United Community Food Pantry (formerly United Community Ministries) - Alexandria, VA - Food Assistance

Contact information

7511 Fordson Rd
Alexandria, VA 22306
: (703) 768-7106
: http://www.ucmagency.org
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Description:

Our pantry is a client-choice model, where volunteers assist client families to select groceries, defined as supplemental groceries (approximately a 3-day supply). Emergency food for persons who are experiencing homelessness is also available.

Food distribution hours, effective March 2018: Mon. 9 am - 12 noon. Tues. 3 pm - 7.30 pm. Wed. 7 am - 12 noon. Thurs. 3 pm - 7.30 pm. Fri. 9 am - 12 noon.

Food donations are accepted during office hours, weekdays 9am - 5pm; call 703.768.7016 and ask for Food Pantry Manager if you have a large donation and need to arrange for a special time to bring your delivery.


Volunteers Requests by United Community Food Pantry (formerly United Community Ministries): Yes, volunteers to help serve clients and to organize the food pantry are expecially needed on weekdays. Please visit our website and click on "Volunteers." Or send an email to volunteer@ucmagency.org.


Donation Requests by United Community Food Pantry (formerly United Community Ministries): We appreciate heart-healthy food donations, especially canned tuna and other meats; low-sugar breakfast cereals; low-sodium canned goods, especially vegetables (corn) and fruit. We do have freezers and cold storage, and do accept donations of eggs and other dairy, fresh produce, etc.



Important:
If you are looking to volunteer for Thanksgiving or any other time, please contact United Community Food Pantry (formerly United Community Ministries) at the phone number provided above.

If you have pictures of the food pantry/food bank/soup kitchen, I will upload them on this page. Please email me with the name of your shelter and the pictures to: HomelessSupport@gmail.com

Do you have items to donate? Contact United Community Food Pantry (formerly United Community Ministries) at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.

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