Balsam, NC
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 80 food pantries in the Balsam area.

1 Miles Away

Balsam , NC 28707

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We must become the change we want to see.
-- Gandhi

Latino Community Center

6 Miles Away

58 Julia Lane
Maggie Valley, NC 28751
(828) 926-5503

To improve the quality of life for Latinos/Hispanics in Haywood by providing educational, social services,cultural and spiritual activities.

open door policy

Our lives improve only when we take chances -- and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.
-- Walter Anderson

Haywood Christian Ministry

7 Miles Away

150 Branner Ave
Waynesville, NC 28786
(828) 456-4838

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Crisis ministry to help with food, clothing, utilities, rent, mortgage, medicines and basic necessities

Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

The meeting of preparation with opportunity generates the offspring we call luck.
-- Anthony Robbins

Grace Episcopal Church - Haywood

7 Miles Away

394 N Haywood St
Waynesville, NC 28786
(828) 456-6029

Food Pantry to assist those in need

Let us be of good cheer, remembering that the misfortunes hardest to bear are those which never happen.
-- James Russell Lowell

First Presbyterian Church of Waynesville

7 Miles Away

305 N. Main Street
Waynesville, NC 28786
(828) 456-3243

Church has a food pantry serving those in need.

Friendship is the comfort, the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person having neither to weigh thoughts or measure words, but pouring all right out just as they are, chaff and grain together, certain that a faithful friendly hand will take and sift them, keep what is worth keeping and, with a breath of comfort, blow the rest away.
-- Dinah Maria-mulock Craik

Community Table

9 Miles Away

127 Bartlett Street
Sylva, NC 28779
(828) 586-6782

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The Community Table is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that has been serving nutritious meals in a welcoming environment to our neighbors in need since 1999. It is our vision that no one in Jackson County goes to bed hungry.

Meals are served on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 4-6 p.m

Our pantry provides food boxes for home use; please call or e-mail for details.

The atmosphere is warm and welcoming, so come enjoy a nutritious home-cooked meal with us.

Monday, Tuesdays, Thursday, and Friday 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Anyone who is hungry.

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When a man lies, he murders some part of the world.
-- Merlin

Maggie Valley First Baptist Church

13 Miles Away

3634 Soco Rd
Cherokee, NC 28719
(828) 926-0065

Brethren, I do not count myself to have apprehended, but one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind and reaching forward toward to those things which are ahead, I press toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.
-- Bible

Food Distribution Program on the Indian Reservation, NC Department of Agriculture

13 Miles Away

Swain County Indian Food Distribution Program
Cherokee, NC 28719
(828) 497-9751

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The agency issues food one time per month. Eligible individuals must not receive Food Stamps and must live on
reservation in all counties.

Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Qualla Boundary residents meeting income requirements set by USDA are eligible for the program.

Documents To Bring:
An application and verification of income are required.

To waken interest and kindle enthusiasm is the sure way to teach easily and successfully.
-- Tryon Edwards

Bureau of Indian Affairs - Cherokee Agency Department of Social Services

13 Miles Away

257 Tsali Boulevard
Cherokee, NC 28719
(828) 497-9156

Provides case management/service coordination, child protective services,
child support/visitation issues, food/emergency assistance, Medicaid application, senior citizen issues, transportation assistance, Work First Program, subsidized child care Vocational Rehabilitation representative comes into this office one day per week.

Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Resident of county, Indian eligibility, dependent on program.

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Vocational Rehabilitation representative comes into this office one day per week.

If we do not change our direction, we are likely to end up where we are headed.
-- Chinese Proverb

God's Way Fellowship Food Pantry

19 Miles Away

525 Tanasee Gap Road
Balsam Grove, NC 28708
(828) 884-7793

Food Pantry with weekly distributions Saturdays 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m Call 24 hours a day for emergency assistance.

Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.; Call for emergency needs.

Self-declaration of need for food; Services Haywood, Jackson, and Transylvania Counties

Documents To Bring:
Self, knowledgeable party, or agency referrals with follow-up to determine need status (emergency vs. weekly assistance). Intake application: name; address; ages and sex of those living in house; contact info; special needs

It is better to be defeated on principle than to win on lies.
-- Arthur Calwell

Quebec Community Center, Western Carolina Community Action - Transylvania County

23 Miles Away

11846 Rosman Highway
Lake Toxaway, NC 28747
(828) 862-4466

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Offers a midday meal along with social activities and educational programs for Seniors. Transportation may be possible through county vans Monthly distribution of fresh fruits and vegetables also open to the general public the 4th Friday of the month.
Open Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.; Monthly Food Distribution - call for dates

Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.;
Monthly Food Distribution - call for dates

Congregate program: Transylvania County resident; age 60 or better. Social Security number (last 4 digits) required to enroll.
Food Pantry: No restrictions

Documents To Bring:
Congregate program: In person
Food Pantry: Bring boxes or bags; State the number of people in household

If you can imagine it,You can achieve it.If you can dream it,You can become it.
-- William Arthur Ward