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Community resources

  • By The Newnan Times-Herald
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  • Mar. 26, 2020 - 8:29 PM

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BTG Community Outreach


19 First Avenue, Newnan

General distribution: Saturday, 8 a.m.

Hot meals: Tuesday and Thursday, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Food needs:

Canned meals (pasta, soups)

Canned meats

Canned fruit

Peanut butter and jelly

Shelf-stable milk

Rice, pasta and dried beans

Spaghetti sauce

Individual breakfast and snack items

Cereal and granola

Small drinks (water, sports drinks, juice)

Drink flavor packs

Non-food needs:

Feminine hygiene products

Adult protective underwear




Paper goods (napkins, cups, to-go boxes)

Bags (grocery, reusable, paper)

School supplies

Coweta Pregnancy Services


29 Brown Street, Newnan

Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (closed noon-1 p.m.)


Diapers of all sizes



Baby food


Children’s clothing (newborn to size 6)

I-58 Mission


2450 Highway 85, Senoia

Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Meals on Wheels of Coweta County


8 Savannah Street, Newnan


Fruit cups

Grape juice (64-ounce bottle)

Cranberry juice (64-ounce bottle)

Sliced peaches

Sliced pears

Black-eyed peas

Pinto beans

Sliced carrots

Instant mashed potatoes

Quart-sized zipper bags

One Roof Ecumenical Outreach


255 Temple Ave, Newnan

Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 1-4 p.m.

The Real Life Center


975 Hwy. 74 N., Tyrone

Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to noon; Thursday 5-7 p.m.

Salvation Army


670 Jefferson Street, Newnan

Tuesday and Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to noon

Food pantries

Palmetto Community Food Pantry

548 Main St., Palmetto, GA 30268

Mondays, 4:30-6 p.m.

(Families in Palmetto and the Arbor Springs Elementary School district)

Whitesburg United Methodist Church

480 Church Road, Whitesburg

First and third Tuesdays, 9:30-11 a.m.

(Whitesburg area)

Free meals for children

Weekdays, 11 a.m. to noon, at the following locations:

• Newnan High School, 190 LaGrange Street, Newnan

• Arnco-Sargent Elementary School, 2449 Hwy. 16, Newnan

• Ruth Hill Elementary School, 57 Sunset Lane, Newnan

• Jefferson Parkway Elementary School, 154 Millard Farmer Industrial Boulevard, Newnan

• Smokey Road Middle School, 965 Smokey Road, Newnan

• Winston Dowdell Academy, 1 Fairmont School Road, Newnan

• East Coweta High School, 400 Sharpsburg-McCollum Road, Sharpsburg.

Breakfasts and lunches are provided for children ages 18 and under, or 21 and under for youths with special needs. Any child present at any site will be served, regardless of enrollment or where they attend school. For special dietary needs, call Keshia Williams at 404-971-5198.

Backpack Buddies


96 Werz Industrial Boulevard, Newnan

Food distribution at school meal service sites on Fridays


Pop-top soup

Pop-top ravioli or other canned pasta

Ramen noodles

Boxed macaroni and cheese

Cereal bars

Peanut butter in plastic 15-ounce jars

Pop-top canned vegetables

Grits and oatmeal packets

Individual cereal boxes

Water bottles

Peanut butter or cheese crackers