Address:8 W 2nd StFrederick, MD 21701Map & Directions
Services: Offers food, clothing, sleeping bags, and hygine items to individuals and families in need. Emergency needs are considered and addressed when funding is available. Referrals to other local agencies are also provided. Services: 1) SOUP KITCHEN: Provides warm meals 2 days a week; Wednesdays from 6:30-7:30PM and Saturdays from 5-6:30PM. 2) FOOD PANTRY: Provides food boxes to individuals and families on Wednesdays form 6:30-7:30PM and Saturdays from 5-6:30PM. Individuals and families may make a request one time per month. 3) OTHER NEEDS MET: Provides the following items when available: baby food, formulas, personal hygiene items, detergent, paper products, blankets, and sleeping bags. During the cold months a free coat handout is open to all ages. 4) DONATIONS: May be dropped off at the church, 8 West Second Street Frederick, on Wednesday from 4-9PM and Saturday from 3-9PM. Needed items include: spam, canned beef stew, canned single course dinners, canned pasta, instant potatos, spagetti sauce, boxed macaroni and cheese, breakfast cereal, boxed snacks and desserts, cookies, and crackers, Baby items needed are diapers, wipes, formula, and baby food. Gently used blankets and sleeping bags for the homeless. Monetary donations and grocery gift cards are welcomed. For more Information about volunteering or donating contact Pastor Mike Albro at 410-596-4122 or firstname.lastname@example.org ,
Eligibility: Open to the public.
Address:223 W 5th StFrederick, MD 21701Map & Directions
Services: HEATING PROGRAM WAFF: (January- May) Offers financial assistance for heating costs. Must be primary source of heat. Also offers food referral; contact Maxine. FUEL FUND: Assists clients with primary heat in home.MUST be assisted by MEAP first 301-909-6300.NOTE: Call day before if in need of food before it's time to go to Manna Food Center.
Eligibility: Anyone who needs assistance and meets income guidelines. Will qualify for assistance if: your income is within Fuel Fund guidelines and you have a turn-off notice and you have not received help from the fuel fund in the past 12 months.
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Address:4825 Edmonston RdRogers Heights, MD 20781Map & Directions
Services: Offers financial assistance for rent water and utilities, emergency food,holidayprograms and school supplies to those in need.SERVICES: 1) WATER BILLS: Any resident in need of assistance with a water bill can contact the Salvation Army for help. 2) EMERGENCY FOOD: Clients need to bring a valid picture ID, verification of household composition, current proof of income and address.3) FUEL FUND: See separate listing. Salvation Army, Prince George's County, Fuel Fund. 4) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2011: o THANKSGIVING: Provides holiday food baskets to households of 2 or more individuals and senior citizens, 60 and older. Registration begins NOV 1ST.o CHRISTMAS: Provides clothing and toys (for youth 12 and under). Registration is September 14-October 1. Call to schedule an appointment.Sign up is CLOSED.MUST have ALL of the following required documentation:--Valid Maryland ID card--SS cards for all household members--Proof of all income sources (pay stubs/DSS/child support, food stamp letter)--Proof of expenses (current electric, gas, oil, water bills; car payment and insurance, etc)--Proof of residence (Section 8, public housing or HUD)--Must provide the paper including the break-down of family members, monthly rent and birth certificates for all children, ages 12 years and under--Must know the clothing & shoe sizes, and 3 specific gift suggestions for all children5) SHOE PROGRAM: Provides new shoes tochildren in PG County. Please call and check to see if we have sizes before coming in. 6) BACK TO SCHOOL: New items distributed to school age children when available.7) UTILITY ASSISTANCE: Maryland Fuel Fund, sometimes called the BGE Match Fund; person pays 2/3 oftheirbill and Fuel Fund of MD will match the other 1/3. NOTASSOCIATEDWITH THE Washington Area Fuel Fund Call and schedule an appointment.
Hours: Closed 12-1PM daily.
Eligibility: Open to any low-income person/family in need.
Address:27 Degrange StFrederick, MD 21701Map & Directions
Services: Offers qualified residents financial assistance, referrals to food pantries and one-night emergency shelter. Operates Emergency Cold Weather Shelters, schedules free medical appointments Mission of Mercy mobile health unit, and offers Christmas assistance to needy families.SERVICES:1) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Offers financial assistance for prescriptions, health and dental care, utilities, security deposits, and eviction prevention.2) FOOD: Operates 5 food pantries that provide emergency food for individuals and families throughout the county. Clients are limited to 2 visits per month. Also distributes the government surplus food commodities program for the county.3) CHRISTMAS ASSISTANCE: Offers Christmas assistance (toys and clothing) to needy families with children through 12 years of age. Applications will be taken Saturday, Oct. 20th from 9AM-2PM, Monday, Oct. 22nd from 3-6PM, Tuesday, Oct. 23rd from 10AM-4PM, Wednesday, Oct. 24th from 10AM-2PM, Thursday, Oct. 25th from 10AM-2PM, Friday, Oct. 26th from 1-5PM, and Saturday, Oct. 27th from 9AM-2PM. MUST have proof of all income and expenses of the family, picture ID or birth certificate for all adults and birth certificate or medical card with date of birth for each child. Applicants MUST PRESENT ALL required paperwork before an application will be taken. If you or someone in your family has applied to another organization such as the Salvation Army you are not eligible for assistance. Children 13 through 17 years of age may be listed on application with the understanding they MAY receive a gift ONLY if sufficient funds are available.Pick up Time will be given upon completion of your application. Please leave a number where you can be reached. Gifts not picked up on scheduled date and time will be distributed to other applicants.4) MEDICAL APPOINTMENTS: Schedules free medical appointments for MISSION of MERCY mobile health unit.5) COLD WEATHER SHELTERS: Day and night shelters are open November through March for homeless adult men or women with no children.6) EXODUS: Program runs from April-Oct. Designed to move clients out of homelessness to job training and housing.7) INFORMATION & REFERRALS: Makes referrals for clothing and other health and human services.8) DONATIONS: Welcomes monetary donations as well as food, cold weather clothing, linens, and toiletries. Call or visit web site for further information.
