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The Little Church of La Villita is a non-denominational Church located in the Historic La Villita Village in downtown San Antonio, Texas.

We are an active Church with ongoing projects such as a food pantry, clothing distribution, annual Thanksgiving Basket distribution, and availability for rental of the Church for religious ceremonies such as weddings, baptisms, etc. We also have a retail presence in La Villita, the Starving Artist Art Gallery.

Click here for application

Sunday Worship: 11:00 AM
Updated within the last 3 months.

Project HOPE (Healthy Options Program for the Elderly) The Project HOPE program is a city funded program through the City of San Antonio. This program provides seniors living on a fixed income with supplemental staple groceries on a monthly bases to help fight hunger and malnutrition.

The program offers between 35-45 lbs of perishable/non-perishable food. Exact contents vary, though items selected would include fresh, frozen, and shelf-stable produce, proteins, dairy, grains, peanut butter or beans.

Click here for more information. 

Criteria for Project HOPE

Age qualification: 

The seniors must be 60 years of age and older and be within 185% of the federal poverty guidelines to participate in the program. All participants must reside within Bexar County. Each qualifying senior in a household can sign up separately to receive the program.

Required documents:

  • Valid ID
  • Proof of address (Utility bill)
  • Proof of income (SSI award letter or current paystubs)

Click here to find if you meet the income qualification.

Free.

4th Friday of the Month *Times Vary, it is Door Delivery Service Please call ahead for date, time and availability.
Kenneth White
(210) 477-6611
Erica Gonzalez Send email
(210) 431-8339
Updated within the last 4 months.

Thanks to generous donations, the SA Hope Center offers our very own clothing closet. We work hard to be fully stocked with clothing in most sizes for all seasons and occasions. From infant’s clothes to interview outfits, we offer it all.

Walk-ins welcome.

Use the 4th St basement entrance.

Free

Hours
Monday: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday: CLOSED
Wednesday: CLOSED
Thursday: CLOSED
Friday: CLOSED
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Monday: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Updated within the last 3 months.

Our food pantry service allows the head-of-household to walk through our pantry and shop for items that best fit their family size and nutritional needs.

Together with our partner, the San Antonio Food Bank, we work hard to offer fresh produce, meat, dairy as well as all other essential needs for our participants.

Every participant in our programs is able to receive monthly food assistance. Anyone not enrolled in SAHC programs may come for assistance once a year. 

Walk-ins welcome.

Use the 4th St basement entrance.

Hours
Monday: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday: CLOSED
Wednesday: CLOSED
Thursday: CLOSED
Friday: CLOSED
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Updated within the last 2 months.

Grocery services are available to each family once every two months.

Requirements:

  • Valid Photo ID
  • Proof of residency
  • Social Security Card for everyone in the family (If there is an issue, we can offer a grace period on the first visit.)
Monday: 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM Tuesday: 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM Wednesday: 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM Thursday: 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM Friday: 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED
Diane Trujillo
(210) 223-6648
Updated within the last year

Our pantry operates in partnership with the San Antonio Food Bank serving families in need.

Must present a valid ID and proof of residence.

Hours
Monday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Updated within the last month
0.80 miles away, 910 N Flores, San Antonio, TX, 78212 , D1

This program provides financial assistance to households who have become homeless and require short or mid-term assistance to be able to regain housing stability.

Clients/households are referred by the Coordinated Entry system and through the hotline from the City of San Antonio.

Case Management is required to participate in this program.

Hours
Monday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Mario Cuevas Send email
(210) 352-2020
Updated within the last 3 months.

Project HOPE (Healthy Options Program for the Elderly) The Project HOPE program is a city funded program through the City of San Antonio. This program provides seniors living on a fixed income with supplemental staple groceries on a monthly bases to help fight hunger and malnutrition.

The program offers between 35-45 lbs of perishable/non-perishable food. Exact contents vary, though items selected would include fresh, frozen, and shelf-stable produce, proteins, dairy, grains, peanut butter or beans.

Click here for more information. 

Criteria for Project HOPE:

Age qualification: 

The seniors must be 60 years of age and older and be within 185% of the federal poverty guidelines to participate in the program. All participants must reside within Bexar County. Each qualifying senior in a household can sign up separately to receive the program.

