Below is a list of the food banks in Brooklyn. It’s best to call ahead to check opening times, eligibility and availability.

If you know of any food banks that are not listed here, or found errors/incomplete information please contact us.

Act of Faith Ministries
141 Manhattan Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Phone number 718-596-8950
Call for hours of free food distribution services.

Basilica of Our Lady of Perpetual Help
Main address is 545 60th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11220
Call 718-492-9200

Bethesda Memorial Baptist Church
49 Cornelia Street
Brooklyn, NY 11221
A charity soup kitchen is offered.

Calvary Free Will Baptist Church
1520-30 Herkimer Street
Brooklyn, NY 11207
Main number is 718-485-4923

CCNS-Brooklyn West Family Center
191 Joralemon Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Provides limited emergency non-perishable food through a free food pantry.

Church of the Holy Spirit
1712 45th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11204
Tel: 718-722-6001
Offers food, groceries and maybe clothing to anyone in need.

Crossover Baptist Church Community Outreach Help Center.
358 Kosciusko Street
Brooklyn, NY 11221
Tel: 718-452-4653

Cuyler Warren United Methodist Church
Location 450 Warren Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217
Phone – 718-875-8502
Food and clothing closet assistance for those in need of help in NYC area.

Fort Greene Hugh Gilroy Senior Center
447 Kingsborough 4th Walk 2nd Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11233
Tel: 718-756-8400
Groceries are distributed to families. Elderly or disabled people are eligible, and crisis situations prioritized.

Isaiah’s Temple of Mt. Hope
862 Glenmore Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11208
Telephone – 718-850-1499
Emergency food assistance for those in need who live in designated service areas.

Middle Collegiate Church
50 East 7th Street
New York, NY 10003
Phone – 212-477-0666

Kings Bay Y Senior Center
3643 Nostrand Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11229
Food and clothing provided, including possible home delivered meals. Caregivers can be offered help as wheel. Get information about services such as Meals on Wheels, workshop and classes for seniors, and it may serve as a cooling station in the summer.

Make the Road New York
Address is 301 Grove Street
Brooklyn, NY 11237
Call 718-418-7690
The non-profit provides food and clothing. May also have a hot meal on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

Mission Assembly Pentecostal
Location is 118 Bushwick Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11206

My Brother’s Keepers Those Who Care, Inc.
1770 Flatbush Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11210
Provides a free food pantry to people in need living in service area. Assistance is provided up to once every four months or so.

New Hope Pentecostal Church of Jesus Christ
1838 Park Place
Brooklyn, NY 11233
Main phone 646-626-1827

Our Lady of Mercy Church
Location – 680 Mother Gaston Blvd
Brooklyn, NY 11212
Tel: 718-346-3166

St. Augustine American Catholic Church
298 Schenectady Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11213
Telephone number is 718-773-1338

St. John’s Bread and Life Program
795 Lexington Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11221
Address – 718-574-0058
Offers food boxes, holiday meals, Thanksgiving baskets, and more. The non-profit may also provide clothing vouchers to be used for needed items.

St. Therese of Lisieux RC Church
Location is 4410 Avenue D
Brooklyn, NY 11203
Tel: 718-451-0683

The Salvation Army Bushwick
1151 Bushwick Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11221
Tel: 718-455-4102
A leading social service agency offers assistance with free food and clothing. Some limited financial support may be offered. Also get referrals for medical care, dental and eye care. Additional assistance includes programs such as Angel Tree.

The Salvation Army Sunset Park Corps
520 50th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11220
Tel: 718-438-1771

Triumphant Full Gospel Assembly
889 Rutland Road
Brooklyn, New York 11203
Tel: 718-774-4696
Provides an emergency food pantry for nearby Brooklyn residents with low income. May offer a few day supply of food.

Vaad Hakol Crown Heights
1276 President Street
Brooklyn, NY 11213
Tel: 718-756-2203

Zichron Acheinu Levy Menachem Tzion
928 44th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11219
Tel: 347-742-0552

The House of David Church
747-749 Hendrix Street
Brooklyn, NY 11207
Call 516-301-6306

Cornerstone Baptist Food Pantry
562-74 Madison Street
Brooklyn, New York 11221
Telephone – 718-789-0946

Haitian Evangelical Clergy
1488 New York Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11210
Tel: 347-444-8661
Offers food pantry and clothing assistance. Food and clothing is based on availability, limited fresh perishables and frozen food may be available as well as emergency grocery boxes. Also has culturally sensitive holiday meals.

Mt. Calvary Baptist Church
Main address is 560 Rogers Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11225
Provides grocery store vouchers and a food pantry which may be used to purchase fresh perishable items only.

Newman Memorial United Methodist Church
257 Macon Street
Brooklyn, NY 11216
Tel: 718-622-7955
Serves hot meals from soup kitchen.

St. Cecilia’s Gift of Love Food Pantry
23 Monitor Street
Brooklyn, NY 11222
Tel: 718-866-7486

Christian Cultural Center
1400 Linden Blvd
Brooklyn, NY 11212
Offers food to people of all religions and backgrounds.