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
678-765-7750
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
Day/Time:  Pantry Pick Up: 1st and 3rd Tuesdays 6-8pm. 2nd & 4th Thursdays 10am – 1pm
Local Deliveries once a month for Shut-ins, Disabled, No Vehicle
Notes: Only 2 Pantry Pick Ups per month. Emergency food upon referral

Community Food Pantry  
615 Oak Street Suite E
Gainesville, GA 30501
678-450-0077
Day / Time: Tuesday & Thursday  12pm – 1:30pm
Notes: Client can come 1x every 30 days. 

Covenant Connections Church
5818 Atlanta Highway
Flowery Branch, GA 30542
770-965-6055
Day / Time: 1st and 3rd Saturday 10am – 12pm
Notes: no restrictions

Family Promise Family Food Market
3606 McEver Road
Oakwood, GA 30566
770-535-0786
Day / Time: 2nd and 4th Tuesday 10am – 12pm
Notes: Photo ID not required but helpful

Good Samaritan Food Bank – Bilingual
1220 McEver Road Ext
Gainesville, GA 30504
770-532-3371
Day / Time: Monday 5pm – 7pm
Wednesday & Friday 9am – 11am

Pozo de Enssperanza – Bilingual

1261 Atlanta Hwy.
Gainesville, GA 30501

Hopewell Baptist Church 
5086 Poplar Springs Road
Gainesville, GA 30507
770-287-3311
Day / Time: Wednesday 11:00 am-1:00 pm
Notes: Photo ID and SS#. Client can come every two weeks

John Paul II Training Center – Bilingual
107 Stringer Ave.
Gainesville, GA 30501
770-539-3361
Day / Time: Thursdays 8am – 10am
Notes: 1x per week. To qualify for additional GNAP foods, proof of children is needed.

Landmark Family Life Center
622 Shallowford Road
Gainesville, GA 30504
678-780-5750
Day / Time: Saturdays 10:30am – 4pm, Sundays 11am – 3pm

Liberty Baptist Church – Loaves and Fishes
7439 W. County Line Road
Lula, GA 30554
770-287-4244
Day / Time: Fourth Saturday 8:30am
Notes: USDA guidelines – name, address, income required

Lula Church Inc. – Lula Connection 
6455 Main Street
Lula, GA 30554
678-649-8267
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 8am – 10am
Notes: 1x per month.

New Gainesville Seventh Day Adventist
1813 Floyd Road
Gainesville, GA 30507
770-531-0060
Day / Time: 2nd Friday 9am – 1pm food pantry
Notes: No restrictions.

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.

  • 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
770-503-0374
Day / Time: Every other Saturday 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
404-438-1373
Day / Time: 2nd Saturday 10am – 1pm
Notes: Name, address, and phone number.

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
678-362-7328
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
770-532-0511
Day / Time: Meal provided on the 3rd Wednesday 3pm-5pm; Weekly delivery of senior boxes on Wednesday; Emergency food boxes upon request Monday – Friday.
Notes: Meal Serve and 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.

St. Vincent de Paul – St. Michael’s – Bilingual
1440 Pearce Circle NE
Gainesville, GA 30501
770-534-0234
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
678-960-0048
Day / Time: Wednesdays and Fridays 12-3pm

Sunshine Seniors
741 E. E. Butler Parkway
Gainesville, GA 30501
770-654-9922
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
706-344-8020
Day / Time: 2nd and 4th Thursday from 5pm-7pm
Notes: 2x per month; Name and mailing address required.

Other Hall County Partner Agencies

The Chicopee Baptist Church Mobile Food Pantry
13 First Street
Gainesville, GA 30504
Day / Time: 1st Wednesday from 4pm – 5pm
Notes: Name and contact information required.

The Montgomery Memorial Baptist Church Mobile Food Pantry
1210 West Ridge Road
Gainesville, GA 30501
770-534-3469
Day / Time: 2nd Saturday from 9am – 10am
Notes: Name and contact information required.

Angel House
A rehabilitation program that helps women who are struggling with addiction.
770-572-7945

Christ Place – Backpack Love
Provides backpacks to area schools for at risk children.
770-534-7058

Corinth Baptist Church – Backpack Love
Provides backpacks to area schools for at risk children. Contact school counselor.

Family Promise – Little Steps Community Daycare – Bilingual
Prepares and serves meals for the daycare program

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

Gainesville Senior Life Center 
Provides supplemental food to the aging in need of assistance.  Must be an active member of the Gainesville Senior Life Center.

Gateway House
A women’s domestic violence center. 770-539-9080

Good News at Noon
Provides lunch and dinner to the community daily.  Men’s Shelter provides transitional housing. (770) 503-1366.

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

Junior League of Hall County
770-535-1951
Notes: Serves families of Gainesville City and Hall County schools through school pantries

  • Chicopee Woods Elementary School
  • Enota Multiple Intelligence Academy
  • Gainesville High School

Northside Church – Backpack Love
Provides backpacks to area schools for at risk children. Contact school counselor.

Straight Street Revolution – Backpack Love
Provides backpacks to area schools for at risk children. 678-989-0255

Straight Street Revolution – Beautiful Feet
Supports victims of sexual exploitation.

UNG Food Pantry
Campus based pantry for student body and university campus staff. 678-717-3577

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