News & Announcements

Manna Closed on Thanksgiving -To Reopen Monday

All Manna Food Center sites are closed on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday November 27th and the day following Thanksgiving Friday November 28th. Manna will reopen at 8:00am on Monday December 1st. Please call the referral office between the hours of 9am and 3pm to speak... click for more

Check Out New Manna Video on You Tube

Thanks to the GivingLibrary, we were able to produce a new video explaining the need for our work in Montgomery County.  View this 2 minute overview of how together we are helping our neighbors. click for more

New! Manna Choice Pantry!

Manna Food Center has added an additional distribution site! Schedule your monthly food pick up at Colesville Presbyterian Church Pantry in Silver Spring and you can choose from a variety of food items. 4th Friday of every month 3:00pm - 7:00pm Colesville... click for more

Manna Food Center to Implement a County-Wide Food Recovery Model for Montgomery County, MD.

Manna Food Center to Implement a County-Wide Food Recovery Model for Montgomery County, MD. For Immediate Release:   05/12/2014   Contact Information: Manna Food Center, Mark Foraker, Director of... click for more

New Spanish Language Voice Mail

Manna Food Center has instituted a Spanish language voice mail line. All calls should continue to come to our main office line 301.424.1130. During business hours, (Monday through Friday: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm), those who speak Spanish as a primary language will be... click for more

Nuevo Sistema Para Clientes que Hablan Español

Manna Food Center ha establecido una línea de voz en Español. Todas las llamadas deben continuar a venir a nuestra oficina principal - 301.424.1130. Sin embargo, los trabajadores o voluntarios bilingües ayudarán a estos clientes. Si una persona bilingüe no está... click for more

Winter Weather Updates

As a reminder to our clients and volunteers, Manna Food Center will close if the Montgomery County Government is closed. We follow the County Government, not the County Schools regarding closures. In consideration of staff, volunteer and client safety, Manna may... click for more

Help Neighbors Sign up for SNAP/Food Stamps & More

Our friends at Maryland Hunger Solutions will host “SNAP” application assistance at four Montgomery DHHS Community Action Agency Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) sites this tax season. The y need trained volunteers to work with applicants in... click for more

Manna Featured in "The Unseen Montgomery"

Manna is highly featured in the Montgomery County Media's new program,  "The Unseen Montgomery ." This excellent feature show takes a look at hunger and poverty here in Montgomery County, highlighting many of the local nonprofits like Manna who strive... click for more

Weekend Distribution on 2nd Saturday of Every Month

The struggling economy continues to make it difficult for thousands of Montgomery County residents to put food on the table. Manna Food Center is responding to this increased need by adding a new weekend food distribution option. The next weekend... click for more


Upcoming Events

Second Saturday Food Distribution - December

Date(s): Sat, December 13, 2014
Manna will be open on Saturday, December 13th from 11:30am to 1:30pm. You must register by 3:00pm Friday, December 12th to pickup food on Saturday the 13th. Manna Food Center is open on the... click for more