Avon, OH
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 203 food pantries in the Avon area.

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1 Miles Away

Avon , OH 44011

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Services:
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Eligibility:
Requires internet connection and printer.

Additional Services:
Reduced cost food in Avon , OH.

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Avon , OH



No one is more blind than those who think they can see all.
-- Unknown




Westlake City Of -

6 Miles Away

29694 Center Ridge Rd.
Westlake, OH 44145
(440) 899-3544

Services:
Provides an emergency three day supply of non-perishable food and supplies (based on family size).

Hours:
M-F: 8:00am-5:00pm

Eligibility:
Individual(s) must reside in Westlake. HEAP (Home Energy Assistance Program) guidelines are followed to determine eligibility. The agency follows no specific limit or time lines for extending this service; rather it depends on the individual(s) circumstances.

Additional Services:
Food Pantries

Documents To Bring:
Intake form is needed. The details will be explained to individual(s) when making inquiry for service.



The hand is the cutting edge of the mind.
-- Jacob Bronowski




Bay Presbyterian Church

6 Miles Away

25415 Lake Rd.
Bay Village, OH 44140
(440) 871-1503

Services:
Provides a three-day supply of food to those in need.

Hours:
Generally, last Friday of the month: 10:00am-12:00noon.

Eligibility:
Must be a resident of Bay Village, or a member of Bay Presbyterian Church.

Additional Services:
Food Pantries

Documents To Bring:
Completed application, which must be done annually.



Luck sometimes visits a fool, but it never sits down with him.
-- German Proverb




Second Harvest Food Bank Of North Central Ohio

9 Miles Away

7445 Deer Trail Lane
Lorain, OH 44053
4409602265222

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Services:
To gather and provide resources to hunger-relief organizations serving families and individuals in Crawford, Erie, Huron and Lorain counties

Collecting and distributing food and grocery products to organizations serving those at-risk for hunger.



Our greatest weakness lies in giving up.
-- Thomas Alva Edison




Christians In Action

9 Miles Away

Olmsted Community Church
Olmsted Falls, OH 44138
(440) 954-4140

Services:
Provides about a one-week supply of food, depending on availability.

Hours:
Tu: 6:30pm-8:00pm.

Eligibility:
Residents of Olmsted Falls or Olmsted Twp. Client can receive assistance once every month.

Additional Services:
Food Pantries

Documents To Bring:
Proof of residency: (current utility bill preferred); Photo I.D.; proof of income or unemployment.



I've met a few people who had to change their jobs in order to change their lives, but I've met many more people who merely had to change their motive to service in order to change their lives.
-- Pilgrims




Rocky River Assistance Program

9 Miles Away

1101 Morewood Pkwy.
Rocky River, OH 44116
(216) 556-5887

Services:
Provides a supply of groceries and household needs packaged according to family size. In addition, once individuals meet eligibility requirements and are enrolled in the program, the opportunity exists to obtain clothing for children during the fall and spring; holiday gift certificates, scholarships, and large household items. Occasionally, baby formula may be available.

Hours:
Food distribution is generally by appointment on the 3rd Wednesday of the month: 12:00noon-1:00pm; and 5:30pm-6:00pm.

Eligibility:
Serves those who have lived City of Rocky River for at least 6 months prior to receiving service. Service may be received once every other month. In odd numbered months, serves those whose last names starts with letters A-K. In even numbered months, serves those whose names starts with letters L-Z. However, will serve all clients in November and December. Generally, income should be 200% of the Federal Poverty Limit or less. Households that do not meet the income guidelines but have extenuating circumstances (such as loss of income or some other financial hardship) may be served on a case by case basis.

Additional Services:
Food Pantries



We may eventually come to realize that chastity is no more a virtue than malnutrition.
-- Alexander Comfort




Scan Hunger Center Pantry

11 Miles Away

85 S Rocky River Dr.
Berea, OH 44017
(440) 260-7226

Services:
Provides a three day supply of groceries (canned and dry foods) packed according to family size.

Hours:
2nd Friday of each month: 10:00am-3:00pm; 4th Friday of each month: 4:00pm-7:00pm. NOVEMBER and DECEMBER: this changes to the 2nd and 3rd Friday (same times).

