Address:2938 Prosperity AveFairfax, VA 22031Map & Directions
Services: Their mission is to obtain and distribute free food to the hungry of Northern Virginia, and to support food programs of other community based organizations. They provide a channel for people to volunteer their services to help their neighbors in need. Emergency food, USDA TEFAP commodities, and supplemental food are distributed to people in need in Northern Virginia.
Address:4080 Chain Bridge Rd #2Fairfax, VA 22030Map & Directions
Services: Helping Fairfax County families and individuals achieve self-sufficiency in meeting their basic quality of life needs. "Guiding Their Neighbors Toward Self-Sufficiency" ODB coordinates the delivery of 2 weeks worth of supplemental groceries for 60 families every two weeks. Families save $1,600 while on this ftheir month program. ODB draws on the support of 25-30 congregations and businesses to collect food and deliver it directly to the family in need.
Address:238 W Washington StCharles Town, WV 25414Map & Directions
Services: Jefferson County Community Ministries, Inc., founded in 1983, was organized as area churches found that they could more efficiently assist needy people in the County from one location and by combining funds, recruiting volunteers from their congregations, and requesting donations of food and clothing. They could then insure the availability of resources, reduce unnecessary duplication, and enable a greater stewardship of money and other resources. JCCM, in 2008, assisted over 3900 families with food, clothing, utility assistance, prescription assistance, fuel, gasoline, propane, rent, and other miscellaneous emergency needs. Jefferson County Community Ministries has an office where clients are interviewed and needs are assessed. It has a food pantry that, in 2006, provided 3 days food for more than 1833 families, distributing 160,000 pounds of food. JCCM also has a clothing closet from which approximately 2900 families received free clothing in 2006.
Address:107 Lancaster CirRanson, WV 25438Map & Directions
Services: WIC is for expectant moms and children to age five. WIC provides free nutrition counseling, breast feeding support and nutritious foods.
Hours: 0900-1700 Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday 0900-1900 Tuesday
Eligibility: The categories for eligibility are: Pregnant women; Women who are breast feeding an infant (under one year of age); Postpartum women to the sixth month after delivery; Children from birth to five years of age. Income eligibility requires that a household have gross income at or below 185% of the Federal Poverty Level. For a family of four, the Federal Poverty Limit is $32,653 per year.
Nutrition risk is any medical or health problem which can be corrected or lessened by proper amounts and types of food intake. Examples of nutrition risk are: Low iron levels; Insufficient growth, i.e. low weight for age, low weight for height; Premature delivery; Inadequate dietary intake (types or amounts of food).
Area Served: West Virginia
Address:17550 W Willard RdPoolesville, MD 20837Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Offers emergency food, financial assistance and holiday programs to those in need living in the catchment area. - - SERVICES: - 1) EMERGENCY FOOD: Available for individuals and families in need. Call for information and press 3 for the Food Coordinator. - - 2) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE: - o THANKSGIVING: Food baskets offered for anyone in need. Must call first. Sign up Oct 1st (until list is full). Distribution: Week of Thanksgiving. No referral needed. - - o December Holidays: Food baskets provided to anyone in need and new toys for children. Call first. Sign up starts on 10/1-12/7. No referral needed. - - 3) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Available for evictions, utility turn-offs, water bills, prescriptions, auto expenses and child day care expenses. - - 4) TRANSPORTATION: Will provide transportation to medical appointments. Call and press 4 for the Ride Coordinator to schedule a pick-up. - - HOLIDAY DONATIONS: Accepts food and new toys.
Eligibility: Any resident in need in Poolesville, Dickerson, Boyds, Beallsville, and Barnesville, Maryland.
Documents To Bring: Picture ID, social security card, proof of address and proof of need.
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: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).