Find out about PWCS Summer Meal Programs and Additional Food Assistance
Posted on 06/07/2022











PWCS Free Summer Meals Program



Additional Food Assistance

ACTS Food Assistance - Hunger Prevention


Walk-in basis. No appointment needed. Households may receive assistance once per month. Heads of household must present some form of ID. They will ask for additional information; however, it is not required.



Church of Christ Manassas - Food Pantry

WEBSITEBasic Needs Ministry (

ADDRESS: 8110 Signal Hill Road, Manassas VA

HOURS: Monday-Friday, 9am to 12noon

Call 1 day in advance and food will be ready by 9 am the next day. Visitors are allowed 1 visit per month.



Cokesbury United Methodist Church - Food Assistance

WEBSITE: Food Distribution – Cokesbury United Methodist Church (

ADDRESS: 14806 Blackburn Road, Woodbridge VA 22191

PHONE: 703.494.5400

Food distribution every fourth Thursday (call for hours). No identification or verification is required to receive food. This is a collaboration effort with the Salvation Army, the National Capital Area Food Bank, Old Bridge UMC, and Cokesbury UMC.



Concordia Lutheran Church - Food Ministry


ADDRESS: 3637 Graham Park Rd, Triangle VA 22172

The Food Ministry is based in the “Ark,” a modular unit behind the church. Each Wednesday, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., the ministry gives out packages of bread, canned goods, produce and meat in sufficient quantities to feed a family of four for at least two days.



Emmanuel Baptist Church - Food Assistance

WEBSITEFood Distribution | Emmanuel Baptist Church | living in Christ together (

ADDRESS: 8302 Spruce St, Manassas VA

Provides boxed groceries to the community on the third Friday of each month. Groceries are distributed in drive-thru fashion from 2pm to 5pm on the third Friday of the month.



First AME Church of Manassas - Food Hotline/Assistance

WEBSITEFood & Assistance - FAME CHURCH

PHONE: 703-361-8791 select option #3

FAME’s So Others May Eat Ministry (SOME)

Although our Church building doors are closed, we are still providing non-perishable food items to those in need to members of our congregation and the community. If assistance is needed, it will be necessary for you to call 703-361-8791 select option #3, and state what assistance is being requested. We will respond within 24 hours.



Food Pantry Locator

WEBSITE: Food Distribution Sites (



Haymarket Regional Food Pantry

WEBSITEHaymarket Regional Food Pantry (

7669 Limestone Drive, Gainesville VA 20155

The Haymarket Regional Food Pantry will feed anyone in their Service Area who comes in need of food. See website for service area info, requirements and how to receive food.



Holy Family Catholic Church - Food Pantry

WEBSITEFood Pantry – Holy Family Catholic Church (

ADDRESS: 14160 Ferndale Rd, Woodbridge VA 22193

PHONE: 703-730-1791 (to make an appointment which is required)

HOURS FOR DISTRIBUTION: Monday and Wednesday, 4 pm - 6:30 pm (appointment only)

While the office is only staffed on Mondays through Thursdays from 10 AM to 2 PM, clients can call at any time and leave a voicemail. When leaving a voice mail please clearly state your return phone number. Each client is given a unique identification number to facilitate each pick-up. A new ID number is provided for every visit. Clients can visit only once in each calendar month.




 Those living in ZIP Codes 22191, 22192, and 22193. Those in other ZIP Codes should call (703) 794-4668 to locate a pantry which serves their area. At the time when the appointment is made, pantry staff collect identifying information (address and phone number) and information regarding specific family needs. This latter information is used to better provide appropriate food to each family.



Hope for NOVA - Food Pantry




House of Mercy - Food Pantry

WEBSITE: Food Pantry & Client Services - House of Mercy (

ADDRESS: 8170 Flannery Court, Manassas, VA 20109

PHONE: 703.659.1636

REQUIREMENT: On your first visit, we require the following:

·        IDENTIFICATION: Each person in the household (spouse, children, parents, etc.) must provide ID that includes the individuals date of birth. ID can be from any country. Examples: Current picture ID for account holder including: Valid driver’s license, Valid passport, Birth Certificate, Valid state issued ID, Picture ID, Valid student ID

·        PROOF OF ADDRESS: Examples: Current utility bill or some form of “official mail”, Voter Registration Card, USPS Change of Address Confirmation


·        Food twice a month; every 15 days.

