Nobody should go hungry when there is a bounty to be shared.


If you or your family are struggling, we can help.

Grove Christian Outreach Center operates a Food Pantry and Clothing Closet, both found at 8800 Pocahontas Trail in Williamsburg.

Residents and families in the Greater Williamsburg community are invited to visit our FREE FOOD PANTRY of nonperishable dry and canned goods weekly at the following times.

  • Mondays, 11am-2pm
  • Tuesdays, 1-6pm
  • Fridays, 9am-1pm

Diapers for small children, snack bags for kids and assorted cleaning and hygiene items also available.

We also have FRESH FOOD.

Our fresh food room filled with fruits, vegetables and breads is open during pantry hours. Special hours include the following:

  • Wednesday, 3 – 5:30 PM (No Pantry)

SUMMER LUNCH PROGRAM

  • Home delivery or pick up at the Center
  • School aged children in Grove neighborhoods
  • Registration at the Outreach Center starts in June – program runs June 24 -August 16, 2024.
  • Meals are delivered Mon, Tue, Wed, and Fri (We are closed Thursdays but two lunches will be delivered on Wednesdays!)
  • Households can register at the Front Desk at the Outreach Center for all eligible children.

BEFORE YOU COME  . . .

If you have never visited Grove Christian Outreach Center, please bring your proof of residency documents, such as a copy of a rent or lease statement or a utility bill. Your driver’s license and Social Security statement ARE NOT proof of residency documents.

Have DIETARY RESTRICTIONS?

We want to serve your needs! Call us at 757-887-1100.

Have TRANSPORTATION PROBLEMS?

If you need assistance getting food due to a lack of transportation or a physical impairment that prevents you from leaving home, call us at 757-887-1100.

 Have an EMERGENCY?

If you find yourself in an emergency situation outside of pantry hours, call us at 757-887-1100.

NEED CLOTHING?

Our free Clothing Closet is now focused on clothing for infants to middle school age children. We will also provide Coats for Children during winter months. Grove residents only. Adults needing clothing may visit our partners at FISH at 312 2nd Street in Williamsburg. 

The Clothing Closet is open at the following times:

  • Monday, 11 AM – 2 PM
  • Tuesday, 1 – 6 PM
  • Wednesdays by appointment only (call 757-887-1100 to schedule.)
  • Friday, 9 AM – 1 PM

Need FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE?

Financial assistance is available to residents in Greater Williamsburg by appointment only. Call 757-887-1100 to schedule an appointment.

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