Food Hub

Oak Chapel United Ministries (OCUM)


The Oak Chapel United Ministries (OCUM) Consolidation Services Hub has been up and running since October, 2020. We primarily service the 20906 zip code. Registration is required. Please contact us at 240-462-6086 or to schedule your appointment.

The Oak Chapel Hub is closed December 26-January 2 so that we can spend time with our families over the holidays. We look forward to seeing you in the New Year.

In addition to food resources, the hub provides social services.


Business Hours: Monday- Friday 9AM-3PM

Tuesdays: Choice pantry shopping hours from 3:00pm to 6:00pm. **APPOINTMENTS REQUIRED**

Wednesdays: Choice pantry shopping hours from 8:30am to 11:30am. **APPOINTMENTS REQUIRED**

Thursdays: Choice pantry shopping hours from 10:00am to 2:00pm. **APPOINTMENTS REQUIRED**

Oak Chapel UM Hub Staff

We are blessed to have the following staff servicing the hub:

Pastor Sherri: Pastor and Executive Director

Juan Pablo Montano: Operations Manager

Gabriel Vargas: Volunteer Coordinator and Office Manager

Kelvin Lazo: Operations Assistant

Serge Thomas: Grant Writer

If you need to reach the hub staff, please email

Case Managers: Alejandra Merchan and Maria Antonia

202.717.8519 Ext. 7102


If you are in need of assistance please reach out to us. / Si necesita ayuda, comuniquese con nosotros.

How Can We Help You?

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