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  1. New Hope Baptist Church / Hermitage
    6010 New Hope Road
    Hermitage, 37076
    Davidson
    615-883-6709
    Open: Wed 5-6:15pm
    Site type: Food Box
  2. Salvation Army Magness Potter Center
    611 Stockell Street
    Nashville, 37207
    Davidson
    615-242-0411 ext. 225
    Open: Mon-Thurs 1-4pm
    Site type: Food Box
  3. Salvation Army / Area Command
    631 Dickerson Road
    Nashville, 37207
    Davidson
    615-242-0411
    Open: Daily
    Site type: Shelter
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Availability

We’re updating the Find Food tool daily. In these uncertain times, we encourage you to call ahead and confirm open times and dates. You’ll find information about additional food distributions below, including Emergency Food Box sites and a Mobile Pantry schedule. If you are having difficulty locating a food distribution near you, please email us here, and we’ll help you find the best option in your area.

Other Ways to Get Help

Emergency Food Box

Our Emergency Food Box (EFB) sites feed individuals and families in Davidson County on an urgent-need basis. An EFB provides two to three days of staple food items based on the number of members in each household. Use the map below to find one near you.

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Outreach

WHAT IS SNAP?
SNAP (formerly known as food stamps) is for people with low incomes, including working people, households with children, seniors, unemployed people, immigrant families, and people with disabilities. SNAP helps them buy the food they need for good health.

Second Harvest’s Benefits Outreach Counselor shares information about SNAP benefits, pre-screens potential participants, and helps people fill out the application. 

Second Harvest offers SNAP Outreach through our Emergency Food Box sites, Mobile Pantry distributions, and Partner Agencies. In FY20, our SNAP Outreach team helped complete more than 1,100 SNAP applications.

 The best way to apply for SNAP is online. If you need help applying for SNAP, you can call or text Second Harvest at 615-310-0752, or send us an email. We’re happy to help.

Other sources for emergency food and funds

Do you have school-aged children?

  • Has your child’s school given you information about Pandemic-EBT? If not, or if you want to know more, CLICK HERE

Are you dealing with COVID-related unemployment?

  • See if you qualify for emergency funds from the state of Tennessee CLICK HERE
  • See if you qualify for unemployment CLICK HERE

Having trouble finding assistance? 

  • Call 211 to explain your situation and be routed to the correct agency. 

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