Find a Food Bank Near Me

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  1. Sparta White Co Help Center
    20 North Main Street P.O. Box 551
    Sparta, 38583
    White
    931-836-2329
    Open: Mon-Fri 1-4 pm; Sat 9am-12pm
    Site type: Food Box / Mobile Pantry
  2. Hendersonville Samaritan
    116 Dunn Street
    Hendersonville, 37075
    Sumner
    615-824-7105
    Open: Mon-Thurs 9am-4pm; Fri 9am-1pm
    Site type: Food Box / Community Backpack
  3. Bethpage United Methodist Church
    3140 Highway 31E
    Bethpage, 37022
    Sumner
    615-841-3761
    Open: 2nd & 4th Thurs 9am-11am
    Site type: Food Box
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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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