Astor, FL
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 31 food pantries in the Astor area.

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Astor , FL 32102

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

Area Served:
Astor , FL



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First Baptist Church of Umatilla, Crisis Center

19 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.



One hour of life, crowded to the full with glorious action, and filled with noble risks, is worth whole years of those mean observances of paltry decorum, in which men steal through existence, like sluggish waters through a marsh, without either honour or observation.
-- Sir Walter Scott




Bay Street Baptist Church, Food Pantry

24 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.



It is not necessary to change. Survival is not mandatory.
-- W. Edwards Deming




Lake Cares, Food Pantry

26 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.



Creativity can solve almost any problem. The creative act, the defeat of habit by originality, overcomes everything.
-- George Lois




House of God Church Outreach

26 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.



Let me tell you the secret that has led to my goal: My strength lies solely in my tenacity.
-- Louis Pasteur




First United Methodist Church of Tavares, Food Pantry

28 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 real contest is always between what you've done and what you're capable of doing. You measure yourself against yourself and nobody else.
-- Geoffrey Gaberino




First Baptist Church of Tavares, Crisis Closet

28 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.



Desire is the thing you want in incipiency.
-- Emilie Cady




North Lake Presbyterian Church, Food Pantry

29 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.



After the verb 'to Love,' 'to Help' is the most beautiful verb in the world.
-- Bertha Von Suttner




Lady Lake Church of God, Food Pantry

29 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.



I learned that it is the weak who are cruel, and that gentleness is to be expected only from the strong.
-- Leo Rosten




Shepherd's Lighthouse, Inc.

32 Miles Away

5930 SE Robinson Rd.
Belleview, FL 34420
(352) 347-6575

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Services:
To provide a safe Christ-centered environment for the rescue renewal and empowerment of women and children in need.

Hours:
Monday - Friday 9:00am - 4:00pm

Eligibility:
Women over the age of 18, homeless, commit to a 6 month program. Must attend a faith based life skill classes, children up to the age of 8 years of age and a desire to change their lives.

Documents To Bring:
Call for an appointment, must complete application, can be refered here. Items needed are a drivers license, social security card, picture I.D. and proof of income.



It is sad to grow old but nice to ripen.
-- Brigitte Bardot




St. Theresa Catholic Church Social Services

32 Miles Away

11528 SE Highway 301
Belleview, FL 34420
245-1359

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Services:
To feed the hungry, clothe the naked. We offer other primary assistance within our means Food pantry.

Hours:
9:00am - 3:00pm Monday - Friday
Soup Kitchen 11:00am - 2:00pm Monday - Friday

Eligibility:
Individuals in need. Low-income in geographic service area, i.e., Belleview, Pedro, and Summerfield.

Documents To Bring:
Soup Kitchen: No questions asked. Social services: Proof of income, address & household members. Application required.



He that would have the fruit must climb the tree.
-- Gandhi