Bat Cave, NC
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 141 food pantries in the Bat Cave area.

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Bat Cave , NC 28710

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

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Bat Cave , NC



A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
-- Hugh Downs




Hickory Nut Gorge Outreach Center

5 Miles Away

2570 Memorial Highway
Lake Lure, NC 28746
(828) 625-4683

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Services:
Food pantry affiliated with MANNA Food Bank. Services available on as needed basis for emergencies.
Open Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Hours:
Monday - Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Eligibility:
Must live in the Gorge

Documents To Bring:
In Person



Ever notice that people never say "It's only a game" when they're winning?
-- Ivern Ball




Food for Fairview

8 Miles Away

1357 Charlotte Highway
Fairview, NC 28730
(828) 628-4322

Services:
Open Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m Operating in basement of Fairview Community Center (old school gym); pantry has food, paper products, and personal hygiene items Serves Fairview, parts of Fletcher, Gerton (28735), and Reynolds residents above Rose Hill Road Applicants will be asked for a proof of address.

Hours:
Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.; Emergencies as needed

Eligibility:
Proof of residency in Fairview (28730), Fletcher (28732), Reynolds District above Rose Hill Road, or Gerton (28735); Demonstrated need; Picture Id required and piece of current mail

Documents To Bring:
Picture ID required; Informal application; Proof of residency



If you don't do it excellently, don't do it at all. Because if it's not excellent, it won't be profitable or fun, and if you're not in business for fun or profit, what the hell are you doing there?.
-- Robert Townsend




Welcome Table of Black Mountain

12 Miles Away

424 State Street
Black Mountain, NC 28711

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Services:
The Welcome Table provides a complete lunch every Wednesday to anyone who comes to enjoy the fellowship and lunch. In addition, there is a food distribution available on Tuesday and Wednesday to anyone in need. This distribution can include fresh vegetables and fruit, bread, milk and other food items that come from the community garden and Manna. The Welcome Table also provides training to those who need to learn new skills, especially in culinary training.

Hours:
Lunch: Wednesday, 11:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.;
Food distribution: Tuesday, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.; Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Eligibility:
No restrictions

Documents To Bring:
Walk-in



The bitterness of poor quality remains long after low pricing is forgotten!
-- Leon M. Cautillo




Main Ministry, Swannanoa Valley Christian Ministry

12 Miles Away

101 North Ridgeway Avenue
Black Mountain, NC 28711
(828) 669-9404

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Services:
Provides assistance in the form of food, clothing, as well as financial help for fuel, utilities, rent, mortgage, and medical expenses. Will consider other needs on a case-by-case basis. MUST BE A RESIDENT OF SWANNANOA, BLACK MOUNTAIN, RIDGECREST, MONTREAT and portions of EAST ASHEVILLE if located in Owen School District Also provides limited assistance to homeless residents of area served or people who broke down in area served for food, lodging, car repair, and gas Can provide a written referral to ABCCM for individuals seeking help with furniture or household items Assists with Buncombe County CIP funds.
Open Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Hours:
Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.;
GED Classes Tuesday - Thursday, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Eligibility:
See description; Social Security Card, Picture ID, income verification, final notice/eviction notice and/or rental form filled out by landlord required; Food pantry limited to once a month (not turned for food if unable to present ID); Clothing once per month.

Documents To Bring:
In person



There is no necessary connection between the desire to lead and the ability to lead, and even less the ability to lead somewhere that will be to the advantage of the led….
-- Bergen Evans




Swannanoa Welcome Table, Life Ministries

12 Miles Away

216 Whitson Avenue
Swannanoa, NC 28778
(828) 686-5284

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Services:
Faith Centered Ministry reaching out to the community with a home cooked meal every Wednesday, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Pantry is open on Tuesdays, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. free gourmet bread is given out and fruit and vegetables as available. The Welcome Table will have a Thanksgiving meal.
Medical Equipment Loan Closet also available at regular Wednesday meal Includes walkers; toilet seats; crutches; wheelchairs
Cholesterol and Diabetes screenings available every other month on the 2nd Wednesday See Black Mountain News for advertisements Please schedule an appointment in advance.

