Arlington Food Assistance Center

AFAC distributes groceries to over 2,300 families every week.

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

BbG 5k Obstacle Walk/Run

The 7th annual Body By Ginny 5k Obstacle Race for AFAC will be on Saturday, April 27 at 7:30am. Run, crawl and jump through the trails at Potomac Overlook Park to capture team ribbons and…

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Stamp Out Hunger

Each year, the National Association of Letter Carriers dedicates the 2nd Saturday of May to serving communities nationwide by collecting food to be delivered to local hunger organizations. In Arlington County, all food collected by letter carriers…

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Woman and grandson shopping for vegetables

Resources for Furloughed Workers

The partial federal government shutdown is impacting single adults, families, and children throughout the Washington region.  For Arlington residents, the Arlington Food Assistance Center (AFAC) is available to supply you with free supplemental groceries.  By providing…

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Help AFAC Stay Heart Healthy!

Help AFAC collect heart-healthy non-perishable foods.  Items like low-sodium soups, vegetables, and proteins (tuna, salmon, chicken, beans) will keep our families and senior clients eating warm meals throughout the winter months!  

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