Athens, OH
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 23 food pantries in the Athens area.

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Athens , OH 45701

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Services:
Coupons.com is a free web service that allows users in Athens, OH 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 Athens , OH.

Area Served:
Athens , OH



Success is 10 percent inspiration and 90 percent perspiration.
-- Thomas Alva Edison




Vinton County C.a.r.e. Outreach

21 Miles Away

395 East High
Mc Arthur, OH 45651
(740) 596-2394
careoutreach@horizonview.net

Services:
Clothing, Food, Food Pantries, Furniture, General Clothing Provision, General Furniture Provision

Hours:
Tue-Thu 9 am-12 Noon

Eligibility:
Residents of Vinton County

Documents To Bring:
Proof of residence and household members



Given a big enough why people can bear almost any how.
-- Friedrich Neitzche




Community Resources, Inc. (lieap Program)

31 Miles Away

601 Avery Street Suite 200
Parkersburg, WV 26101
(304) 422-5339

Services:
Services offered are: CSBG & FEMA Emergency Assistance on utility termination, rent evictions (FEMA only), medical prescriptions. Other programs (LIEAP) Applications, Coats for Kids, Emergency Food Pantry, Self-Sufficiency Programs, Youth Enrichment Programs, School Clothing Vouchers, School Supplies, Information & Referral, Garden Seed Distribution, Dental Assist for those who quality. We also have a Weatherization Program you can make application and be put on a waiting list. Area served is Wood County. Community Resources also provides special assistance to needy families during the holidays.

Hours:
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday

Eligibility:
Those who meet the income guideline.

Area Served:
Wood County



Man was predestined to have free will.
-- Hal Luyah




Community Resources, Inc. - Weatherization

31 Miles Away

113 Ann Street
Parkersburg, WV 26101
(304) 865-2067
rlongfellow@comresinc.org

Services:
The focus of Community Resources, Inc. is simple: the improvement of the lives of low income people. Its primary goal is twofold: providing services which help the poor obtain basic necessities, and developing means of change to those systems which cause poverty. In the pursuit of its service goal, Community Resources has a wide range of objectives: Feeding the hungry, finding shelter for the homeless, clothing the needy, training the unskilled, educating the illiterate, assisting in emergencies, providing counsel to the distressed, and advocating for persons with special needs. To achieve its goal of development and change, Community Resources' objectives are: To research, study, and analyze the conditions which affect poverty, to seek and develop plans to improve those conditions, to seek funding and support for its plans, to create liaisons with private and public sectors which will improve the plight of the poor, to pursue opportunities for economic development in this region, especially those which would open doors out of poverty. It is not an easy task to work for changes even as we work to serve those caught in the cycle of poverty. It is a challenge which we, as an agency, commit ourselves.

Hours:
Mon 7:00am - 5:00pm, Tues 7:00am - 5:00pm, Wed 7:00am - 5:00pm, Thur 7:00am - 5:00pm

Area Served:
Wood County



In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
-- Albert Einstein




Community Resources Central Office & County Numbers

31 Miles Away

601 Avery Street Suite 200
Parkersburg, WV 26101
(304) 485-5525
(304) 422-5339
jblankenship@cri.org

Services:
The Purpose is to improve the lives of low-income individuals by providing services which help individuals obtain basic needs and developing a means to change those systems which cause poverty. Services include Food Pantry, County Pantry coordination, emergency assistance for utility terminations, rent evictions, medications, LIEAP applications, emergency assistance/Housing Referral Lists, family mentoring, weatherization, home repair, City HOME Loans, WVHDF "HELP" (Housing Emergency Loan Programs), Resource CTR., Coats for Kids, Christmas Assistance, County Christmas Coordination, school supplies, Governor's summer Youth Work Programs Applications, Camp Horse Shoe, Camp Happy Valley, Volunteer opportunities, Project MOVE. Central Office for Community Resource Offices. County Office Numbers are : 1.Calhoun County CRI P.O. box 309 Grantsville, WV 26147 (304) 354-9265 2.Doddridge County CRI 123 West Main Street West Union, WV 26456 (304) 873-1833 3.Gilmer County CRI 205 South Lewis Street Glenville, WV 26351 (304) 462-8698 3.Jackson County CRI 106 Royal Street P.O. Box 506 Ravenswood, WV 26164 (304) 273-5539 4.Pleasants County CRI 338 Second Street St. Marys, WV 26170 (304) 684-3461 5.Ritchie County CRI HC 83 Box 9 Ellenboro, WV 26346 (304)869-3871 6.Roane County CRI 482 Ripley Rd. Spencer, WV 25276 (304) 927-4632 7.Tyler County CRI 712 North Wells Street Sistersville, WV 26175 (304) 652-1554 8.Wirt County CRI P.O. Box 238 Elizabeth, WV 26143 (304) 275-4306 9.Wood County CRI 113 Ann Street Parkersburg, WV 26101 (304) 485-5339 10. Wetzel County 128 Main Street New Martinsville, WV 26155 304-455-2701

Hours:
8:00 am - 4:00 pm - Monday thru Friday

Eligibility:
Those who qualify

Area Served:
Wood and surrounding counties.



