Altoona, FL
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 39 food pantries in the Altoona area.

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Altoona , FL 32702

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Services:
Coupons.com is a free web service that allows users in Altoona, FL 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 Altoona , FL.

Area Served:
Altoona , FL



Are you green and growing or ripe and rotting?.
-- Ray Kroc




First Baptist Church of Umatilla, Crisis Center

8 Miles Away

450 East
Umatilla, FL 32784
(352) 669-3214

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Services:
First Baptist Church of Umatilla 'Crisis Center' provides food and clothing to those in a 5 MILE CIRCLE of the church. Haircuts also available when the center is open.
*Financial help only when funds are available.

Hours:
Wednesday 9:00a - 12:00p;
Saturday, 9:00a - 12:00p.

Eligibility:
Anyone in need, living within a 5 mile circle of church. Call if unsure.

Documents To Bring:
Walk in.



Flatter me, and I may not believe you. Criticize me, and I may not like you. Ignore me, and I may not forgive you. Encourage me, and I may not forget you.
-- William Arthur




Bay Street Baptist Church, Food Pantry

13 Miles Away

1806 S. Bay Street
Eustis, FL 32726
(352) 589-5838

Services:
Food Pantry provides non-perishable foods only. Clients can only get food once every 4 weeks.

Hours:
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:30a - 3:30p. Closed for lunch.

Eligibility:
Residents in the Eustis area who are in need of food.

Documents To Bring:
May visit only once every 4 weeks.
Must bring photo ID.



There is a condition worse than blindness, and that is, seeing something that isn't there.
-- L Ron Hubbard




Lake Cares, Food Pantry

16 Miles Away

2001 W. Old Highway 441
Mount Dora, FL 32757
(352) 383-0100

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Services:
Food Pantry. A Lake County need-based organization whose goal is to feed the body, educate the mind and lift the spirit of all individuals. We accomplish this with a dynamic group of volunteers who source donations, package nutritious food to stretch a family

Hours:
Food Pantry:
9:00a-11:30a Saturday; open to all.
9:00a -12:30p (Wednesday; reserved for Seniors and disabled.)
NOTE: Hours are general guidelines--CLIENTS ARE ADVISED TO ARRIVE EARLY since distribution may be cut off if the Pantry runs out of food.

Eligibility:
Lake County residents.
Wednesdays are for reserved for Seniors and disabled.

Documents To Bring:
Photo ID required for all adults in household. Short interview process.



In selling as in medicine, prescription before diagnosis is malpractice.
-- Tony Allasandra




House of God Church Outreach

16 Miles Away

1300 N. Grandview Street
Mount Dora, FL 32757
(352) 735-6775

Services:
We provide services which include but are not limited to: food, clothing, transportation, after-school tutoring, counseling, facilitative services, i.e., cooking classes, referrals to other agencies, etc. We pick up food from Second Harvest Foodbank every Monday. We receive USDA/TEFAP foods and shared cost items Our specified days for USDA are 2nd and 4th Thursdays and also as needed depending on the situation or circumstance.

Hours:
- Our produce, breads, and frozen foods are distributed immediately to the neighborhood via posted sign advertisement in front of the church and word of mouth throughout the neighborhood as our predominant population of clientele are in and around the church in a mile radius.
- Our specified days for USDA are 2nd and 4th Thursdays and also as needed depending on the situation or circumstance.

Eligibility:
General public in need throughout the local neighborhood.

Families at risk, single parents, disabled, seniors, inhabitants in subsidized housing, recipients of TANF, SSI, unemployment, low-income, WIC, foodstamps, Medicaid, and Medicare; the jobless, the homeless and crisis referrals from Mt. Dora Police Department.

Documents To Bring:
Walk in during distribution days/times. Our produce, breads, and frozen foods are distributed immediately to the neighborhood via posted sign advertisement in front of the church and word of mouth throughout the neighborhood as our predominant population of clientele are in and around the church in a mile radius.



