Food

Arlington

Arlington Food Assistance Center
(703) 845-8486

Catholic Charities
131 South West Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
703-548-4227

Christ House Arlington Diocese Food Pantry
Our food pantry at Christ House is open for clients on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 1p.m. Additionally, we serve a warm meal for 50-65 guests each night of the year. Please arrive between 5 p.m. and 6 p.m.
131 S West St, Alexandria, VA 22314
http://www.ccda.net/programs_christhouse.php
(703) 549-8644

Ecumenical Community Helping Others (ECHO)
7205 Old Keene Mill Road
Springfield, VA 22150
703-569-7972

Emergency Food Assistance
Assists low income Arlington residents under the age of 60 who cannot meet their basic needs. A social worker reviews the clients situation with the client. Types of services provided include:

  • Assistance with financial difficulty in paying rent, utilities, obtaining food, medical care, prescription medication, dental needs, transportation, eyeglasses and clothing
  • Assistance with emotional and domestic issues
  • Assistance to individuals and families facing homelessness with finding shelter while working on securing permanent housing
  • Walk-in clients are accepted at Community Assistance Bureau
    2100 Washington Boulevard, 1st Floor
    Arlington, VA
    703-228-1350

Friends of Guest House Inc.
1 E Luray Ave
Alexandria VA, 22301
703-549-8072
Monday-Friday
8:00AM – 5:00PM

This program provides short term assistance and long term case management to women providing basic food and clothing.

Grace Episcopal Church
3601 Russell Road Alexandria, VA 22305
(703) 549-1980

Koinonia: A Community of Sharing- Mary’s Food Pantry
6037 Franconia Road Alexandria, VA 22310
http://www.koinoniacares.org/food-pantry.html
703-971-1991

United Community Ministries, Inc.
Provides emergency food, clothing, household items, financial assistance, employment assistance, dental referral, prescription assistance, and counseling to low-income persons in the Route 1 corridor. Provides outreach and special programs to neighborhoods Offers child care and a thrift shop
7511 Fordson Road
Alexandria, VA 22306
703-768-7106

Fairfax County

Cornerstones
Assistance Services and Pantry Program (ASAPP) Reston, VA
Food and Financial Assistance. Offers a wide array of services that both address immediate concerns such as food, rent, and utilities, and help clients plan for the future.
11484 Washington Plaza West, Suite 120
Reston, VA 20190
571-323-1400

Food for Others
Emergency Referral Program – Free emergency food is provided to individuals and families referred to Food for Others by social service providers – social workers, clergy, hospitals, and schools.
USDA TEFAP monthly program – The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) of the U.S. Department of Agriculture provides monthly food to those clients meeting income guidelines. If you are a Northern Virginia resident you may walk in and apply. Bring a photo ID and if it does not have your current address on it, please bring in a lease or a piece of mail addressed to you.
info@foodforothers.org
(703) 207-9173

Ecumenical Community Helping Others (ECHO)
ECHO distributes donated clothing, school supplies and household items.  We offer food and financial assistance in emergencies. Counselors provide emotional support and referrals for other services.  We oversee large holiday food basket and gift programs.
7205 Old Keene Mill Road
Springfield, VA 22150
703-569-7972

Lorton Community Action Center (LCAC)
9518 Richmond Hwy, Lorton, VA 22079
(703) 339-5161

Loudoun

LINK is an association of 13 churches in Sterling and Herndon which cooperate to help local individuals and families in need. LINK provides emergency food to Ashburn, Sterling and Herndon residents in crisis. The food is delivered. They also provide limited financial assistance through Loudoun Cares to Loudoun County residents.
703-437-1776

Loudoun Interfaith Relief
A non-profit food pantry, Loudoun Interfaith Relief, Inc. distributes emergency food supplies and promotes self-sufficiency to any resident living in Loudoun County, Virginia. Loudoun Interfaith Relief, Inc. also assists organizations and agencies in need of emergency food supplies.
Phone: 703-777-5911

Manassas