Abbeville, SC
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 50 food pantries in the Abbeville area.

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Abbeville , SC 29620

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Services:
Coupons.com is a free web service that allows users in Abbeville, SC to print coupons for savings on brand name food and general purpose items they use every day. Coupons can be printed on your computer and redeemed at any local grocery store. This service stretches a family's food budget with real savings; making your food dollar go farther. There is no fee for this service and no registration is necessary.

Eligibility:
Requires internet connection and printer.

Additional Services:
Reduced cost food in Abbeville , SC.

Area Served:
Abbeville , SC



When nothing seems to help, I go look at a stonecutter hammering away at his rock perhaps a hundred times without as much as a crack showing in it. Yet at the hundred and first blow it will split in two, and I know it was not that blow that did it, but all that had gone before.
-- Jacob Riis




Crossroads Ministries / My Brother's Keeper

1 Miles Away

37 Union Church RD
Abbeville, SC 29620
(864) 366-3484

Services:
Program provides emergency food assistance.

Hours:
F 9:00am-1:00pm

Eligibility:
Must prove need for assistance

Documents To Bring:
Call/ walk in



Man is made or unmade by himself. By the right choice he ascends. As a being of power, intelligence, and love, and the lord of his own thoughts, he holds the key to every situation.
-- James Allen




Salvation Army, The - Greenwood

14 Miles Away

222 Pressley ST
Greenwood, SC 29646
(864) 229-3407

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Services:
Agency provides
*Christmas assistance (Angel Tree program for children ages 0-11, apply 9:00am-4:00pm October 18-25, 2010),
*character-building activities for children,
*church services,
*clothing,
*disaster relief (emergency lodging),
*food pantry,
*furniture,
*homeless shelter,
*medication (prescription expense assistance),
*mortgage payment assistance,
*rent payment assistance,
*thrift store, and
*utility bill payment assistance.

Hours:
M-F 9:00am-4:00pm, CLOSED for lunch 12:00 noon-2:00pm, food pantry M-Th 2:00pm-4:00pm, clothing closet W 2:00am-3:30 noon. Christmas program: apply 9:00am-4:00pm October 3 weeks in.

Eligibility:
Residents of Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, McCormick, and Saluda County

Documents To Bring:
Call for appointment. For Angel Tree Program, children must be ages 0-11.



Wealth is not in making money, but in making the man while he is making money.
-- John Wicker




Greenwood County Food Bank

14 Miles Away

222 East AVE
Greenwood, SC 29646
(864) 227-1556

Services:
Agency provides:
*food pantry

Hours:
M-F 8:00am-4:00pm, M-F 10:00am-1:00pm Food bank

Eligibility:
Residents of Greenwood county

Documents To Bring:
Call or walk in



After the verb 'to Love,' 'to Help' is the most beautiful verb in the world.
-- Bertha Von Suttner




God's Pantry IX

17 Miles Away

6466 Poplar Springs RD
Ware Shoals, SC 29692
(864) 963-4441

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Services:
Agency provides:
*emergency food assistance,
*hygiene goods,
*referral services
Also provides special diabetic food boxes upon request Home delivery is available if need is proven.

Hours:
1st and 3rd Tu 5:00pm-6:30pm

Eligibility:
Residents of Anderson, Greenville, Greenwood, Laurens, and Spartanburg Counties.

Documents To Bring:
Call or walk in; bring Social Security cards, picture I.D. (Driver's License).



Men, as well as women, are much oftener led by their hearts than by their understandings.
-- Lord Chesterfield




Salvation Army, The - Anderson

28 Miles Away

112 Tolly ST
Anderson, SC 29624
(864) 225-7381

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Services:
Anderson Salvation Army provides
*clothing,
*fans, electric blankets, and heaters,
*food,
*homeless shelter,
*household items for fire survivors and natural disaster survivors (Red Cross referral, police/ fire report, and picture IDs REQUIRED),
*household items for domestic abuse survivors (police report and ID REQUIRED), and
*utility bill assistance (electric and gas bills with cut-off notice).

