Community Information

Richmond Hill Food Pantries

The River Fund's Food Pantry

Address: 89-11 Lefferts Blvd., Richmond Hill, NY 11418

Telephone: (718) 441-1125

The River Fund provides those in need with free on-site weekly emergency food pantry, clothing, personal care items, assistance with food stamp qualification, and referrals to additional services.

Office Hours : Mon. - Fri. : 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. ; Food Pantry Sat. 9:00 a.m.. - 1:00 p.m. (Line begins to form at 7:00 a.m.)


Holy Child Jesus Food Pantry/Outreach

Address: 112-06 86th Ave., Richmond Hill, NY 11418

Telephone: (718) 847-1860

Hours: Mondays & Thursdays between 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (excluding holidays)


St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry at St. Benedict Joseph Labre Rectory

Address: 94-40 118th St., South Richmond Hill, NY 11419

Telephone: (718) 849-4048

Hours: 2nd Thursday of the month, from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.

You must bring ID and proof of address.

Elohim Christian Church

Address: 87-47 111th St, Queens, NY 11418, Richmond Hill, NY 11418

Telephone: (718) 850-4566

Hours: Fridays from 8:30 or 9:00 a.m. (line begins to form at 7:00 a.m.) until 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. (whenever food runs out)


All local food pantries will take donations of fresh, canned or boxed non-perishable food. Please be generous if you are able to make a contribution. All items must be taken directly to the food pantry of your choice. P.S 51 Queens usually conducts an annual food drive in December.


Youthmarket Farm Stand/Grow NYC Opens In Forest Park, Richmond Hill

The Youthmarket will be open from Saturday, September 8, 2018 through Saturday, November 15, 2018. If this market is successful we will get a full-fledged Green Market in the future. Please support the Youth Market this Fall by buying all your produce there. The entrance to the Youthmarket is at the intersection of Myrtle Avenue and Park Lane South, between 108th and 109th Streets, at the Buddy Monument. Admission is free. Hours: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


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118-35 Queens Boulevard, 17th Floor

Forest Hills, NY 11375

Phone: (718) 544-8800