Address:6201 Riverdale Rd #200Riverdale, MD 20737Map & Directions
(1 Mile Away)
Services: COMMUNITY SUPPORT: Provides food, clothing, education and training to low-income families through academic achievement, housing & economic development and community services: - - o Provides HUD approved housing counseling and financial education. - o Operates an emergency food distribution center and clothes closet. - o Serves as an enrollment site for residents seeking health options through the Maryland Health Exchange. - o Provides nutrition and health awareness classes and distributes free diapers. - o Provides after school and summer enrichment programs, operates the EXCEL Academy Public Charter School for children grades K-8.
Eligibility: Low to moderate income families. Call for more information.
Documents To Bring: Call for information.
Address:1201 Maple AveHalethorpe, MD 21227Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides food, financial assistance, clothing, furniture and holiday assistance to residents of 21227 and Baltimore. - - SERVICES: - 1) FOOD PANTRY: Offers non-perishable and perishable food to residents of 21227 in Baltimore County. Proof of residency required, walk in. - - 2) EMERGENCY FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides up to $200 per family for prevention of eviction, water bill, utility turn-off, mortgage foreclosures, heating oil, prescriptions and medical services/supplies to residents of 21227 in Baltimore County ONLY. Must apply to MEAP, do not have to be eligible. Limited to once a year. Proof of residency and documentation of need required. All requests go through the Director on Tues, Wed, Thurs, 9-11AM, or call for information. - - 3) FURNITURE & HOUSEHOLD ITEMS: Offers donated items free of charge, on a first come, first serve basis. Individuals from any Baltimore County location, including persons who are homeless, are eligible. - - 4) SHOWERS AND TOILETRIES: Provides showers and toiletries to individuals who are homeless, must arrive by 11AM. - - 5) THRIFT STORE: Sells clothing for men, women, and children at a minimal cost. Also can provide a clothing voucher, for free clothing, on a case by case basis. Thrift store is available Mon-Sat, 9AM-12Noon. - - 6) SCHOOL SUPPLIES: Provides school supplies to families year round, no zip code requirements. Call for assistance. - - 6) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2017: - o THANKSGIVING: Offers a meal on the day before Thanksgiving and Thanksgiving day at two churches. Assists anyone in need, no ID or referral needed. Reservation preferred but not required, call individual churches for reservation and meal hours. Individuals are welcome to attend one or both. - - Wed, Nov 22, 5-6PM, Lansdowne UMC, 114 Laverne Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21227. Call 410-247-4624. - - Thurs, Nov 23, 12-3PM, Arbutus UMC, 1201 Maple Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21227. Call 410-204-8906. - - o CHRISTMAS: Provides food baskets and toys/gift cards to families with children up to 18 years old. Families must reside in the 21227 Baltimore County ONLY catchment area. Parents MUST request a referral from their child's school and the referral will be sent to Southwest Emergency Services, then walk in and complete an application. Photo ID and current piece of mail as proof of residency are required. - - DONATIONS: Also accepts donations of food, toys, toiletries, coats and gloves for the Christmas program. - - **Not confirmed** provides food baskets for adults who do not have children in the household, call for information.
Eligibility: Residents of 21227 in Baltimore County ONLY are eligible for the food pantry, financial assistance, and Christmas assistance. All other services are for anyone in Baltimore County.
Documents To Bring: ID, proof of address, social security cards, and proof of need.
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:601 Hammonds LnBrooklyn, MD 21225Map & Directions
Services: FOOD PANTRY & CLOTHING CLOSET: Provides food, clothing (when available), and spiritual care to people in need via a mobile service unit. Services are available Thur-Sat from 10AM-2PM, visit the website for locations and schedule. Assistance for both food and clothing is limited to once per month. - - Donations: Accepts clothing, housewares, books, etc. in usable condition. Also welcomes donations of non-perishable food items. The Donation Center is located at Grace Lutheran Church, 1200 Charles Street, La Plata, MD 20646 and is open Thurs and Sat from 10AM-2PM. - - *For schedule of locations and hours visit website.
