Awendaw, SC
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 38 food pantries in the Awendaw area.

1 Miles Away

Awendaw , SC 29429

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Ocean Grove United Methodist Church Food Program

7 Miles Away

6517 Hwy. 17 N.
Awendaw, SC 29429
(843) 928-3848

Food Pantry

2nd Tu 2:30pm-5:30pm

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Your bottom line starts with your front line.
-- John Villere

East Cooper Community Outreach Programs

14 Miles Away

1145 Six Mile Rd.
Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
(843) 849-9220

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ECCO provides emergency assistance for food, clothing, household furnishings, and financial needs. As well as, ongoing services including medical, dental, prescription drug assistance, education and counseling.

Services provided:
* basic needs - food and clothing,
* medical and dental services,
* educational opportunities (GED and Getting Ahead classes for ages 22 or older),
* referrals to appropriate community agencies,
* consultation and mentor support,
* dental clinic,
* prescription assistance for Berkeley and Charleston county residents with no health insurance,
* limited transportation assistance to medical appointments,
* The Benefit Bank Site. A Benefit Bank counselor can help clients see if they are eligible and apply for SNAP (food stamps), TANF, Medicaid, Children's Health Insurance program, FAFSA, Voter Registration, and other benefits-Call for appointment.

Need proof of income, ID and social security cards for all members of household.

M-F 10:00am-4:00pm. Call dental clinic for hours.

*Call for other program service eligibility.

Documents To Bring:
*Call for intake process.

The awakening has begun!.
-- William Dempsey

Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society Charleston

18 Miles Away

Naval Weapons Station, Bldg. 717
Goose Creek, SC 29445
(843) 764-7662

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Provides interest-free loans, grants or a combination of the two for emergency transportation, funerals expenses, medical/dental needs, food, rent and utilities for military personnel, their immediate family members who have ID and military 20 (or more) year retirees Provides assistance for most emergency needs


M-F 9:00am-3:30pm

Covers Sailors, Marines, and Army currently on active duty and their immediate families ONLY. Also retirees with 20 or more years of active military service and widows of eligible service members and retirees.

Documents To Bring:
Call for appointment. Must have an ACTIVE Military ID and a current TB test.

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Helping Hands of Goose Creek

18 Miles Away

104-B Commerce Place
Goose Creek, SC 29445
(843) 553-7132

Agency provides:
*food pantry,
*food program for seniors in Goose Creek that meet certain requirements,
*The Benefit Bank Site. A Benefit Bank counselor can help clients see if they are eligible and apply for SNAP (food stamps), TANF, Medicaid, Children's Health Insurance program, FAFSA, Voter Registration, and other benefits Call for appointment.
*Trident literacy program that does money management, GED, and computer literacy classes.

(Priority given to residents of Goose Creek.)

M-F 9:00am-12:00pm

Berkeley county residents - priority given to residents of Goose Creek.

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-- Malcolm Stevenson Forbes

World Overcomers Ministries

22 Miles Away

6060 Rivers Ave.
Charleston, SC 29406
(843) 746-5180

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Program provides:
*food pantry,
*pastoral marriage, premarital, family and singles counseling,
*can screen and provide a referrals for eligible individuals to ShelterNet for rental and utility assistance WHEN ShelterNet has funds available,
*can provide a voucher to Goodwill for clothing.

M-F 9:00am-4:30pm Office,
M-F 10:00am-3:00pm for Food Pantry

Anyone in need

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Finanancial assistance will require ID and other paperwork - call office for details.

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-- Brother Angelus

Tricounty Family Ministries Food and Clothing Services

22 Miles Away

3349 Rivers Ave.
North Charleston, SC 29405
(843) 747-1788

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*food pantry,
*home bound meal service for the disabled, elderly and low-income people within a 2 mile radius of the center,
*soup kitchen - lunch served MWF.
*Healing Hands Ministry-Providing advocacy and education to meet medical needs Also offer financial assistance to obtain prescriptions.
*pro bono legal services for civil cases only.

*Groceries & Clothing MWF 8:30am-11:30am for first time visitors and 8:30-10:00 for repeat visitors. It is recommended to get there early as possible.
*Lunch MWF 11:00am-12:30pm
*Wednesdays only 10:00am - 1:00pm Healing Hands Prescription assistance program
*Friday - 10am Pro Bono Legal Services for civil cases only -no criminal cases.

Anyone. Healing Hands Ministry requires a Social Security number and identification for all household members. No identification needed for lunch.

Documents To Bring:
Walk-in for food, clothing and hot meal.
Walk-in for Healing Hands Ministry.

Often people attempt to live their lives backwards: they try to have more things, or more money, in order to do more of what they want to they will be happier. The way it actually works is the reverse. You must first be who you really are, then do what you need to do, in order to have what you want.
-- Margaret Young

The Community Center of St. Matthew's Lutheran Church

22 Miles Away

St. Matthew's Lutheran Church
Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 579-0420

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Center offers:
*after school programs for children K-6,
*ESL for adults,
*food pantry for people on the peninsula,
*literacy programs,
*summer reading program for kids grade K-6.

M-Th 9:00am-5:00pm

Must live on the penninsula in zip code 29401-03.

Documents To Bring:
Bring ID plus proof of residence

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Take It To The Streets

22 Miles Away

7620 Rivers Ave.
Charleston, SC 29406
(843) 642-4233

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Offers four programs:
* After School Mentor Program,
* Family Field Day,
* Neighborhood Outreach,
* Word on the Street

These programs assist with:
* food distribution to neighborhood on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month at 2-4:30pm Wye Lane park off of Dorchester Rd, (Park is located at the corner of Wye Lane and Ferrara Road)
* life coaching,
* mentoring,
* physical (sports) activities.

M-Sa 8:00am-5:00pm
Food distribution to neighborhood on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month at 1:30pm Wye Lane park off of Dorchester Rd.

Kids Field Day - Children age 5-17, Neighborhood Fellowship - All, Word On The Street - Adults age 18+

Documents To Bring:
Intake form required for Take It To The Street program

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-- Marcus T. Cicero

Seacoast - West Ashley

22 Miles Away

2049 Savannah Highway
Charleston, SC 29407
(843) 375-1089

Food Pantry. People can come twice a month to receive food assistance..

Office Hours: 9:00am-5:00pm Monday through Thursday.
Food Pantry: 9:00-11:00am Thursdays


Documents To Bring:
Bring an ID. Will need to fill out an application.

I've got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.
-- Angus Grossart

Seacoast Dream Center

22 Miles Away

Seacoast Dream Center
Charleston, SC 29406
(843) 375-1099

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Must live in the 29406 or 29410 zip code

*clothes closet for men, women and children
*food pantry
*medical clinic (see Dream Center Clinic listing)

Clothes Closet TuTh 9:00am-11:00am. Donations can be dropped off M-Th 9:00am-3:00pm. Food Pantry TuTh 9:00am-11:00am. Medical Clinic TuTh 9am-11am and 6pm-8pm.
Dinner served Friday evenings at the Dream Shelter.

Clothes Closet and food pantry are available for residents of Hanahan and North Charleston east of Rivers, North of McMillan and South of Otranto.
Medical Clinic:
North Charleston and Hanahan residents only with no medical insurance. Must bring id, proof of address and proof of income (if none let them know).

The possibility of stepping into a higher plane is quite real for everyone. It requires no force or effort or sacrifice. It involves little more than changing our ideas about what is normal.
-- Deepak Chopra