Atlantic, VA
Food Pantries

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

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Atlantic , VA 23303

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

Area Served:
Atlantic , VA



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-- Angelique Arnauld




Samaritan Ministries

12 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.



We have committed the Golden Rule to memory; let us now commit it to life.
-- Edwin Markham




Abundant Life Apostolic Church

12 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.



If at first you don't succeed, try, try, try again.
-- William E. Hickson




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

18 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.



The natural law of inertia: Matter will remain at rest or continue in uniform motion in the same straight line unless acted upon by some external force.
-- W. Clement Stone




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

19 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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-- Stephen Covey




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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-- Harold Taylor




Worcester County Department Of Social Services

20 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.



We have committed the Golden Rule to memory; let us now commit it to life.
-- Edwin Markham




Edgemere Church Of God Food Pantry

20 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.



Laziness may appear attractive but work gives satisfaction.
-- Anne Frank




Ebenezer Hunger Action

20 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.



For the truly faithful, no miracle is necessary. For those who doubt, no miracle is sufficient.
-- Nancy Gibbs




Catholic Diocese Of Wilmington

23 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.



To be upset over what you don't have is to waste what you do have.
-- Ken Keyes




Fruitland Baptist Church

30 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.



The awakening has begun!.
-- William Dempsey