News & Announcements


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

2014 Farmers Markets

Date(s): Tue, July 08, 2014 - Sat, November 15, 2014
This year Manna Food Center is partnering with seven Montgomery County Farmers Markets to bring fresh, local produce to those experiencing hunger in our community. Manna pays a small stipend to... click for more

Second Saturday Food Distibution

Date(s): Sat, August 09, 2014
Manna will be open on Saturday, August 9 from 11:30am to 1:30pm. You must register by 3:00pm Friday, August 8 to pickup food on Saturday the 9th. Manna Food Center is open on the second Saturday... click for more

5th Annual "Bake a Bethesda Pie" Contest

Date(s): Sun, August 31, 2014
Enter the 5th Annual "Bake a Bethesda Pie" contest at Bethesda Central Farm Market on Sunday, August 31, 2014 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am. There will be three divisions: adult,... click for more