Eligibility:
Serves residents of Berea, Brook Park, Columbia Station, Middleburg Heights, Olmsted Falls and Strongsville. Client can receive assistance once each month. Serves those who have low income or experiencing temporary financial hardship.

Additional Services:
Food Pantries

Documents To Bring:
Proof of residency (a utility bill with current address is acceptable) and family size (birthdates or photo I.D.)



Writing is turning one's worst moments into money.
-- J P Donleavy




Hunger Network Of Greater Cleveland

12 Miles Away

14230 Madison Ave.
Lakewood, OH 44107
(216) 619-8155

Services:
Provides a 3 day supply of groceries packed according to family size. Occasionally, baby formula may be available.

Hours:
M-F: 10:00am-1:45pm; extra hours Wednesday evenings: 5:30pm-7:30pm. Generally, closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve/Day, New Years Eve/Day, and all major holidays.

Eligibility:
Serves residents of Lakewood, Westlake, and Rocky River. Exact boundaries may be determined by calling 211/First Call For Help. Service may be received once per month. Generally, income should be 200% of the Federal Poverty Limit or less. Households that do not meet the income guidelines but have extenuating circumstances (such as loss of income or some other financial hardship) may be served on a case by case basis.

Additional Services:
Food Pantries

Documents To Bring:
Proof of Address/Residency: Current postmarked utility bill, Ohio Works First (OWF) statement, or other official document (such as that received from Social Security). Proof of Income: Public assistance benefit letter, Social Security benefit letter, Medicaid Card or paycheck stub. If income is over the guidelines, must bring proof of extraordinary extra monthly expenses. Proof of Family Size: Birth certificates, Medicaid/Medical cards, or school enrollment forms (for each member of the household). Photo I.D. (For client AND his or her representative - if unable to visit in person). However, individuals can be served once without documents.



Be of good cheer. Do not think of today's failures, but of the success that may come tomorrow. You have set yourselves a difficult task, but you will succeed if you persevere; and you will find a joy in overcoming obstacles. Remember, no effort that we make to attain something beautiful is ever lost.
-- Helen Keller




Trinity Lutheran Church

12 Miles Away

16400 Detroit Ave.
Lakewood, OH 44107
(216) 226-8087

Services:
Provides supply of emergency food for those suffering temporary financial hardship.

Hours:
First Saturday of every month: 10:00am-2:00pm; Second Sunday of every month: 2:00pm-5:00pm

Eligibility:
Generally, income should be 200% of the Federal Poverty Limit or less. Households that do not meet the income guidelines but have extenuating circumstances (such as loss of income or some other financial hardship) may be served on a case by case basis.

Additional Services:
Food Pantries

Documents To Bring:
Must sign a self-declaration of income.



The strangest, most generous, and proudest of all virtues is true courage.
-- Michel Eyquem




Strongsville Emergency Food Bank

14 Miles Away

13200 Pearl Rd.
Strongsville, OH 44136
(440) 846-0197

Services:
Provides emergency food for those in need who are residents of Strongsville.

Hours:
M-F: 9:30am-11:30am (only when the Strongsville City School Administration Offices are open, which is all year except for major holidays). Also, the second Saturday of each month from 9:30am-11:30am.

Eligibility:
Must reside in Strongsville. Client can only receive service once every 30 days.

Additional Services:
Food Pantries

Documents To Bring:
Photo I.D.; Proof of Address/Residency



And neither shall we learn to war with ourselves anymore.
-- Peter McWilliams




New Vision Assembly Church

16 Miles Away

146 Marks Rd.
Valley City, OH 44280
(330) 391-0317

Services:
Provides a few days worth supply of food including primarily canned foods and bread and bakery items. On occasion may include dairy and meats.

Hours:
Available 3rd and 4th W of each month 12:00pm(Noon)-5:00pm.

Eligibility:
Serves residents of Medina County. Available once per month per client.

Additional Services:
Food Pantries

Documents To Bring:
Completed intake form.



The soul is that which denies the body. For example, that which refuses to run when the body trembles, to strike when the body is angry, to drink when the body is thirsty. - Definitions, 1953.
-- Alain