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Hall County

If you are in need of emergency food assistance, contact one of our partner agencies in Hall 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

Community Food Pantry
615 Oak Street Suite E
Gainesville, GA 30501
Day / Time: Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 12pm - 1:30pm
Notes: Client can come 1x every 60 days

Good Samaritan Food Bank

1220 McEver Road Ext
Gainesville, GA 30504
Day / Time: Monday 5pm - 7pm; Wednesday & Friday 9am - 11am
Notes: USDA guidelines - name, address, income required, Client can come every 45 days

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church

600 South Enota Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501
Day / Time: Monday and Tuesday- 1:30 pm-3:00 pm.  Thursday 10:00 am-11:30 am Closed Wednesday and Friday.  Must call for an appointment the day of the visit. 
Call during office hours 9:00 am-3:00 pm@770-532-2428. 
Notes: No restrictions.

Joe's Place - Riverbend Baptist Church

1715 Cleveland Hwy
Gainesville, GA 30501
Day / Time: Tuesday 9am - 12pm
Notes: May receive food 4x each Quarter (Jan-Mar, Apr-June, July-Sept, Oct-Dec); breads and produce offered if 4-visit-per-year quota met.

John Paul II Training Center

107 Stringer Ave.
Gainesville, GA 30501
Day / Time: 2nd and 4th Thursday 10am - 12pm
Notes: 1x per week. To qualify for additional GNAP foods, proof of children is needed.

Junior League of Hall County

1547 Riverside Dr.
Gainesville, GA 30501
Day / Time: Third Saturday 11am - 12pm  
Notes: Serves families of Gainesville City and Hall County schools.

Liberty Baptist Church - Loaves and Fishes

7439 W. County Line Road
Lula, GA 30554
Day / Time: Fourth Saturday 8:30am
Notes: USDA guidelines - name, address, income required

Living Waters Outreach Inc. - Manna Life

5833 Bark Camp Road
Murrayville, GA 30564
Day / Time: First Saturday 10:15am - 12:15pm
Notes: No restrictions.

Lula Church Inc. - Lula Connection

6455 Main Street
Lula, GA 30554
Day / Time: Third Saturday 9am - 11am
Notes: Clients must be over 60 yrs. old and meet income requirements.

Lula UMC - Shared Blessings

5915 Toombs Street
Lula, GA 30554
Day / Time: First Saturday 8am - 10am
Notes: 1x per month.

New Gainesville Seventh Day Adventist

1813 Floyd Road
Gainesville, GA 30507
Day / Time: First Tuesday meals to homeless
Third Thursday 8am - 1pm food pantry
Notes: No restrictions.

Pentecostal Church Triumphants of Jesus

794 Jesse Jewel Parkway
Gainesville, GA 30501
Day / Time: First & Third Saturday 11am - 1pm
Notes: ID, verification of address, no limit to number of times to access

Rejoice Worship Center

5015 Cash Road
Flowery Branch, GA 30542
Day / Time: Saturdays 9am-11am
Notes: No restrictions.

Rescate 2000

2920 Florence Drive
Gainesville, GA 30504
Day / Time: 1st Saturday 10am - 1pm
Notes: Name, address, and phone number

South Hall Community Food Pantry

4211 Walnut Street
Oakwood, GA 30566
Day / Time: Monday 3pm - 5pm
Thursday & Saturday 10am - 12pm
Notes: Hall County Residents; first visit need to show photo ID and SS cards for household residents; subsequent visits need food referral from churches, employers, or social service agencies.

Spirit of Joy Church

5004 McEver Rd
Oakwood, GA 30566
Day / Time: 2nd Saturday 9am - 12pm
Notes: Client can come 3x in a 6 month period; picture ID and proof of residency required.

St. John Baptist Church
741 E. E. Butler Parkway
Gainesville, GA 30501
Day / Time: Wednesday 3pm-5pm
Notes: Meal Serve and Senior Delivery Program - Photo ID and current utility bill required. And will supply a family every 90 days a food box. Please call the church office.

St. Vincent de Paul - St. Michael's
1440 Pearce Circle NE
Gainesville, GA 30501
Day / Time: By appointment only; please call and leave a message.
Notes: 1x per year; assistance with food, rent, medical, funeral.

Sunshine Seniors
741 E. E. Butler Parkway
Gainesville, GA 30501
Day / Time: Tuesdays 2:30
Notes: Focuses on Seniors Citizens and Children

The River Community Assembly of God

5043 Thompson Bridge Rd.
Murrayville, GA 30564
Day / Time: 2nd and 4th Thursday from 5pm-7pm
Notes: 2x per month; Name and mailing address required.

The Way
(Held at The Refuge)
5434 Marlow Rd.
Murrayville, GA 30564
Day / Time: 1st Saturday 12pm-3pm

Mobile Food Pantry

The Montgomery Memorial Baptist Church Mobile Food Pantry
210 West Ridge Road
Gainesville, GA 30501
Day / Time: 2nd Saturday from 9am - 10am
Notes: Name and contact information required.

Other Hall County Partner Agencies

Angel House
A rehabilitation program that helps women who are stuggling with addiction.

Blackshear Place - Back Pack Love

Provides backpacks to area schools for at risk children.

Boys and Girls Club


Cabin in the Woods
A residential facility for individuals with developmental disabilities

First Presbyterian Church
Prepares and serves meals at Good News at Noon weekly

GA Calls
A transitional program for those that are incacrerated, on parole or on probation.
1705 Enterprise Drive, Buford

Gainesville First United Methodist Church
Prepares and serves meals at Good News at Noon weekly

Gateway House

A women's domestic violence center

Grace Episcopal Church
Prepares and serves meals at Good News at Noon weekly

Northside Church - Back Pack Love
Provides backpacks to area schools for at risk children.

Our Neighbor
A residential facility for individuals with physical and developmental disabilities

Straight Street Revolution- Back Pack Love
Provides backpacks to area schools for at risk children.

Salvation Army
An Emergency Shelter
681 Dorsey Street, Gainesville

The Way
A day program for the homeless that provides breakfast and lunch
857 South Bradford St., Gainesville

Three Dimensional Life
Long term recovery program for males 14-20 years old who struggle with destructive behaviors