Food Resources in Washington D.C. as of 5/22/2020
Schools that are distributing food to those with children in the D.C. school system:
Here is a list of schools distributing meals and groceries.
Columbia Heights Education Campus:
Meals for families with kids, with grocery bags on Fridays while supplies last
3101 16th Street, NW, Washington, DC, 20010 (202) 939-7700 Hours: Monday through Friday, 10am - 2pm Horario: lunes a viernes, 10AM - 2PM
Other Ward 1 food resources:
Grocery bags 1474 Columbia Road, NW Washington, DC, 20009 (202) 328-6608
Hours: Monday - Friday, 11am - 4pm, Saturdays, 10am - 2pm Horario: lunes a viernes, 11AM - 4PM. Sabado, 10AM - 2PM.
Grocery bags 1525 Newton Street, Nw Suite G1, Washington, DC, 20010 202-737-9311
Hours: Thursdays, 10am - 12:30pm Horario: jueves, 10am - 12:30pm
Bread for the City
Call 202-265-2400 or fill out the form below for delivery in 1-2 days. Deliveries are made Monday-Friday. Each time you sign up, you will receive one delivery. There is no limit to the number of times you can request food, but please do not fill this out more than once per day: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf_eTZqGvpleOsak4YiYXBD-upJNWvD9hMhHair_OlLcC2ifg/viewform
Ward 1 Mutual Aid
This is an all volunteer group of neighbors helping neighbors which take various requests including food and help with applying for benefits. (202) 681-9183
Food resources outside Ward 1:
Please click here for an Interactive Map of other D.C. options.
Assistance applying for unemployment:
Thrive DC - 202-737-9311
Samaritan Ministry of Greater Washington - (202) 722-2280 or (202) 793-2141
Ward 1 Mutual Aid - This is an all volunteer group of neighbors helping neighbors which take various requests including food and help with applying for benefits. (202) 681-9183.