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Food assistance in North Alabama

Need help getting food? Want to contribute and help others in your community? Here's a list of Tennessee Valley resources.
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Gayla Kidd says, “Many people, many organizations, many churches saw the bit that you did on Channel 54 and came to our rescue and have brought lots and lots of food.”

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Need help with food for yourself or your family?

Want to contribute and help those in need in your community?

Here's a list of resources for you. Make sure you check hours and requirements for each location:

Food distribution:

Food Bank of North Alabama - closed until Nov. 30

Huntsville Helping Hands - food distribution by appointment every Saturday, preference given to those affected by pandemic

Manna House (Huntsville) - Open Mondays Wednesdays and Thursdays 3:30-6:30 pm,
Saturday 12 noon to 1 pm for anyone in need of food or a hot meal 

House of the Harvest (Madison) - Open every Saturday - Breakfast 6:30 - 8:30 am., Food Distribution 7:30 - 9:00 AM
Wednesday - 2nd and 4th of each month - Dinner 6:00 PM
Sunday - Last Sunday of the month - Prayer Breakfast - 8:00 AM 

Oasis Christian Center (Huntsville)- Distribution from drive-up food pantry on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month, starting at 7:00 a.m. until supplies are gone.

Huntsville Assistance Program - Food distribution on Monday, Weds., Friday between 1-3pm. 

Please note - To receive food you need to bring a photo ID for all adults in your family, social security card for everyone in your family and a recent bill showing your name/address.

Feeding Families AL (Hartselle) - Check Facebook page for distribution times.

Rose of Sharon Soup Kitchen (Huntsville) - Two hot meals served daily, Monday-Friday, with sack lunches also available. Food box assistance by appointment.

Click here for more locations.

Free Pantries:

United Church of Huntsville
St. Thomas Episcopal Church
Faith Presbyterian Church Huntsville
St. Mark's Lutheran Huntsville
Monrovia Church of Christ Madison