Address:22 Irongate DrRear Of BuildingWaldorf, MD 20602Map & Directions
Services: FOOD BANK: Supplies food to pantries, soup kitchens, residential programs, shelters and group homes.
Eligibility: Non-profit, 501 (C) 3 agencies that distribute food to member pantries in southern Maryland.
Address:4200 Old Washington RdWaldorf, MD 20602Map & Directions
Services: COMMUNITY OUTREACH: Provides a food pantry, clothes closet, computer training, continual education, and job training / career development which includes resume writing assistance. Services are available to residents of Charles, Calvert and Saint Mary's Counties, every Saturday 10AM-12PM.
Eligibility: Open to any Charles, Calvert or Saint Mary's County resident.
Documents To Bring: Valid Photo ID
Address:9511 Piscataway RdClinton, MD 20735Map & Directions
Services: FOOD PANTRY: Offers a food pantry and clothing.
Eligibility: Open to anyone in need.
Address:9015 Woodyard RdClinton, MD 20735Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides counseling, job assistance and food to minority and other females who are victims/survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking. - - SERVICES: - 1) COUNSELING: Crisis intervention counseling (individual and group) and empowerment seminars. - - 2) JOB: Provides education and job readiness training to those in need. - - 3) FOOD: Offers food and clothing assistance as needed - - 4) REFERRALS: Offers referrals for housing and legal support services to minority and other females who are victims/survivors of domestic violence. - - 5). ANGER MANAGEMENT CLASSES: Offers court ordered anger management classes that last 10 weeks. The fee for the anger management class is $400. - - These programs are led by professionally trained teams of clergy, licensed social workers, psychologists, fitness/nutrition experts and other educators. -
Eligibility: Minority and other females who are victims/survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking.
Documents To Bring: None.
Address:6037 Franconia RdAlexandria, VA 22310Map & Directions
Services: The Koinonia Foundation, Inc. is the non profit organization which provides both short term emergency assistance and self-sufficiency services to the citizens of the Greater Kingstowne/Franconia area. They provide emergency assistance with food, clothing, and a financial safety net. They provide self-sufficiency by offering counseling and education, to break the cycle of poverty. The Koinonia Foundation, Inc. provides regular service offerings to meet the emergency needs of their community. Through their Emergency Relief Services, Koinonia serves individuals and families who have experienced a setback due to loss of income, loss of a family member, illness, disability, or other such life-changing event. Their service to the community is provided through their fully-operational food pantry, emergency clothing and household items from their clothing closet, and emergency financial assistance.Program:Seasonal ProgramsBudget: $9,000Category: Beneficiary CodePopulation Served: Poor/Economically Disadvantaged, Indigent, General
Program Description: In addition to their Emergency Relief Services program, they also operate several seasonal programs. All programs and services are free-of-charge to their clients. Their Seasonal Programs include: summer camp scholarships for school-age children, back-to-school supplies, clothing and shoes for school-age children, holiday food for individuals and families, and Christmas gifts for children, and birthday celebrations for children of their clients.
Address:6634 St Barnabas RdOxon Hill, MD 20745Map & Directions
Services: FOOD PANTRY: Provides a food pantry. Photo ID and proof of income required.
Hours: Pantry hours by appointment.
Eligibility: Low-income residents in need.
Address:6810 Floral Park RdBrandywine, MD 20613Map & Directions
Services: Provides an emergency food pantry; financial assistance; pastoral, domestic violence & sexual abuse counseling; Narcotics Anonymous meetings; and a children's mentoring program.SERVICES:1) EMERGENCY FOOD PANTRY: Provides a 2-3-day supply of food for those in need.2) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE:
Eligibility: Anyone in need.