Required documents:

  • Valid ID
  • Proof of address (Utility bill)
  • Proof of income (SSI award letter or current paystubs)

Click here to find if you meet the income qualification.

Free.

1st Thursday of the Month Please call ahead as times vary and may be Door Delivery Service only.
Kenneth White
(210) 477-6527
Erica Gonzalez Send email
(210) 431-8339
Updated within the last 4 months.

Our Community First Food Pantries are designed to provide members of our community who are facing food insecurity essential non-perishable items in accessible and trusted locations throughout San Antonio and surrounding counties.

The mission of Community First Food Pantries is to help in the fight against food insecurity by supplying food and other items without barriers for those in immediate need while acting as a catalyst, inspiring others to give alongside us. 

Our vision is a Community First Food Pantry in every local community, so those in need can access food and other items when needed.

What is a Community First Food Pantry?

  • 24/7 Access - Open seven days a week, 24 hours a day and freely accessible to all, removing barriers to food access.
  • Free-Standing, Weather-Proof, and Conveniently Located Outdoors - Maintenance and up keep provided by Community First.
  • 100% Free - No Cost, No Registration, No Sign-Up. Take what is needed and give back what and when you can.

We are always looking for new locations where our Food Pantries could benefit community members. If your organization would like to house a Food Pantry on its grounds, please fill out our Food Pantry Request Form.

How Can You Help?

  • Stop by one of our Food Pantry locations when it’s convenient for you and drop off needed non-perishable donation(s).
  • Volunteer your site to house a Food Pantry.
  • Contact Us for other ways you can help.

Free.

24/7
Brennan Loy
(210) 227-2347
Updated within the last 1 month.

The A.R. Nelson Christian Outreach Center, a Ministry of Bethel AME Church, provides food, clothing and pantry to needy individuals and families in the community.

Food and clothing are distributed on a monthly basis based on family size. Every effort is made to include food items that are healthy and nutritious.

Clients select clothing items from the men’s, women’s and/or children’s sections depending upon their family make-up.

 Prayer and spiritual fellowship are available to all.

Located at the south end of Beasley Brown Community Center

Free.

Tuesdays and Thursdays - 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Madelyn Johnson Send email
(210) 227-2696
Updated within the last year

Project HOPE provides senior citizens living on a fixed income with supplemental staple groceries on a monthly basis to help fight hunger and malnutrition.

The program provides approximately 50-60 pounds of food to qualifying seniors each month. Food is chosen to accommodate the special dietary needs of the senior population and includes produce, protein, whole grains, and staples that will help the seniors live healthy and independent lives.

Project HOPE is funded by the City of San Antonio Department of Human Services

Criteria for Project HOPE:

Age qualification: 60 or older

Required documents:

  • Valid ID
  • Proof of address
  • Proof of income

Click here to find if you meet the income qualification.

Free.

1st Wednesday of the Month: 8:00 AM *Includes Cheese Box, Times may Vary
Gabriella Martinez Send email
(210) 380-0526
Project HOPE Send email
Updated within the last 3 months.
1.02 miles away, 810 N Frio, San Antonio, TX, 78207 , D5

Project HOPE (Healthy Options Program for the Elderly) The Project HOPE program is a city funded program through the City of San Antonio. This program provides seniors living on a fixed income with supplemental staple groceries on a monthly bases to help fight hunger and malnutrition.

The program offers between 35-45 lbs of perishable/non-perishable food. Exact contents vary, though items selected would include fresh, frozen, and shelf-stable produce, proteins, dairy, grains, peanut butter or beans.

Click here for more information. 

Criteria for Project HOPE:

Age qualification: 

The seniors must be 60 years of age and older and be within 185% of the federal poverty guidelines to participate in the program. All participants must reside within Bexar County. Each qualifying senior in a household can sign up separately to receive the program.

Required documents:

  • Valid ID
  • Proof of address (Utility bill)
  • Proof of income (SSI award letter or current paystubs)

Click here to find if you meet the income qualification.

Free.

3rd Wednesday of the Month Please call ahead for time/date and availability.
Rosa Loera
(210) 226-5377
Erica Gonzalez Send email
(210) 431-8339
Updated within the last 4 months.

Feeding the hungry is a priority at St. Paul United Methodist Church.  Our Food Pantry is supported by individual contributions from our church family, volunteers, and community members.  Volunteers are needed to serve our clients, unload, stock shelves, prepare food bags, and prepare for each week's opening and closing.  Interested volunteers may contact the church office for more information at [email protected].

