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Food banks, soup kitchens and food pantries in Chapel Hill NC

Carolina Cupboard: Community Food Pantry
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
Details: Carolina Cupboard will provide food assistance to individuals of the Carolina community be they student, staff, or faculty by acquiring and distributing food to those in need on this campus. The purpose of Carolina Cupboard is multidimensional in that it seeks to provide hunger-relief as well as educating, empowering, and engaging the surrounding community on issues related to food insecurity, poverty, and health & nutrition. Tuesday: 12-5pm, Thursday: 12pm-5pm
Inter-Faith Council for Social Service - Community Kitchen
Chapel Hill, NC 27516
Details: The IFC provides around 80,000 meals to hungry persons every year. Meals are free of charge and are provided to anyone who is hungry as well as to the residents of Community House and HomeStart. Community volunteers and volunteer groups representing congregations, businesses, neighborhoods and the University provide nutritious, hot meals 365 days a year. The Kitchen Coordinator--the one paid staff member in the Community Kitchen--schedules and trains volunteers to prepare and serve meals. Nearly all of the food that is served is donated by local restaurants, food services, campus groups, farmers, congregations and businesses. The IFC partners with Farmer Foodshare and other local groups to provide fresh, locally-grown produce for the Community Kitchen. The Community Kitchen relies heavily on volunteers to prepare and serve meals and clean up afterwards. Meal monitors provide support to volunteer groups and address client needs during the meal. Volunteers also help pick up, receive, sort and store food donations. Monday through Friday, Lunch 11:15am-12:30pm, Dinner 6:15pm-7:00pm; Saturday, Lunch 11:15am-12:30pm; Sunday, Lunch 12:15pm-1:30pm.
Take and Eat Food Pantry
Chapel Hill, NC 27517
Details: The mission of the Take and Eat Food Pantry is to provide supplemental, nourishing food at no cost to economically disadvantaged residents of eastern Chatham County in a loving and compassionate manner that recognizes the dignity and equality of each individual. The pantry, located at Evergreen United Methodist Church, provides food-assistance to our hungry neighbors in eastern Chatham County, specifically the Northwood High School attendance area. Take and Eat Food Pantry is an ecumenical endeavor which involves support from Evergreen United Methodist Church, Chatham Community Church, Chapel in the Pines Presbyterian Church, Lystra Baptist Church, Holy Trinity - Chatham, and Mt. Zion Baptist Church. Individuals and families receive enough groceries to prepare meals for approximately one week and may visit the pantry twelve times during the calendar year. The pantry distributes groceries: 1st Tuesday of every month from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm; 2nd Tuesday of every month from 10:00 am to 11:00 am; 3rd Tuesday of every month from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm; 4th Tuesday of every month from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm.