COVID-19 Food Access Updates

COVID-19: Food Access Updates

Check back regularly; updates added as they are received & statuses may change

Page last updated: 3/31/2020, 7:30 pm

 

 

Central Baptist Church

Open as usual for pantry. Not delivering meals on Saturday at this time.

Colonial Heights Baptist Church

No changes to schedule.

Colonial Heights Christian Church

Food Pantry remains open on Mondays during their regular hours, which are from 8:00 – 9:30 on Mondays.

Crossroads United Methodist Church

No changes to schedule.

First Baptist Church, Blountville

No changes to schedule.

First Broad Street United Methodist Church

Friendship Diner will serve breakfast from 7-8 am on Saturday (March 28) and Sunday (March 29) under the First Presbyterian Church Breezeway.

Food Pantry will remain open on Monday, only as drive-thru, 9-11 am.

Full Gospel Mission Kitchen of Hope

Serving meals in to-go boxes.

Gravelly Baptist Church

No changes to schedule.

Help & Hope Ministries

CLOSED at this time.

Heritage First Church of God

CLOSED Thursday, April 2.

OPEN Friday (9 am – 12 noon), April 3.

Open regular hours (9 am – 12 noon) on Thursdays, beginning April 9.

Higher Ground Baptist Church

No changes to schedule; limiting number of people inside at one time.

Home-Delivered Meals (FTAAAD)

No changes; meals continue to be delivered.

Hope Helps

No changes to schedule, but running low on food.

Hunger First

No changes to schedule, but running low on food.

Ketron Memorial United Methodist Church 

Open: Drive-thru.

Kingsport City Schools

CLICK HERE for ALL DETAILS, INCLUDING SCHOOLS & DISTRIBUTION LOCATIONS

The KCS School Nutrition Services department will be providing free breakfast and lunch to any child age 18 or under on all weekdays when school would have been in session.

Kingsport Farmer’s Market

As of March 16, Kingsport has suspended all city-sponsored programs and events indefinitely. Our current plan is to open the season on Saturday, May 2.

This is subject to change as the city receives further recommendations from the Sullivan County Regional Health Department and the CDC.

We are compiling a list of some of our regular vendors, complete with what they’re selling and how you can contact them to get some for yourself. We’ll update the list as we receive more!

Check it out here: https://bit.ly/KFM_Vendors

Thank you for your understanding as we do our part to help slow the spread of COVID-19 in our community.

Kingsport Senior Center Congregate Meal Site

Serving meals in to-go boxes; no sit-down meals.

Kiwanis Towers Congregate Meal Site

Serving meals in to-go boxes; no sit-down meals.

Meals on Wheels of Kingsport

Meals on Wheels of Kingsport is cooking and delivering meals.

Rock Springs UMC

Open on regular schedule; serving as drive-thru.

Salvation Army

No changes to food pantry days/hours.

Serving meals in to-go boxes; no sit-down meals.

Scott County Schools

Any person under the age of 18 may receive food assistance, regardless of state of residence:

Second Harvest Mobile Food Pantries

No changes to schedule.

Shades of Grace

Serving daily breakfast and Sunday lunch meals in to-go boxes; no sit-down meals.

St. Paul’s Episcopal Food Pantry

CLOSED: April 1.

The Pantry will be open on April 8, 9:30 – 11:00, with social distancing methods in place.

Sullivan County Schools

School Closure Meal Service:​      Spanish Version

Waverly Road Presbyterian Church

Food Pantry will be open on Fridays, regular hours (10 am – noon). Bags will be distributed outside the Fellowship Hall door under the awning off Prospect Drive.