·        We provide USDA’s TEFAP program food.

·        Education classes free of charge, provided by our off-site partners, when available.



Manassas Baptist Church - Food Pantry

WEBSITEMissions |

ADDRESS: 8730 Sudley Rd, Manassas VA 20110 (back of Rock Building)

HOURS: Wednesdays from 6pm to 7:30 pm (walk-in basis) from Sept through May.

SUMMER HOURS: 1st, 3rd and 5th Wednesday of the month (closed holidays) in the summer.



Northern Virginia Family Service (SERVE) Hunger Food Assistance


PHONE: 571.748.2680 (to schedule appointment)

Eligibility - Must be able to provide proof of residency in Prince William County, City of Manassas or City of Manassas Park.

Referral process -Worker or client can contact the staff contact person directly for intake and information.



Sacred Heart Catholic Church - Food Pantry

WEBSITEFood Pantry/ Clothing Pantry | Sacred Heart Catholic Church - Manassas, VA (

ADDRESS: 12975 Purcell Rd, Manassas VA 20112

Saturday Mornings - 8 am - 10 am Drive-Thru Pantry (Pandemic)

The emergency food & clothing pantry is a non-profit service, staffed by parish volunteers and operated from the parish hall each Saturday morning. Due to Covid, we are now a drive-through pantry. Clothing is also available on Saturday mornings on a first come first serve basis. We ask anyone taking clothes to be considerate of the people after them and only take what they need. The Food Pantry is open to anyone in need. Food is also available by appointment during the week. To set up an appointment, call Dianne Anderson at 703-590-0030.



St Francis House


ADDRESS: 2606 Heth COurt, Dumfries, VA 22026

In order to serve those most in need, and to ensure the continued mission of St. Francis House, we may ask those in need of assistance to provide proof of financial hardship. Please call 703-221-6344 to schedule an appointment or request more information.



St Pauls United Methodist Church - Food Pantry & Meals

WEBSITEHelping the Community | St. Paul UMC (

ADDRESS: 1400 G Street, Woodbridge VA 22191

Feeding the Homeless

St. Paul has a tradition of providing aid and hospitality to the homeless and poor. St. Paul’s Lord's Table provides a hot meal and fellowship every Thursday — 52 weeks a year — at 7 p.m. for those who have no place to call home. During the pandemic period, this meal is being served at various sites in Prince William County. St. Paul actively participates in meal support at the Hilda Barg Homeless Shelter, and along with the Community Council on Ministries, supports the Drop-In Center on a year round basis.



Food Pantry

St. Paul offers The Lord's Pantry, a food pantry which is open on the 1st Saturday each month 8am – 10:30am and on the 3rd Thursdays from 3pm-5:30pm in the church building. This program provides pre-selected groceries to families that live in the 22191, 22192 and 22193 zip codes, USDA food is also available based on household income. We are currently serving clients in the east parking lot. Please bring identification and proof of address, and wear a protective mask.



St Thomas - Food Pantry

WEBSITEServe in Food Pantry - St. Thomas UMC - church in Manassas VA (

HOURS: Food Pantry distributes food every Saturday morning from 9 am - 11:30 am.

St Vincent de Paul - Food & Personal Belongings Distribution



Manassas City & Manassas Park Residents - All Saints Pantry

ADDRESS: 9300 Stonewall Rd, Manassas, VA 20110

PHONE: 703-366-1655

HOURS: Tuesdays, 5 PM to 8 PM and Fridays, 9 AM to 11:30 AM

Pickup limited to twice a month.



Woodbridge Residents - Our Lady of Angels Pantry

ADDRESS: 13744 Marys Way, Woodbridge, VA 22191

PHONE: 571-377-8371

HOURS: Tuesdays and Thursdays (second and fourth weeks of each month) 3 PM to 5:30 PM

Pickup limited to once a month.



Serving Our Neighbors (SON) Mobile Unit

WEBSITEServing Our Neighbors - Manassas Presbyterian Church (MPC) (

Drop-in mobile unit serving snack bars, water and packaged items.

Tuesdays from 3pm to 7 pm.


SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program)


Formerly known as FOOD STAMPS