List of Community Resources

List of Community Resources
Posted on 04/07/2020
Community Resoruces

Food

Mountain of the Lord
FOOD PANTRIES - 3RD SATURDAY
Offers a food pantry for individuals and families in need (Bring own bags)
1477 Copley Road | Akron, OH 44320 | (330) 873-9793

The UU Church of Akron
Provides a community meal on the 4th Saturday of every month from 12:00-1:30PM.
Guests are also invited to take home a variety of items, including fresh produce and non-perishable food, toiletries, and other essential household items.
3300 Morewood Rd | Fairlawn, OH 44333 | (330) 836-2206

United way of Summit County
EMERGENCY FOOD CLEARINGHOUSES (FOOD PANTRY REFERRAL LINE)
Schedules appointments to receive a 3-day emergency supply of food at participating food pantries for individuals and families in need.
37 North High Street | Akron, OH 44308 | (330) 376-4850

Church on the Boulevard in Kenmore
FOOD PANTRIES - MONDAY
Provides a food pantry for people in need in the Kenmore neighborhood of Akron and surrounding communities.
754 Kenmore Boulevard | Akron, OH 44314 | (330) 745-8634

First Faith Development
FOOD PANTRIES - MONDAY THURSDAY
Provides a food pantry to households in need.
790 Easter Avenue | Akron, OH 44307 | (330) 252-0671

Good Samaritan Hunger Center-Summit Lake
FOOD PANTRIES - LAST 3 THURSDAYS
Provides groceries and homemade soup at Summit Lake Community Center to the first 100 registered individuals in need.
380 West Crosier Street | Akron, OH 44311 | (330) 864-8520
www.goodsamaritanhungercenter.org

Pearl's Pantry

FOOD PANTRIES - 3RD FRIDAY (ARLINGTON MEMORIAL BAPTIST CHURCH FOOD BANK - TUESDAY)
Provides a food pantry and limited household products to individuals and households of Summit County at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Level.
2095 Romig Road | Akron, OH 44320 | (330) 634-3553

Saint Paul Holiness Church of God
FOOD PANTRIES - LAST 3 SUNDAYS
Offers a food pantry for individuals and families in need.
745 Wolf Ledges Parkway | Akron, OH 44311 | (216) 780-0025

Revolving Doors
FOOD PANTRIES - BY APPOINTMENT MONDAY AND WEDNESDAY
Provides food to individuals and households of Summit County at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Level. May receive assistance once every 30 days.
Confidential Address | (234) 900-9901

Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank
FOOD PANTRIES - 4TH THURSDAY
Provides a food distribution to individuals and households of Summit County at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Level.
350 Opportunity Parkway | Akron, OH 443072234 | (855) 560-0850

Salvation Army - Summit County
RED SHIELD FOOD DISTRIBUTION - 2ND WEDNESDAY JANUARY TO NOVEMBER
Provides a food distribution to individuals and households of Summit County at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Level. Available on the 2nd Wednesday of every month (except December) from 10:00am to 12:00pm at the House of the Lord located at 1650 Diagonal Road in Akron (44320).
(330) 762-8481 Voice Salvation Army Main Administrative Office
Rebecca.baker@use.salvationarmy.org
www.salvationarmyakron.org

Akron Urban League
The Akron Urban League has partnered with Good Samaritan Hunger center to provide weekly food distributions. On the final three Thursdays of each month, individuals may receive a 3 day supply of food on a first come, first served basis.
440 Vernon Odom Blvd, Akron, Ohio 44307 | (330)434-3101.

Open M
FOOD PANTRIES - 3RD FRIDAY JANUARY TO NOVEMBER
Provides a monthly food distribution for people in need. Serves residents of Summit County at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Level. Much of the food provided is perishable. Offered through a partnership with the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank.
941 Princeton Street | Akron, OH 44311 | (330) 434-0110

 

Housing/Shelter

Haven Of Rest - Harvest Home
Provides a temporary place to stay for women and children who have no permanent housing. Harvest Home can accommodate up to 58 women and children. The length of stay is generally from 3 to 6 months. Supportive and rehabilitation services include meal
24 North Prospect Street | Akron, OH 44304 | (330) 434-1149

Family Promise of Summit County
HOMELESS SHELTER FOR FAMILIES (FAMILY PROMISE OF SUMMIT COUNTY)
Provides shelter and supportive services for homeless families including dual parent households with children and single parent families. Services are available for up to 30 days. Provides case management, permanent housing searches and employment
111 East Voris Street | Akron, OH 44311 | (330) 615-0577

ACCESS, INC.
HOMELESS SHELTER FOR WOMEN AND WOMEN WITH CHILDREN
Provides emergency housing, meals, laundry facilities and supportive services for up to 30 days. Other services for residents include children's programming, onsite health assessments, transportation, case management and crisis counseling, assessment .
230 West Market Street | Akron, OH 44303 | (330) 376-6660

Battered Women's Shelter of Summit and Medina County
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SHELTERS: Provides a 156-bed temporary emergency shelter for women, men and youth who have been impacted by domestic violence/abuse.
974 East Market Street | Akron, OH 443052445 | (330) 374-1111

Internet  

Spectrum Internet Assist
Offering 30 Mbps internet with no data cap and no contract for $14.99/mo. for up to 30 Mbps.
1-855-542-6651.

Access from AT&T
Offering low-cost wireline home Internet service to qualifying households up to 10 Mbps at $5-$10 per month.

 

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