Food pantries in Washington County Oregon.

Individuals who need free food for themselves or their families can contact a pantry in Washington County Oregon as well as the greater Hillsboro area. Various churches, charities, non-profits, soup kitchens, and other food banks can offer free groceries, meals, and personal hygiene items. The aid is targeted at the low income, elderly, disabled, and unemployed but anyone can receive assistance.

Each center will offer a variety of resources and the types and amounts of groceries will vary throughout the course of the year and based on what was donated. As an example, during the fall or winter months there may be special Thanksgiving or Christmas meals (or food baskets) provided. The pantries also help feed children during summer months, when they do not have free school lunches.

The leading food pantries to call for assistance in the Washington County Oregon area are noted below. The exact types of services and other forms of aid provided by each center will vary, so it is a good idea to call in advance. Locations may only be open certain days of the week as well.

Most of the centers are involved in providing emergency food vouchers, clothing, perishable items, as well as personal hygiene products. Some go further and hold parenting classes, workshops on cooking groceries, nutrition classes, meals, diapers, and information and referral to government programs or local charities. All of this is free of cost to the client in Washington County Oregon. In addition, case management services at the locations can often help people apply for government programs, such as food stamps or WIC.

Forest Grove Family Resource Center
Address - 42350 NW Trellis Way
Banks, Oregon 97106
Phone number - (503) 324-5686
Offers social services, free food, clothing, and help in applying for public aid and government assistance.

Beaverton Seventh Day Adventist
Address - 14645 SW Davis Road
Beaverton, Oregon 97007
Phone number - (503) 646-9828

 

 

 

 

Care To Share
Beaverton, OR 97006
(503) 591-9025
A number of food assistance programs are offered. They have baby formula, fruit, and more for families in poverty. Other clients include immigrant, seniors and the working poor.

Holy Trinity Community Outreach
Main address 13715 SW Walker Road
Beaverton, Oregon 97005
Call (503) 641-1842 for hours.
Regardless of your religion and personal circumstances, the location may also provide free holidays meals, Christmas baskets and similar support.

Sunshine Pantry
Parkside Business Center, Bldg 26 7795 SW Cirrus Drive
Beaverton, Oregon 97008
Main phone number - (971) 506-7827
Groceries and food vouchers are offered to seniors, low income, and others. Can refer individuals to a clothing closet too. Serves all of Washington County Oregon.

St Alexander Catholic Church
Location of church is 170 N 10Th Avenue
Cornelius, OR 97113
(503) 359-0304
Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas food baskets are passed out. They also deliver meals to the elderly as well as homebound.

 

 

 

Forest Grove Family Resource Center
1341 Pacific Avenue Tom Mccall East Middle School
Forest Grove, Oregon 97116
Main number - (503) 359-2598
A number of services are offered for your family. Free baby formula, diapers, perishable items, and government surplus food can all be provided. Inquire about Summer Snack programs and federal programs such as food stamps.

Gales Creek Community Church
Location is 9170 NW Sargent Road
Gales Creek, OR 97117
Dial - (503) 357-8873

Hillsboro Family Shelter Community Action
Center address - 210 SE 12th Avenue
Hillsboro, Oregon 97123
Telephone: (503) 640-3263
Offers shelter for the homeless and other support, such as meals and referrals. Lunches, dinners, and other meals may be served to the homeless and low income.

Open Door Counseling Center
34420 SW Tualatin Valley Highway
Hillsboro, OR 97123
Phone: (503) 640-6268
They can help people apply for SNAP food stamps, USDA commodities, WIC vouchers for baby formula, and much more.

True Fellowship Inc.
Main address is 1895 NW 169th Place
Beaverton, Oregon 97006
(503) 810-7426
The church helps feed the poor and vulnerable in Washington County Oregon. In addition to a bag of groceries, there are Christmas meals, blankets for the homeless, and warm winter coats.

 

 

 

 

Faith Cafe - Bethel Congregational
5150 SW Watson Ave
Beaverton OR 97005-5381
The soup kitchen is open Sunday 5 pm and Thursday at 5 pm only.

