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Donations Needed

Seasonal Donations Needed: Soup Dried Beans Bottled Juice (Except Grapefruit) Always Needed: Boost Adult Diapers Laundry Detergent Personal Hygiene Items

Making Good Use of Old Toys

Kyle VanSteenbergen sold his Lego toys that he had outgrown and raised $75.00. He donated his money to the pantry to help provide food for those less fortunate. Way to go, Kyle.

Yam Jam

Today at The Fuquay Varina Emergency Food Pantry we had “A Yam Jam” 11,500 pounds of sweet potatoes distributed. A huge thank you to all the volunteers, the farmer, the delivery man and The Food Bank of Central and Eastern NC. It was a fun day! Next year we need […]

Funding is Always Needed

Besides donations of food, please keep in mind that we are spending more funds than usual to make up for the decrease in government supplies and increase in clients. Therefore, monetary donations are always greatly appreciated and are put to good use to buy those things we need. Check out […]

Fresh Produce

Thanks to the generosity of our local grocers, church gardens, farmers and gardeners, we are able to provide fresh produce for our clients on a regular basis. One client remarked “Thank you, thank you. As a diabetic, I am not able to eat a lot of the boxed and canned […]

A Special Birthday Present

Another birthday contributor this year was Liles Ellington, who collected food donations instead of presents for his 4th birthday. Liles has a big heart and he loves to share.