Radiant Hands and various agencies provide funds and resources to the greatest in need in our community. On this page are list of links to organizations within our community that can help people in our community with information on food, health and documents to local agencies.

Alachua County Coalition for the Homeless and Hungry

The ACCHH is a coalition of people and agencies seeking to end homelessness in our communities. Our agencies work in coalition to maximize our efficiency and effectiveness in preventing homelessness and in restoring homeless people to housing. Our cooperation is encouraged by a federal funding requirement that community agencies work together to address the full continuum of causes, consequences, and solutions to homelessness.

Their resource booklet can be found at:

Catholic Charities

1717 NE 9th St.
Gainesville, FL
M-Th 10am-3pm; F 9am-12pm
Picture ID for over 18; Social Security card everyone in house

Gainesville Community Ministry

For over 40 years, Gainesville Community Ministry has provided emergency help and hope to families and individuals who are in crisis and lack the basic necessities of life.

Food boxes can be purchased by contacting Marge Pamphile:

Through Food Distribution:

Angel Food Ministries program replaced by Gaballi.Gaballi is a faith based non-denominational organization that sells to EVERYONE.

Gainesville Commmunity Ministry now accepts EBT for your purchases.  Cash, money orders, checks and EBT orders are processed at GCM office located at 238 SW 4th Ave. 

They are open from 9:00A - 2:45P Monday thru Thursdays.


Marge Pamphile
352-271-1115 (office)

Gainesville Community Ministry
238 SW 4th Ave.
Gainesville, FL 32601

U.S. Nutrition Assistance Programs

The USNA program that provides children and low-income people access to food, a healthful diet, and nutrition education. Please visit our website for more information.