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Free food pantries, groceries and meals Frederick County Maryland.

Find free food pantries that provide groceries and other items to low-income families in Frederick County Maryland. Charities, churches and government agencies help feed people with no money, families, the elderly and others. Find a free food bank that is open today or pantry near you in Frederick County MD.

The distribution centers giveaway free boxes of food, baby formula, personal toiletries and other supplies. They help feed low-income families or provide Meals on Wheels to senior citizens or disabled people in Frederick. There are also holiday food baskets, including free Thanksgiving or Christmas meals. Or get applications at a pantry to government benefits ranging from SNAP food stamps to WIC and others. As both charities, Feeding America and government programs provide food assistance in the county. Or read more on Feeding America near you.

The main free, emergency food pantries and drive thru food banks in Frederick County Maryland are noted below. Get canned groceries, produce, ensure for seniors and more goods. There is also a phone number at the bottom of the page for others resources. Some of the free distribution centers also provide free cat or dog food to low-income families or seniors.

Where to get free food or meals in Frederick County Maryland MD

Emmanuel Trinity Lutheran Church
Address: 4004 Ballenger Creek Pike, Frederick, MD 21703. Phone: (301) 624-5838
A free food pantry helps feed low-income families, single mothers, the unemployed and others. Based on donation levels, there will be meat and poultry products. Or get free groceries including cereal, peanut butter, tuna helper, rice and other goods such as dairy products, fresh fruit, vegetables and low sodium foods.

Frederick Rescue Mission
Soup kitchen and pantry is at 419 W South St, Frederick, MD 21701. Call(301) 695-6633
Free breakfast, lunch and dinners are offered from the soup kitchen. Or get clothes, information on wellness and other resources.




Walkersville Food Bank
Charity address: 21 W Frederick St, Walkersville, MD 21793. For details, dial (301) 845-4229

Care Net Pregnancy Center of Frederick
707 North Market Street, Frederick, MD 21701. Call 301-662-5300
They help pregnant women, teens and their families. As part of this, free baby formula, WIC applications, and medical items are offered. Or get milk, fruits, and access to a program known as boutique bucks.

Frederick County WIC Program
350 Montevue Lane, Frederick, MD 21702. Call 301-600-2507
Free government food benefits, namely infant formula for low-income families in Frederick County, is combined with education and wellness.

Frederick Rescue Mission, Bread of Life Community Kitchen
Location is 419 West South Street, Frederick, MD 21701. Telephone - 301-695-6633
A free breakfast and lunh is offered, including to homeless people. Get bread, a sandwich, vegetables, fruits, dairy and more. People with no or little money in Frederick County and the homeless can use the free soup kitchen.

Frederick County Senior Services Division
Free Groceries for Seniors are at 1440 Taney Avenue, Frederick, MD 21702. Call 301-600-1605
Get free shelf stable food products, canned food, produce, and other items such as soap, detergent or toilet paper. They also have free Meals on Wheels delivery for seniors in Frederick County as well as vitamins, government commodities and other goods.

City of Frederick Department of Housing and Human Services
They have a Frederick Food Bank at 6040 New Design Road, Frederick, MD 21701. Call 301-600-1506
Free food boxes are offered. There are also free thanksgiving and Christmas food baskets. All items are first come first served. They also help people apply for food stamps or get an EBT card for long term needs.

  • Another free food bank is at 14 East All Saints Street, Frederick, MD 21701. Call 301-600-1506.
  • They operate a free Soup Kitchen at 100 South Market Street, Frederick, MD 21701. Phone 301-600-1506

Salvation Army
Address: 223 W 5th St, Frederick, MD 21701. Phone: (301) 662-2311
A number of assistance programs are offered. They have a soup kitchen and free food pantry. Get groceries, holiday meals including at Thanksgiving and other support. Or apply for financial help, get fresh produce, meats and groceries or snacks for students during the summer. Learn more on Frederick County MD Salvation Army food assistance.





Religious Coalition for Emergency Human Needs
Address: 27 Degrange St, Frederick, MD 21701. Phone: (301) 631-2670
The charity helps the low-income. Free food, clothes, meals, case management and other support. The church feeds the homeless, immigrants and people in need.

Gale House
Address: 336 N Market St, Frederick, MD 21701. Phone: (301) 298-2155

Frederick Community Action Agency
A free Food Distribution Center is at 100 S Market St, Frederick, MD 21701. Phone: (301) 600-1506
A free food bank helps feed the low-income. Get stuff such as shelf stable foods, cereal, fresh eggs, bakery goods, beans frozen meat, and fresh fruit and vegetables as well as pet food.

Additional free food assistance in Frederick County

There are other programs, free food pantries that help people in crisis and other programs. Programs range from Kids Cafe to surplus government commodities, Western Branch of MD Food in Frederick, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and more. Call (410) 737-8282 for help near you.


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