Address:207 Pinebridge AveSpruce Pine, NC 28777Map & Directions
Services: Provides a food pantry to Mitchell County residents.
Hours: Every other Saturday from 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Call for specific dates open.
Eligibility: Mitchell County residents only. Income requirements or on food stamps.
Documents To Bring: Must provide proof of household income, number in household, and whether or not you are on food stamps.
Address:23 Woodland DrBurnsville, NC 28714Map & Directions
Services: Provides a food pick up (mostly fruits and vegetables) on the 4th Friday of each month.
Must bring your own bags for the food.
Call first to confirm date and time.
Hours: Open the 4th Friday of reach month, from 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., and from 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Address:2902Burnsville, NC 28714Map & Directions
Services: Financial Subsidy Services include:
*Heating Fuel/Oil, Propane and wood
*Emergency Shelter (motel)
*Hot Meals (restaurant)
Physical Subsidy Services include:
*Clothing and Household Items
*Christmas Toys and Fruit
Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Eligibility: Yancey Country residents only
Documents To Bring: Qualifying for help consists of an interview process where income and expenses are evaluated to determine eligibility.
Address:147 New Vale RdNewland, NC 28657Map & Directions
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.
Address:420 College Dr SWBanner Elk, NC 28604Map & Directions
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
Address:550 Dillingham RdBarnardsville, NC 28709Map & Directions
Services: Provides an emergency food pantry and clothing closet Thrift store and library on site Has a community swimming pool Picnic shed, play ground, and volleyball court, & basketball court Picnic shed & resource room are available for rentals Food Pantry open Tuesday, Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Big Ivy Community Holiday Events 2012:
Senior Christmas Luncheon is Sunday, December 9th at 1:00 p.m - a congregate meal is served for Seniors and family members (for Barnardsville senior residents only).
Family Christmas Gathering is Saturday, December 15th at 6:30 p.m. - Children toddler to 10 years old sit on Santa's lap and get a stuffed animal; cookies & juice served (for Barnardsville family residents only).
Hours: Food Pantry/Closing Closet: Tuesday, Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.;
Thrift Store and Community Center: Tuesday, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.; Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.;
Library: Tuesday, Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Eligibility: Available to residents of northern Buncombe County. Targets residents of Big Ivy Community (Barnardsville Fire Department District - Barnardsville, Democrat, and Dillingham)
Documents To Bring: Food Pantry/Closing Closet: Apply in person
Rental Information: Call community center
Address:194 Aho RdBlowing Rock, NC 28605Map & Directions
Services: Food Pantry serving Watauga County
Address:820 Marler RdMarion, NC 28752Map & Directions
Services: Offers food assistance to children and their families that live in the West Marion area Food is offered on a weekly basis Clothing and hygiene items also offered to families Helps with school supplies Offers parenting classes.
During the school year, open Monday Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Hours: August 25 - June 5: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.;
June 15 - August 24; Tuesday, Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Eligibility: Families with minor children in West Marion; bring picture ID
Documents To Bring: Call main number and ask for Wendy or Gail.
Address:289 S Main StMarion, NC 28752Map & Directions
Services: Food pantry is open to the public on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Hours: Wednesday, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Eligibility: McDowell County residents; Clients may come for food once per month; Must bring drivers license or other legal identification
Documents To Bring: In person
Address:5182 US-70Marion, NC 28752Map & Directions
Services: Food pantry is open on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Hours: Pantry Hours: Monday, Wednesday, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.;
Church Office Hours: Monday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Eligibility: McDowell County residents; Eligible for one bag twice per month (no more than 10 bags per year)
Documents To Bring: Walk-In; Proof of residency, Valid ID, and complete a brief application for Food Pantry Services