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Student and Family Resources

Food Pantries

Below are several options for food pantries in Clayton, Henry, and Fayette counties and the Atlanta area.   

Clayton County

Freedom Community Ministries
6928 Commercial DriveMorrow, GA 30260
678-827-5448

Pantry Days/Hours

  • Wed: 8:30pm – 9:15pm
  • Sat: 8am – 10am
  • Sun: 12:30p – 1:30pm

Requirements

  • State ID (not specifically GA), fill out paperwork

Hearts to Nourish Hope
640 Hwy. 138 SW
Riverdale, GA 30274
770-997-4511

Pantry Days/Hours

  • Tues, Wed, Fri: 11am – 1pm

Requirements

  • Photo ID

Ellenwood Oaks Community Church
1234 Panola Rd
Ellenwood, GA 30294
404-583-5883

Pantry Days/Hours

  • First and Third Sat: 10am – 2pm

Requirements

  • GA Resident; fill out paperwork

New Citadel of Hope Christian Church
1320 Rock Cut Rd.
Forest Park, GA 30297
404-361-0812

Pantry Days/Hours

  • Tues: 9:30am – 11:30am
  • Sat: 9:30am – 11:30am

Requirements:

  • First visit: State ID, proof of residence, Social Security card
  • Subsequent visits: ID only

Restoration and Deliverance COGIC
721 Morrow Rd, Ste. C
Forest Park, GA 30297
404-608-1990

Pantry Days/Hours

  • Tues: 5pm – 7pm

Requirements

  • none

God Life and Living HC of Jesus Christ
3837 Linecrest Rd
Ellenwood, GA 30294
404-849-1308

Pantry Days/Hours

  • Third Wednesday of month: 6pm

Requirements

  • Transportation, first come-first served
 

Henry County

Family Support Circle
109 South Lee Street
Stockbridge, GA 30281
770-378-4070

Pantry Days/Hours

  • Email sent out once a month when food is available. Bring own bags or boxes.

Requirements

  • None listed

Light of the World Christian Church
5885 Hwy. 155 North
Stockbridge, GA 30281
678-565-7001

Pantry Days/Hours

  • Wed/Fri: 10am – noon

Requirements

  • Name and home address

Bethel UC Food Co-op
245 Fairview Road
Stockbridge, GA 30281
770-474-2570

Pantry Days/Hours

  • Mon/Thurs: 9:30am – noon
  • Call for appointment prior to visit

Requirements

  • ID; will only provide up to three food opportunities twice a month

Helping in His Name Food Pantry
85 Bellamy Place, Ste A
Stockbridge, GA 30281
678-565-6135

Pantry Days/Hours

  • Mon-Fri: 8am – 4pm (call for appointment)

Requirements:

  • ID for proof of residency; documents for proof of income for each adult; school records accepted for children.
 

Fayette County

Pathway Home Foundation
101 Kenwood Rd. #50A
Fayetteville, GA 30214
678-907-0200

Pantry Days/Hours

  • Thurs: 3pm – 3:45pm

Requirements

  • Driver’s License, Proof of need (EBT card, Medicaid, WIC)

Atlanta Area

Food Pantry Search (searchable by city)

Atlanta Community Food Bank