Do everything with so much love in your heart that you would never want to do it any other way.
-- Yogi Desai




First United Methodist Church of Tavares, Food Pantry

17 Miles Away

600 W. Ianthe Street
Tavares, FL 32778
(352) 343-2761

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Services:
Compassion Cottage 's Good Shepherd Food Pantry is open for food distribution each 1st and 3rd Fridays of each month from 10:00 to 12:00 noon.

Every Tuesday 10:00a to 12 noon we are open for emergency food needs and to take applications to qualify families for the Hearts and Hands program.

Hours:
- Good Shepherd Food Pantry - 1st and 3rd Fridays of each month 10:00a to 12:00 noon.
- Emergency Food - Tuesdays 10:00a - 12:00 noon.

Eligibility:
General Public.

Documents To Bring:
Walk in.



The impossible is often the untried.
-- Jim Goodwin




First Baptist Church of Tavares, Crisis Closet

17 Miles Away

124 N Joanna Ave
Tavares, FL 32778
(352) 343-7131

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Services:
The Crisis Closet provides free food and clothing items for those in need. We also provide some toiletry items and limited household goods such as towels, bedding and blankets as well.

Hours:
Crisis Closet hours:
Monday and Friday - 1:00p to 4:00p;
Wednesday - 9:00a to 12 noon.

Eligibility:
Anyone can come and get free food and clothing items on days the Crisis Closet is open.

Documents To Bring:
Walk in.



The story of the human race is the story of men and women selling themselves short.
-- Abraham Maslow




North Lake Presbyterian Church, Food Pantry

19 Miles Away

103 High Avenue
Lady Lake, FL 32159
(352) 753-8484

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Services:
The pantry is a ministry of North Lake Presbyterian Church. Our supplemental grocery program for local families in need, improves their quality of life, helps sustain health, good nutrition, energy, human dignity and the opportunity for family members to meet their full potential.

Hours:
Monday - Friday 10:00a - 2:00p.

Eligibility:
Residents of Lady Lake:
Summerfield - South of 42 & East of 301
Weirsdale - South of 42 West of Ocklawaha River

Documents To Bring:
Walk in.



Everything can be improved.
-- C. W. Barron




Lady Lake Church of God, Food Pantry

19 Miles Away

229 W McClendon Street
Lady Lake, FL 32159
(352) 259-0897

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Services:
Food pantry that distributes bags of food twice a week (Monday and Wednesday) to recipients that come to our location. Quantities based on family size and income.

Hours:
Monday and Wednesday 8:30am-5:00pm

Eligibility:
Lake County residents in need of food.

Documents To Bring:
Must have a picture ID, and proof of residence. Quantities based on family size and income.



Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
-- Confucius




West Leesburg Community Development Corporation, Food Pantry

22 Miles Away

813 McCormick Street
Leesburg, FL 34748
(352) 365-0947

Services:
Food Pantry provides a bag of non-perishable food items.
(amount is determined on a case by case basis and household size)

Hours:
8:30a - 11:30a, Wednesdays.

Eligibility:
Anyone in need.

Documents To Bring:
Walk in.



Of all ills that one endures, hope is a cheap and universal cure.
-- Abraham Cowley




The Catholic Community of St. Paul, Food Pantry

22 Miles Away

1330 Sunshine Avenue
Leesburg, FL 34748
(352) 787-6354

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Services:
The Community Services Office offers a LIMITED response to the Leesburg community, including the Food Pantry
Our office works in conjunction with the Human Care Network, Catholic Charities and the Salvation Army and offers referrals to those agencies which are better equipped to handle extreme cases.

Hours:
September - May: Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 9:00a-12:00 noon.
June - August: Tuesday and Thursday 9:00a - 12:00 noon.

Eligibility:
Residents of Leesburg, Fruitland Park and Okahumpa only.

Documents To Bring:
Must bring photo ID and Social Security cards for each family member.



Man's biggest mistake is to believe that he's working for someone else.
-- Nashua Cavalier