​​NC State Refugee Program Advisory Council

Other Refugee Service Providers

UNCG - Center for New North Carolinians

Preferred Contact: P: 336-334-5411 

Website: http://cnnc.uncg.edu/
Mission: The Center for New North Carolinians is committed to advancing the capacity of immigrants and refugees and will continue to build bridges between immigrant populations and existing communities throughout the state by providing:

Services:
          Community-based outreach and advocacy
          Educational programming
          Research and evaluation

          Immigrant and refugee leadership development
          Educational opportunities for faculty and student
Refugee Services: Case management services with a focus on health access, employment services, immigration legal services, year-round youth programs, interpretation services and interpretation training, research facilitation through Universities
Needs: monetary donations, volunteers, clothing donations based on season, school and office supplies

Legal Aid
122 North Elm Street, Suite 700
Greensboro, NC 27401
(336) 272-0148
Website: https://www.legalaidnc.org/public/learn/offices/greensboro/default.aspx

Humanitarian Immigration Law Clinic
Elon University School of Law
P.O. Box 5848
Greensboro, NC 27435
(336) 279-9299
Website: https://www.elon.edu/e/law/academics/clinics/immigration-clinic.html

Legal Aid

Salvation Army
307 West Lee Street
Greensboro, NC 27406
(336) 274-0259

Salvation Army Center of Hope
1311 South Eugene Street
Greensboro, NC 27
(336) 273-5572

Services: A United Way Agency. The Salvation Army of Greensboro was established in 1904 and services those living in poverty, at risk of homelessness, and the homeless population, by offering programs for spiritual guidance, social services, and emergency assistance.

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00 am-5:00 pm. Intake applications accepted from 9:00 am-12:00 noon

Eligibility: Valid, current picture I.D. and Social security cards for all household members (copies NOT accepted). For financial assistance, bring the past due/disconnection/eviction notice; it must be in your name. No financial assistance for bills that are already disconnected; there is no money for re-connection fees or rental deposits. Must have proof of all household income (for example - pay stubs, SSI, disability, child support.

Documents To Bring: Call or visit between the hours of 9:00 am and 12:00 noon. The first time you need assistance, you do NOT need a referral. Any time AFTER the first time, you must have a referral. Food pantry can be used once every 3 months. Clothing vouchers can be used once every three months for a total of three times. After this, individuals can receive one clothing voucher every six months.

Welfare Reform Liaison Project- Greensboro Distribution Center
2601 Greengate Drive
Greensboro, NC 27406
(336) 691-5780


Services: The center handles the distribution process for large quantity donations. Non-edible items can be accessed at the warehouse for a low administrative fee to those who qualify. Items are also available to qualified nonprofit agencies.


Hours: Monday and Friday, 10:00 am-4:30 pm

Eligibility: Seniors must be over age 55 and must have picture identification (preferably a state driver's license or I.D. card). People permitted to access the Distribution Center are: Recipients of Food and Nutritional benefits (food stamps); Adult recipients of Medicaid; Adult payees to a child's Medicaid card/benefits; Active cases in program areas approved and referred by Guilford County Dept. of Social Services (DSS). All eligible individuals must have an approval letter from DSS OR a letter showing your case is active, as well as a valid picture I.D. Medicaid recipients must bring their current Medicaid card.

Documents To Bring: Call (336) 601-6057 to verify eligibility

Clothing Banks

Greensboro Urban Ministry
305 West Lee Street                                    
Greensboro, NC 27406
(336) 271-5959
Website: www.greensborourbanministry.org

For Food Assistance: Picture ID, last four digits of Social Security number (or ITIN), the date of birth for everyone in the household, I-94 card if you do not have a social security card.


With proper identification, food is available up to four times in a twelve-month period per household. Those without proper identification will be given a one-time overnight order.


For Food Assistance questions, call (336) 553-2658.

Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30 am-4:00 pm; Food Pantry, 9:30 am-4:30 pm

Eligibility: Guilford County resident in need. Must have proper identification for all household members and written past due or late notice, proof of deposit amount, and proof of household expenses.

Documents to bring: Call first for pre-screening and to discuss your situation. Messages returned within 24 hours. No referral is necessary.

Transportation: take GTA bus #11

 One Harvest Food Ministries - The Grove
4530 Jessup Grove Road
Greensboro, NC 27410
(336) 285-8807
Website: www.locustgrove.com/ministry/one-harvest-food-ministry/

Services: One Harvest Food Ministries is a non-profit, non-denominational, faith based organization providing grocery boxes at a greatly reduced cost. Local host sites take orders and are distribution points. Orders are placed and received once each month. Telephone orders can be placed with each host site or orders can be made online. A Family Box is available for $35 and will feed a family of four for one week or an individual for one month Frozen meals and other boxes are also available Order deadlines and delivery dates vary - see website.

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Eligibility: No eligibility requirements

Documents to bring: Call host site or go online (http://oneharvest.com) to place an order. Order and delivery deadlines vary -- see website.

