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Free food pantries in Chesapeake Virginia.

Free food pantries, soup kitchen, and government benefit programs help low-income households, the elderly, and children in Chesapeake Virginia. Find charities and social service centers near you for free food, including Thanksgiving, Christmas, Easter, and year round meals. What may be offered includes the following.

  • -Canned groceries including items such as baby formula, ensure for Seniors, meat, pasta, and more.
  • -Free food may be offered from pantries, ranging from bread to meat, fruit, vegetables or dairy.
  • -Chesapeake Virginia charities also provide personal toiletries along with hygiene supplies, including soap or detergent, at the same time as a free box of food.
  • -Special or seasonal food including Easter, Thanksgiving or Christmas food boxes as well as Meals for Wheels.

The main charities and places to turn to are below. There is also a phone number at the bottom of the page for more government or non-profit food assistance programs. They include SNAP food stamps, WIC vouchers, USDA free breakfast or lunch programs for students and much more. They all focus on hunger prevention in Chesapeake. Or, in addition to the resources below, find SNAP food stamp applications near you.

New Generation Worship Center, Inc.
3025 S Military Hwy, Chesapeake, VA 23323. Appointments are needed. Call or text (855) 525-5502

Kindgom Living Ministries
The faith based pantry is at 2709 Campostella Rd, Chesapeake, Virginia 23324. Phone 757-227-4211
The free pantry may have items such as Boxed or Canned Juices, Canned Fruits, Tuna, chicken and other goods. Or get paper products like toilet paper, napkins, aluminum foil and more.

Oaklette United Methodist
Food pantry and soup kitchen is at 520 Oaklette Drive, Virginia, Chesapeake, Virginia 23325. For intake, call (757) 545-7434




Kempsville Presbyterian Church
805 Kempsville Road, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23464. Phone -  (757) 495-1913
Get free shelf-stable foods. Senior citizens, the disabled and homebound can also inquire into Meals on Wheels.

Solid Rock Apostolic Holiness
Assistance programs are a food bank and soup kitchen at 1442 Commerce Avenue, Chesapeake, VA 23324. Dial (757) 543-0998

One City Church
Address - 3310 Indian River Road, Chesapeake, VA 23325. For hours, dial (757) 545-5093
The poor, underserved and others can get free food or a bagged lunch or hot meals. They also help during the holidays, and feed children and single moms. Get items such as vegetable soup, peanut butter or jelly, tuna fish, spices, eggs, and canned groceries from the pantry.

Bible World - An Apostolic Church.
The pantry is known as as Impact Ministry and it located at 600 Happy Acres Rd, Chesapeake, VA 23323. Call (757) 487-9503

First Baptist Church of South Hill
3633 Galberry Rd, Chesapeake, VA 23323. Dial (757) 545-0326
Based on donation and funding, there will be everything from clothes to food and other free stuff.

Coastal Community Church
Location is 2800 S. independence Blvd, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23456. Call (757) 233-1293

Trinity Tabernacle (at Providence Mennonite Church)
Main address is 5363 Old Providence Rd, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23464. Telephone - (757) 424-1784

Salvation Army of Chesapeake
Location is 901 Eden Way N, Chesapeake, VA 23320. Call (757) 312-8598
A wide range of social services are offered, including free food, clothes, emergency financial help for bills, Christmas meals (or toys) and more. They also have a free food pantry, soup kitchen, and low cost thrift store among other programs.





God is Able Ministry
A free food bank for the low income and unemployed is at 2033 Battlefield Blvd North, Chesapeake, VA 23324. Call (757) 237-1789
Whether food, or guidance or information on government aid, staff and volunteers try to help the less fortunate.

Heritage Community Church
513 Johnstown Road, Chesapeake, Virginia 23322. Phone number is (757) 406-9286

Providence UCC
Address is 2200 Vicker Avenue, Chesapeake, VA 23324. Call (757) 560-6500
Get Rice, Pasta, and other staples. There may also be Crackers, Cooking Oil, Cereal (Hot & Cold), Juices (including baby formula) and other goods.

Deep Creek United Methodist Church
141 George Washington Highway, Chesapeake, VA 23323. Dial (757) 487-1698

New Life Providence
Primary address is 423 Shell Road, Chesapeake, Virginia 23323. For hours, call (757) 227-6930

Solid Rock Worldwide Outreach Ministry
A free food pantry and distribution site is at 245 Indian Creek Rd, Chesapeake, VA 23322. Phone (757) 421-2795

Neighbors Helping Neighbors
The food programs is at Greenbrier Family YMCA, and that address is 1033 Greenbrier Pkwy, Chesapeake, VA 23320
They can help people in a crisis apply for emergency SNAP food stamps while also given out a small bag of groceries from the client-choice pantry.

Greenbrier Presbyterian Church
Location is 1100 Greenbrier Pkwy, Chesapeake, Virginia 23320. Telephone - 757-547-8535
Get fresh produce, applications to Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, Thanksgiving turkey dinners and referrals to financial help. Based on donations, there may also be free toiletries, laundry detergent, soap, female products or diapers.

Azalea Garden Church of God
Location is 1541 Centerville Turnpike, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23464. Phone - (757) 366-0406

St Luke AME Church
Mailing address - 241 St Luke Church Road, Chesapeake, VA 23320. Call (757) 543-6656
The pantry is open to the public a couple times per month.







Hope Lutheran Church
Address is 5350 Providence Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23464. For hours, call (757) 424-4848

Church After God's Own Heart
Location of the emergency pantry is 2317 Bainbridge Blvd, Chesapeake, Virginia 23324. Telephone - (757) 535-6262

Agape Ministries
4227 Bainbridge Blvd, Chesapeake, VA 23324. Phone - (757) 545-2031
The emergency pantry can help the low income, homeless, unemployed in Chesapeake County and others. Find groceries such as cereal, bread, canned frozen or canned, pasta as well as sauce, rice, and holiday meals. A small clothing closet is on site too.

Find additional free food in Chesapeake near you

There are other free, emergency food pantries as well as public assistance. Learn about WIC (Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children) vouchers for new moms, food stamp EBT card application sites, Feeding America of eastern VA and other charities may help near you. Call 757.627.6599.


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