Arlington Food Assistance Center

AFAC distributes groceries to over 2,400 families every week.

More than 35% of the people we serve are children.

Shining a Light on Hunger

You are invited to join the Arlington Food Assistance Center on March 26th as we Shine a Light on Hunger and honor those in our community – the many individuals, families, corporations, and community partners… Read More

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Spring Garden Kick-off

On March 7 at Arlington Central Library, Plot Against Hunger presents the 7th Annual Spring Garden Kick-off featuring speakers, knowledgeable practitioners, free seeds, and demonstrations of garden techniques. The kick-off is a great way to… Read More

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Census 2020

By completing the census, you can ensure Arlington receives the funding it needs to serve our community. Arlington County receives millions of federal dollars for transportation, SNAP (food stamps), free/reduced breakfast and lunch at Arlington… Read More

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two girls planting potato seedlings seated in the back of a farming machine

Ava’s Sweet Potato Project

Ava is a student at Thomas Jefferson Middle School. A few years back, she and her family grew and donated around 600 pounds of sweet potatoes to AFAC from her grandparents farm on the Northern… Read More

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