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Food banks, soup kitchens and food pantries in Lexington Park MD

Church of the Ascension Food Pantry
Lexington Park, MD 20653
Details: The Church of the Ascension food pantry is a collection of staples distributed to people with emergency food needs in the Lexington Park area. The pantry is located in the Church undercroft and is staffed by volunteers from H.O.P.E. and parishioners of the church. Their responsibility is to fill out the necessary paperwork for their files as well as for government food distribution. The Church of the Ascension is the host for special food drives at Easter and Thanksgiving and asks for volunteers to help collate and deliver the food during these drives. Donations of food for the food pantry can be left in the Narthex as you enter the church on Sunday. Monetary donations to the food pantry are gratefully accepted and can be put in the offering plate on Sunday mornings. The Social Outreach Chairperson uses the money to purchase food for the food pantry.
Good Samaritan - Our Daily Bread Food Pantry
Lexington Park, MD 20653
Details: Our Daily Bread food pantry is an important way for us to be Good Samaritans in our neighborhood. The food pantry provides non perishable food along with a frozen meat product twice weekly to local neighbors who are in need of food assistance. At times we have some fresh produce and bread products to offer as well. It is staffed by 3 or 4 volunteers each Wednesday and Friday to help in the food distribution and administrative work. On Mondays, a trip is required to go to the Southern Maryland Food Bank in Waldorf to pick up food/meat supplies for the week’s distribution.
St. Mary’s Caring Soup Kitchen
Lexington Park, MD 20653
Details: St. Mary’s Caring soup kitchen provides breakfast and lunch, Monday through Saturday, free of charge to those in need. Hours of Operation: Breakfast is served from 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM. Lunch is served from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Trinity Lutheran Church Food Pantry
Lexington Park, MD 20653
Details: Open every Wednesday 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., and provides food for members in the community in need.