Arendtsville, PA
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 51 food pantries in the Arendtsville area.

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Arendtsville , PA 17303

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Services:
Coupons.com is a free web service that allows users in Arendtsville, 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 Arendtsville , PA.

Area Served:
Arendtsville , PA



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Religious Coalition For Emergency Human Needs

16 Miles Away

502 East Main Street
Emmitsburg, MD 21727
(301) 447-6564

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Services:
NOTE: Targets individuals and families in the Emmitsburg area.Provides families and individuals in need with food. SERVICE: 1) EMERGENCY FOOD: Distributes governmental food supplies for qualified individuals and families. May access service once a month. Photo ID needed for this service. 2) DONATIONS: Food donations are accepted.

Eligibility:
Low income and homeless individuals and families.



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Maranatha

20 Miles Away

43 Philadelphia Ave
Waynesboro, PA 17268
(717) 762-3285

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Services:
Helping the Homeless understand how they became homeless and helping them to be able to move from homeless to permanant housing.

Homeless faith based program Food Pantry Budget Counseling, Money Management Serving all walks of life



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Maryland Food Bank

21 Miles Away

99 Kings Drive
Taneytown, MD 21787
(410) 751-3270

Services:
FOOD PANTRY: Offers food to anyone in need every Wed, 3:30-4:30PM on a walk-in basis. Individuals and families are provided 10-15 non-perishable food items.

Hours:
If the school is closed the pantry is closed.

Eligibility:
Open to anyone in need.



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St. John's Evangelical Luthern Church

22 Miles Away

15 North Church Street
Thurmont, MD 21788
(301) 271-4554
harriettchapel@yahoo.com

Services:
NOTE: Targets residents in the 21788 Thurmont area zip code. Provides non-perishable food and hygiene supplies to residents. SERVICES: 1) FOOD PANTRY:Supplies,

Hours:
Food Pantry: Tues, 6-7:30PM. Fri, 3:30-5PM. Can arrive 30minutes early to sign up.

Eligibility:
Targets residents in the 21788 Thurmont area zip code.



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Shepherd's Staff

30 Miles Away

30 Carroll Street
Westminster, MD 21157
(410) 857-5944

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shepstaff@comcast.net

Services:
Provides support services to residents of Carroll county. SERVICES:1) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides assistance with rent, mortgage, utility bills, oil, burial assistance, prescriptions, job-related transportation, and medical/optical (eyeglasses) bills. There is no maximum on financial assistance. It is all case-by-case. Considers all emergency situations. Must go to Human Service Programs of Carroll County first. Provides assistance Mon, Tue, Fri, 10AM-2PM and Thur, 3-7PM.2) THE SHEPHERD'S TABLE: Provides a meal Fri, 12-1PM.3) EMERGENCY FOOD PANTRY: Provides non-perishable food on an emergency basis and also has infant formula. as available. In Summer, may have produce. Call to see what's available. If food is not available, will refer individuals to Food Sunday in the Human Services building.,

Eligibility:
Varies, call for more information.



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Salvation Army, Carroll County

30 Miles Away

300 Hahn Road
Westminster, MD 21157
(410) 876-9358

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janice_veney@uss.salvationarmy.org

Services:
Offers holiday assistance, furniture vouchers and financial assistance for evictions and utility turn-offs. SERVICES: 1) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Offers financial assistance for legal evictions, utility turn-offs (must have a referral from Human Services of Carroll County), emergency food, medical supplies, prescriptions, and home heating fuel. Seasonal. Applicants need to provide proper identification, proof of income and proof of need. 2) FURNITURE VOUCHERS: Available for fire victims. 3) FOOD PANTRY: Offers non-perishable and perishable food items to individuals in need. Mustprovide proper identification, proof of income and proof of need. 4) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2012: CLOSED REGISTRATION SEPT 17-28. Must come in to fill out an application. No referral needed. o THANKSGIVING: NO assistance this year.o CHRISTMAS: Will provide gift cards for food, gifts for children under 12. Bring three gift suggestions (less than $30) for each child. Also acceptsdonations ofclothing, food, toys, shoes, toiletries, coats and gloves.MUST have ALL of the following required documentation: --Valid Maryland ID card --Proof of all income sources (pay stubs/DSS/child support, food stamp letter) --Proof of expenses (current electric, gas, oil, water bills; car payment and insurance, etc) --Proof of residence (Section 8, public housing or HUD) --Must provide the paper including the break-down of family members, monthly rent and birth certificates for all children, ages 12 years and under --Must know the clothing & shoe sizes, and 3 specific gift suggestions for all children (only for children 12 and under)

Eligibility:
Open to any resident.



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Carroll County Food Sunday

30 Miles Away

10 Distillery Drive
Westminster, MD 21157
(410) 857-7926

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ccfs@qis.net

Services:
FOOD: Offers supplemental groceries, and visits are limited to once per week. Available Tue, Wed and Thur, 10-11:15AM and 1-2:15PM; Sat, 9-11:30AM. Also accept donations of,

Hours:
See notes for program hours.

Eligibility:
Anyone in need.



