Assawoman, VA
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 32 food pantries in the Assawoman area.

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Assawoman , VA 23302

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Eligibility:
Requires internet connection and printer.

Additional Services:
Reduced cost food in Assawoman , VA.

Area Served:
Assawoman , VA



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Samaritan Ministries

14 Miles Away

814 Fourth Street
Pocomoke City, MD 21851
(410) 957-4310
thesamaritanshelter@gmail.com

Services:
Provides shelter, emergency food, a soup kitchen and furniture to those in need. SERVICES:1) EMERGENCY SHELTER: Provided to men, women and families (28 people maximum) for up to 30 days. Some exceptions. 2) EMERGENCY/GOVERNMENT SURPLUS FOOD: Provided to persons in need on Tues and Sat 1-2PM no more than once a month. Food amount is based on family size. Must have proof of address, photo ID, and Social Security number. For residents living in Pocomoke and Stockton area only.3) SOUP KITCHEN: Open to anyone,,

Hours:
Shelter: 24 hours/day, 7 days/week.

Eligibility:
Low income and homeless persons.



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Abundant Life Apostolic Church

14 Miles Away

10 Front Street
Pocomoke City, MD 21851
(443) 235-3660
taskeralac@aol.com

Services:
FOOD PANTRY: Offers an emergency food pantry to low income persons in need.

Hours:
1st & 3rd Wed of the month.

Eligibility:
Low-income persons in need.



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Foodbank On The Eastern Shore, A Branch Of The Foodbank Of Southeastern Va

15 Miles Away

24530 Coastal Boulevard
Tasley, VA 23441
(175) 778-7255

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chorton@foodbankonline.org

Services:
Receives donated food from companies, grocery stores, food drives, and other sources. The food is distributed through 25 agencies including emergency food pantries, shelters, and elderly care centers.



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Shore Up, Inc.

20 Miles Away

206 West Main Street
Crisfield, MD 21817
(410) 968-2189

Services:
* Program closed July and August*FOOD PANTRY: Provides non-perishable food to anyone in need. Open on the 2nd and 4thTue of every month.

Hours:
2nd and 4th Tuesday, 9:30-11AM. Not open July and August.

Eligibility:
Open to anyone in need.



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Holy Names Of Jesus/st. Elizabeth's Social Concern Committee

20 Miles Away

28612 Revells Neck Road
Westover, MD 21871
(410) 651-4181

Services:
Provides an emergency food pantry to residents of Somerset & Worcester County residents.SERVICES:1) EMERGENCY FOOD: Available 3-4 times a year. Arrangements to meet special dietary needs available with advance notification. 2) BROWN BAG CLUB: Food available on a monthly basis with a membership of $4. 3) HOME DELIVERED MEALS: Offers delivered meals to the elderly and shut in. Must call first to see if arrangements can be made.

Hours:
24 hours/day, 7 days/week.

Eligibility:
Low-income residents.



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Worcester County Department Of Social Services

23 Miles Away

Worcester County G.O.L.D.
299 Commerce Street
Snow Hill, MD 21863
(410) 677-6830

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donley@dhr.state.md.us

Services:
Provides emergency financial assistance to residents in need. Also offers a variety of volunteer experiences to anyone in the community that would like to help residents in need.SERVICES: 1) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Offers financial assistance with utility cut-off, eviction prevention, transportation and prescription assistance.2) FOOD ASSISTANCE: Offers a gift card to local grocery store or provides referrals to area food pantries.3) BABY PANTRY: Offers emergency assistance to families in need of diapers, formula, baby food and clothing.4) SCHOOL SUPPLIES 2012: Provides free school supplies to students in need. Must live in Worcester County and attend a public school K-12. Must also qualify forgovernmentassistance (EX: SNAP). Must contact Worcester County DSS or Worcester Health Department toreceivea referral for free school supplies.5) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2012: Offered to residents of Worcester County only. Accepts referrals from Worcester County DSS, Health Dept, Family Connections, self-referrals and human service agencies. THANKSGIVING MEALS: Provides boxed meals that consist of a turkey, potatoes and canned food. Operates on a first come first serve basis until food lasts. Food is distributed on 11/16/12.CHRISTMAS TOYS: Provides toys for children of families in need. Accepts referrals beginning 12/3/12 until list is full. DONATIONS: Accepts monetary donations that may be allocated to any of the following fundsIN-KIND DONATIONS: Accepts new items to supply the Baby Pantry & Adult Care Pantry. Contributions of easter baskets, school supplies, gift cards, food, clothing and gifts can be made. Call the office for more information or email Darlene Onley at donley@dhr.state.md.us

Eligibility:
Worcester County residents.



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Edgemere Church Of God Food Pantry

23 Miles Away

7414 Ellen Avenue
Snow Hill, MD
(410) 477-0697

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edgemerecog@aol.com

Services:
FOOD PANTRY: Provides non-perishable and some perishable food items to,

Hours:
Call to schedule an appointment to come into the pantry the following week.

Eligibility:
Anyone in need.



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Ebenezer Hunger Action

23 Miles Away

107 South Collins Street
Snow Hill, MD 21863
(410) 632-1379

Services:
FOOD PANTRY: Provides emergency food to residents of Worcester County. May provide food to residents in other counties on a case by case basis.

Hours:
Second Friday of the month, except in August.

Eligibility:
Open to residents of Worcester County.



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Catholic Diocese Of Wilmington

25 Miles Away

30632 Hampden Avenue
Princess Anne, MD 21853
(410) 651-9608

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mhummell@cdow.org

Services:
Provides hospitality, service and advocacy to local residents, Hispanic communities and migrant farm workers. SERVICES:1) EMERGENCY PANTRY: Provides emergency 3-day supply of non-perishable food items. Quantity is based on number of household members. Open Mon-Thur 1-4PM. Can be utilized once every 30 days.2) FOOD SHARE: Offers groceries to those in need. Participant pays a shared maintenance fee of $4 the first of the month. Participant receives a bag of groceries worth at least $25. Food distribution is on the last Thur of the month.3) THRIFT SHOP: Offers clothing and household items for a nominal fee. Opens on Tues and Thurs 11AM-2PM.4) HEALTH AND WELLNESS PROGRAMS: Offers hypertension screening, exercise and nutrition classes, and WIC program site.5) WOMEN'S ARTS AND CRAFTS: Group meets once a week.6) FARM WORKER SERVICES: Provides emergency food, clothing and advocacy for farm workers.7) INFORMATION/REFERRAL: Provides each participant with information on food stamps, budgeting, and nutrition. Helps clients identify other service needs and makes appropriate referrals on client's behalf.8) RELATIVES AS PARENTS SUPPORT GROUPS: Provides support for grandparents and other relatives raising children. Group meets monthly.9) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Assists with eviction prevention and utility assistance. Must provide proof of need and proper identification. Call for information. 10) DONATIONS: Accepts clothing in good condition and ready to wear, non-perishable food items, household goods, appliance and monetary donations are welcomed.

Eligibility:
Residents in need and migrant farm workers.



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Fruitland Baptist Church

32 Miles Away

630 Clyde Avenue
Fruitland, MD 21826
(410) 749-1999

Services:
Provides emergency food boxes to anyone in need on Monday, 9AM-1PM and also serves lunch 11AM-1PM. SERVICES:1) FOOD PANTRY:,

Hours:
See Notes.

Eligibility:
Anyone in need.



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