Lumpkin County

If you are in need of emergency food assistance, contact one of our partner agencies in Lumpkin 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 Lydia Johnson at 770-534-4111 or via email.

Food Pantries

Community Helping Place Inc
1127 Georgia 52
Dahlonega, GA 30533
706-867-9621 x 309
Day / Time: Monday, Wednesday & Friday 10am – 1pm
Notes: 1st visit: photo ID, Lumpkin County Resident, Ongoing: photo ID, Lumpkin County Resident, 150 % of poverty guidelines.

Under the Bridge Ministries – Lumpkin Co.
523 Ben Higgins Road
Dahlonega, GA 30533
Day / Time: Second Saturday 10am – 1pm
Notes: Distributes 1x monthly, no referral needed, basic information needed.

Unseen Hands
4632 Auraria Road
Dawsonville, GA 30534
Day / Time: Third Saturday 9am – 12pm
Notes: USDA guidelines – name, address, income required

Other Lumpkin County Partner Agencies

The Waypoint Center – Dahlonega
A treatment center for men battling alcohol and drug abuse.

Lumpkin County Backpack Buddies
Provides backpacks to area schools for at risk children. School referral; must participate in the free or reduced lunch program

Donate Today

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.