St. Martin’s Barn
14376 Benedictine Lane, Ridgely, MD
Provides clothing, emergency food, eviction prevention assistance and utility assistance to those in need. Please have the following for assistance: photo ID, social security numbers for everyone in the
household, proof of income, proof of address and your lease. Hours of operation are Tues./Thurs./Fri. from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and Wednesday’s from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. (for established customers only). The Thrift Shop is open from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. every 1st Saturday of the month. The Furniture Barn will re-open in the spring.
Denton Church of Free Seventh Day Adventist
401 Aldersgate Drive Denton, MD 21629
Hours open: This pantry is open Tuesday & Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
12 N. 5th Street, Denton, MD (410) 479-1251
They operate a thrift shop and food pantry. Therefore, if you are in need of food or clothing, please contact the Samaritan House directly and have the following information available: photo ID, social security cards for everyone in the household, proof of income (tax return or pay stubs) and proof of Caroline County residency (utility bill or bank statement). Their hours of operation are Wed./Thurs./Fri.from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Laurel Grove Acres
3460 Laurel Grove Rd Federalsburg, MD 21632
Hours open: This pantry is open by appointment only.
Crisis Care Ministries
Bethlehem Wesleyan Church
5330 Bethlehem Road, Preston, MD 21655
If you or a loved one are in need of assistance with food or clothing and live in the 21655 zip code Crisis Care Ministries can help. Additionally, they can assist with your housing search and act as a liaison between you and the landlord. They work with local, state and federal agencies to provide support. Those in need are required to show proof of residence (utility bill, lease or ID) and should contact either Charles or Melissa Busch at any time.
Ross Chapel A.M.E.
6830 Statum Rd Preston, MD 21655
Must be a Maryland resident.
Fish Locker Food Pantry
201 Sunset Blvd. Ridgely, MD 21660
410-490- 0488 (Sandy)
Hours open: This pantry is open on the third Friday of the month from 12 to 2 p.m.
Denton Christian Church
8680 Mitchell Road, Denton, MD (410) 479-9519
Provides food to those in need through their food pantry and Food Distribution Day. Food Distribution Days take place on a bi-monthly basis on the 3rd Thursday of the month from 3:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. Should food be needed prior to the next Food Distribution Day feel free to contact the church and if food is available through their in house food pantry they are more than happy to help. Please bring your own grocery bags and/or reusable bags. The Food Distribution Days are affiliated with the Maryland Food bank so the only criteria to receive assistance is that you are a Maryland resident.
Word of Life
4471 Harmony Rd Preston, MD 21655
Hours open: This pantry is open the third Wednesday of the month from 5 to 7 p.m. or call for emergency
Call Us: +1.4107142001
New Zion United Methodist Church
12946 Newtown Village Road,Cordova, MD (410) 822-5259
They provide a food mobile distribution to those in need on the first Friday of every third month from 3:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. They partner with the Maryland Food Bank.
Thinking of You Pantry
Living Water Assembly (443) 243-5906
9058 Double Hills Road, Denton, MD
Provides food to those in need through their food pantry and Mega Food Giveaways. Mega Food Giveaways take place on a bi-monthly basis on the 3rd Thursday of the month. The next scheduled Mega Food Giveaway is July 21, 2016 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. To register for alerts about future distribution dates you can text (in all capital letters) “THINKINGOFYOU” to 84483. Should food be needed prior to the next Mega Food distribution date call and leave a message with your name and telephone number on the voicemail and your call will be returned for a box of food which can be picked up on a Wednesday evening or Sunday after service. They are affiliated with the Maryland Food bank so the only criteria to receive assistance is that you are a Maryland resident.
Abrams Memorial Church
300 N. 4th Street Denton, MD 21629
Hours open: This pantry is open on the first Saturday of the month from 9 to 11 a.m.
Wheatley Hall (410) 482-8170
St. Paul’s United Methodist Church
300 West Sunset Avenue, Greensboro, MD
A monthly ministry that provides a meal to the community. The meal is provided by their soup kitchen held on the first Wednesday of every month from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. You can eat in or take your meal with you.
Trinity AME Church
12100 School St. Ridgely, MD 21660
Hours open: This pantry is open by appointment only. Next
Giving Grace Food Pantry
Trinity United Methodist Church
Church Street Goldsboro, MD
2nd Saturday of each month
8:30am - 10:30am
For more information contact:
Church Office - 410-443-8211
Tammy Lofland - 410-924-6273
Bountiful Harvest Food Center and Clothing Center
First Church of God (410) 754-9333
101 Bloomingdale Avenue, Federalsburg, MD
Discounted food items are available for Southern Caroline County (Federalsburg, Preston and Harmony) residents in need of discounted groceries. Families can shop one time per month. A $15 minimum
purchase is required for each visit and proof of residency is required upon your first visit only. The FoodCenter is open Thursdays from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and the Clothing Center is open the first 4 Thursdays of
each month from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. All gently worn clothing items are 50 cents each and all new items are $1 with no minimum purchase or income guidelines required. Visit www.firstchurchofgod.me for more