Due to restroom ren­o­va­tions, the Redan-Trot­ti Library will be closed Sat­ur­day, April 13.

Food Pantry

Atlanta Com­mu­ni­ty Food Bank

Phone #: (678) 5535917

Phone # (Text): (888) 9762232 (Text Find Food,” or Comi­da” for Span­ish services)

Notes: Atlanta Com­mu­ni­ty Food Bank will assist in find­ing food based on res­i­den­t’s cur­rent loca­tion. ACFB pro­vides appli­ca­tion assis­tance for Sup­ple­men­tal Nutri­tion Assis­tance Pro­gram (SNAP or Food Stamps) and Medicaid.

St. Vin­cent de Paul Soci­ety

Loca­tion: 4871 Memo­r­i­al Dr, Stone Moun­tain, GA 30083

Phone #: (404) 2924102

Notes: No ID require­ments, but let­ter of refer­ral required for emer­gency food; food pantry open once per month; Clark­ston and Stone Moun­tain res­i­dents only 

Near­est Branch: Stone Moun­tain, Hair­ston Crossing


HOPE Atlanta

Loca­tion: 458 Ponce de Leon Ave., Atlanta, GA, 30308

Phone #: (404) 8177070

Notes: Pro­vides a com­mu­ni­ty kitchen for women and children.

Near­est Branch: Decatur


Colum­bia Dri­ve Unit­ed Methodist Church

Loca­tion: 2067 Colum­bia Dri­ve, Decatur, GA, 30032

Phone #: (404) 2844151

Near­est Branch: Scott Can­dler


Cords of Life

Loca­tion: 2724 Wes­ley Chapel Rd., Decatur, GA 30036

Phone #: (404) 4910962

Notes: By appoint­ment only. Mon­day 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.; Wednes­day 3:00 p.m. — 7:00 p.m.; and Fri­day 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 a.m. In order to be served, you must be a Dekalb Coun­ty res­i­dent, have a valid Geor­gia ID or driver’s license and must pro­vide a util­i­ty bill with your name on it.

Near­est Branch: Wes­ley Chapel

Decatur Area Emer­gency Assis­tance Min­istry

Loca­tion: 515 East Ponce de Leon Ave. Decatur, GA, 30030

Phone #: (404) 3732300

Notes: Pro­vides month­ly gro­ceries; Open Mon, Tues, Thurs, and Fri (closed Wed), 9:00 — 11:00 a.m. All assis­tance is han­dled by appoint­ment only.

Near­est Branch: Decatur


Decatur Coop­er­a­tive Min­istry

Loca­tion: Decatur, GA 30031

Phone #: (404) 2844411

Notes: Pro­vides tem­po­rary food assis­tance for DeKalb res­i­dents with doc­u­men­ta­tion for any fam­i­ly members

Near­est Branch: Decatur


DeKalb Coun­ty Ser­vice Unit — Sal­va­tion Army

Loca­tion: 3500 Sher­ry­dale Lane, Decatur, GA, 30032

Phone #: (404) 4862714

Notes: Food bank

Near­est Branch: Scott Can­dler, Cov­ing­ton


Epis­co­pal Church of the Holy Cross

Loca­tion: 2005 S. Colum­bia Pl., Decatur, GA

Phone #: (404) 2841211

Near­est Branch: Scott Can­dler

First Bap­tist Church-Litho­nia

Loca­tion: 6616 Hil­lan­dale Dri­ve, Litho­nia, GA, 30058

Phone #: (770) 4828703

Notes: For res­i­dents of 30038 and 30058 on Wednes­days; Emer­gen­cies only. Call for appointment 

Near­est Branch: Redan-Trot­ti, Stonecrest, Litho­nia-David­son, Salem-Panola


Friends of St. Mar­tin de Por­res Food Pantry 

Loca­tion: 3773 Cham­blee-Tuck­er Road, Atlanta, GA, 30341

Phone #: (770) 9393501 ext. 231

Notes: Tues-Fri 9:00am-11:30am; bring pho­to ID

Near­est Branch: Cham­blee


Green­for­est Com­mu­ni­ty Bap­tist Church Social Min­istry Department

Loca­tion: 3250 Rain­bow Dr, Decatur, GA 30034

Phone #: (404) 4861120

Near­est Branch: Flat Shoals

Hill­side Pres­by­ter­ian Church 

Loca­tion: 1879 Colum­bia Dri­ve, Decatur, GA, 30032

Phone #: (404) 2893092

Near­est Branch: Scott Can­dler


Intown Cares

Loca­tion: 1026 Ponce de Leon Ave NE Atlanta, GA 30306

Phone #: (404) 5906956

Notes: Helps indi­vid­u­als in areas cov­er­ing 30306 and 30307 zip codes with food pantries, rent assis­tance, and part­ner­ing with church­es to find shelter.

Near­est Branch: Toco Hill


Toco Hills Com­mu­ni­ty Alliance

Loca­tion: 1790 LaV­ista Road NE Atlanta, GA 30329

Phone #: (404) 3250677

Notes: Open Tues­day — Thurs­day 1 – 4 pm. Requires pic­ture ID and must be vet­er­an, expe­ri­enc­ing home­less­ness, or a res­i­dent of North DeKalb Zip Code (30030, 30032, 30033, 30319, 30324, 30329, 30340, 30341, 30345). From Tues­day — Thurs­day, free hot lunch­es are pro­vid­ed to go” for those expe­ri­enc­ing home­less­ness on a first come, first serve basis.

Near­est Branch: Toco Hill


Net­works Coop­er­a­tive Ministry

Loca­tion: 4296 Cow­an Rd, Tuck­er, GA 30084

Phone #: (770) 9396454

Notes: First time users need to bring ID for them­selves and any oth­er mem­bers of their house­hold, includ­ing chil­dren. Food pantry for indi­vid­u­als expe­ri­enc­ing home­less­ness and those liv­ing in zip code 30084 (DeKalb coun­ty only), parts of 30033, 30340, 30345, and 30087.

Near­est Branch: Tuck­er, North­lake, Embry Hills

Salem Bible Church

Loca­tion: 2750 Panola Rd., Stonecrest, GA 30058

Phone #: (404) 5641469

Notes: Sun­shine Broth­er­hood Food Pantry is open each Tues­day and Thurs­day, 10:00 a.m. — 1:00 p.m.

Near­est Branch: Salem-Panola, Stonecrest