Andrew from Starbucks came by the Food Pantry Thursday afternoon to present us with a check for $1,000. Our local Starbucks not only supports us financially but also donates food on a regular basis and provides some of the plastic bags we need. Thank you to Starbucks and their wonderful staff of employees! … See MoreSee Less
Thanks to our many volunteers who work behind the scenes to pick up and deliver from Food Lion stores and to our volunteer crew that sorts and distributes all of the produce, breads, pastries, deli items and meat. We have an amazing staff of workers! … See MoreSee Less
First Bank employees stopped in to present a $5,000 check in memory of Sharon Shaw Adams, a former bank worker and good friend of the food pantry. They were also given a brief tour showing some of the many foods we purchase with donations. … See MoreSee Less
Many people are eligible for assistance and aren’t aware. Guidelines effective October 1, 2022 through September 30,2023 are as follows:
Household gross income must be at or below the amounts listed below based on household size.
HOUSEHOLD SIZE PER YEAR PER MONTH PER WEEK 1 $27,192 $2,266 $523 2 $36,624 $3,052 $704 3 $46,080 $3,840 $886 4 $55,512 $4,626 $1,068 5 $64,944 $5,412 $1,249 6 $74,400 $6,200 $1,431 7 $83,832 $6,986 $1,612 8 $93,264 $7,772 $1,794 Each Additional Family Member (+$9,456) (+$788) (+$182) A household is defined as a group of people who live together and share money and other resources in order to get food.
Also, our food pantry receives some assistance from the US government and follows the nondiscrimination policy of the USDA which prohibits discrimination in all of its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, and where applicable, sex, marital status, familial status, parental status, religion, sexual orientation, political beliefs, genetic information, reprisal, or because all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program. … See MoreSee Less
Troop 614 visited the Pantry today and delivered car and truck loads of food donations to be shared in our community. Our many THANKS to Scout Troop 614 for all your efforts, great questions and helping to support The Fuquay Varina Emergency Food Pantry. … See MoreSee Less
Effective March 2023, the Extra Food and Nutrition Services (FNS) Benefits for COVID-19 will end. As a result, your EBT benefits will go back to pre-pandemic, regular monthly benefit amounts starting March 2023.
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