Hours: Mon, Wed, Thurs, Fri, 10AM-2PM; Tues, 10AM-4PM.
Eligibility: Low-income families and individuals.
Address:6326Frederick, MD 21701Map & Directions
Services: FOOD RESOURCE CENTER: Provides perishable and nonperishable foods to families and individuals in need. Photo ID needed, but must provide own bags. Available Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 1:30 to 3:30PM. Thursdays from 5:00 - 7:00PM - -
Eligibility: Anyone in need of food.
Documents To Bring: Call for information.
Address:100 S Market StFrederick, MD 21701Map & Directions
Services: FOOD PANTRY: Provides a 3-5 day supply of food to individuals and families that are experiencing an economic crisis and cannot afford their groceries. Open five days a week. Donations of food or grocery gift cards accepted.
Eligibility: Individuals or families in need of food.
Documents To Bring: none
Address:1 W Potomac StBrunswick, MD 21716Map & Directions
Services: 1) FOOD PANTRY: Provides emergency food assistance once a month to area residents. Located at 111 First Avenue, Brunswick MD 21716 and open every Thursday evening from 6:30-8PM and 1st Sat of each month from 10:30AM-Noon. - - 2) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Offers help with rent, medication, utilities including fuel. Must meet income guidelines. Call for further details. - - 3) INFORMATION and REFERRAL: Offers referrals to resources for shelter, clothing,and other essentials. - - 4) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2017: - o THANKSGIVING BASKET: Sign up during regular food bank hours from 6:30-8PM through November 10th. If you do not sign up you will not receive a basket. Pick up will be Saturday Nov. 12th from 10-1PM at the American Legion. - o CHRISTMAS ASSISTANCE: Offers families with children age 12 and under in the Brunswick School District Christmas assistance for toys and clothing. Sign up fro Christmas Assistance Oct. 20 & 27, 2017 from 6-8PM at the Brunswick City Parks Building. Pick up will be December 9th 1-8PM and December 10th 9-11AM. - Applicants must provide ID with proof of address, proof of income, and social security cards for the entire household, proof of bills, and a wish list for each child as well as clothing size. - 5) DONATIONS: Monetary donations are always welcomed as well as nonperishable/perishable food, hygiene items and household products such as dish liquid and paper towels.
Eligibility: Low income residents of the Brunswick School District.
Documents To Bring: Need photo ID and proof of residence (utility bill).
Address:31 W Main StMiddletown, MD 21769Map & Directions
Services: NOTE: Must be resident of Middletown Valley (Middletown High School feeder schools). - OVERVIEW: Provides financial assistance, free tax preparation, drivers for medical appointments, coordinates holiday assistance, contributes to local school supply drive, exercise classes for 50 and older seniors, and offers information and referrals to other programs as needed. - - SERVICE: - 1) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides emergency financial assistance. - - 2) SCHOOL SUPPLIES: Set's up a school supply driver and collects school supplies in July to be handed out to those children that meet income guidelines in the month of August. - - 3) DRIVERS: Provides drivers for medical appointments. - - 4) EXERCISE PROGRAM: Exercise classes for groups and Seniors ages 50 and older. - - 5) BACKPACK PROGRAM: Provides food for needy children to take home with them over weekends during the school year. Contact your school counselor for details. - - 6) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2017: Coordinates with Salvation Army to provide Christmas Assistance to needy families. To sign up for Christmas assistance call 301-371-3119 October 1st, 2017 through November 20th, 2017. Leave a clear message that you would like to sign up for holiday assistance. Include your name, phone number and call we be returned. Be prepared with a wish list and clothing sizes for your child or children when call is returned. - If you are donating please drop off items by December 6th, 2017 between 3-6PM. Families may pick up items on December 7th, 2017 between 2-6PM at Middletown United Methodist Church on Fern in Middletown. - - 7) FOOD PANTRY: See separate listing. - - 8) EMPTY BOWLS BANQUET: A silent auction fundraiser to benefit the programs so they may continue to help individuals and family in the area. - - 9) DONATIONS: Donations of school supplies, holiday contributions, and financial aide is welcome including gift cards to various grocery stores or department stores. Also may adopt a family to help.
Eligibility: Must be residents of Middletown Valley.
Documents To Bring: Photo ID and proof of residence.
Address:301 W Main StMiddletown, MD 21769Map & Directions
Services: NOTE: Targets the Middletown, Myersville, and Burkittsville areas. Must show a photo ID and 1st page of previous year tax return. - FOOD PANTRY: Offers non-perishable food to low-income adult (18 and older) residents. Also makes referrals to other community services based upon need. - - DONATIONS: Non-perishable food and monetary donations are welcomed.
Eligibility: Low-income residents of the middletown area.
Documents To Bring: Must have photo ID if 18 and older as well as 1st page of previous years tax return.
Address:202 Jefferson PikeKnoxville, MD 21758Map & Directions
Services: NOTE: Available to Brunswick and Knoxville area residents. - FOOD PANTRY: Offers free dry goods to low-income area residents. Open the first and third Saturday of each month from 10-11AM at 202 Jefferson Pike in Knoxville.
Eligibility: Brunswick and Knoxville area residents.
Documents To Bring: Photo ID and proof of residency.