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

Food Pantries

Buford Family SDA Church
4042 Friendship Road
Buford, GA 30518
Day/Time: Tuesdays 11:30 am – 4:00 pm
Notes: name, address, phone, income

Chestnut Mountain Baptist Church 
4903 Chestnut Mountain Circle
Flowery Branch, GA 30542
770-967-3197, ext. 224
Local Deliveries: Delivery Program 3rd Saturday 9-10am. Pantry Hours: Thursdays 10am-1pm
Notes: Deliveries Seniors and Shut-ins

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 30 days. (COVID-19  Food Distribution by appointment only M-F 12-5 pm. TEXT preferred or call 678-696-1235 to schedule an appointment. During COVID-19 a client may come more than 1x every 30 days)

Covenant Connections Church
5818 Atlanta Highway
Flowery Branch, GA 30542
Day / Time: 1st and 3rd Saturday 10am – 12pm
Notes: no restrictions

Family Promise Pantry
3606 McEver Rd.
Oakwood, GA 30566
770-535-0786 ext. 209
Day / Time: 2nd an 4th Tuesday  10a-12p
Notes: photo ID and proof of address

Good Samaritan Food Bank – Bilingual
1220 McEver Road Ext
Gainesville, GA 30504
Day / Time: Monday 5pm – 7pm
Wednesday & Friday 9am – 11am

Pozo de Esperanza – Bilingual Closed COVID 19
1261 Atlanta Hwy.
Gainesville, GA 30501

Hopewell Baptist Church 

5086 Poplar Spctionsrings Road

Gainesville, GA 30507
Day / Time: Wednesday 11:00 am-1:00 pm
Notes: Photo ID and SS#. Client can come every two weeks

Iglesia Nueva Vida – Bilingual
1745 Skelton Road
Gainesville, GA 30504
Day / Time: 2nd Saturday 10-2p

John Paul II Training Center – Bilingual
107 Stringer Ave.
Gainesville, GA 30501
Day / Time: Thursdays 9am – 11am
Notes: 1x per week. To qualify for additional GNAP foods, proof of children is needed.

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

Lula Church Inc. – Lula Connection 
6455 Main Street
Lula, GA 30554
Day / Time: Third Saturday 10:00 am -12:00 pm
Notes: Clients must be over 60 yrs. old 

Lula UMC – Shared Blessings
5915 Toombs Street
Lula, GA 30554
Day / Time: First Saturday 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Notes: 1x per month.

New Gainesville Seventh Day Adventist
1813 Floyd Road
Gainesville, GA 30507
Day / Time: 3rd Thursday 9am – 1pm food pantry
Notes: No restrictions.

North Central / There’s Hope for the Hungry
1230 Samples Industrial
Cumming, GA 30041
Day / Time: Monday – Thursday 10am – 1pm, by appointment
Notes: Client will be given the location and date of distribution nearest them.

  • New Bridge Baptist Church – 3120 Cleveland Highway, Gainesville, GA 30506 (706) 878-6189
    4th Wednesday of the month

Pentecostal Church Triumphants of Jesus – Bilingual
794 Jesse Jewel Parkway
Gainesville, GA 30501
Day / Time: 1st and 3rd Sat 11am – 1pm
Notes: ID, verification of address, no limit to number of times to access

Rescate 2000  – Bilingual
1709 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd
Gainesville, GA 30501
Day / Time: 2nd Saturday 10am – 1pm
Notes: Name, address, and phone number.

Riverbend Baptist Church – Hope House 
1715 Cleveland Hwy
Gainesville, GA 30501

Delivery Program: HOPE HOUSE food pantry will deliver food once a month to qualified families.  You can contact our office by calling our office at 678 510 3820 or by email at

Salvation Army – Pantry – Bilingual
681 Dorsey Street
Gainesville, GA 30503
Day / Time: Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 10:00 am -12:00 pm, 2:00 pm-4:00 pm, Tuesday and Thursday: 2:00-4:00 pm

South Hall Community Food Pantry
4211 Walnut Street
Oakwood, GA 30566
Day / Time: Monday 4pm – 6pm
Thursday & Saturday 10am – 12pm
Notes: Hall County Residents; first visit need to show photo ID and SS cards for household residents

Spirit of Joy Church
3622 Atlanta Hwy.
Flowery Branch, GA 30542
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: Weekly delivery of senior boxes on Wednesday; Emergency food boxes upon request Monday – Friday.
Notes: Senior Delivery Program Photo ID and current utility bill required. Will supply a family every 90 days a food box. Please call the church office for appointment. Pick up no later than 2:30.

Saint Paul United Methodist Church Closed COVID-19
705 Summit Street
Gainesville, GA 30501
Day / Time: 2nd and 4th Tues. 12-1:30 pm
Notes: No restrictions

St. Vincent de Paul – St. Michael’s – Bilingual
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.

St. Vincent de Paul – Prince of Peace
6439 Spout Spring Road
Flowery Branch, GA 30542
Day / Time: Wednesdays and Fridays 12-3pm

Sunshine Seniors
741 E. E. Butler Parkway
Gainesville, GA 30501
Day / Time: Tuesdays 2:00-3:30
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.

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