See separate entry in this catalog. 7) FOOD PANTRY: Provides a 2-3-day supply of food. Call for times and eligibility requirements. 8) HEAD START: See separate listing. 9) TRANSPORTATION: Runs public and medical transportation. Fare for public transportation ranges from $1.00-$4.00 per way. Medical transportation is free to anyone who is a Medicaid recipient. 10) SURPLUS FOOD: County site for the government surplus food commodities program that distributes free food to low-income residents several times per year. 11) DAY CARE: Day care is provided before and after school as well as during holidays, snow days and the summer to children ages 0-12. 12) COMMUNITY and ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: Offers small business assistance loans. 13) TAX ASSISTANCE 2012: Free tax assistance offered to residence starting February 2nd-April 14th on Tuesdays and Thursdays,Noon-4PM; Wednesdays, 4-7PM; and Saturdays, 9AM-1PM. No appointment required. Must have a valid photo ID for self and spouse, social security numbers for everyone in household including children, any related tax documents including deductions and W2's for all jobs worked in 2009, as well as a copy of last years tax return. ,

Hours:
After hours by appointment only.

Eligibility:
Open to public.



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Catholic Community Services

17 Miles Away

235 High Street #207
Morgantown, WV 26505
(304) 292-6597

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Services:
Outreach for central region,food bank

Area Served:
Monongalia County



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Regalos Elizabeth Fund, Inc.

17 Miles Away

P O Box 84
Morgantown, WV 26507
(304) 267-7307
heladoahora@yahoo.com

Services:
The Regalos Elizabeth Fund provides small scale grants, averaging $125 - $145 each, to meet crucial and/or emergency needs of low income Hispanic individuals and families. Typical request include help with rent payment, paying utility bills and restoring electricity, emergency lodging, children's clothing, prescriptions, medical expenses, food assistance, and eye glasses. The maximum grant is $200.00. Call, e-mail, or stop in Sister Grace Calvisi's office at Saint Joseph's Catholic Church

Hours:
N/A

Eligibility:
Must be Hispanic and living in West Virginia. Must be low income. Must have an emergency, crucial financial need.

Area Served:
Berkeley County, Grant County, Hampshire County, Hardy County, Jefferson County, Mineral County, Morgan County, Pendleton County



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Criss Cross Information & Referral Service

43 Miles Away

209 W Pk St Suite B
Clarksburg, WV 26301
(304) 623-6681
(304) 623-6686

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info@criss-crosswv.org

Services:
Provide emergency assistance for utility termination; Prescription Assistance; Food Order referrals to food pantries in Harrison County. Information & Referral service.

Hours:
Monday - Friday 800 -1600

Eligibility:
Financial Assistance & Food Order, must be resident of Harrison county.

Area Served:
Harrison County



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Catholic Community Services

47 Miles Away

Seneca Mall 3rd Street
Elkins, WV 26241
(304) 636-2202

Services:
Food Pantry, Rent and Utility Assistance

Hours:
MONDAY, TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY, FRIDAY 0900 - 1200

Area Served:
Randolph County



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Maryland Food Bank

47 Miles Away

816 Frederick Street
Cumberland, MD 21502
(301) 722-2797

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dloar@atlanticbb.net

Services:
NOTE: Must be a non-profit organization that offers a food pantry or soup kitchen to its residents. Coordinates the procurement and distribution of food donations from manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers and government agencies to be distributed to non-profit organizations providing free food to county residents. SERVICES: 1) GENERAL SERVICES: Obtains, stores, and distributes food supplies and non-food supplies such as toilet paper, paper towels, dish washing and laundry detergent to qualified non-profit agencies. 2) DONATIONS: Accepts food and non-food donations as well as monetary donations.

Eligibility:
Non-profit agencies such as food pantries and soup kitchens.



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St. Martin's Ministries

47 Miles Away

14376 Benedictine Lane
Cumberland, MD
(410) 634-1140

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operationsdirector@stmartinsministries.org

Services:
Provides food pantry, financial assistance for security deposit, utility cut-off and eviction prevention to low income families in Caroline County and other mid-shore counties. Also operates a thrift store that is open to the public.SERVICES:1) FOOD PANTRY: Offers a 4-day supply of emergency food. Disposable diapers and baby formula occasionally are available. Must provide proof of income, social security cards for all family member, photo id and show monthly expenses. Pantry is open Tues, Thurs, Fri 8:30-11:30AM and Wed 6-7:30PM. Approved applicants may also receive a clothing voucher to be used towards items in the Thrift Shop. 2) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2011: Registration for Thanksgiving food baskets begins Nov1.Call for an appointment to fill out an application for assistance during normal business hours. Distribution will be 11/23-11/24. Christmas Basketapplication will begin12/1 and distribution will be 12/22-12/23.Approved applicants willalso receive a $15 clothing voucher to be used towards items in the Thrift Shop. 3) THRIFT SHOP: Offers used clothing, furniture and small household goods. Open to the public on Tues, Thur, Fri 8:30-11:30AM and Wed 6-7:30PM.4) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides financial assistance once every 18 months for first month's rent, security deposit or to prevent eviction or utility turn-off. Must provide proof of need and income. In-person interviews are held on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Call to be screened and for appointment times. 5) SCHOOL SUPPLIES 2012: Provides schools supplies for families that come for food assistance during the month of August. Supplies are limited for children in Pre-K thru Third grade.6) MARYLAND RENTAL ALLOWANCE PROGRAM: Offers a 12-month rent subsidy program to low income families who are homeless, in danger of becoming homeless or are in need of emergency housing. Eligibility Income Guidelines:1 person $18,750 2 person $21,4503 person $24,100 4 person $26,8005 person $28,950 6 person $31,1007 person $33,200 8 person $35,350DONATIONS: Accepts monetary, clothing, small household items, toys and books in good condition.

Hours:
Pantry & Thrift Store hours: Tues, Thur, Fri 8:30AM-11:30AM & Wed 6-7:30PM.

Eligibility:
See notes.



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