Get Help With Food
Laurel residents (zip codes 20707, 20708, 20723, and 20724) can receive food and other items such as diapers and toiletries, if available, from LARS' food pantry once every 30 days (on your own schedule).
Make an appointment ONLINE or call our office at 301-776-0442 (Press Option 2).
LARS reserves the right to cancel or reschedule appointments as needed.
If you are a new client, please come prepared to your first visit with the following documents:
- Valid picture ID (adults 18 and older)
- Birth certificates (children 17 and younger)
- Social security cards for all household members
- Proof of residence to verify Laurel address
Donate Food & Other Items
LARS accepts non-perishable, non-expired food donations during business hours (MWF 9am-2pm and Monday evenings from 5-7:30pm). Please remember to check expiration dates and ensure that all food containers/packages are sealed before donating. LARS also accepts baby food, formula, diapers, and toiletries.
Download a list of our most needed food pantry items
Other types of donations accepted/not accepted
311 Laurel Ave
Laurel, MD 20707
CLIENT SERVICE HOURS:
Monday and Friday: By Appointment Only
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: No appointment needed, walk-in appointments are now available
(Clients wishing to schedule a Wednesday appointment can still do so)
DONATION DROP OFF HOURS:
Monday: 9:30AM - 1:30PM & 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Tuesday: 9:30AM - 1:30PM
Wednesday: 9:30AM- 1:30PM
Thursday: 9:30AM - 1:30PM
Friday: 9:30AM - 1:30PM
Please drive around to the back parking lot and ring the back doorbell and someone will assist you. Please do not leave donations outside or on the front porch. If you have any questions, please call Bethany Kerley at 301-776-0042 Ext 38 or send an e-mail.
Site Last Updated • September 13, 2022