athens area emergency food


The AAEFB's purpose is to meet the food needs for one week for families or individuals who live in Athens-Clarke County who are faced with emergencies upon referral by an approved agency. A family is entitled to another week's supply within six months, again with an approved referral.

Food Bank of

NorthEast Georgia

The Food Bank of Northeast Georgia is a 501(c)3 that gathers donated items and purchased surplus food and distributes it to human-service agencies. Click the graphic to search for pickup locations and view the Mobile Pantry schedule.

Clarke County School District Meals for Students

CCSD is distributing meals throughout the summer via curbside pickup and bus delivery. Click the graphic for pickup and delivery dates, times, and locations.

Athens Community Council on Aging

ACCA provides daily Meals on Wheels, as well as groceries and essentials via drive-thru pickup or delivery. Priority given to those aged 60+ and persons with disabilities. Contact Paige Powell at 706-549-4850 or email



American Lunch is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that delivers hot meals to people in need.  The meals, which consist of hearty soups, bread, and iced tea, are served during the week from mobile food trucks throughout the community.  

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