Augusta, GA
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 13 food pantries in the Augusta area.

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Augusta , GA 30901

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Services:
Coupons.com is a free web service that allows users in Augusta, GA 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 Augusta , GA.

Area Served:
Augusta , GA



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Salvation Army, The - Augusta

2 Miles Away

1384 Greene ST
Augusta, GA 30901
(706) 826-7933

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Services:
Agency provides
*Christmas assistance (taking applications by appt. in October 2011),
*clothing Th,
*food for burn-out victims and DSS referrals ONLY,
*shelter for men, women, and families (1384 Greene ST),
*soup kitchen (dinner at 5:30pm 365 days per year), and
*youth activities.

Hours:
Office M-F 8:30-11:30am & 12:30-4:30pm. Shelter and Soup Kitchen open 365 days per year, dinner at 5:30pm daily.

Eligibility:
Augusta, Beech Island, Belvedere, and North Augusta residents. For food, people must be burn-out victims OR must be referred by DSS and NOT receiving food stamps.

Documents To Bring:
Call or walk in. For food, get DSS referral unless person is a burn-out victim.



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Big Mama's House of Love

2 Miles Away

Confidential
Augusta, GA 30916
(706) 284-8793

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Services:
Agency provides
*clothes, and
*food.

Documents To Bring:
Call.



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-- Ken Gilbert




Community Ministry of North Augusta

4 Miles Away

646 East Buena Vista AVE
North Augusta, SC 29861
(803) 279-5771

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Services:
Agency provides
*clothing,
*diapers on a case-by-case basis,
*food pantry,
*prescription expense assistance for newly-prescribed medicines (no narcotics),
*thrift store, and
*utility bill payment assistance (ONCE EVERY TWO YEARS for overdue water, electricity, and gas for heating bills).

Hours:
Office WThF 9:30am-2:00pm,
Thrift Store WThFSa 9:30am-2:00pm

Eligibility:
North Augusta and Belvedere residents (Aiken County School District Area 2) served ONCE EVERY TWO YEARS for utilities

Documents To Bring:
Call or walk in with photo ID, proof of home address (within the Area 2 school district), Social Security cards for all in household, and proof of income, plus the bills for which help is requested.



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-- Dale Carnegie




Valley Outreach Interfaith Center

10 Miles Away

1469 Augusta RD
Warrenville, SC 29851
(803) 663-9955

Services:
Agency provides
*clothing closet,
*food pantry,
*furniture bank,
*prescription expense assistance (limited), and
*utility bill payment assistance (limited).

Hours:
M-F 9:00am-12:00pm

Eligibility:
Bath, Beech Island, Clearwater, Graniteville, Gloverville, Langley, Vaucluse, and Warrenville residents

Documents To Bring:
Call to see if funds or items are available.



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St. Vincent de Paul Society of St. Mary Help of Christians Catholic Church

16 Miles Away

219 York ST SE
Aiken, SC 29801
(803) 642-3211

Services:
Agency provides
*food once every 6 weeks,
*gas vouchers (limited number available),
*prescription expense assistance, and
*utility bill payment assistance (electric, gas, propane gas, and water).

Hours:
M-F 9:00am-1:00pm

Eligibility:
City of Aiken residents (School District Area 1)

Documents To Bring:
Call for an appointment.



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Community Hope Center

16 Miles Away

2558 Wagener RD
Aiken, SC 29803
(803) 649-4447

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Services:
Agency provides
*child rearing classes (parenting classes),
*clothing,
*diapers,
*food,
*financial management classes,
*health and nutrition classes,
*household goods (furniture),
*job finding assistance (employment help), and
*marriage and family classes.

Hours:
TuWTh 10:00am-4:00pm, F 10:00am-6:00pm, 1st & 3rd Sa 10:00am-1:00pm

Eligibility:
Aiken County residents with low income (both income and expenses are considered)

Documents To Bring:
Walk in.



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-- Hebbel Friedrich




Christ Central Ministries, Inc. - Aiken

16 Miles Away

3605 Richland AVE
Aiken, SC 29801
(803) 640-1708

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Services:
Agency provides
*Bible teaching and worship services (after meals),
*clothing for all ages TuTh,
*evening meals Tu-F,
*food boxes TuTh,
*mentoring children grades 5K-12th in math and reading,
*Jobs for Life job training,
*Kids Klub Sa (includes lunch for children),
*life skills training (cooking, sewing, parenting), and
*Sunday morning breakfast.

Hours:
Food boxes & clothing TuTh 10:00am-1:00pm, Dinner TuWTh 6:00-6:30pm, Kids Klub Sa 10:00am-12:00 noon, Sunday breakfast 11:00am

Eligibility:
Aiken County residents

Documents To Bring:
Call or walk in.



When we acknowledge that all of life is sacred and that each act is an act of choice and therefore sacred, then life is a sacred dance lived consciously each moment. When we live at this level, we participate in the creation of a better world. [The Circle is Sacred].
-- Scout Cloud Lee




Area Churches Together Serving

16 Miles Away

340 Park AVE SW
Aiken, SC 29801
(803) 642-5919

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Services:
ACTS provides
*clothing,
*food pantry,
*furniture assistance to house fire survivors,
*heaters and box fans,
*medical expense assistance for eyeglasses or dental extraction work,
*prescription expense assistance,
*senior food program (3rd Sa monthly), and
*utility bill payment assistance (electricity, gas or water SHUTOFF notice REQUIRED).

Hours:
Client Service M-F 11:00am-3:00pm, Office M-F 9:00am-4:00pm. Donations accepted M-F 9:00am-4:00pm at 401 Hayne Avenue entrance.

Eligibility:
People with low income who live in Aiken School District Areas 1, 4, and 5 (Only part of Beech Island is served.) For electricity help, shutoff/ final notice is REQUIRED.

Documents To Bring:
Call or walk in for food, clothes or medication assistance. Utility assistance appointment REQUIRED.



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-- Peter McWilliams




Christ Central - New Ellenton

18 Miles Away

412 Main ST
New Ellenton, SC 29809
(803) 652-2006

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Services:
Agency provides
*after school program (M-Th tutoring and homework help, local buses transport to Mission),
*Bible teaching and worship services (after meals),
*clothing for all ages TuWTh,
*food pantry TuWTh,
*Sunday morning breakfast, and
*Wednesday dinner.

Hours:
Office 10:00am-1:00pm, After School Program M-Th 2:30-5:00pm, food & clothing TuWTh 1:00-2:00pm, Wednesday dinner 5:30pm, Sunday breakfast 10:30am.

Eligibility:
Aiken County residents

Documents To Bring:
Call or walk in.



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-- Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton




Women in Unity

23 Miles Away

323 Glover ST
Edgefield, SC 29824
(803) 637-2010

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Services:
Faith-based agency provides
*adult education (reading, writing, mathematics),
*after-school learning center (homework help),
*Brighter Future (career information, career guidance),
*computer classes,
*computer lab,
*food pantry,
*Read to Thrive Program (parent-child reading), *Summer Enrichment Program (free, daytime activities, field trips, similar to day camp) and
*tutoring.

Hours:
M-F 9:30am-5:30pm

Eligibility:
City of Edgefield families with children ages 4-12 years, senior citizens, or people with disabilities

Documents To Bring:
Families with children must be referred by the School District.



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