Valid ID required.

We Need Your Support:

To support us in this ministry, you can donate here: DONATE.

Volunteers:

Interested volunteers may contact the church office for more information at [email protected].

For I was hungry, and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty, and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger, and you invited me in, Matthew 25:35.

There are no fees to receive assistance from the Food Pantry.

Food Pantry Hours Wednesday 1:00pm thru 3:00pm (unless the church office is closed)
Updated within the last 5 months.

Project HOPE (Healthy Options Program for the Elderly) The Project HOPE program is a city funded program through the City of San Antonio. This program provides seniors living on a fixed income with supplemental staple groceries on a monthly bases to help fight hunger and malnutrition.

The program offers between 35-45 lbs of perishable/non-perishable food. Exact contents vary, though items selected would include fresh, frozen, and shelf-stable produce, proteins, dairy, grains, peanut butter or beans.

Click here for more information. 

Criteria for Project HOPE:

Age qualification: 

The seniors must be 60 years of age and older and be within 185% of the federal poverty guidelines to participate in the program. All participants must reside within Bexar County. Each qualifying senior in a household can sign up separately to receive the program.

Required documents:

  • Valid ID
  • Proof of address (Utility bill)
  • Proof of income (SSI award letter or current paystubs)

Click here to find if you meet the income qualification.

Free.

2nd Wednesday of the Month Please call ahead for time/date and availability.
Sarah Intriago
(210) 477-6654
Erica Gonzalez Send email
(210) 431-8339
Updated within the last 4 months.

Project HOPE (Healthy Options Program for the Elderly) The Project HOPE program is a city funded program through the City of San Antonio. This program provides seniors living on a fixed income with supplemental staple groceries on a monthly bases to help fight hunger and malnutrition.

The program offers between 35-45 lbs of perishable/non-perishable food. Exact contents vary, though items selected would include fresh, frozen, and shelf-stable produce, proteins, dairy, grains, peanut butter or beans.

Criteria for Project HOPE:

Age qualification: The seniors must be 60 years of age and older and be within 185% of the federal poverty guidelines to participate in the program. All participants must reside within Bexar County. Each qualifying senior in a household can sign up separately to receive the program.

Required documents:

  • Valid ID
  • Proof of address (Utility bill)
  • Proof of income ( SSI award letter or current paystubs)

Click here to find if you meet the income qualification.

Free.

1st Friday of the Month
Erica Gonzalez Send email
(210) 431-8339
Updated within the last 4 months.

This is the First Registered Little Free Library and Pantry in San Antonio and close to the oldest public housing complex in town, Alazan Apache Courts. It is located at 816 S Colorado, between El Paso and Guadalupe Streets.

We Accept:

  • Non perishables
  • Hygeine products
  • Books

We do not have a refrigerator.

We also have a Little Free Library at this location.

Free.

24/7
Updated within the last 2 months.

Grace Avenue Church partnered with LRC serve the community at JT Brackenridge Elementary.

3rd Saturday of Month: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Alex Fleming
(361) 317-2219
Updated within the last 2 months.

We pass out food every Friday. Registration is the first Friday of every month, although, you can still get food if you have not registered for the month.

ID required.

Free.

Friday: 11:30 AM - Registration 12:30 PM - Numbers passed out 1:00 PM - Food Distribution begins
John Hardemon
(210) 533-7131
Updated within the last 2 months.

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul offers tangible assistance to those in need on a person-to-person basis. This aid may take the form of intervention, consultation, or often through direct dollar or in-kind service. An essential precept of the Society's work is to provide help while conscientiously maintaining the confidentiality and dignity of those who are served. The Society recognizes that it must assume, also, a role of advocacy for those who are defenseless or voiceless. 

Services Offered:

  • Food Pantry
  • Home Visits

Must reside within parish boundary.

Hours
Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday: CLOSED
Wednesday: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Thursday: CLOSED
Friday: CLOSED
Saturday: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Sunday: CLOSED

Isabel Avila
Updated within the last 4 months.

Our pantry provides families with nutritious food including canned goods and other groceries. These items come from donations that have been given by the MCCSA community, our friends and neighbors, and the San Antonio Food Bank.

We work hard to offer our friends and neighbors a helping hand, shared with love and courtesy.

