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Food banks, soup kitchens and food pantries in Gaithersburg MD

Gaithersburg HELP, Inc
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Details: For over 40 years, Gaithersburg HELP has provided local families in need with basic needs assistance in a coordinated fashion. You may be eligible to receive a 3-5 day supply of food from our Food Pantry. Gaithersburg HELP provides food services to Gaithersburg area residents, by appointment-only. Clients generally can pick up food 12 times in a 12-month period with a flexible pickup schedule. We strive to provide nutritious meals and household supplies to our recipients. Here is a list of items that are typically included in a food package: Cereal, Canned or jar goods (beans, jelly, fruit, chicken, peanut butter, soup, spaghetti sauce, tuna, vegetables), Non-refrigerated juices (apple and other juices in plastic containers), Toilet paper, Bread, Eggs, Margarine/Butter, Cheese, Bar soap. Note: Dietary or special requests are honored when possible; clients with infants also receive rice cereal and baby food; clients residing in motels receive can openers and disposable utensils and plates, if needed.
St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church - St. Martin's Food Pantry and Lord's Table Soup Kitchen
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Details: The St. Martin's Food Pantry distributes non-perishable food items to needy families every Monday throughout the year. The Pantry's Monday food distribution starts with the giving out of numbers for places in line, beginning when the Pantry volunteers arrive about 5:45 am Monday morning. Distribution of food begins at 10:00 am and closes at 11:30 am. The Lord's Table serves hot nutritious meals daily Monday through Saturday, September to June at 3:30 pm in the Church Hall. Between 60 and 100+ hungry, homeless and needy people are fed each day.