• 5/19/2020 In town food for families:

    Frank DeLuca YMCA

    3200 SE 17th St


    Food Distribution dates and times:

    Wednesday, May 20th from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

    Thursday, May 28th from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon


    • 4/21/2020  In town food for families:Salvation Army 2901 NE 14th St. Ocala - Between 1-4 pm  (Hot meals will also be available)


    • 4/16/2020 - In town food for families:

      This week:  Drive thru free food pick-up 

         Interfaith Emergency Services

         435 NW 2nd St

          1:00 pm - 4:00 p.m. 

      Next week

      Salvation Army  (location to be updated)

      Operation Compassion at Wings of Faith Fellowship

      5066 SE 6th Ave Rd

      Wednesdays (time not determined yet)

    • 4/14/2020 - Please refer to this website for information about a new program involving SNAP recipients and online  grocery shopping https://myflfamilies.com/covid19/access.shtml
    • 4/7/2020 - Financial Assistance
      • Interfaith and the Marion County Homeless Council recently received grant money from United Way to help people in Marion County that have been totally laid off or had their hours reduced by 50% or more - due to COVID-19. Eligible applicants can apply for up to $1,000 for rent, mortgage and/or utilities assistance. Required documentation includes a verification letter from employer, pay stubs, lease, recent statement (and more). For more information contact Interfaith at (352) 629-8868 x200 or the Marion County Homeless Council at (352) 732-1369. Please note, this funding is ONLY for those that can verify their employer laid them off or reduced their hours by 50% or more. PLEASE CALL FIRST for details. We appreciate your patience, as we are trying to assist as many people as we can. Special thanks to United Way of Marion County for their assistance with this grant. It is a blessing for so many!