Athens Christian Church
Food & Fellowship Ministries
Sometimes the people of our church could use some extra help at home. Instances can include a new baby coming home or a loved one unexpectedly passing away, and in such cases, we offer Food Ministry to the family. How does the Food Ministry work? Several of our members prepare a meal at their home and then take the meal to the family in need. If you are interested in helping with this ministry,
Feed the Children
Providing Food, Essentials, and Hope in the Fight Against Childhood Hunge
Is a Christian, international, nonprofit relief organization with headquarters in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, that delivers food, medicine, clothing and other necessities to individuals, children and families who lack these essentials due to famine, war, poverty, or natural disaster. Learn several ways you can get involved in this tremendous food ministry.
Organize meals for a friend after a birth, surgery or illness
Use this handy tool to create a meal plan to reach out to people in special times of need.
Open Door Food Ministry
Food Pantry and Job Bank
You can learn much from this food ministry. They provide a nutritious balanced diet, food for the entire family, a job bank, one-on-one counseling, job skills training, and referrals to care groups for additional help
Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee
Starting Your Own Food Pantry
Starting Your Own Food Pantry." Lots of practical help on the logistics of setting up a food pantry. Second Harvest is one of the largest and most comprehensive food banks in the Feeding America network.
We Will Go Ministries
Be inspired by this loving food ministry. They hand out snack bags for the hungry who come to their doors and shower them with Jesus's love. They give snacks and meals to children who gather at their afternoon program. On their website, they say, "It's amazing how through a bag of groceries, a meal, or a snack bag Jesus never fails to change lives, heal hearts, and feed the spirit.
Western Fairfax Christian Ministries
WFCM offers a “choice model” pantry which empowers our clients. Our clients can come into our food pantry and “shop” as they would at a grocery store by picking their own selections from the shelves. We do everything we can to continually stock all the items that would make a fully nutritious meal. Products include non-perishable items such as canned goods, as well as breads, produce, meat, and dairy products. In addition to food items we also carry baby-specific items such as diapers and baby food for those who have infants.