If you are interested in being a part of this vital ministry by either donating or volunteering, or if you would like more information, please contact the church office by phone or email.

Saturdays following the First and third Thursday of each month from 8:00am - 12:00 pm.

 Must be in line no later than 11:30 am.  

Click here to Donate.

Free.

Saturday: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Rev Marsha Warren Send email
(210) 472-3597
Shirly Conquest
(210) 472-3597
Updated within the last 2 months.

The Project HOPE program is a city funded program through the City of San Antonio. This program provides seniors living on a fixed income with supplemental staple groceries on a monthly bases to help fight hunger and malnutrition.

The program offers between 35-45 lbs of perishable/non-perishable food. Exact contents vary, though items selected would include fresh, frozen, and shelf-stable produce, proteins, dairy, grains, peanut butter or beans.

Click here for more information. 

Criteria for Project HOPE:

Age qualification: 

The seniors must be 60 years of age and older and be within 185% of the federal poverty guidelines to participate in the program. All participants must reside within Bexar County. Each qualifying senior in a household can sign up separately to receive the program.

Required documents:

  • Valid ID
  • Proof of address (Utility bill)
  • Proof of income (SSI award letter or current paystubs)

Click here to find if you meet the income qualification.

Free.

1st Thursday of the Month *Includes Cheese Box (Please call ahead to confirm)
Erica Gonzalez Send email
(210) 431-8339
Updated within the last 4 months.

Take what you need, Give what you can.

We Accept:

  • food
  • hygiene products
  • books
  • clothes

Open 24/7.

Monetary donations can be made via:

  • Venmo @freelittlepantrysa
  • Cashapp $freelittlepantrysa
  • Or email us or DM us on IG @freelittlepantrysa

We also have a Little Free Library at this location.

Free.

24/7
Summer & Kim Vinton Send email
Updated within the last 2 months.
1.49 miles away, 1819 N Main, San Antonio, TX, 78212 , D1

The Alamo Colleges are hosting Pop-Up Markets in collaboration with the San Antonio Food Bank to provide healthy food to students, employees, and the surrounding community through no-contact, drive-through events.

Students and employees may participate at any location. All participants must register in advance.

To find out when the next Pop Up Market is happening and to pre-register, call the San Antonio Food Bank at 210-431-8326.

Requirements:

  • Pop Up Market available for Students, Faculty, and Staff from any Alamo College.
  • Must pre-register at 210-431-8326.
  • Drive-Thru Food Distribution.

If you are an employee of ACD and are interested in Volunteering, click here.

Students or partners can volunteer here.

Hours
Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Pre-Registration
(210) 431-8326
Updated within the last month

Our Community First Food Pantries are designed to provide members of our community who are facing food insecurity essential non-perishable items in accessible and trusted locations throughout San Antonio and surrounding counties.

The mission of Community First Food Pantries is to help in the fight against food insecurity by supplying food and other items without barriers for those in immediate need while acting as a catalyst, inspiring others to give alongside us. 

Our vision is a Community First Food Pantry in every local community, so those in need can access food and other items when needed.

What is a Community First Food Pantry?

  • 24/7 Access - Open seven days a week, 24 hours a day and freely accessible to all, removing barriers to food access.
  • Free-Standing, Weather-Proof, and Conveniently Located Outdoors - Maintenance and up keep provided by Community First.
  • 100% Free - No Cost, No Registration, No Sign-Up. Take what is needed and give back what and when you can.

We are always looking for new locations where our Food Pantries could benefit community members. If your organization would like to house a Food Pantry on its grounds, please fill out our Food Pantry Request Form.

How Can You Help?

  • Stop by one of our Food Pantry locations when it’s convenient for you and drop off needed non-perishable donation(s).
  • Volunteer your site to house a Food Pantry.
  • Contact Us for other ways you can help.

Free.

24/7
Brennan Loy
(210) 227-2347
Updated within the last 1 month.

Project HOPE provides senior citizens living on a fixed income with supplemental staple groceries every month to help fight hunger and malnutrition.

The program provides approximately 50-60 pounds of food to qualifying seniors monthly. Food is chosen to accommodate the special dietary needs of the senior population. It includes produce, protein, whole grains, and staples to help seniors live healthy and independent lives.

The City of San Antonio Department of Human Services funds Project HOPE.

