Area Community Resources

The Hill Country Community Needs Council

needs council picAWith loving hearts and helping hands, the Needs Council identifies, establishes, and administers services that address the basic unmet needs of people in Gillespie County. The Needs Council Building is located on the west side of Fredericksburg at 209 South Acorn Street. Their phone number is (830) 997-9756, or you mail email them.


The Good Samaritan Center

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The mission of The Good Samaritan Center is to provide coordinated and affordable health and social services that minister to the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of the unserved and underserved in the Texas Hill Country. The Good Samaritan Center is located on the Industrial Loop, on the east side of Fredericksburg on Highway 290. Their phone number is (830) 990-8651.


The Fredericksburg Food Pantry

food pantry picAThe Food Pantry works with the Capital Area Food Bank out of Austin to provide food and other basic supplies for families in need. Zion has a wagon in the atrium for any non-perishable food you may wish to donate. Monetary gifts are also welcome and the Food Pantry can actually buy more food for the money than individuals. The Food Pantry is located on the Llano Highway (1201 North Llano). Their phone number is (830) 997-9383, and they are open Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 1pm-5pm.

Zion Lutheran Church - 426 West Main (office and mailing address is 415 West Austin Street), Fredericksburg, TX 78624 - 830.997.2195