Food Pantry

For over 20 years Hillside Presbyterian Church has been providing food for the community via the Atlanta Community Food Bank, other organizations and individual donations. 

Families and individuals Served in 2019:

January:    133 families/382 individuals served; 3783 pounds of food distributed
February:  129 families/381 individuals served; 3897 pounds of food distributed 
March:  121 families/305 individuals served; 3265 pounds of food distributed 
April:   138 families/365 individuals served; 3826 pounds of food distributed
May:  126 families/366 individuals served; 3529 pounds of food distributed
June:  115 families/345 individuals served; 3343 pounds of food distributed
July:  177 families/507 individuals served; 5025 pounds of food distributed 
August:  179 families/521 individuals served; 5125 pounds of food distributed 
September:  144 families/427 individuals served; 4576 pounds of food distributed
October:  167 families/480 individuals served; 4643 pounds of food distributed
November:  168 families/522 individuals served; 5006 pounds of food distributed
December:  123 families/365 individuals served; 3869 pounds of food distributed


The Food Pantry needs: canned meats (chicken, tuna, salmon, sardines, vienna sausages, potted meat, etc.), breakfast cereal, pasta, pasta sauce, canned fruit, peanut butter, canned soup …and we can always use your spare shopping bags. If you want to donate any of these items, please bring them to the Hillside Presbyterian Church office.

The Food Pantry also needs donations of whole grain and wheat bread.  Please bring sliced or whole loaves of bread on first Sunday to the church narthex. In John 6:35, Jesus declared, "I am the bread of life, whoever comes to me shall not hunger,..." 

If you are interested in volunteering in the Food Pantry, please contact the Outreach Ministry at (404) 289.3092.   Your donations and service will be a blessing to many who rely on your generosity.