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Washington County Community Action Council

30 Miles Away

101 Summit Avenue
Hagerstown, MD 21740
(301) 797-4161

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kbuchanan@wccac.org

Services:
Provides emergency assistance to county residents in need. Services include but not limited to a summer food program for children, family shelter, and various housing programs. SERVICES: 1) COMMUNITY RESOURCES PROGRAM: Provides assistance to individuals and families with emergency needs. Financial assistance is given in cases involving eviction, mortgages, utility terminations, prescriptions and food is provided through the pantry. Case managers help applicants develop plans to meet their on-going financial needs.2) HOUSING PROGRAMS: Works with homeless or low income individuals and families who are having shelter issues due to emergency or temporary circumstances. In addition to regular budget reviews, the case manager guides the individual or families toward self-sufficiency. Case managers also help with fair housing and landlord/tenant issues. 3) PERMANENT SUPPORTIVE HOUSING: Provided for homeless individuals with physical disabilities. Case management is provided to help adults become self-sufficient.4) FIRST TIME HOMEBUYERS: Guides interested families or individuals through the steps to becoming a homeowner, including budget counseling, affordability analysis, and assistance in obtaining a down payment.5) THE SUMMER FOOD PROGRAM FOR CHILDREN: Provides nutritionally balanced lunches to children, ages 18 and under, who participate in county-sponsored, summer playground programs.6) OHEP/MEAP/EUSP (Maryland Energy Assistance Program): See separate listing.7) TRANSPORTATION PROGRAM: Provides local transportation by hire to medical appointments and disabled to day programs.8) FOOD PANTRY: Offers supplemental food assistance once a month by appointment only. Must have proof of family size, income, and be a resident of Washington County. NOTE: Must apply for and present a Washington County Food Bank Card.

Hours:
Closed 12PM-1PM for lunch.

Eligibility:
Low-income and homeless individuals and families.



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Salvation Army, Washington County

30 Miles Away

534 West Franklin Street
Hagerstown, MD 21740
(301) 733-2440

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Services:
Provides emergency shelter for homeless women and women withchildren. Also offers homeless and low-income residents access to a foodpantry, soup kitchen, holiday assistance, and a thrift store. SERVICES: 1) EMERGENCY SHELTER: Provides women and women with children (girls up to19 and boys 12 years and under) emergency shelter 60-days. 2) SOUP KITCHEN: Meal served Monday-Friday from 11:00AM-12:30PM. 3) FOOD PANTRY: Operates Monday-Friday from 9-11AM and 1-3:00PM. Must have thepunch card provided by the Community Action Council, Photo ID, and proof ofaddress are needed. 4) THRIFT STORE: Located at 524 Frederick Street in Hagerstown and is open tothe public Monday-Friday from 9AM-5PM and Saturdays from 9AM-4PM. Individualsand families in need of free clothing and other items must go the SalvationArmy to get a referral before going to the shop. 5) DONATIONS: Food, clothing, furniture, household items and monetary donationsare welcomed. 6) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2012:THANKSGIVING: Served to persons in need on Wednesday November 21st, 2011from 11:00AM-12:30PM.CHRISTMAS: Provides food baskets and gifts of toys and clothing to families inneed (children 13 and under). Sign up is from October 15th through Novemeber2nd.October 14th, 21st, 28th, and November 2nd sign uptimes are 9AM-11AM and 1PM-7PM.All other days and times are 9AM-11AM and 1PM-3PM.Location for applications during October and November will be: 525 GeorgeStreet.NO CHRISTMAS ASSISTANCE After November 2nd.CLIENTS MUST PROVIDE: ID, proof of income forentire household, birth certificates for all children, social security cardsfor entire household, and proof of all household expenses. EASTER: Dinner served to persons in need on Thursday, March 28, 2013 from11:00AM-12:30PM. 7) HOLIDAY DONATIONS: NEW clothing, toys, shoes, toiletries, coats, gloves,hats and scarves as well as food and monetary donations needed.

Hours:
Operation hours vary.

Eligibility:
Homeless and low-income residents.



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Reach

30 Miles Away

140 West Franklin Street
Suite 300
Hagerstown, MD 21740
(301) 733-2371

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jstock@reachcaregiver.org

Services:
Provides 24 hour a day crisis intervention, a cold weather shelter, a day resource and referral service, and a program geared specifically towards the needs of the homeless and low income. SERVICES: 1) CRISIS INTERVENTION: Provide assistance with food, medication, water bills (NO OTHER UTILITIES), fuel, car repairs, bus fare, and limited motel placement for families in need. 2) COLD WEATHER SHELTER: Provides homeless adults with shelter during the cold weather months as well as information and resources for help with specific needs. Shelter is open the last Sunday of October and closes the 1st Sun in April. Hours are Mon- Sat, 7PM-7AM and Sun, 3PM-7AM. 3) DAY RESOURCE AND REFERRAL: Helps individuals and families acquire needed resources for rent, rent deposits, utility cut-offs and various other needs including housing and employment. DONATIONS: Monetary donations are welcome and various items for the cold weather shelter are needed. Call or visit web site for information.

Hours:
Other hours by appointment, see description for shelter hours.

Eligibility:
Low income Individuals and families.



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