Rock Creek Church EFB
Location is 4470 NW 185th Ave
Portland OR 97229
Appointments are needed. Dial (503) 645-2525.
The client choice food pantry covers the zip codes of 97229, 97006, 97007, 97008, 97124, as well as 97123.

The Lord's Cupboard - Care to Share
Address is 2270 SW 198th Ave
Aloha Oregon 97003
(503)591-9025
Free food boxes are offered. Soup, cereal, baby formula for newborns and new parents, and ther aid is offered.

Home Forward Merlo Station Harvest Share
2032 SW Merlo Ct
Beaverton OR 97006
Hours are Thursday 2:30-4:00pm. Fresh fruit, vegetables, and farm items are given out to the low income.

Lift Urban Portland - First Immanuel Lutheran Church
Main address is 1808 NW Irving Street
Portland, OR 97209
Dial (503) 221-1224
They operate the Harvest Share Produce Distribution program. It has fresh produce in partnership with the Oregon Food Bank in Washington County.

Union Gospel Mission
Main address is 3 NW Third Avenue
Portland, OR 97209
There is a food bank and soup kitchen. This charity has hot meals (including at the holidays), emergency food boxes and clothing for work or school to the general public.

Our Place Christian Church
Location is - 1400 NE 48th Avenue
Hillsboro, Oregon 97124
Dial - (503) 726-0773

Salvation Army Tualatin Valley Citadel
Branch office - 351 SE Oak Street
Hillsboro, OR 97123
(503) 640-4311
Runs a thrift store, and can offer financial support for bills, rent, etc. This is in addition to the various food assistance programs they administer. Meals and gifts may be served at Christmas, in particular to the elderly and children.

Seventh Day Adventist Church
Address - 367 NE Grant Street
Hillsboro, Oregon 97124
Phone number to dial is (503) 648-3922

 

 

 

 

Sonrise Church – Offers meals, food, pantry, and other help. Limited hours.
6701 NE Campus Way
Hillsboro, Oregon 97124
Phone: (503) 640-2449 Ext. 230

William Temple House
Address: 372 NE Lincoln Street
Hillsboro, OR 97124
Telephone: (503) 648-2514

Youth Contact's Hillsboro Family Resource Center
451 Se Walnut Street
Hillsboro, OR 97123
Phone: (503) 844-1688
A goal is to feed children and students in Washington County Oregon. they help parents apply for lunches or breakfast programs at school, weekend backpacks, and even toy/school supply programs.

St. Juan Diego St. Vincent De Paul Pantry
5995 NW 178th
Portland, Oregon 97229
(503) 985-6046
A partnership of various churches and charities. Offers food too. Can refer applicants to financial aid programs in Oregon and that the federal government offers. The church may also have household products, diapers, and clothing for those faced with poverty.

 

 

 

Sunset Presbyterian Church
Address - 14986 NW Cornell
Portland, Oregon 97229
(503) 292-9293
Hundreds of families receive bags of groceries, canned goods, and surplus government commodities.

Christ The King Lutheran Church
11305 SW Bull Mountain Road
Tigard, OR 97224
Call (503) 639-2789 for hours or to make an appointment.

Hall Boulevard Baptist Church
Tigard, OR 97224
Dial - (503) 684-0804
Free emergency boxes of food, perishable goods, milk, meats, and maybe formula is offered in Washington County Oregon. Also call for referrals to other charities and non-profit agencies.

Portland Vineyard Church-King's Kindness
Address: 14460 SW 114th Avenue
Tigard, Oregon 97224
Phone number is (503) 684-8225

St Anthony Catholic Church
Address: 9905 SW Mckenzie Street
Tigard, Oregon 97223
Main phone number - (503) 639-4179

Additional food banks, feeding sites, and soup kitchens operate in Washington County Oregon. Call 1-800-777-7427 for information. A number of assistance programs are available for the less fortunate, including the backpack program for students, Meals on Wheels for senior citizens, and more.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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