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 Lydia Johnson at 770-534-4111 or via email.

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
(706) 265-1045
Day / Time: M, W & F 12pm-3pm
Notes: Client can come 1x per month; proof of Dawson County residency and income 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.


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.