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Jan 27, 2011
 
does anyone know where they are around here?
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Portsmouth, OH

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I would suggest looking in the phone book and calling around.
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Jan 27, 2011
 

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Go to job and family services they can give you a complete list of them
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There are some in Portsmouth. I made a contribution to the Salvation Army Pantry around late summer. They seem to be a great organization. I was shocked to hear the number of people they help in a given week. They help over 100 families a week, if anyone wants to donate, I am sure they would greatly appreciate it. For the person who asked, it is close to Kroger.
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Hello Mt. Zion Church 16th street West Portsmouth has a food panty and they are open tomorrrow Jan. 28th from 1-3 must show proof of residence!
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Jan 27, 2011
 

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On the 3rd Thursday of the month there are 5 of them.
1. The Potter's house in Sciotoville.. across from the First Stop in a little white building.

2. The Catholic church in New Boston..coming from Sciotoville it is on the right before you get to CVS .

3. The Homeless Shelter

4. Open Arms 1421 Waller St.

5. Lss Mobile Food Pantry 5600 Junior Furnace-Powells Rd. Go out 522 until you come to a sharp curve and it is on your right. Reservations will be given a week in advance. Call one week prior to pantry day (3rd Thursday of the month) on Mon, Wed and Fri from 7a-4p and Tues, and Thurs from 7a-8p. 1-877-704-3663.

These are the ones that I know of. I hope that I have been of some help.
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Jan 28, 2011
 
moreinfo wrote:
On the 3rd Thursday of the month there are 5 of them.
1. The Potter's house in Sciotoville.. across from the First Stop in a little white building.

2. The Catholic church in New Boston..coming from Sciotoville it is on the right before you get to CVS .

3. The Homeless Shelter

4. Open Arms 1421 Waller St.

5. Lss Mobile Food Pantry 5600 Junior Furnace-Powells Rd. Go out 522 until you come to a sharp curve and it is on your right. Reservations will be given a week in advance. Call one week prior to pantry day (3rd Thursday of the month) on Mon, Wed and Fri from 7a-4p and Tues, and Thurs from 7a-8p. 1-877-704-3663.

These are the ones that I know of. I hope that I have been of some help.
The Catholic Church is St Monica's Catholic Church. The building is behind the church.
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Columbus, OH

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Jan 28, 2011
 
thanks
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Jan 28, 2011
 
God's Pantry is in the basement of Second Presbyterian Church, across from PHS on Waller. It is opened on Wednesdays from 10AM-2PM. It is a choice pantry - you choose what you want from shelves. Bring SSN for all members of the family and proof of residence in Scioto County. They also have emergency food bags.
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Portsmouth, OH

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Jan 28, 2011
 
There are 14 food pantries in scioto county. You're bound to find one to meet your needs. Call around.
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Marion, OH

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Jan 28, 2011
 
know of any in the wheelersburg area near bihl lane? I don't have a car so would have to walk to where ever it is
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Columbus, OH

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Feb 1, 2011
 
The Cornerstone Nazarene has a food pantry on Fridays from 9 am to 2 pm
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Columbus, OH

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Feb 1, 2011
 
Cornerstone is on the hill in Wheelerburg close to Tan Lan pool
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Portsmouth, OH

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Feb 6, 2011
 
moreinfo wrote:
On the 3rd Thursday of the month there are 5 of them.
1. The Potter's house in Sciotoville.. across from the First Stop in a little white building.
2. The Catholic church in New Boston..coming from Sciotoville it is on the right before you get to CVS .
3. The Homeless Shelter
4. Open Arms 1421 Waller St.
5. Lss Mobile Food Pantry 5600 Junior Furnace-Powells Rd. Go out 522 until you come to a sharp curve and it is on your right. Reservations will be given a week in advance. Call one week prior to pantry day (3rd Thursday of the month) on Mon, Wed and Fri from 7a-4p and Tues, and Thurs from 7a-8p. 1-877-704-3663.
These are the ones that I know of. I hope that I have been of some help.
There is also one in McDermott at the little white church on the hill. Open on Thursday morning to around 2pm. They usually have bread, donuts and stuff from Kroger's and Tim Horton's along with pantry items like soup, noodles, cereal, and frozen meat like sausage. You would be surprised how many people come and are eligible for help. You can come one time per month and must register each time.
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Portsmouth, OH

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Feb 6, 2011
 
is there any more close to westside or in town?
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Feb 6, 2011
 

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these low life people go from food pantry to food pantry loading their trunks and they also get a food card for the family for a month when they stock up each week they sell their food card or should I say they go in the store with someone let them pick what they want and out side they get cash and they walk away with a hundred dollars worth of food for 50 cash, Now you see how the system works around here ?
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Portsmouth, OH

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How about you go out and get a job like the rest of us instead of asking for a hand-out. You welfare piece of shit!!!
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You know what, I do have a job. So does my husband. We don't get benefits from ODJFS. Sometimes, there are unexpected expenses (car repairs, doctor's visits, prescriptions, home repairs) and yes I have used the pantries in the past because I had to deplete what money I had in savings and grocery monies as well. So think twice before you judge. Yes, there are people who abuse the system by selling their food card. Not every person who uses the food pantry is one of them. I hope that you never have to go to one as it is an awful realization that unless you ask for charity, your children will go hungry until your next paycheck comes in.
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excuse me the cps and police dept gave me 2 girls and they don't get foodstamp,but i live off veteran benifits and we are barely making it, i need all the help i can get, these kids are hungry im a grandmother who tries her best to make sure they are feed so please don't get upset with me for asking a question about food cause i need it.im doing the best i can with what little i get.
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If you are someone in need of food don't be ashamed to go to one of the food banks. I know my church has one in Wheelersburg and we are so glad taht we can help someone in need. Don't go hungry because of pride. And yes, there are some abusers of the system but that is not for us to judge.

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