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What Services do we provide? We work to address the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of economically disadvantaged individuals and families in Ohio.  Center of Hope Knox County's Bladensburg location serves Knox County and the surrounding rural communities in Licking, Coshocton, Muskingum, and Holmes Counties. We provide:

  • Essential Services (food and basic essentials) through our Choice Pantry or Emergency Food Distribution Center.  

  • Care Team (general support, referrals for other services, and assistance with benefit applications).

  • Education Services (tutoring and support for individuals wanting to go back to school).

Our Essential Services program serves individuals on a weekly basis, providing a monthly provision pack and weekly fresh food distribution.   COVID-19 Notice: Some services have been limited so that we can honor social distancing protocols.  Our Emergency Food Distribution Center is operating at an expanded capacity.   Who do we serve? Center of Hope Knox County's Bladensburg location serves Knox County and the surrounding rural communities in Licking, Coshocton, Muskingum, and Holmes Counties.    Ohio residents that meet program requirements are eligible for assistance.  Adults served must bring a copy of an official Ohio ID, such as a driver’s license or other official ID.  Some programs may require additional documentation.  Your Care Team representative will inform you if other documents are required.   How do you get help?

To receive assistance, please schedule an appointment by emailing inquiry@hopeinknox.org or calling 740-200-0689.  If you leave a voicemail, please be sure to include your name and the best way to reach you.  Someone from the Care Team will respond to your inquiry as soon as possible.   


COVID-19 Notice:  Because we want to protect the health of our neighbors and volunteers, we have changed our processes until further notice. 


  • All Care Team or registration sessions will be conducted by phone. On the call, you will be given an appointment window.

  • Once arriving at the Center of Hope for your appointment, please park in the designated spots. Your food box will be brought directly to your vehicle.

Thanks for being patient with us while we strive to serve our community as best as possible during this public health situation. Location, Hours, and Accessibility: 25821 New Guilford Road Bladensburg, Ohio 43005 inquiry@hopeinknox.org 740-200-0689 hopeinknox.org We are located in Eastern Knox County in Bladensburg.  The building was the old elementary school.  Our entrance is located on the left side of the building, directly accessible from the parking lot. We are open Monday through Thursday by appointment only.  Most services are provided on a weekly basis to neighbors who register and meet eligibility requirements.   Please note, English is our primary language.  We do not always have an interpreter on site for every language spoken, but we will work to accommodate any non-English speaking individual.  We are in a single story building with a sidewalk (no steps) to our entrance.  We do not have public restrooms.  

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