Food Pantry

pantry produce

During this time of Covid concerns the Food Pantry will remain open with our usual operating schedule of M, W, F from 10-1.  Only one person will be allowed inside at a time and other social distancing and safety measures will be in place for everyone’s benefit.

Community Helping Place’s Food Pantry is the flagship program offered by our agency. Operating of our Rock House location, we strive to address hunger in Lumpkin County by providing food to over 258 local families each month.
In 2019 we:

  • Served 3094 families representing 9081 family members; including 1028  seniors.

  • Distributed 260,229 pounds of food

  • 3,151 volunteer hours from 430 individuals

Our hours are: Monday, Wednesday, & Friday 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Phone: 706-867-9621 ext. 309

1127 Hwy 52
Dahlonega, GA 30533

To schedule an appointment to receive assistance call or email our Director of Client Services, Debi Holloway:
706-867-9621 ext. 303 ,

If you would like to contribute to our Food Pantry a list of items that are needed this week is below:

  • Jelly

  • Canned Fruit

  • Dry Beans

  • Canned Beans ( NOT green beans)


Personal Care Items Needed:

  • Shampoo
  • Conditioner
  • Body Wash
  • Deodorant
  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrushes
  • Laundry Detergent

If you would like to make a monetary donation to our food pantry you can make do so on our site and Donate Here, or you can write a check payable to Community Helping Place with Food Pantry on the memo line. Checks can be mailed to:

P.O. Box 712
Dahlonega, GA 30533

Thank you for your support!


CHP’s food pantry is fully stocked, staffed and always ready to serve the community!