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Free food pantries, meals and groceries Clayton County Georgia.

Charity and church food pantries help low income families and people with no money in Clayton County Georgia. Distribution centers provide a number of resources, including grocery boxes, access to emergency food banks near you, hygiene supplies and soup kitchen. Find a free food pantry near you in Clayton County Georgia

The exact services offered at each Clayton County pantry will vary. There are Meals on Wheels, free holiday food boxes, drive thru pantries and places for free dog or cat food. Also find a phone number at the bottom of the page for other resources, including SNAP or WIC benefit programs. Learn more on WIC benefits near you.

The organizations have even been known to provide one or more of the following from time to time. The low income may be able to access applications to food benefits in GA from social workers or case managers. Other services provided to the working poor in the community can include, in addition to a food pantry and clothing closet; life skills, budgeting, cooking classes and a host of other services. They also tend to serve free Christmas and other holiday meals to those that can’t afford them on their own.

Many of the resources run by food banks in the Clayton area are free of charge. Groceries from the pantries and free meals are usually given out by appointment only, with priority for seniors, the disabled and single mothers or kids in Clayton County.

Places for food giveaways in Clayton County

County Line United Methodist Church
Primary address is 4031 Old River Rd., Ellenwood, Georgia 30294. Dial the church at (404) 243-0363

Clayton County Community Services Authority
1000 Main St., Forest Park, Georgia 30297. Main Client Number to call is (404) 363-0575
The community action agency can not only direct people to food programs, but a number of other resources are run too. For example, get help in applying for WIC, SNAP food stamps, and other public and government aid such as LIHEAP. Also access self-sufficiency and case management - all of these programs are intended to help feed and support low-income families in Clayton County.




Divine Faith Ministries International
9800 Tara Blvd., Jonesboro, Georgia 30238. The numbers to call include the Main Client Number of (770) 603-0025. An additional number for the Food Pantry is (678) 489-8699, or try (770) 940-9559.
Groceries, perishable food, cereal, and more is served to the working poor as well as Clayton County families living in poverty.

Salvation Army - Clayton Counties Service Unit
Center address: 130 Spring St, Jonesboro, GA 30236. Phone: (770) 724-1680
Social services are offered from this non-profit charity organization. Free boxes of groceries, produce, dairy, and other items from the client choice pantry. Some funds may be able to help pay rent, electric bills, and medications. Also get Thanksgiving and Christmas meals, and gifts from your kids such as the Angel Tree program. Learn more on Clayton County Salvation Army programs for the low income.

Rock Church of Atlanta - Hunger No More Outreach
4815 Courtney Dr, Forest Park, GA 30297. Phone: (404) 635-9967
They help feed the poor, low-income, people with no money and others. There are free groceries, including cereal, pasta, rice, tuna and canned meat. Or get Thanksgiving or Christmas turkey dinners, applications to SNAP food stamps and other support.

New Day Church of Nazarene
The charity is at 8561 GA-85, Riverdale, GA 30274. Phone: (678) 369-1509

Deliverance Tabernacle Of Praise, Inc.
Pantry is at 8631 Kendrick Rd, Jonesboro, GA 30238. Telephone: (770) 472-4622





Iglesia Apostolica Hispana - Willie M. Simpson Evangelistic Ministries, Inc.
Location is 737 Veterans Pkwy. Jonesboro, Georgia 30238. Call (404) 732-2112 or Telephone number - (770) 756-9100
Free hot meals, food boxes and other support, with the pantry also assisting immigrants and migrants.

Catherine's House, Inc. - First Fruits Thrift Store
6509 Hwy. 85, Riverdale, GA 30274. Main Client Number - (678) 216-0553
Can offer clothing, household products, food, groceries, and other aid to seniors, the low income, and needy in Clayton County Georgia.

Hearts to Nourish Hope, Inc.
Address: 640 Hwy. 138, SW, Riverdale, Georgia 30274. Call (770) 997-4511 or Primary phone number is (770) 997-4517
Free emergency boxes of food are offered. The charity may also have items such as diapers, free baby formula for low income or single moms, blankets for the homeless, and hot meals.Free food pantry Clayton County GA

Sconiers Homeless Preventive Organization, Inc.
Location: 126 Hwy. 138, Riverdale, Georgia 30274. Phone number is (404) 454-3554
A soup kitchen feed the homeless in Clayton County GA. Hot breakfast, lunches, dinners and food boxes are given out, including at Christmas and Thanksgiving.

St. Vincent De Paul Society - Saint Philip Benizi Catholic Church
Address: 591 Flint River Road, Jonesboro, Georgia 30238. Phone: 770-477-2388 or  (770) 478-0178
Volunteers provide support. Programs include home delivered meals to the elderly, vouchers for holiday meals or medications, clothing, shelter, and more from the Clayton County charity.

Jonesboro First United Methodist Church Food Co Op
142 South Main Street, Jonesboro, Georgia 30236. Phone: 770-478-6444
Fresh fruits, milk, bread, and more is for residents living in poverty.

Andrews Chapel United Methodist
Address: 122 Watterson St, Jonesboro, GA 30236. Call (770) 471-7200
A food bank has shelf stable food. There is also Meals on Wheels for people in the parish as well as free dog or cat food. Or get hamburger helper, canned fruits, produce and other stuff.

Victory in Christ Ministries
Location is 6398 GA-85, Riverdale, GA 30274. Call 770-778-8572

Light of Faith Christian Church
Food pantry address - 737 Veterans Pkwy, Jonesboro, GA 30237. Phone number is 770-875-1079
Volunteers work with the Clayton community to feed the hungry.




Greater Works Missionary Baptist Church
Location: 285 Morrow Rd, 30297 Forest Park, GA. Phone: 404-968-0033
A soup kitchen is on site at this charity. They also offer summer snacks for students that do not have free school lunches.

Living Faith Tabernacle
Location is 5880 Old Dixie Rd, Forrest Park, GA 30297. Phone number for hours is 404-361-0812

Iglesia Central Adventista - Central Spanish Seventh Day Adventist Church
5241 Ash Street, Forest Park, GA 30297. Call 404-363-2571
The non-profit food pantries helps anyone in need, including immigrants. Groceries, hygiene items, referrals to SNAP food stamps or TANF grants, and more is provided.

More free food programs in Clayton County

Clayton County residents can get help from other local food pantries or government programs as well. For referrals, including from Feeding America in Clayton County, dial 404.892.9822. Everything from the Summer Food Service Program for children to Meals on Wheels for senior citizens may be available.


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