4 Feeding America network members serve this area:


State Statistical Brief: SC

Food insecurity rate 18.0 % Child food insecurity rate 26.4 % Population 4,630,351
Poverty rate 17.6 % Child poverty rate 25.3 % Unemployment rate 9.1 %

1. Lowcountry Food Bank

Contact Information
Website: www.lowcountryfoodbank.org
Street Address 2864 Azalea Drive
Charleston, SC 29405
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Phone: 843.747.8146
Fax: 843.747.8147
Executive Director: Pat Walker, pwalker@lcfbank.org
Media Contact: Miriam Coombes (Development and Communication Coordinato), mcoombes@lcfbank.org
843.747.8146 X112
Population Served
Number of counties served: 10 Total pounds of food distributed annually: 17,974,008
Types and numbers of services agencies distributing food
Emergency: 261 Soup Kitchen: 16 Shelter: 18 Residence: 9 Day Care: 1
Multi-service: 0 Senior: 3 Rehabilitation: 1 Youth Programs: 19 Other Programs: 0
Basic programs being run (i.e. CK, KC, produce, job training)
Production Kitchen, Fresh Produce, Back Pack, Repack Bulk, Job Training, Kids Cafes, Community Kitchen, Salvage, Purchase Program, TEFAP, CSFP, CACFP, SFSP, Non Food Distribution, Nutrition Education, Food Stamps, School Pantries, Reclamation, On-Site Agency Shopping, Community Garden, Composting

2. Harvest Hope Food Bank

Contact Information
Website: www.harvesthope.org
Street Address 2220 Shop Road
P.O. Box 451
Columbia, SC 29201
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Phone: 803.254.4432
Fax: 803.254.6011
Executive Director: Denise Holland, dholland@harvesthope.org
Media Contact: Skot Garrick (Communications Manager), sgarrick@harvesthope.org
803.466.2250
Population Served
Number of counties served: 20 Total pounds of food distributed annually: 27,638,594
Types and numbers of services agencies distributing food
Emergency: 357 Soup Kitchen: 7 Shelter: 1 Residence: 31 Day Care: 2
Multi-service: 15 Senior: 1 Rehabilitation: 4 Youth Programs: 65 Other Programs: 83
Basic programs being run (i.e. CK, KC, produce, job training)
Fresh Produce, Back Pack, Repack Bulk, Kids Cafes, Salvage, Purchase Program, TEFAP, CSFP, CACFP, Other Service : Produce Drop (mobile pantry), Mobile Pantry, Non Food Distribution, Nutrition Education, Food Stamps, WIC, On-Site Client Pantry, On-Site Agency Shopping

3. Golden Harvest Food Bank

Contact Information
Website: www.goldenharvest.org
Street Address 3310 Commerce Drive
Augusta, GA 30909-4417
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Phone: 706.736.1199
Fax: 706.736.1375
Executive Director: Travis McNeal, tmcneal@goldenharvest.org
Media Contact: Travis McNeal (Director of Development), tmcneal@goldenharvest.org
706.736.1199 X211
Population Served
Number of counties served: 30 Total pounds of food distributed annually: 13,499,593
Types and numbers of services agencies distributing food
Emergency: 296 Soup Kitchen: 7 Shelter: 1 Residence: 14 Day Care: 0
Multi-service: 23 Senior: 0 Rehabilitation: 8 Youth Programs: 11 Other Programs: 44
Basic programs being run (i.e. CK, KC, produce, job training)
Fresh Produce, Back Pack, Salvage, Purchase Program, TEFAP, Mobile Pantry, Nutrition Education, Food Stamps, Senior Brown Bag / Food Box Distribution, On-Site Agency Shopping

4. Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina

Contact Information
Website: www.secondharvestmetrolina.org
Street Address 500 B Spratt St.
Charlotte, NC 28206
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Phone: 704.376.1785
Fax: 704.342.1601
Executive Director: Kay Carter, kcarter@secondharvest.org
Media Contact: Kay Carter (Executive Director), kfhelms@secondharvest.org
704.375.9639 X16
Population Served
Number of counties served: 19 Total pounds of food distributed annually: 36,506,930
Types and numbers of services agencies distributing food
Emergency: 210 Soup Kitchen: 35 Shelter: 18 Residence: 143 Day Care: 6
Multi-service: 22 Senior: 20 Rehabilitation: 6 Youth Programs: 189 Other Programs: 0
Basic programs being run (i.e. CK, KC, produce, job training)
Fresh Produce, Back Pack, Repack Bulk, Kids Cafes, Salvage, Purchase Program, TEFAP, Mobile Pantry, Non Food Distribution, Nutrition Education, Food Stamps, Senior Brown Bag / Food Box Distribution, On-Site Agency Shopping