Free Meal

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Food pantry is open on the first Saturday of the month from 9-11am.

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24 hour Food Pantry Boxes. You may take what you need or donate non-perishable food or household items at any time.

St. Luke's UMC: Fifth and Franklin Street, Denton, in the alley behind the church
Episcopal Church: Gay Street, Denton
New Life Wesleyan Church: 13699 Greensboro Road, Greensboro
Trinity UMC: 302 Church Street, Goldboro
Bethesda UMC: 155 Main Street, Preston
Park Lane Church of God: 209 Park Lane, Federalsburg

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The Food Center is open every second and third Thursday from 5pm - 6:30pm which is a discounted shopping program for south Caroline residents (Preston, Harmony, and Federalsburg). All items reduced in price for sales to shoppers. Minimum purchase is $15 per family.

The Clothing Center is open every Thursday from 3 - 6pm. All gently worn clothing items (some are $1 per item) with no minimum purchase or income guidelines required. We accept cash, EBT/SNAP cards, debit and credit cards for payment.

Peter Smith, Pastor
First Church of God
101 Bloomingdale Avenue
Federalsburg, MD 21632
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St. Paul's United Methodist Church provides a meal to the community. The meal is provided by their soup kitchen and held on the first Wednesday of every month from 5:00pm - 7:00pm. You can eat in or take your meal with you. All are welcome!

Another location for Breaking Bread -
St. Luke's UMC
100 South 5th Avenue
Denton, MD 21629
A meal is served the 3rd Saturday of each month (September - June) from 11:15am - 12:30pm in the church hall. Take outs are available.

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Food pantry is open Wednesday night at 7pm, Sunday mornings 9:45am-12:30pm, and Sunday evenings at 7pm. For emergencies call 410-924-6404. Food is available anytime the church is open.

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Christian Shelter is a temporary, emergency shelter providing safe housing and meals and for men, women and children who are homeless.

334 Barclay Street
Salisbury, MD 21801
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If you or someone you know are in need of assistance with food or clothing and live in the 21655 zip code, Crisis Care Ministries can help. We can also assist with your housing search and act as a liaison between you and the landlord. We 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.

5330 Bethlehem Road
Preston, MD 21655
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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 3-4pm. Should food be needed prior to the next distribution day, please feel free to contact the church and if food is available through their in-house pantry, they are more than happy to help. Please bring your own grocery bags 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.

8680 Mitchell Road
Denton, MD 21629
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The Center provide a pleasant environment where older adults can socialize and participate in group activities, including recreation; education; physical fitness; arts and crafts; holiday events, outings, fun and games. Lunch is available daily for a small donation. Denton Senior Center has computers with Internet access and offers Senior specific legal advice thru monthly appointments with Mid Shore Pro Bono. MAP/SHIP/SMP provides information and assistance about Medicare and Medicare Savings programs, Social Security, Housing and Utility assistance information, Senior Care, In Home Care and much more. Please call for more information.

Jennifer Neal-Acree, Senior Center Manager
403 South Seventh Street
Denton, MD 21629
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A faith network of ministries, churches, and pastors in South Caroline county. Sponsors the Bountiful Harvest Center (Food Pantry & Clothing) each Thursday, 5-7 PM housed at the First Church of God in Federalsburg. Offers special events including Community Thanksgiving Celebration, Lenten Luncheons, Good Friday Cross Walk, Easter Sunrise Celebration and The Nigh Before National Day of Prayer. Several members are Character Counts coaches at Elementary, Middle and High Schools. Promotes "The Gathering" (a free meal event) at the VFW of Federalsburg on the 2nd Wednesday of every month. Association meets August - May on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays at 8 am, location varies. For a list of churches in the Federalsburg and outlaying area, contact Ray Parsons, Executive Secretary.

Ray Parsons, Executive Secretary
P.O. Box 235
Federalsburg, MD 21632