Address:100 E Tupper StBuffalo, NY 14203Map & Directions
Services: Counseling, emergency shelter for men. DREAM Transitional Housing Program that offers freedom from the past and hope for the future.Provides 3 meals everyday, morning, noon and evening. No one will be turned away who comes hungry, at anytime.Free clothing and food distribution Tuesday and Thursday from 8:00am-12:00noon Thanksgiving and Christmas dinner open to the community. Turkey Express delivers meals to those in the community unable to come to the Mission to share in the Thanksgiving meal. 2017 Meals will be delivered on Thanksgiving day, 8:00am-2:00pm. Max number of meals per household is 8. Hambone Express delivers meals to those in the community who are unable to come to the Mission to take part in the Christmas meal. 2017 Meals will be delivered on Christmas day, 8:00am-2:00pm. Max number of meals is 8 per household.
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-4:00pm; operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.2017 Thanksgiving Express will be taking reservations November 7-17, Monday-Friday, 9:30am-12noon and 1:00pm-3:30pm, and November 18, 9:00am-noon. 2017 Hambone Express reservations will be taken during the weeks of December 4th - 8th and December 12th to 15th between the hours of 9:30AM and 12PM, and also 1PM-3:30PM.
Eligibility: Anyone in need; men seeking shelter must be ambulatory, able to take care of self.Service area: WNY
Documents To Bring: Self-apply by walk-in service.
Address:1609 Genesee StBuffalo, NY 14211Map & Directions
Services: Food pantry serving residents of the 14211 zip code and others by written referral. Turkeys are given away around Thanksgiving, call in the first three weeks of November to sign up.
Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday, 10:00am-12:00pm.
Eligibility: Residents of the 14211 zip code
Documents To Bring: Proof of address required
Address:130 Kosciuszko StBuffalo, NY 14212Map & Directions
Services: Provides assistance through on-site food pantry and provides referrals for other needs to partner community organizations. Formal intake assesses individuals and/or family needs. This assures that emergency needs are met immediately and secondary needs provided for. Assistance takes many forms and can be individualized to specific needs. Together individual and intake volunteer develop a plan of action which may include direct service and/or referral to services that are most appropriate for the client.
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 9:00am-11:30am.
Eligibility: Open to all; must meet Food Bank guidelines to use the food pantry.
Documents To Bring: Walk-in for a one-on-one interview to assess needs.
Address:1272 Delaware AveBuffalo, NY 14209Map & Directions
Services: Provides food to those in need.
Hours: Tuesday and Wednesday, 10:00am-2:00pm and 2:30pm-4:45pm.
Eligibility: Open to all.Service area: Erie County
Documents To Bring: Walk in. On first visit, bring proof of income and household size.
Address:1599Buffalo, NY 14214Map & Directions
Services: Provides food assistance. News Neediest holiday food program participant.
Hours: Saturday, 9:00am-1:00pm.
Eligibility: Must meet WIC income eligibility guidelines.
Documents To Bring: Call; must bring ID, verification of household size, proof of residency, and proof of income.
Address:459 Clinton StBuffalo, NY 14204Map & Directions
Services: Provides food assistance to low income individuals.
Hours: Tuesdays from 9:30-2:00pm
Eligibility: Residents of 14204
Documents To Bring: Bring photo ID, proof of income, and proof of residency.
Address:345 McConkey DrBuffalo, NY 14223Map & Directions
Services: Provides emergency bags of groceries to those in need. A free Lunch is served during food pantry times.The Food Express truck hands out groceries in large church parking lot. Food Express does not require proof of income just proof of zip code.News Neediest holiday program participant.
Hours: 1st & 3rd and Thursday, 11:00am-3:00pm2nd & 4th Thursday, 2:00pm-6:00pmFood Express Truck: fourth Tuesday of each month from 10:00am-11:00am.
Eligibility: Food stamp financial guidelines are required for pantry service. Food Express Truck open to all, regardless of documentation or residence.Service area: 14217 & 14223.
Documents To Bring: Walk-in. Bring proof of residence and income levels.In an emergency situation, call for an appointment, available Monday-Friday, 9:00am-3:00pm.
Address:100 Old Maryvale DrBuffalo, NY 14225Map & Directions
Services: Provides emergency food to low income individuals.
Hours: Tuesday, 10:00am-2:00pm.
Eligibility: Residents living in the 14225 area; will serve anyone living outside the area too however, client must make pantry their permanent pantry.
Documents To Bring: Call or walk-in; bring proof of address, proof of income for everyone in the household & picture ID.
Address:100 Willow Ridge DrBuffalo, NY 14228Map & Directions
Services: Provides food pantry services for 14228 zip code & part of 14051.
Hours: Tuesday, 6:00pm-8:00pm; Friday, 9:00am-12:00noon; Third Saturday of each month, 10:00am-11:30am; emergencies by appointment only.
Address:286 Lafayette AveBuffalo, NY 14213Map & Directions
Services: Brings groceries to needy families in different neighborhoods throughout Buffalo, NY. Distributes food every Friday at 3:30pm at the following locations:First Friday: Frederick Douglas HousingBuffalo, NY 14204(in front of 515 Clinton Street)Second Friday: Across from Maryner Homes and TowersBuffalo, NY 14201(corner of Maryland Street and Efner Street)Third Friday: Sonfest449 Masten AvenueBuffalo, NY 14209(across from the Buffalo Academy for Visual and Performing Arts)Fourth Friday:Upper West SideBuffalo, NY 14213(corner of Lafayette Avenue and Barton Street)There are other distribution sites however, the days and times vary.
Hours: See description for specific hours. Times are subject to change - call for more information.
Eligibility: Low income households.Area served: City of Buffalo
Documents To Bring: Come in person. Must bring proof of income and photo ID.