Address:2570 Memorial HwyLake Lure, NC 28746Map & Directions
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
Address:Charlotte HwyFairview, NC 28730Map & Directions
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
Address:101 N Ridgeway AveBlack Mountain, NC 28711Map & Directions
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
Address:2840 Hendersonville RdFletcher, NC 28732Map & Directions
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
Address:216 Whitson AveSwannanoa, NC 28778Map & Directions
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.
Address:850 Warren Wilson RdSwannanoa, NC 28778Map & Directions
Services: Hearts With Hands strives to eliminate suffering through the application of Christian principles. Their operating programs are as follows:
1. "Christmas From the Heart" - Helped almost 500 underprivileged children with Christmas
2. Sharing Heart Food Bank- serves over 500 families per month
3. Sharing Heart Regional Distribution Center- serves over 60 agencies with food per month. Last year the distribution center gave away over 2 million pounds of food absolutely free of charge.
4.GoodWill Vendor Program- Hundreds of dollars worth of clothing and household goods given to victims of disasters, housefires, and poverty.
5. Harvest of the Heart Food Drive- Local food drive collecting over 80,000 pounds of canned food for the distribution center.
6. "Koats 4 Kids" - Assisted over 700 children in western North Carolina with a warm coat.
7. "PIP Program" (Preparedness is Paramount) - Four-htheir disaster relief seminar to prepare you and ytheir family to be self-sufficient for 72 hours or more.
8. Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) - Hearts With Hands, Inc. is the training arm of Buncombe County and has been awarded grant funding to teach the program to county residents.
9. "School Tools" - A local program to assist underprivileged children with school supplies.
10. "Operation GI Joe/GI Jane" - Hearts With Hands, Inc. collects and distributes care packages to their overseas troops. To date over 5,000 care packages have been distributed.
11. International Assistance Program...provide medical and economic assistance to Cuba, Honduras, and other third world countries on a routine basis. The International Assistance Program also responds to disasters throughout the world.
Address:213 Long Shoals RdArden, NC 28704Map & Directions
Services: Open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday; 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.; Must call before arriving Church food pantry provides non-perishable food in connection with Manna Food Bank.
Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday; 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.; Must call before arriving
Eligibility: For Buncombe residents
Documents To Bring: Must call first before arriving
Address:416 Allen RdEast Flat Rock, NC 28726Map & Directions
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
Address:2227 Spartanburg HwyEast Flat Rock, NC 28726Map & Directions
Services: Open once per month, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m Dates may change Current scheduled dates: Tuesday, January 24; Tuesday, February 21; Tuesday, March 20; Tuesday, April 24; Tuesday, May 22; Tuesday, June 19; Tuesday, July 17; Tuesday, August 21, September 18, October 16.
Food pantry providing non-perishable foods. Occasionally may have fresh produce available.
Hours: Pantry: Open once per month, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.; see description
Eligibility: Any person/family in need; Income verification; proof of Henderson County residence
Documents To Bring: Phone call; Walk in; Bring own bags and boxes
Address:239 3rd Ave EHendersonville, NC 28792Map & Directions
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;
Picture ID, and two additional forms of identification required; Eviction notice from Sheriff for rental assistance
Documents To Bring: In person; Referral