Many University City residents are struggling to afford food. You can help. A community food drive to replenish five food banks in the UCITY Family Zone will take place 10 am-noon June 13.
Drop off canned vegetables, soups, pasta, pasta sauce and other non-perishable food items at StoneBridge Church Community, 3700 Prosperity Church Road.
The community drive will benefit the following food pantries:
- Jamil Niner Food Pantry – UNC Charlotte campus. Operates Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons. Website
- Hope Street Food Pantry – Hope Church. 4100 Johnston Oehler Road, Charlotte, NC 28269. Their pantry night is Thursdays. Website
- Faith CME Food Pantry. 457 Wellingford St., Charlotte, NC 28213 Their pantry night is Wednesdays. Website
- Care To Share Outreach Center. 5232 The Plaza, Charlotte, NC 28215. Operates Mondays-Thursdays. Website
- Camino Community Pantry – Camino Community Center. 201 Stetson Drive, Charlotte, NC 28262 Operates Tuesdays and Fridays. Website
CLICK HERE for more details including a list of needed items.
More questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Every-Tuesday food drive
StoneBridge Church Community also collects food for area distribution each Tuesday morning. Bring donations to the church at 3700 Prosperity Church Road.