Let each of you look out not only for his own personal interests, but also for the interests of others.
To share Christ’s love with those in our community (Aquilla, Gholson, Ross & West Communities) who struggle to make ends meet by providing free supplemental food.
Hours of Operation:
Wednesday Nights 6:30 - 7:30 PM
By appointment only! All others will be turned away!
Items We Provide:
Food- canned and non-perishables
Toiletries- soaps, detergents, diapers and personal hygiene items
House Keeping Items:
*A total of 5 families will be ministered to each time our food pantry is opened.
*Everyone must make an appointment in order to be served.
*Clients cannot bring other clients with them unless they have an appointment. They will be turned away.
*All clients must show a proof of residency from Aquilla,Gholson, Ross & West, to be served at our food pantry. This can be in the form of an electricity bill, water bill, etc. If the bill is in their spouse’s name, a DL will be sufficient. The clients name must be shown on the bill (no exceptions).
*All clients are welcomed to our food pantry one time each year.
*The food pantry ministry is to help individuals and families in crisis for the short term with food.
*We will consider having families and individuals come back to our food pantry more often, if the following is met:
-Must attend our church (FBC Gholson) regularly
-Must seek financial counseling from our Pastor
-Must be actively seeking a job
*Any exceptions to these Guidelines must be approved by our Pastor and the Food Pantry Ministry Team.
*Effective January 30, 2014
Royce or Anna, Directors 829-2903
James, Pastor 829-2321 or