Volunteers run back and forth pulling wagons with groceries for people in need during Buck Mountain Episcopal Church's food pantry on the last Tuesday of January in Earlysville. The pantry is open on the fourth Tuesday of every month, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m., and on the second Wednesday of every month, from 3:00 to 4:30 p.m. with no questions asked.
Cultivate Charlottesville, in collaboration with the City of Charlottesville and other groups, launched a new 24/7 food security text line to get information about free food sources in the community. Individuals can text "FOOD" or "COMIDA" to (844) 947-6518 as the line is available in English and Spanish. The line provides direct food resource information to residents of Charlottesville, Albemarle, Augusta, Buckingham, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, and Nelson.
Envíe un mensaje de texto con la palabra COMIDA al número 844.947.6518 para información sobre los recursos alimentarios gratuitos. Se aplican cargos normales de mensajes de texto.