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.
Christ Fellowship Church – Food Center 139 Hightower Parkway #100 Dawsonville, GA 30534 706-216-3248 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 678-410-4455 Day / Time: Tuesday and Thursday 4pm-6pm, 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.
North Central / There’s Hope for the Hungry 1230 Samples Industrial Cumming, GA 30041 770-310-6671 Day / Time: Monday – Thursday 10am – 1pm, by appointment Notes: Client will be given the location and date of distribution nearest them.
Cross Bridge Community Church – 751 Highway 53 E, Dawsonville, GA 30534 (706) 216-3138 1st Wednesday of the month 10am – 1pm
Holy Ground Christian Family Center – 406 Heath Road, Dawsonsville, GA 30534 3rd Monday of the month 10am – 1pm
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.