Never ignore a gut feeling, but never believe that it's enough.
-- Robert Heller




Christ United Methodist

31 Miles Away

715 16th Street
Parkersburg, WV 26101
(304) 422-3016
christum@zzzip.net

Services:
Member of the Wood County Emergency Food Co-op. They are open to serve persons in their designated area on Tuesdays and Thursdays form 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Clients must have identification (social security card, driver's license, etc.) and current proof of address. SSN of all adults. Prescription assistance when funds are available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays from 9:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

Hours:
9:30 am - 11:00 am - Tuesday and Thursday

Eligibility:
Designated area established by Food Co-op

Area Served:
Wood County



Be yourself. Who else is better qualified?.
-- Frank Giblin, Ii




Community Resources, Inc. - Jackson County

32 Miles Away

106 Royal Street
Ravenswood, WV 26164
(304) 273-5100
(304) 273-5539

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cri05dr@charterinternet.com

Services:
The focus of Community Resources, Inc. is simple: the improvement of the lives of low income people. Its primary goal is twofold: providing services which help the poor obtain basic necessities, and developing means of change to those systems which cause poverty. In the pursuit of its service goal, Community Resources has a wide range of objectives: Feeding the hungry, finding shelter for the homeless, clothing the needy, training the unskilled, educating the illiterate, assisting in emergencies, providing counsel to the distressed, and advocating for persons with special needs. To achieve its goal of development and change, Community Resources' objectives are: To research, study, and analyze the conditions which affect poverty, to seek and develop plans to improve those conditions, to seek funding and support for its plans, to create liaisons with private and public sectors which will improve the plight of the poor, to pursue opportunities for economic development in this region, especially those which would open doors out of poverty. It is not an easy task to work for changes even as we work to serve those caught in the cycle of poverty. It is a challenge which we, as an agency, commit ourselves.

Hours:
Closed 12:00 - 1:00 for Lunch Monday-Friday 0800 - 1600

Area Served:
Jackson County



When you can't change the direction of the wind - adjust your sails.
-- H. Jackson Brown Jr.




Jackson County Clothesline And Food Pantry

34 Miles Away

276 E. Main Street
Jackson, OH 45640
(740) 286-5937

Services:
Clothing, Clothing, Food Pantries, Food Pantry

Hours:
Mon 10 am-4 pm, Wed 10 am-2 pm, Fri 10 am-2 pm, Sat 10 am-12 pm

Eligibility:
Residents of Jackson City School district, income based every 30 days.

Documents To Bring:
Photo ID and mail or utility bill postmarked to verify school district.



No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
-- St. Ambrose




Jackson Christian Church

34 Miles Away

102 Broadway Street
Jackson, OH 45640
(740) 286-1003

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jccdoc@verizon.net

Services:
Emergency Food, Emergency Food, Food, Food Meal Site, Food Pantries, Soup Kitchens

Area Served:
Jackson County



I know not what others may choose but, as for me, give me liberty or give me death.
-- Patrick Henry




Jacksontown United Methodist Church

45 Miles Away

9350 Jacksontown Road
Jacksontown, OH 43030
(614) 315-1916

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jumc@prodigy.net

Services:
Food Pantries

Hours:
10am-12pm and 6pm-8pm Every Wednesday.

Eligibility:
Open to the public.

Additional Services:
Provides A Free-choice Food Store For Individuals And Families In Need.



The best way to help poor people is to not be one of them.
-- Bob Harrington




Church Triumphant

45 Miles Away

4496 SR180
Kingston, OH 45644
(740) 655-2600

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info@churcht.org

Services:
Food, Food Pantries, Food Pantry

Hours:
Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri 9 am- 4 pm; food pantry open Tues 11 am-2 pm

Eligibility:
open to public; allowed one visit to the pantry per month

Documents To Bring:
photo ID, may ask for proof of address



We shape clay into a pot, but it is the emptiness inside that holds whatever we want.
-- Tao Saying