Food banks and pantries in Chatham County.

Savannah Georgia and Chatham County food pantries offer assistance to the low income and needy in the community. Individuals and families that need some help providing a meal for them or their family can stop by a food bank for free groceries, perishable items, and possibly other items. Some of the pantries, which are based at charities, may have clothing or personal products too.

Thousands of local families receive services from the pantries every year. They provide both short and long term support. With many people needing to decide between paying their bills or rent, the Savannah area food pantries are a great resource to use to make it through a difficult period. Whether you need groceries, a free meal, perishable items, or advice, the centers may have what you need. The area covered by these facilities also includes all of Chatham County Georgia.

Economic Opportunity Authority for Savannah - Chatham County, Inc.
Address is 618 W. Anderson St.
Savannah, Georgia 31415
Telephone number - (912) 238-2960
This is the local community action agency. The focus is to help people become self-sufficient, but they also provide some short term assistance, such as free food, groceries, or meals. A great place for information and referrals to other local charities or government programs such as food stamps too. The non-profit can also direct families in poverty to SNAP food stamps or other state benefits.

First African Baptist Church
Food bank at church is located here - 23 Montgomery St.
Savannah, Georgia 31401
Telephone number - (912) 233-6597

First Bryan Baptist Church
575 W. Bryan St.
Savannah, GA 31401
Call - (912) 232-5526
A pantry on site may have pasta, soup, dairy, and other groceries. Families should bring their own box to use at the charity.

 

 

 

 

Masjid Jihad
117 E. 34th St.
Savannah, Georgia 31401
Dial (912) 236-7387 for hours and information.

Mustard Seed Faith Church
Location - 1950 Chatham Pkwy.
Savannah, Georgia 31405
Call the church at (912) 355-3787
Free or low cost meals, groceries, clothing, and other aid is offered, including shelter and spiritual guidance, if needed.

My Brothaz H.O.M.E., Inc.
Location is 2111 Price St.
Savannah, GA 31401
Call - (912) 231-8727

Blessed Assurance Ministries
1902 Pennsylvania Ave
Savannah, GA 31404
Call the pantry at (912) 232-1562 for hours.
Holiday food boxes are given. They also feed students during summer breaks, may have gift cards, or serve hot meals to the homeless.

Conner's Temple Baptist Church
Address: 509 W. Gwinnett Street
Savannah, Georgia 31402
Telephone: (912) 232-8291

 

 

 

Old Savannah City Mission
2414 Bull St.
Savannah, Georgia 31401
Main phone number - (912) 232-1979

Salvation Army - Chatham County Service Unit
3100 Montgomery St. 3000 Bee Rd.
Savannah, GA 31405
Main Client Number - (912) 651-7420
Call for food, groceries, shelter, and Christmas meals and gifts. Some emergency funds for electric bills or medical needs may be offered too.

Savannah Baptist Center, Inc.
Center address - 704 Wheaton St.
Savannah, Georgia 31401
Phone number - (912) 232-1033
The charity operates a food pantry. The hours of the center are 9am – noon on Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday of each week. Some special Thanksgiving or Christmas meals or food items may be occasionally offered during the season. The charity organization operates a clothing closet.

Second Arnold Baptist Church
Location - 1427 East 37 St.
Savannah, GA 31404
Call (912) 234-5500

Silk Hope Baptist Church
4929 Pineland Dr.
Savannah, Georgia 31405
Main number - (912) 233-8424

 

 

 

 

Social Apostolate of Savannah
Food pantry location - 502 E. Liberty St.
Savannah, Georgia 31412
Call (912) 233-1877

St. Joseph's Health System St. Mary's Community Center
812 W. 36 St.
Savannah, Georgia 31415
Main phone: (912) 447-0578
The pantry may have free dry and canned goods, produce, paper products, and personal toiletries to those in need in Chatham County.

St. Luke AME Church
Address: 1007 Joe St.
Savannah, GA 31401
(912) 484-6490
Provides guidance, meals, and other aid, such as household items, possibly baby supplies, and holiday meals too, such as Thanksgiving and Christmas.

St. Paul CME Church
1601 Barnard St.
Savannah, Georgia 31401
Phone - (912) 233-2849

Savannah Feed the Hungry
Locaion is 4011 Augusta Road
Garden City, GA 31408
(912) 349-0774
Free food, clothing, hygiene items, and more are available from the Chatham County ministry. They support the working poor and homeless. USDA programs such as WIC (Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children) or SNAP may also be offered.

Loaves and Fishes Food Bank Ministry of Pooler
165 Issac G. LaRoche Drive
Pooler, Georgia 31322
Main phone: (912) 349-4881
Only town residents with a referral from a doctor can use the pantry.

Union Skidaway Baptist Church
2227 Norwood Ave.
Savannah, GA 31406
Phone: (912) 352-2682
Volunteers may deliver meals to senior citizens and the homebound. There is an emergency food pantry as well as soup kitchen.

Shelter From The Rain Inc.
Savannah, GA 31403
(912) 232-5860
There is help for single moms. Everything from diapers to baby formula, maternity clothing, and even cribs or furniture may be sold at the thrift store. Also Christmas and Thanksgiving meals are available. Find additional resources for single moms.

 

 

 

 

Our Father's Heart Ministries
Address: 8912 Whitefield Ave.
Savannah, GA 31406
Phone: (912) 691-1148

Eastside Concerned Citizens, Inc.
909 E. Bolton Street
Savannah, GA 31401
(912) 844-1278
The Charity covers families and individuals that live between Waters Ave., Anderson St., E. Broad St. and Wheaton St. They offer groceries, basic health screenings, senior meals and activities, and holiday food baskets.

Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church
1008 May Street
Savannah, GA 31415
(912) 233-9040
An emergency food bank is on site.

Mount Moriah Baptist Church
Main address: 228 Montieth Road
Port Wentworth, GA 31407
(912) 236-2837
Clients include the elderly, disabled, working poor, and others that need a box of food.

St. Paul's Episcopal Church
1802 Abercorn St.
Savannah, Georgia 31401
Call (912) 232-0274 for hours or food distribution.

St. Philip AME Church
Address: 613 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Savannah, GA 31402
(912) 233-2083

Wesley Community Centers of Savannah, Inc.
Address: 1601 Drayton St.
Savannah, Georgia 31401
(912) 236-4226
Several social services are run from this office. A food pantry, clothing closet, and thrift store are on site. Call for limited assistance with other needs too, such as bills, rent, or medications. Also provides referrals to government programs.

First Baptist Church of Bloomingdale
2 E. More St.
Bloomingdale, Georgia 31302
Telephone number - (912) 748-4017

For referrals to other feeding sites and food programs in Chatham County Georgia, call 912.236.6750. There are many resources in the coastal area, including Summer Food Service Program, Meals on Wheels, and soup kitchens for low income families.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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