Balsam Grove, NC
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 121 food pantries in the Balsam Grove area.

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Balsam Grove , NC 28708

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Services:
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Eligibility:
Requires internet connection and printer.

Additional Services:
Reduced cost food in Balsam Grove , NC.

Area Served:
Balsam Grove , NC



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God's Way Fellowship Food Pantry

1 Miles Away

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

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

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

Eligibility:
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



That which offends the ear will not easily gain admission to the mind.
-- Quintilian




Rosman United Methodist Church

8 Miles Away

95 Church Street Extension
Rosman, NC 28772
(828) 966-4472

Services:
Open Last Saturday of the month, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m Monthly food pantry serving Transylvania County residents. No income requirements; Individuals select their own food for their food box.

Hours:
Last Saturday of the month, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.; Open in December on the 17th.

Eligibility:
No restrictions

Documents To Bring:
Phone call; Walk-in



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-- Helmut Schmidt




Mountain View Baptist Emergency Food Pantry

8 Miles Away

P.O. Box 847
Rosman, NC 28772
(828) 862-6672

Services:
Emergency food pantry Must call for appointment.

Hours:
By Emergency Only, must call Judy for appointment

Eligibility:
No Restrictions

Documents To Bring:
Form to be completed in person



Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
-- Zen Proverb




Quebec Community Center, Western Carolina Community Action - Transylvania County

8 Miles Away

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

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Services:
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

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

Eligibility:
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



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Emergency Assistance, Salvation Army - Transylvania County

9 Miles Away

93 A North Broad Street
Brevard, NC 28712
(828) 862-6518

Services:
Provides emergency financial assistance to families in need, with utilities, and rent (No rent or utility deposits) Has a food and clothing pantry.
Also provides food and drink to workers during emergency services fighting fires, floods, drownings, etc. Provides emergency food, clothing, electric, fuel, and rent assistance to disaster victims and crisis intervention counseling, spiritual guidance, and emotional support for disaster victims and workers.

Hours:
Monday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.;
Other hours by appointment

Eligibility:
For rent and utilities must be Transylvania County resident; Must have ability to pay next month's rent, electric, or utility payment; Income verification, Picture ID, shut-off/eviction notice and Social Security Card required; For food and clothing must be Transylvania County resident with valid picture ID

Documents To Bring:
Apply in person



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Crossroads Baptist Church Food Pantry

9 Miles Away

320 Whitmire Street
Brevard, NC 28712

Services:
Food pantry open to the public on the 2nd Saturday of the month from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Hours:
2nd Saturday of the Month, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Eligibility:
Transylvania County residents who meet federal poverty guidelines

Documents To Bring:
In Person; application



Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
-- Zen Proverb




Crisis Ministry, Sharing House

9 Miles Away

204 Duckworth Avenue
Brevard, NC 28712
(828) 884-2866

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Services:
Provides crisis assistance in times of need for individuals in Transylvania County. Food and clothing are provided, as well as financial aid for heating, housing, and utilities Has firewood in the winter Food and Financial assistance is by appointment only and is only available once every 30 days Administers CIP funds from DSS The Crisis Intervention Program (CIP) provides assistance for adults or families with young children that meet the eligibility requirements and have heating or cooling related emergencies Funds are available on a first come, first serve basis
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.; Tuesday, 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Hours:
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.;
Closed from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. for lunch
Tuesday, 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Eligibility:
Transylvania County resident; Social Security Card, Picture ID, Shut-off/eviction notice, and income verification required; Meet income requirements; Financial assistance not available to families already receiving housing subsidies (public housing, Sec. 8 housing. This requirement does not include CIP funds).

Documents To Bring:
Phone call to make an appointment for assistance



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-- Abraham Lincoln




Bread of Life

9 Miles Away

248 South Caldwell Street
Brevard, NC 28712
(828) 877-3577

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Services:
Noon meal available daily for anyone who walks through the door Food boxes available the first Friday of every month. Emergency food boxes offered other days of the month by special request. Will deliver food to persons with physical and mental disabilities or the elderly and home-bound. Must preregister for meal delivery through an interview in the office or a referral from DSS. Provides a holiday meal on Thanksgiving 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Hours:
Meal Services: Monday - Friday, 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.;
Sunday, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.;
Food Boxes available on 1st Friday, 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.;
Thanksgiving Meal: Thanksgiving Day, 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Eligibility:
Noon meal and food boxes open to anyone;
Food delivery open to Elderly or persons with physical and mental disabilities with referral from DSS

Documents To Bring:
Walk-in for meals; In person interview or referral from Social Services for food delivery



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Bethel A Baptist Church

9 Miles Away

290 Oakdale Street
Brevard, NC 28712
(828) 883-2035

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Services:
Operates a faith-based food pantry, open once a month on Friday-call first for dates Distribution of fresh vegetables provided for anyone who needs them courtesy of Manna Food Bank Need to show up with own bags or boxes, only information needed is number in household. Limited financial assistance available for Rent, Utilities, and House Payment- no deposits.

Hours:
Dates Vary, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.; Call for Dates

Eligibility:
Transylvania County Residents

Documents To Bring:
In person



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Anchor Baptist

13 Miles Away

3232 Hendersonville Highway
Pisgah Forest, NC 28768
(828) 877-2978

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Services:
The Ministry is open to the public Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday from 1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. 1:00 p.m Services provided include free and low cost food programs
Free food programs include TEFAP (weekly), SNAP (emergency situations - no more than once a quarter) and our summer feeding program (free meal served for Transylvania and Henderson county residents ages 18 and under - low cost over 18) SNAP and TEFAP recipients must meet income guidelines Low cost food programs include surplus, providing groceries at low cost to anyone.

Hours:
Tuesday- Friday 1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.;
Summer Meal Program: To Be Announced;
Thanksgiving Meal served on Friday after Thanksgiving

Eligibility:
Free Food: Transylvania or Henderson County residents meeting income guidelines;
Low cost programs open to anyone.

Documents To Bring:
Varies depending on program; Visit the distribution center or call ahead; Income verification for some services



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-- Nathaniel Emmons