Address:14070 Brandywine RdBrandywine, MD 20613Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Offers emergency food, senior housing and advocacy services to help people get resources.. - - SERVICES: - 1) FOOD PANTRIES: Offers weekly distribution of fresh and canned food, as well as emergency supplies. Also has a weekly home bound delivery program. - - Pantries at the following locations: St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 13500 Baden-Westwood Road, Brandywine MD. Wed & Fri, 9-11AM. Faith United Methodist Church, 15769 Livingston Road, Accokeek MD. Fri 10:30AM-12:30 PM. Mission Nutrition (Vegetable & Fruits), the third Tuesday of the month, Gwynn Park High School, Brandywine, MD - Dyson Road parking lot/cafeteria, 4-7 PM. (Call 301-372-1491 to verify dates.) - 2) SHARED SENIOR LIVING PROGRAM: Provides affordable housing to low-income, able-bodied seniors. - - 3) ADVOCACY PROGRAM: Helps people access resources i.e., job search, transportation, help applying for benefit programs, fuel assistance, homeless prevention, mentoring, etc.
Eligibility: Pantries and advocacy program: Low-income persons and families. Senior Living: screened for health issues, able to perform the activities of daily living.
Documents To Bring: Call for information.
Address:101 Catalpa Dr #103La Plata, MD 20646Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides temporary, emergency shelter, health education, and financial and supportive assistance to individuals and families in Charles and St. Mary's Counties. Satellite Office at 21815-D Three Notch Road, Lexington Park, MD 20653 is open Tuesday-Thursday from 9:30AM-5PM. - - SERVICES: - 1) TAX ASSISTANCE 2018: Provides assistance as a VITA tax site, open by appointment only Mon– Fri, and every other Sat until Apr 18th. Household incomes must be less than $54,000. Call during normal business hours 9:30AM-5PM CALL 1-866-293-0623 to schedule an appointment. - - 2) SUBSIDIES TO FAMILIES: Offers emergency assistance with utilities, prescriptions and housing. - - 3) HEALTHY LIFESTYLES: Educates about cancer prevention, and provides outreach and education and HIV/AIDS support services. - - 4) SAFE NIGHTS: Provides temporary shelter from October 1 - mid-April. Free to participants, includes transportation, housing and food (Charles County Only). - - 5) FOOD AND CLOTHING: Provide a daily food pantry, clothing closet, and meals throughout the day for homeless individuals. - - 6) DROP-IN CENTER: Provide on-site showers, laundry, warming/cooling station, mailing address, case management, and street outreach for homeless persons to access. - - 7) HOUSING SERVICES: Provide emergency, transitional, and domestic violence safe housing for Charles and St. Mary's families. Also provides rapid re-housing funding for Southern Maryland homeless households. - - 8) TRANSITIONAL HOUSING FOR MEN: Operates the Robert J. Fuller Transitional House for Men. Offers emergency and transient shelter for male Charles County residents. 301-645-2933 for application process. - - 9) TRANSPORTATION: Provide low to moderate income Southern Maryland residents with disabilities and seniors subsidized transportation throughout Southern Maryland and the DC metro region. - - DONATIONS: Accepts clothing, household goods, non-perishable food items, and monetary donations. -
Eligibility: Southern Maryland residents. Some programs are geographic specific.
Documents To Bring: Picture ID, proof of income.
Address:2723 King StAlexandria, VA 22302Map & Directions
Services: ALIVE! is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping people faced with emergency situations or long-term needs become capable of assuming self-reliant roles in the community,and has been organized to provide the needy of Alexandria, Virginia, with food, furniture, housewares, emergency financial assistance, temporary shelter, and child care; www.alive-inc.org. --Family Emergency Program provided financial assistance for rent, utilities, medicines, transportation and miscellaneous costs to meet 2,197 requests for assistance, with $186,842
--Food Pantry collected $39,816 worth of donated food and made 1,079 deliveries of emergency three-day supplies of food to help 2,255 individuals.
--Last Saturday Food Distribution Program gave out 309,367 pounds of food to almost 5,518 households of 14,417 individuals in one year in cooperation with the Capital Area Food Bank.
--Child Development Center provided nationally accredited full-day preschool and childcare to support 115 low-income families and their children.
--Furniture Program collected and delivered over $75,460 worth of donated furniture to serve 294 families needing beds, dressers, tables, chairs and other basic household necessities.
--Housewares Program provided basic household items, which included over 1,100 kitchen items, bed linens, blankets, etc?to serve over 250 households last year.
--ALIVE! House provided temporary shelter, case management and life skills training for 31 individuals in the past year, mostly women and children.