Food Pantries and human service agencies around Charlotte County are providing food for struggling families. People can expect to find items, such as bread, baby food, perishable goods, and even holiday meals.
The following pantries are located at:
Mobile Food Pantries, Monday 10am -noon. 23400 Harold Ave, Port Charlotte, and Thursdays 10am - noon, 211 W Charlotte Ave, Punta Gorda. OR visit https://harrychapinfoodbank.org/food-locator/ for the most up to date information on times and locations.
The Charlotte County Homeless Coalition, 1476 Kenesaw St. Dial 941-627-4313. A hot meal will be provided, as well as placement into an emergency shelter in Charlotte County.
Charlotte County Human Services, 1050 Loveland Blvd, 941- 833-6500. Applications to food stamps or Surplus USDA commodities are available. The also provide information on assistance with rent, utilities, and bills.
God's Precious Gifts, 418 E Virginia Ave, Punta Gorda. 941-661-7332. They offer a Clients Choice Food Pantry on the third Saturday of every month.