Manna Food Center

Gaithersburg, MD - 20877

Manna Food Center

9311 Gaither Road
Gaithersburg, MD - 20877

Manna Food Center strives to eliminate hunger in Montgomery County through food distribution, education, and advocacy.
What they do is simple and essential.
Manna Food Center fights hunger in Montgomery County primarily by collecting and distributing two million pounds of food each year to needy individuals and families.
Manna provides a three to five-day supply of perishable and nonperishable food to each individual or family at one of seven distribution points in the County.
Manna also distributes food to Montgomery County homeless shelters, soup kitchens, group homes, and low-income housing areas.
They serve nearly 20,000 families annually.

Mission Statement

Manna’s mission of ending hunger in Montgomery County through food distribution, education and advocacy is the guiding force of all we do.Manna’s vision is that our community is a place where all people at all times have access to safe, sufficient, nutritious food in order to lead fulfilling lives and contribute to making Montgomery County, Maryland a place where all live in dignity. How do we achieve this mission and vision? By increasing access to nutritious food for all those experiencing hunger and food insecurity. Through strengthening community food skills that empower healthy eating. In connecting the needy to resource providers and to each other. " *

*From the Manna Food Center website

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2020-12-06 15:40:48

I am interested in feeding a family in need a Christmas meal. I have family in the Olney area and I was hoping I could donate this meal in their name. We can not be together and I feel there are others who really need a little extra this year. I know I can at least do that

2021-02-17 16:59:37

Im in need of food for my self and my family I have 2 dogs and no money to travel disable.

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