Criteria for Project HOPE:

Age qualification: 60 or older

Required documents:

  • Valid ID
  • Proof of address
  • Proof of income

Click here to find out if you meet the income qualification.

Free.

1st Monday of the Month
Debra Martinez Send email
(210) 226-6178
Project HOPE Send email
Updated within the last year

Inman Christian Center partners with the San Antonio Food Bank to provide emergency food to the community surrounding Inman and to our new community located at Loop 1604. Both Food Pantries are operated by volunteers.

Requirements:

  • Serving families in zip codes 78207, 78228, and 78237.
  • Valid ID.
  • Utility Bill or other proof of residence.

Free.

1st and 3rd Friday: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Mary Lou Gonzalez Send email
(210) 222-9641
Updated within the last year

Project HOPE (Healthy Options Program for the Elderly) The Project HOPE program is a city funded program through the City of San Antonio. This program provides seniors living on a fixed income with supplemental staple groceries on a monthly bases to help fight hunger and malnutrition.

The program offers between 35-45 lbs of perishable/non-perishable food. Exact contents vary, though items selected would include fresh, frozen, and shelf-stable produce, proteins, dairy, grains, peanut butter or beans.

Click here for more information. 

Criteria for Project HOPE:

Age qualification: 

The seniors must be 60 years of age and older and be within 185% of the federal poverty guidelines to participate in the program. All participants must reside within Bexar County. Each qualifying senior in a household can sign up separately to receive the program.

Required documents:

  • Valid ID
  • Proof of address (Utility bill)
  • Proof of income (SSI award letter or current paystubs)

Click here to find if you meet the income qualification.

Free.

1st Thursday of the Month (Please call ahead to confirm)
Lilia Morales
(210) 226-3536
Erica Gonzalez Send email
(210) 431-8339
Updated within the last 4 months.
1.61 miles away, 825 Ruiz St, San Antonio, TX, 78207 , D1

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul offers tangible assistance to those in need on a person-to-person basis. This aid may take the form of intervention, consultation, or often through direct dollar or in-kind service. An essential precept of the Society's work is to provide help while conscientiously maintaining the confidentiality and dignity of those who are served. The Society recognizes that it must assume, also, a role of advocacy for those who are defenseless or voiceless. 

Services Offered:

  • Food Pantry
  • Clothing Services
  • Home Visits

Must reside within parish boundary.

Hours
Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday: CLOSED
Wednesday: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Thursday: CLOSED
Friday: CLOSED
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Elva Fraga Send email
Updated within the last 3 months.

The Project HOPE program is a city funded program through the City of San Antonio. This program provides seniors living on a fixed income with supplemental staple groceries on a monthly bases to help fight hunger and malnutrition.

The program offers between 35-45 lbs of perishable/non-perishable food. Exact contents vary, though items selected would include fresh, frozen, and shelf-stable produce, proteins, dairy, grains, peanut butter or beans.

Click here for more information. 

Criteria for Project HOPE:

The seniors must be 60 years of age and older and be within 185% of the federal poverty guidelines to participate in the program. All participants must reside within Bexar County. Each qualifying senior in a household can sign up separately to receive the program.

Required documents:

  • Valid ID
  • Proof of address (Utility Bill)
  • Proof of income (SSI award letter document or current paystubs)

Click here to find if you meet the income qualification.

Free.

1st Friday of the Month *Includes Cheese Box Please call ahead to verify time, date and availability.
Desiree Maldonado
(210) 477-6415
Erica Gonzalez Send email
(210) 431-8339
Updated within the last 4 months.

BTLOP has a food pantry and consistently, on a monthly basis, partners with the San Antonio Food Bank to provide food to clients, regardless of race, creed or color.

The food distributed to the clients include items that will provide a balanced meal for the family. The bags given to clients contain fresh vegetables and fruit, meat, bread and non-perishable food items. In 2018, over 2800 people were served and over 2750 were served in 2019.

Food bags are also available upon request by appointment by calling the office phone number 210-487-8268.

Requirements:

  • General Application with household information and income
  • Government Assistance received, if any

Free.

4th Thursday of the Month: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM January through October and the third Thursday in November and December. *Every Tuesday we will be taking appointments by phone. Please call 210-815-9261.
George Casey
Carol Harper
(210) 815-9261
Updated within the last 2 months.