COIA’s food pantry is located at 7681 Southlake Parkway, Suite 730, Jonesboro, Georgia 30236. We serve residents by appointment only.
Mobile Food Drive
COIA’s mobile food drives are held in the parking lot of James Jackson Elementary School located at 7711 Mt. Zion Blvd. Jonesboro, Georgia 30236. However, this location is subject to change. Food distributions are held bi-monthly.
School Supply Giveaway
COIA provides school supplies as well as incentives for positive academic results to underserved students annually.
School Back Program
COIA, participates in the Back Pack Program with a school within the Clayton County School System. This program provides children with a nutritious and easy-to-prepare snack so they will have enough to eat on the weekends. During the week, bags of food are assembled and then distributed to the school on a monthly basis.
Flu Shot (Seasonal) Giveaway
COIA is poised to provide free flu shots to underserved residents beginning this fall.
Toys For Tots
Seeing gifts placed under the tree on Christmas morning can mean the world to a child. Unfortunately, not all children are so lucky. COIA works tirelessly each holiday season with the Toys For Tots Foundation to bring presents to underserved children who may otherwise not have anything to open.
Commodity Supplemental Food Program
Nationally, 1 in 12 senior households are at risk of hunger. This program prevents vulnerable seniors from having to choose between buying food OR buying their medicine. The Commodity Supplemental Food Program will assist low-income seniors citizens 65 years and older. This program is a USDA nutrition program that provides monthly food assistance to low-income seniors in Clayton, Country.