Howard County Food Bank

From agency: Howard County Community Action Council
Resource Details
Description OVERVIEW: Offers emergency and governmental commodity food to persons in need, and diapers, wipes and formulas. Also distributes food to pantries in the area.

1) FOOD BANK: Distributes food to local food pantries.

2) FOOD PANTRY: Provides non-perishable and perishable food to eligible low income families and individuals. Individuals are eligible once every 30 days. Pantry is available on Mon, 1-6PM; Tues and Thurs, 1-4PM. Sign in begins at 12Noon.

3) DIAPERS, WIPES AND FORMULA: Offers diapers, wipes and formula for families with newborns and infants. Also may have adult diapers. Call to verify. 

4) DONATIONS: Accepts non-perishable and perishable food that have not been opened or expired.
Defined coverage areas:
Maryland - Howard County
Physical Address 9385 Gerwig Lane Suite J
Columbia MD
21046 United States
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Hours Of Operation Food Pantry Hours: Mon, 1-6PM; Tues and Thurs, 1-4PM. Sign in begins at 12 Noon. Donations are recieved Mon-Fri 9AM-3PM.

Mon: 8:30AM 6PM
Tue: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Wed: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Thu: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Fri: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Physical Location Description All donations should be brought to the rear of the building.
Disabilities Access Yes.
Eligibility Residents of Howard county who live at or below 150% of the Federal Poverty Line.
Availability May be used at most 1 time per 30 day(s)
Program Fees None.
Application Process Food Bank clients should arrive during hours for intake. Complete the application at the food bank.
Documents Required Food Bank clients should bring state ID or driver's license (license must show that they are a Howard county resident), proof of income, child support, social security cards for every member of the house, pension ect. All others, please visit website for detailed information on eligibility and documentation.
Volunteer Requirements 16 and older.
Volunteer Duties Varies.
Programs at this agency Community Action Council of Howard County
Community Action Council of Howard County, Emergency Assistance
Head Start Program, Howard County

Contact Information
Mailing Address 9385 Gerwig Lane Suite J
Columbia MD
21046 United States
Other Address 6751 Columbia Gateway Drive
Columbia MD
21045 United States
Fax Number 410-313-6171
Main 410-313-6185
Main Contact Name Bishop Williams
Main Contact Title Warehouse Manager
Main Contact Phone 410-313-6185
Main Contact Email Address
Director or Senior Administrator Name Phillip Dodge
Director or Senior Administrator Title General Manager
Director or Senior Administrator Phone 410-313-6171
Director or Senior Administrator Email Address