Food Pantries

Traditional & Mobile


traditional Pantries

SPECIAL NOTICE:  DURING COVID-19 STAY AT HOME ORDER YOU ARE PERMITTED TO TRAVEL TO A FOOD PANTRY IF YOU ARE IN NEED OF FOOD.  OUR PANTRIES PRACTICE SOCIAL DISTANCING AND ARE NOW DRIVE THRU TO KEEP YOU AND OUR VOLUNTEERS SAFE DURING THIS PANDEMIC.  


We offer two pantries each week featuring  government commodities through the USDA program known as The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP).  In  addition we provide fresh produce and baked goods.  Families must be Union County, NC residents and qualify under this government program to receive food.  These pantries operate on Monday evenings in Hemby Bridge at Mill Grove United Methodist Church and the second one is at Union UMC in Wesley Chapel on Thursday evenings.  Union County residents can go to one or the other pantry once per calendar month.  See below for maps of the locations.


You can get more information about this program at the TEFAP HOME PAGE. Call 704-218-9060 for details about Common Cupboard at Mill Grove.

 


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If we are closed due to weather or holiday, we will announce it on our Facebook Page.  


We are closed on Memorial Day (May), Labor Day (September), Thanksgiving Day (November) and Christmas Eve, Christmas, New Year Eve and New Years Day.


Download and print a flyer for our traditional pantries and mobile pantries here.




INCOME QUALIFICATIONS














Mill Grove UMC, Indian Trail/Hemby Bridge

Monday Nights 7pm - 8pm



Union UMC, Waxhaw/Wesley chapel

Thursday Nights 7pm - 8pm




Mobile Pantries

Thanks to Second Harvest of Metrolina and these amazing partners we can provide TEFAP food on the road throughout Union County.


Mobile Pantry Schedule for 2020

Phone 704-218-9060


Tuesday, March 3                 Community Shelter of Monroe - 160 Meadow St Monroe, NC 28110

9:30 - 11:30 am


Tuesday, April 14                  Friendship Baptist Church - 501 PE Bazemore St, Monroe NC 28110

9:30 - 11:30 am


Thursday April 30                  Amazing Grace Lutheran Church - 416 West North Main Street, Waxhaw, NC 28173

9:30 - 11:30 am


Tuesday, May 12                     Community Shelter of Monroe - 160 Meadow St Monroe, NC 28110

9:30 - 11:30 am


Wednesday, May 27                Liberty Hill Missionary Baptist - 520 Billy Howey Rd, Waxhaw NC 28173

 **2:00 - 4:00 pm


Thursday, June 4                     Amazing Grace Lutheran Church - 416 West North Main Street, Waxhaw, NC 28173

9:30 - 11:30 am


Thursday June 11                   Friendship Baptist Church, 501 PE Bazemore St, Monroe NC 28110

9:30 - 11:30 am


Tuesday, July 14                     Community Shelter of Monroe - 160 Meadow St Monroe, NC 28110

9:30 - 11:30 am


Tuesday, August 11                Friendship Baptist Church, 501 PE Bazemore St, Monroe NC 28110

9:30 - 11:30 am


Thursday, August 27              Liberty Hill Missionary Baptist, 520 Billy Howey Rd, Waxhaw NC 28173

9:30 - 11:30 am


Tuesday, September 8            Community Shelter of Monroe - 160 Meadow St Monroe, NC 28110

9:30 - 11:30 am


Wednesday September 30      Amazing Grace Lutheran Church, 416 West North Main Street, Waxhaw, NC 28173

9:30 - 11:30 am


Tuesday, October 13               Friendship Baptist Church, 501 PE Bazemore St, Monroe NC 28110

9:30 - 11:30 am


Thursday, October 22              Liberty Hill Missionary Baptist, 520 Billy Howey Rd, Waxhaw NC 28173

9:30 - 11:30 am


Tuesday, November 3               Community Shelter of Monroe - 160 Meadow St Monroe, NC 28110

9:30 - 11:30 am


Wednesday, November 11       Amazing Grace Lutheran Church, 416 West North Main Street, Waxhaw, NC 28173

9:30 - 11:30 am


Tuesday, December 29             Friendship Baptist Church, 501 PE Bazemore St, Monroe NC 28110

9:30 - 11:30 am


In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights,1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; (2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or (3) email: program.intake@usda.gov.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.