Banner Elk, NC
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 77 food pantries in the Banner Elk area.

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Banner Elk , NC 28604

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Services:
Coupons.com is a free web service that allows users in Banner Elk, NC 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 Banner Elk , NC.

Area Served:
Banner Elk , NC



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-- Mickey Rooney




Banner Elk Presbyterian Church

2 Miles Away

420 College Dr
Banner Elk, NC 28604
(828) 898-5406

Services:
Provides emergency assistance to individuals when other resources have been exhausted or are inappropriate Assistance may include financial assistance with rent, utilities, food, etc.

Hours:
Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 5:00pm



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-- Thomas Alva Edison




Volunteer Avery County

8 Miles Away

165 Schultz St.
Newland, NC 28657
(828) 737-0718

Services:
Assists agencies and organizations by utilizing volunteer services Recruits and matches volunteers with service opportunities.

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



You have to leave the city of your comfort and go into the wilderness of your intuition. What you'll discover will be wonderful. What you'll discover is yourself.
-- Alan Alda




Reaching Avery Ministry

8 Miles Away

Across from Avery County Bank
Newland, NC 28657
(828) 733-5127

Services:
Free or inexpensive clothing, depending on need; emergency food box that feeds four people for four days; utility and rent/mortage assistance; emergency shelter for one night; housekeeping basics; gasoline for transients; coordination with local churches to assist persons in emergency situations; referrals to other agencies as needed.

Hours:
Tuesday - Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.



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Casting Bread Food Pantry

11 Miles Away

194 Aho Rd.
Blowing Rock, NC 28605
(828) 295-8333

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Services:
Food Pantry serving Watauga County



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-- Zen Proverb




Hunger and Health Coalition of Watauga County

11 Miles Away

141 Health Center Drive
Boone, NC 28607
(828) 262-0154

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Services:
The mission of the Hunger and Health Coalition is to relieve poverty and hunger in a compassionate manner for families and individuals who are experiencing economic hardship and food shortages.

This assistance may include food, medicine, and referrals to other community resources.

The Hunger and Health Coalition meets emergency needs while acting as a community resource assisting those in need to find a more permanent solution.

Hours:
M - F, 8:00a - 5:00p



If you can't be happy where you are, it's a cinch you can't be happy where you ain't.
-- Charlie Jones




Hospitality House of Boone

11 Miles Away

338 Brook Hollow Road
Boone, NC 28607
(828) 264-1237

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Services:
The Hospitality House of the Boone Area, Inc. is a private, non-profit crisis intervention agency that assists adults and families in homeless situations. They have provided shelter and services to the homeless for 25 years.

Homelessness affects people of all ages and circumstances: men, women, children, elderly, veterans, those living on limited resources due to low wages, under and unemployed, those with disabilities, some with chronic illnesses, those with mental illness and addiction disorders.

The Hospitality House is the only homeless shelter in a seven-county area including Ashe, Avery, Allegheny, Mitchell, Wilkes, Watauga, and Yancey. According to the North Carolina Coalition to End Homelessness, there are over 1,300 homeless individuals on a given night in this seven mountain county region.

Hours:
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Eligibility:
Watauga county residents

Documents To Bring:
TEFAP eligibility requirements must be met



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-- Seneca




American Red Cross - Watauga/Avery

11 Miles Away

Watauga County Health Department
Boone, NC 28607
(828) 264-8226

Services:
Screen applicants to determine medical and nutritional risks; provide individual nutrition education and counseling; provide food vouchers to obtain healthy foods; provide breastfeeding education, support & supplies; refer clients to other service agencies and health professionals.

Hours:
M - F, 8:00a - 4:45p

Eligibility:
Pregnant women, infants, children up to age 5, women breastfeeding 0-12 month old babies, women not breastfeeding with 0-6 month old babies, all must meet medical and income guidelines.



You always pass failure on your way to success.
-- Mickey Rooney




Food Pantries, Tipton Hill Community Outreach

21 Miles Away

NC 197 and Griffeth Road
Bakersville, NC 28705
(828) 385-0656

Services:
1. FEMA Emergency Food program: minimum three day supply according to family size.
2. Local Church and Grant and Manna Food Bank sponsored programs: tailored to the needs of each family.

Hours:
Every other Saturday from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Call for specific Saturday.

Eligibility:
None

Documents To Bring:
In person



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-- Margaret Carty




Bakersville Baptist Church Food Pantry

21 Miles Away

119 South Mitchell Avenue
Bakersville, NC 28705
(828) 688-4817

Services:
Food pantry at Bakersville Baptist Church in Bakersville.

Hours:
Thursday, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Friday, 11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.



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-- Robert Benchley




Neighborhood Service Center - Johnson County

21 Miles Away

PO Box 508
Mountain City, TN 37683
(423) 727-6633

Services:
Services: Emergency housing, food, clothing, fuel, USDA commodities, winter weatherizing, LEAP heating assistance.



A crisis is a close encounter of the third kind.
-- Guy Finley