Food Assistance

Agency name with * indicates services offered in Spanish

Food Assistance

Alliance of AIDS Service- Carolina
1637 Old Louisburg Rd., Raleigh NC 27604

Phone: (919) 834-2437

Monday: 3:00pm-7:00pm
Tuesday: 12:30pm-4:00pm
Wednesday: 12:30pm-4:00pm

Clothing Closet. Food pantry for individuals with HIV. Use rear entrance.


Bethlehem Temple
600 N. Roxboro Road

Phone: (919) 683-1291

Friday: 10:00am-12:00pm

Food Pantry. Everyone is welcomed.

214 Broadway Street Durham, NC 27701

Phone: (919) 864-2204

Call one day ahead to make appointment.

Emergency food assistance. Photo ID needed.

Calvary Baptist Church
1204 Lynn Road

Phone: (919) 596-2592

Fax: (919) 286-4001

3rd Thursday night of each month

6:30pm- Need to call after 9:30am Thurs. to get on list; (Don’t leave voice mail and we only take first 15 persons)

Calvary United Church of Christ
1715 Athens Ave

Phone: (919) 596-4998

Tuesday and Thursday

Must call to make appointment. Food pantry.

Catholic Charities*
902 Broad Street Durham, NC 27705

Phone: (919) 286-1964

Wednesday: 9:00am-10:30am

Food Pantry

Christian Assembly Emergency Food Pantry
5516 N. Roxboro Rd

Phone: (919) 471-0220

2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month: 4:00pm-6:00 p.m

Requires ID; Limit 1 visit every 3 months.

Durham County Social Services
300 North Duke Street Durham, NC 27701

Phone: (919) 560-8364

Monday – Friday: 7:30am – 6:00pm (stop taking applications at 5:30)

For employment, families and children receiving Medicaid. Food stamps, WIC, and emergency support for families and children receiving Medicaid.

Durham County Social Services*
211 East Main Street Durham, NC 27701 Phone:
English: (919) 560-8637
Spanish: (919) 560-8000

Monday – Friday: 7:30am – 6:00pm

For adults and disabled persons receiving Medicaid). Food stamps, WIC, and emergency support for adults and disabled persons receiving medicaid.

Durham First Assembly of God
1034 Hamlin Road

Phone: (919) 471-1370

Leave message by 4pm Sun on church voicemail.

Durham Rescue Mission
1201 E. Main Street

Phone: (919) 688-9641

Monday-Friday: 8:00am-4:00pm

Single females with children and NO INCOME; a letter or referral with agency’s letterhead to verify number, names and ages of children; must have recently applied for food stamps but not yet received stamps or not eligible.

DSS Adult Services (Without Children)
220 E. Main Street

Phone: (919) 560-8600

Monday-Friday: 8:15am-1:00pm

Must call for appointment. Food assistance.

DSS Immediate Service (With Children)
300 N. Duke Street

Phone: (919) 560-8301

Monday-Friday: 8:15am-5:15pm

Must call for appointment. Food assistance.

Fisher Memorial United Holy Church
420 E. Piedmont Ave

Phone: (919) 682-7416

Wednesday: 12:00pm

First 70 clients. Food pantry.

Five Oaks Seventh Day Adventist
4124 Farrington Road

Phone: (919) 489-7777

Must call first

Food pantry

Food and Nutrition Services
300 N. Duke Street

Phone: (919) 560-5761

Food Stamps.

Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist
2104 S. Alston Ave

Phone: (919) 596-4440

Monday-Wednesday: 9:45am-11:45am

Food pantry

Meals on Wheels
406 Rigsbee Ave Suite 101

Phone: (919) 667-9424

Monday-Friday: 10:45am-12:30pm

Food delivery for senior citizens and individuals with disabilities.

Nehemiah Christian Center
514 N. Mangum Street

Phone: (919) 688-4203

Tuesday: 11:45am-1:30pm

Soup Kitchen (Lunch only) 1 bag of food to go.

Rise and Shine
4625 Denfield Street

Phone: (919) 471-9766

Friday: 11:00am-1:00pm

Food pantry. Priority to zip codes 27704 and 27712.

Russell Moore Christian Methodist Episcopal Church
703 S. Alston Ave

Phone: (919) 682-2523

Sunday: 7:00-7:50am

Hot breakfast

Second Mile Ministries (Located in Greystone Baptist Church)
2601 Hillsborough Road

Phone: (919) 286-2281

Wednesday: 9:00am-12:00pm

Food pantry. Persons are eligible for every 60 days from date of their last visit.

Seedtime and Harvest
804 Berwyn Ave

Phone: (919) 220-2896

Thursday: 11:00am-3:00pm

Lunch and arts and crafts for Senior citizens.

United Pentecostal
2008 W. Carver Street

Phone: (919) 477-6555

Tuesday: Must call ahead

Food pantry.

Urban Ministries Community Café*
412 North Queen Street Durham, NC 27701

Phone: (919) 682-0538

Mon-Fri 8:00-9:00am
Sat-Sun 9:30-10:15 am Bagged lunch distribution:
Mon-Fri 8:00-9:00am Lunch:
Sat-Sun 12:30-1:30pm Sun-Sat 9:00-10:00am Dinner:
6:45-7:45 pm daily

People with any type of ID (or birth certificate if they are over 62 years old, have a disability or young children). Prepared food.

Urban Ministries Durham Food Pantry
410 Liberty Street Durham, NC 27701

Phone: (919) 682-0538

Monday-Thursday: 9:00am-11:00am

Guests may receive groceries and clothing once in a 30-day period. Documentation required; Must be older than 62 (or) member of a household with one or more children (or) on disability.

Food Bank of Central & Eastern NC
2700 Angier Avenue, Suite A, Durham, NC 27703

Phone: (919) 956-2513

Monday-Friday: 8:30am-5pm

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