Hours:
Meals served Wednesday, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. ;
Pantry open Tuesdays, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Eligibility:
Anyone in Swannanoa, Black Mountain, East Asheville

Documents To Bring:
Arrive during hours of operation; Please schedule an appointment for health screenings.



The perfecting of one's self is the fundamental base of all progress and all moral development.
-- Confucius




East Buncombe, Saint Vincent de Paul Society - Buncombe County

12 Miles Away

c/o Mary Margaret Church
Swannanoa, NC 28778
(828) 236-8555

Services:
Preference given to families with children and the elderly Help is limited to once a year, with a $200 limit Assistance will only be given if it will catch the client up on the bill Food is only to be delivered to individuals that are home-bound.
*No same day assistance*

Hours:
Vary

Eligibility:
Resident of East Asheville; Swannanoa; Montreat, Ridgecrest, or Black Mountain; Preference given to families with children and the elderly; Income verification required

Documents To Bring:
Phone call on Monday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.; Leave a slow, clear message with your name, number, and what you need assistance with; First ten calls are considered; Society meets on Monday evening to make assistance decisions; If selected for assistance a volunteer will call to set-up a home interview ; No same day assistance



The Holy Spirit cannot defy the Father or The Son - because those three are one.
-- Unknown




Food Pantry, Calvary Episcopal Church

13 Miles Away

2840 Hendersonville Road
Fletcher, NC 28732
(828) 684-6266

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Services:
Open Saturday, 8:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m Distributes donated non-perishable food; milk, meats, eggs, bread, fresh vegetables and personal items to those in need in North Henderson and South Buncombe County.

Hours:
Saturday, 8:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Eligibility:
Resident of North Henderson or South Buncombe County

Documents To Bring:
Complete intake form and disclaimer of product



There are those who look at things the way they are, and ask why... I dream of things that never were, and ask why not?
-- Stanislaw J. Lec




Social Services, Salvation Army - Henderson County

14 Miles Away

239 Third Avenue East
Hendersonville, NC 28792
(828) 693-4181

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Services:
Offers utility assistance (once a year and must have disconnect notice); Rental assistance (once a year, must have eviction notice from the sheriff; Not able to assist individuals renting month to month); Food assistance (once every 90 days); Clothing assistance (once every 90 days); Emergency lodging; USDA Commodity Program.
Food Pantry Open Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Hours:
Monday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.; Closed 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.; Food Pantry: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Eligibility:
Henderson County residents;
Income/Expense verification,
Picture ID, and two additional forms of identification required; Eviction notice from Sheriff for rental assistance

Documents To Bring:
In person; Referral



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-- E James Rohn




Only Hope WNC

14 Miles Away

P.O. Box 394
Hendersonville, NC 28739
(828) 693-5499

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Services:
Services homeless youth in Western North Carolina Provides basic needs and financial assistance Has a closet full of basic need items that are provided to the youth and their family Assistance Fund for Youth helps cover needed items such as clothes, food, gas, school related activities, and graduation expenses.

Hours:
By Appointment Only

Eligibility:
Homeless youth ages 4 years to 18 years old and attending school and their families; Picture ID and school verification

Documents To Bring:
Call and set appointment up; Complete one page application



You must learn from the mistakes of others. You can't possibly live long enough to make them all yourself.
-- Sam Levenson




Iglesia Bautista Getsemani Food Pantry

14 Miles Away

3526 Brevard Road
Hendersonville, NC 28739
(828) 890-5960

Services:
Open Sunday, 6:30p.m Food pantry that generally has some household items, and sometimes has meat.

Hours:
Sunday, 6:30 p.m.

Eligibility:
Henderson or Transylvania County resident; Income verification

Documents To Bring:
Arrive by 6:30 p.m.; Fill out application form



We are born into the world of nature; our second birth is into the world of spirit.
-- Bhagavad-gita