Hours:
Call for appointment for all services other than food bank. Open M-F 8:00am-12:00 noon. Shelter check-in 4:00pm-10:00pm.

Eligibility:
People in need. For house fire and natural disaster survivors needing household items, Red Cross referral is REQUIRED.

Documents To Bring:
For financial help, bring disconnection notice, picture ID, SS card for everyone in the family, proof of income, and a list of all expenses. For shelter, bring picture ID and Social Security card. For household items, bring police/ fire report and picture ID.



The winning team has a dedication. It will have a core of veteran players who set the standards. They will not accept defeat.
-- Merlin Olsen




New Life Philadelphia Center

28 Miles Away

700 E Shockley Ferry RD
Anderson, SC 29624
(864) 224-4052

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Services:
Agency offers counseling and referral services to:
*abused/neglected woman & children,
*families,
*single parents,
*and teens,

Agency also offers
*financial and economic stability counseling,
*food pantry,
*and educational support (such as tutoring, mentoring, and fellowships) for the entire family.

Hours:
Th 10:00am-2:00pm

Eligibility:
Anyone displaying a need for services.

Documents To Bring:
Call or walk in.



Skill in the art of communication is crucial to a leader's success. He can accomplish nothing unless he can communicate effectively.
-- Norman Allen




Good Neighbor Cupboard

28 Miles Away

313 South Towers ST
Anderson, SC 29624
(864) 224-1701

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Services:
Agency provides emergency food boxes.

Hours:
MWThF 9:00 am-12:30pm, closed Tu and holidays

Eligibility:
People in need. DSS vouchers and referrals from churches, doctors, or DSS are accepted but not required.

Documents To Bring:
Walk in - must be within first 30 people (line up before 9:00am)



One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who have only interest.
-- John Stewart Mill




Anderson Interfaith Ministries

28 Miles Away

1202 South Murray AVE
Anderson, SC 29624
(864) 226-2273

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Services:
AIM provides
*Back to School: school supplies for
elementary and middle school students in all five Anderson school districts;
*Benefit Bank screening: SNAP Outreach, Income Taxes,FAFSA, Medicaid
*Emergency Assistance Program: Utilities, rent, deposit for housing, and
work-related assistance;
*firewood (Wood Ministry);
*food pantry
*Individual Development Accounts Program (matching money for buying a home, saving for college, or starting a small business);
*Ramp and home Repair Program: Coordinates minor home repairs or modification;
and
*Women and Children Succeeding (for mothers receiving government assistance): daycare, support services, life
skills, and training at a technical school.

Hours:
M-Th 8:00am-4:00pm, F 8:00am-2:00pm.

Eligibility:
Anderson County residents in need.

Documents To Bring:
Call for an appointment starting Friday at 8:00am. Keep calling until you get an appointment.



While one person hesitates because he feels inferior, the other is busy making mistakes and becoming superior.
-- Henry C Link




Woodmont United Care Association

32 Miles Away

208 Washington Church Rd.
Pelzer, SC 29669
(864) 400-8077

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Services:
Agency provides
*food pantry,
*medical equipment and mobility aids (wheelchairs, portable toilets, walkers, etc.),
*prescription drug discount cards.

Hours:
Hours vary.

Eligibility:
Residents of southern Greenville County in the Woodmont High School area; must be American Citizen.

Documents To Bring:
Call for appointment; proof of income required for some services.



The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.
-- Channing Pollock




God's Pantry - Pelzer

32 Miles Away

315 Daventon RD
Pelzer, SC 29669
(864) 963-4441

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Services:
Agency provides:
*emergency food assistance,
*hygiene goods,
*referral services
Also provides special diabetic food boxes upon request Home delivery is available if need is proven.

Hours:
Tu 6:00pm-8:00pm

Eligibility:
Residents of Anderson, Greenville, Greenwood, Laurens, and Spartanburg Counties.

Documents To Bring:
Call or walk in; bring Social Security cards, picture I.D. (Driver's License).



How is it possible that a being with such sensitive jewels as the eyes, such enchanted musical instruments as the ears, and such fabulous arabesque of nerves as the brain can experience itself anything less than a god.
-- Alan Watts