Eligibility: Anyone in need.
Documents To Bring: Picture ID required.
Address:3800 9th StBrooklyn, MD 21225Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides emergency services such as a food pantry, soup kitchen, clothing, baby supplies, information and referral and accepts donations. - - SERVICES: - 1) FOOD PANTRY: Provides 3-5 bags of non-perishable and perishable (items vary from fruits, bread, produce, meats and juice) groceries for anyone in need Thurs, 9AM-Noon. Assistance is provided on a first-come, first-served basis. Walk-in for assistance with a photo ID. Also may provide 1-2 bags of emergency food Tue, 9AM-Noon, on a case-by case basis. Call to be screened for emergency food assistance. - - 2) SOUP KITCHEN: Offers a meals every Fri from 5:30-6:30PM. Individuals are also given perishable foods (when resources are available) to take home. Provides a breakfast every Tue, 10-11AM. Also provides a Youth Feeding Program to individuals ages 10-20, every Wed, 6:30-8:30PM. - - 3) CLOTHING & BABY SUPPLIES: Offers clothing for men, women, children and infants. Also provides diapers, formula and occasionally has infant furniture on Tue & Thur, 9AM-Noon. Baby supplies are offered once a month. - - 4) INFORMATION & REFERRAL: Connects individuals to community resources for housing, detox and drug rehabilitation information. - - 5) DONATIONS: Accepts clothing, furniture, household goods, nonperishable food items and food and gifts for the holidays. - - 6) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2017: - THANKSGIVING -- HARVEST OF PLENTY (HOP): See separate listing for Baltimore Dream Center, Harvest of Plenty.
Documents To Bring: None for most services. Picture ID needed for the food pantry.
Address:7834 Eastern AveBaltimore, MD 21224Map & Directions
Services: FOOD PANTRY:Offers non-perishable food items and frozen meats.Residents from catchment area can access pantry once every 30 days by appointment only. Eligible callers will bereceivinggovernment assistance.
Eligibility: Must be receiving government assistance. EX: TCA, SNAP, TDA
Address:2638 E Baltimore StBaltimore, MD 21224Map & Directions
Services: FOOD PANTRY: Offers non-perishable foods once every two months. Referrals are accepted from 211MD and the Southeast Community Action Center at 3411 Bank Street, 21224. Open Tue and Fri, 11AM-1:30PM.
Eligibility: Individuals who live in 21224.
Address:3812 Edmondson AveBaltimore, MD 21229Map & Directions
Services: FOOD PANTRY: Offers non-perishable food items once every 3 months. Residents of 21229 can walk in for services and residents of other Baltimore zip codes must have a referral from Department of Social Services (DSS), 211MD and other human service agencies.
Eligibility: Open to anyone in need.
Address:110 E West StBaltimore, MD 21230Map & Directions
Services: Provides financial assistance, a food pantry and a clothing closet to residents within the catchment area. SERVICES: 1) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Funds are available to assist with various emergency needs, including utilities (must have disconnect notice) and prescription medicine (James pharmacy only. No controlled substances). If the caller lives outside of the 21230 zip code they must obtain a referral and participate in a phone intake/screening. Referrals are accepted from: DSS or any human services agency which may include churches, hospitals, and schools. Will not accept a referral from CARES. Financial assistance is for individuals in Baltimore zipcodes 21223, 21225 and 21230. Do not help with water bills.2) FOOD PANTRY: Operates an emergency grocery program at 110 East West Street. A 3-day supply of canned goods is available on a monthly basis. Available to anyone in Baltimore City zipcodes except 21212, 21239 and 21218 (North of 33rd Street).3) CLOTHING: Offers used clothing on a first come first serve basis, for men, women and children. 4) DONATIONS: Accepts toiletries, baby items, non-perishable food, and paper products.
Hours: Or by appointment.