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We serve dinner 6:00 — 7:30 each evening, please join us!

For help with Groceries, please call the hotline


Having Trouble Applying for SNAP (Food Stamps) Benefits?
Catholic Charities of Baltimore has launched a bilingual SNAP telephone hotline to assist with SNAP applications. Help is available by calling the bilingual SNAP hotline at 667-600-2291, 8:30 AM–5:00 PM, Monday–Friday.

​about US​




Since 1976, volunteers at FISH of Laurel, Inc. have focused their energy to passionately advocate for the homeless and low-income people in Laurel, Maryland. Browse our website and find out how you can contribute — through donations of food, money, or time — to helping someone in need. 

Welcome to our website. We continue to update features and information regularly, so please visit us frequently.

Other ways to donate:

 CHECK — Mail checks to:
FISH of Laurel, Inc,
PO Box 36
Laurel, MD 20725-0036

COMBINED FEDERAL CAMPAIGN — To designate payroll-deducted contributions to FISH of Laurel, use code 44338.

Fish Of Laurel Inc

We are a nonprofit 501(c)(3), all-volunteer food pantry and soup kitchen in Prince George's County, Maryland. We serve homeless and low-income people in the greater Laurel area. We operate entirely with private and public donations of food and financial and volunteer assistance.

Want to Volunteer with us?

Click here to fill out a form, and a volunteer will send you more info.

When shopping online at, please use the link above. Amazon will donate a portion of your sale price to FISH of Laurel, Inc. THANK YOU!​

Contact us

Find your inner power by helping others

Hunger isn't seasonal, which is why year-round food drives are so important. Our clients depend on your generosity. You can also devote an afternoon to stocking our pantry and meeting face-to-face the families we help.

food donations

Note: The following information applies only to kitchen food donations. Due to health regulations, we cannot accept any donations of raw meat or seafood.

Give to a kitchen volunteer at the back entrance of Elizabeth House at 308 Gorman Avenue, Laurel, MD, between 4:30 and 5:30 pm every day.

food drives - FOOD PANTRY

Note: Due to health regulations, our food pantry can only accept donations of non-perishable food.

Click the blue button above and your message will be forwarded to our food pantry coordinator. She will contact you and arrange a date and time when volunteers will be available to receive your organization's food donation.


  • Nightly hot meals for anyone in need at Elizabeth House
  • Bag lunches for dinner clients to take away at the end of their meal
  • Special seasonal food assistance during the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays
  • Helpline available for requesting assistance from our food pantry and financial assistance for utilities and medications
  • More information available via Ask the Webmaster .  Request information on volunteering, donations, and food drives, or simply ask a question.

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​urgent needs



FISH of Laurel, Inc. filed their latest IRS Form 990. As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, this document is available for review by anyone who's interested. To request an electronic copy of our Form 990, please fill in the SEND A MESSAGE form. If you prefer a paper copy, please provide your mailing address and we'll mail it via USPS First Class mail.

Hope in Action

Food drives! We desperately need diapers (all sizes), baby wipes, 1 or 2 lb. bags of rice, and elbow macaroni.  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we need your help keeping our food pantry shelves stocked as the need for food assistance is greater than ever right now. Please consider donating what you can or hosting a food drive for us. Click here  for a list of items that we always need.

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FISH of Laurel, Inc.

Elizabeth House

PO Box 36

Laurel, MD 20725-0036 USA