Amherst, VA
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 54 food pantries in the Amherst area.

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Amherst , VA 24521

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Services:
Coupons.com is a free web service that allows users in Amherst, VA 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 Amherst , VA.

Area Served:
Amherst , VA



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Amherst County Social Services

2 Miles Away

224 Second Street
Amherst, VA 24521
(143) 494-6933

Visit Website

barbara.mcpherson@dss.virginia.gov

Services:
Benefit programs for eligible recipients Services mandated by VA. Code.



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-- Arnold Toynbee




Emmanuel United Methodist Church

2 Miles Away

401 N Main St.
Amherst, VA 24521
(143) 494-6762

Visit Website

eumcoofice@ntelos.net

Services:
Emergency food.



If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people.
-- Confucius




First Baptist Church Of Monroe

11 Miles Away

139 Frances Ave.
Monroe, VA 24574
(143) 492-9376

Services:
Provide families in need with emergency food We do not have perishables, clothes, or money for utilities We do not give repeat service as a welfare agency- only 1 time visits for an immediate need. All are referred by social services or come here for food until they officially get food stamps.



Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
-- Confucius




Solid Rock Baptist Church

13 Miles Away

110 Church Street
Madison Heights, VA 24572
(143) 452-8032

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solidrockchva@aol.com

Services:
The 2nd largest food pantry in Central Virginia Food is free Available other times by appointment for emergencies.



They may forget what you said, but they will never forget how you made them feel.
-- Carl W. Buechner




Nelson County Pantry

15 Miles Away

Nelson County Pantry
9890 Thomas Nelson Highway
Lovingston, VA 22949
(143) 426-3692

Visit Website

NelsonCountyPantry@msn.com

Services:
Provides a food pantry for the community Serves Nelson County only. The Pantry is a member of the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank and located in the parking lot of St Mary's Catholic Church|Food pantry is open last Saturday of every month from 9AM-12Noon. (Except November and December when the pantry is open the last Saturday before the holidays). There is no phone in the food pantry. First time applicants may walk in but must bring proof of Nelson county residency and register. Not necessary to call ahead |For more information, please call:|Dick Nees, President (434) 263-6923 (home)|ACCESSIBILITY: Fully accessible to persons with disabilities||



A committee is a group of people who individually can do nothing, but as a group decide nothing can be done.
-- Fred Allen




The Salvation Army Center Of Hope - Lynchburg

16 Miles Away

2215 Park Ave.
Lynchburg, VA 24501
(143) 484-6352

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ingodsarmy@yahoo.com

Services:
Provides emergency services for a short term period, and extended services to homeless women and women with children including housing, meals and counseling Accepts men, women and children Provides housing, meals spiritual guidance and counseling to the homeless Family services include rent and utility assistance, food, clothing, and medicine in extreme circumstances Offers youth character building programs, special services to the needy at Christmas, aid to families of incarcerated individual and to those released from incarceration, visitation and service to those in hospitals, nursing homes and shut-ins The Salvation Army also provides breakfast and supper to those in need 7 days a week.|The Salvation Army Disaster Service assists local, state and federal agencies in providing food, clothing and other services for those caught in natural disaster circumstances.|



Some people are molded by their admirations, others by their hostilities.
-- Elizabeth Bowen




Lynchburg Social Services

16 Miles Away

99 Ninth St
Lynchburg, VA 24504
(143) 445-5585

Visit Website

wendy.clark@lynchburgva.gov

Services:
Benefit programs for eligible recipients Services mandated by the Code of Virginia, including Adoption, Adult Protective Services/Adult Services, Child Protective and Family Services, Energy Assistance programs, Child Care, Employment Services.



Discipline is wisdom and vice versa.
-- Scott M Peck




The Salvation Army Center Of Hope - Lynchburg

16 Miles Away

2211 Park Ave.
Lynchburg, VA 24501
(143) 484-5593

Visit Website

ingodsarmy@yahoo.com

Services:
Angel Tree holiday assistance program.



You've got to create a dream. You've got to uphold the dream. If you can't, go back to the factory or go back to the desk.
-- Eric Burdon




Lynchburg Community Action Group

16 Miles Away

926 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504
(143) 484-6277

Visit Website

cjordan@lyncag.org

Services:
Provides emergency food to needy clients



How is it possible that a being with such sensitive jewels as the eyes, such enchanted musical instruments as the ears, and such fabulous arabesque of nerves as the brain can experience itself anything less than a god.
-- Alan Watts




Change Me Ministries And Fellowship

16 Miles Away

2310 Fort Avenue
Lynchburg, VA 24504
(143) 452-8450

Visit Website

cmeministries@msn.com

Services:
Food pantry.



Life is not a static thing. The only people who do not change their minds are incompetents in asylums who can't and those in cemeteries.
-- Everett Dirksen