Resources

Other Food Pantries and Feeding Programs in the Area

  1. Call 2-1-1 to receive directions to the nearest food pantry.
  2. Grace and Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
    8 N. Laurel (by Monroe Park)
    Meals are served Sundays after the 5pm service, Wednesdays at 6:30pm (specifically for VCU students), and Fridays between 1 and 2pm.
  3. Pine Street Baptist Church
    400 S. Pine Street (Oregon Hill)
    Food Pantry every Thursday from 10am-12pm.
  4. William Byrd Community House
    224 S. Cherry Street (Oregon Hill)
    Food Pantry Monday-Thursday from 9:30am-12pm and 1pm-3pm. Must bring photo ID and social security number. Can receive food once monthly.
  5. Salvation Army
    2 W. Grace Street
    Food pantry on Monday-Friday from 9am-4pm. Must bring ID. Can receive food once monthly.
  6. St. Pauls Episcopal Church
    815 E. Grace Street
    Thursdays from 11:45am-1:30pm, lunch served.
  7. Food Not Bombs
    Mornoe Park
    Sundays at 4pm.
  8. 2nd Baptist Church
    Corner of Idlewood and Allen Avenue
    Saturdays at 10:30am-12pm, meals served.
  9. Commonwealth Catholic Charities
    1512 Willow Lawn Drive
    7am-12pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Must have photo ID. Can receive food once monthly (up to 3 times/year)

Food Stamps

Do you qualify for Virginia Food Stamps?
"Virginia-SNAP-Food Stamps is a Virginia State initiated program whose primary goal is to enable low income families access to a balanced meal." We encourage students to click this link to see if they qualify. Please note that VCU is not affiliated with the SNAP program and we cannot guarantee that students will qualify.