Dawson County

If you are in need of emergency food assistance, contact one of our partner agencies in Dawson County. Each agency has different hours of operation and requirements. Therefore, we suggest that you call the agency for specific information. If you are unable to find help near you, please contact us.

Food Pantries

Christ Fellowship Church – Food Center
139 Hightower Parkway #100
Dawsonville, GA 30534
Day / Time: Thursdays 4pm – 6:30pm


Ric-Rack Food Pantry
829 Hwy 9 N.
Dawsonville, GA 30534
Day / Time: M, W & F 12pm-3pm
Notes: Client can come 1x per month; proof of Dawson County residency, valid photo ID, verification of children enrolled in Dawson Co. school, list of the names, ages, and relationship to the applicant of each individual living at the same residence are all required.


Jesus Name Apostolic Church
77 Hugh Stowers Road
Dawsonville, GA 30534
Day / Time: Saturday 9am-3pm; also provides emergency boxes
Notes: Clients can receive food boxes 1x month per family. Clients can come every Saturday for fresh vegetables, bread and any surplus items.


War Hill Christian Fellowship
8847 Hwy 53 E
Dawsonville, GA 30534
Day / Time: 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month 11am -1pm
Notes: no restrictions

Other Dawson County Partner Agencies

New Life Church of God – Backpack Buddies
Provides backpacks to area schools for at risk children.
Referrals are made by schools 706-265-3811.

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At Georgia Mountain Food Bank every dollar makes a difference. In fact, for every dollar donated we can provide five meals to those in need. Extend your impact by partnering with us.