Address:3155 Paulskirk DrEllicott City, MD 21042Map & Directions
(1 Mile Away)
Services: Offers a food pantry, financial assistance and accepts donations.,
Eligibility: Low income persons and families.
Address:3267 Pine Orchard LnEllicott City, MD 21042Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides a food pantry, clothing and furniture, financial and holiday assistance and a summer camp for youth. - - SERVICES: - 1) FOOD PANTRY: Offers non-perishable food once every 30 days while supplies last. Call ahead and bring proper identification. Accepts donations of food. Also provides a monthly fresh produce give-away April - Oct, usually the 3rd Wed, call to confirm. - - 2) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides assistance with BGE turn-off notices or eviction prevention to qualified persons once per year. Will assist people who are in public housing. Do not have to be MEAP eligible. For eviction prevention assistance, must have a court notice signed by a judge stating the eviction can occur. - - 3) CLOTHING/HOUSEHOLD ITEMS: Provides clothing for men, women and children, furniture, and small household items to those in need. Individuals must have a referral from a community agency for these services. - - 4) SUMMER CAMP 2018: Offers a week-long residential camp beginning July 4 for children ages 7-12 years. Camp is $25, family must meet income requirements. Applications available online on a first come, first serve basis, last day to enroll is June 18. Call for information. - - 5) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2017: - THANKSGIVING and CHRISTMAS: Provides assistance with holiday gifts to families in need. Individuals can register starting Tues, Sept 5-Fri, Sept 15, Mon-Fri, 10AM-2PM at 7150 Columbia Gateway Drive, Suite J, 21046. Call 443-656-3376. Individuals should call before walking in. Will provide clothing, and gifts for children 12 years and under. Bring three gift suggestions (each gift suggestion should cost less than $35) for each child. Accepts food, new clothing, toys, toiletries, coats, gloves for Christmas. During this time, families can also register for Thanksgiving baskets. Unfortunately, it is not guaranteed that Thanksgiving baskets will be provided to applicants. - MUST have ALL of the following required documentation: - --Valid Maryland ID card - --SS cards for all household members - --Proof of all income sources (SS, SSI, SSD eligibility, Medicaid, pay stubs/DSS/child support, food stamp letter, TCA) - --Proof of expenses (current electric, gas, oil, water bills; car payment and insurance, etc) Only if they do not receive HUD, TCA, Section 8 or Medicaid eligibility letter. - --Proof of residence (current lease or mortgage, current or previous month for utility bill, 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 17 years and under - --Must know the clothing & shoe sizes, and 3 specific gift suggestions for all children.
Eligibility: Low-income residents of Howard County.
Documents To Bring: Call for information. See notes.
Address:9580 Old Rte 108Ellicott City, MD 21042Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides food gift cards and utility assistance to residents in need. - - SERVICES: - 1) EMERGENCY FOOD: Provides food gift cards to those in need by appointment only. - - 2) UTILITY ASSISTANCE: Provides up to $50 for residents with BGE turn-off notices, to anyone in need, regardless of income. Will work-out payment directly with BGE. - - *Services can only be utilized once every six months.* -
Eligibility: Anyone in need.
Documents To Bring: Call for information.
Address:3030 Bethany LnEllicott City, MD 21042Map & Directions
Services: FOOD PANTRY: Provides nonperishable food to Howard County residents by appointment only. Must call ahead to confirm availability and pick-up time between 10AM-3PM. -
Eligibility: Preference given to Howard County residents.
Documents To Bring: None.
Address:746 Frederick RdCatonsville, MD 21228Map & Directions
Services: FOOD BANK: Distributes USDA surplus food 3 times a year to 52 county pantries and shelters. Does not serve as a pantry.
Eligibility: Pantry or outreach center.
Address:25 Bloomsbury AveCatonsville, MD 21228Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides a food pantry and financial assistance for residents living with their catchment area. - - SERVICES: - 1) FOOD PANTRY: Provides up to a week's worth of perishable and non-perishable food items. Formula, diapers, and food supplements are provided when available. During the summer, able to distribute produce. Individuals are eligible for assistance once every 30 days. Call the main number and leave a message, or email firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an appointment. - - 2) EVICTION ASSISTANCE: Provides assistance with legal evictions. Individuals are only eligible once a year for assistance. Call the designated line and leave a message, or email email@example.com to schedule an appointment. - - 3) UTILITY ASSISTANCE: Assists income-eligible persons by appointment only (no walk-ins) with a portion of the cost of heating bills or heating fuel. Does not have to be a turnoff notice, prefer clients apply for MEAP first. Call the designated line and leave a message, or email firstname.lastname@example.org to make an appointment.
Eligibility: Services are for Baltimore County residents of the greater Catonsville area defined as the area bounded on the south by Wilkens Avenue, on the east by the Baltimore City line, on the north by Security Boulevard, and on the west by the Howard County line. Includes zip codes 21228 and a small portion of 21207, 21244, 21229 and 21043.
Documents To Bring: For Food: Proof of residence in service area (described above), Social Security cards for all household members, I.D. for applicant, Proof of Income of past 30 days. For Eviction Prevention: All above as well as a court document and a signed lease. For Utility Assistance: All above as well as the most recent bill and proof of MEAP application.
Address:7100 Dogwood RdWindsor Mill, MD 21244Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides a food pantry and thrift store to anyone in need. - - SERVICES: - 1) FOOD PANTRY: Provides non-perishable and perishable food (when available), including fresh vegetables every other Tues, 11AM-1PM. Call to confirm they will be providing assistance before going. Suggest arriving at 10:30AM to receive a number for the order in which they will provide assistance. - - 2) RECYCLED BLESSINGS THRIFT STORE: Offers clothing, household items, and supplies at a low cost every Sat, 12-3PM. If someone can not afford the fee, they will waive the cost and provide items free of charge. Donations are accepted during Sat hours of operation.
Eligibility: Open to anyone in need.
Documents To Bring: Photo ID for the pantry.
Address:7200 Rutherford Rd #140Windsor Mill, MD 21244Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides a weekly food pantry and back to school supplies to those in need. - - 1) FOOD PANTRY: Provides non-perishable food at a weekly food pantry to those in need on Thurs, 10AM-12Noon. Photo ID for all adults and social security card required for all children in the household. Can utilize once each week, as needed. - - 2) SCHOOL SUPPLIES 2017: Distributes school supplies at the Back to School Jam event on Aug. 12. Food and toiletries will also be available during this time, as supplies last. Time 10AM-1PM
Eligibility: Open to anyone in need. Food pantry be utilized as often as needed.
Documents To Bring: Photo ID for each adult and social security cards for all children in the household.
Address:8334 Liberty RdWindsor Mill, MD 21244Map & Directions
Services: FOOD PANTRY: Offers non-perishable and perishable when available food items Wed, 12Noon-3PM.
Eligibility: Individuals and families receiving some sort of government assistance, income 150% under the federal poverty guideline, or who are unemployed.
Documents To Bring: Photo ID.
Address:7710 Windsor Mill RdWindsor Mill, MD 21244Map & Directions
Services: FOOD PANTRY: Provides non-perishable and perishable (when available) food to those in need on the 1st Sat of each month between 11AM-1pm. Can utilize pantry once every 30 days. - - SCHOOL SUPPLIES 2019: Offers a back to school event: dates to be determined.