Email: adhart1955@gmail.com

One Harvest Food Ministries - Gospel Baptist Church
5945 North Church Street
Greensboro, NC 27455
(877) 818-1778

Services: One Harvest Food Ministries is a non-profit, non-denominational, faith based organization providing grocery boxes at a greatly reduced cost. Local host sites take orders and are distribution points. Orders are placed and received once each month. Telephone orders can be placed with each host site or orders can be made online. A Family Box is available for $35 and will feed a family of four for one week or an individual for one month Frozen meals and other boxes are also available Order deadlines and delivery dates vary - see website.

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Eligibility: No eligibility requirements

Email: GospelBCFoodMinistries@hotmail.com

One Harvest Food Ministries – Christ Wesleyan Church
2400 South Holden Road
Greensboro, NC 27407
(336) 299-8062


Services: One Harvest Food Ministries is a non-profit, non-denominational, faith based organization providing grocery boxes at a greatly reduced cost. Local host sites take orders and are distribution points. Orders are placed and received once each month. Telephone orders can be placed with each host site or orders can be made online. A Family Box is available for $35 and will feed a family of four for one week or an individual for one month Frozen meals and other boxes are also available Order deadlines and delivery dates vary - see website.

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Eligibility: No eligibility requirements

Documents to bring: Call host site or go online (http://oneharvest.com) to place an order. Order and delivery deadlines vary -- see website.

Email: dbailey1258@gmail.com

One Harvest Food Ministries – Bethany Fellowship
4707 High Point Road
Greensboro, NC 27407
(336) 323-3172

Services: One Harvest Food Ministries is a non-profit, non-denominational, faith based organization providing grocery boxes at a greatly reduced cost. Local host sites take orders and are distribution points. Orders are placed and received once each month. Telephone orders can be placed with each host site or orders can be made online. A Family Box is available for $35 and will feed a family of four for one week or an individual for one month Frozen meals and other boxes are also available Order deadlines and delivery dates vary - see website.

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Eligibility: No eligibility requirements

Documents to bring: Call host site or go online (http://oneharvest.com) to place an order. Order and delivery deadlines vary -- see website.

Grocery Assistance Program (GAP) - The Servant Center
1312 Lexington Avenue
Greensboro, NC 27403
(336) 370-1501

Services:  The food pantry and grocery assistance program, places food in reach of those facing food insecurity. The Pantry serves between 400-600 people each month and includes a monthly food bag delivery program to low-income elderly, a food grocery distribution to low-income individuals and families, as well as an international pantry for those not yet documented as legal immigrants. Three options are offered with this program: Food Pantry, Delivery Program, and International Program. Food Pantry is for clients with transportation to come on-site and pick up groceries. Delivery Program is a once-per-month grocery delivery program for homebound seniors. To participate, a client must have a referral from Department of Social Services (Food Stamps or Disability) or Greensboro Housing Authority (GHA).
International clients can be referred through FaithAction House, African Services Coalition, the Department of Public Health, or New Arrivals Institute (NAI) to receive food at the food pantry or by delivery.

Hours: Monday-Thursday, 10:00 am-2:30 pm (**By appointment only**)

Eligibility: Must meet income guidelines and need food

Documents to bring: Picture ID, the last four digits of the social security numbers for all members of your household, I-94 card if you do not have a social security card, and a referral letter from NAI. Non-International clients must have a referral from DSS or Greensboro Housing Authority. International clients must have a referral from FaithAction International House, African Services Coalition, Department of Public Health, or NAI.
All emergency assistance must be done by calling the Pantry first. After a referral is received, someone from the Food Pantry will call to set up an appointment. No walk-ins accepted.
***REFERRALS MUST BE FAXED TO (336) 370-1540***

Guilford County Food Pantry
202 Franklin Blvd.
Greensboro, NC 27401
(336) 370-6383
Website: www.amswebsolutions.netfirms.com/Dawayne/gcfp.htm

Guilford County Food Pantry’s primary mission is to end hunger throughout Guilford County regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, handicap, or political beliefs.

House of Refuge Missions
216 South Elm Street
Greensboro, NC
(336) 691-1470
Email: Cindy Watlington for information gleaning@bellsouth.net


The House of Refuge operates a food bank and a thrift store in downtown Greensboro to families and to those who are homeless.

Blessed Table Food Pantry
3433 Summit Avenue
Greensboro, NC 27415
(336) 375-5562
The food pantry is open Tuesday-Friday, 10 am-1 pm

First Friends Meeting
2100 West Friendly Avenue
Greensboro, NC 27403
(336) 299-8869


Hours: 2:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of each month

Documents to bring: a picture ID and a referral form from NAI

Website: office@firstfriendsmeeting.org

Alamance Presbyterian Church
4000 Presbyterian Road
Greensboro, NC 27406
(336) 698-0122


Website: www.alamancechurch.org


Hours: every Saturday 11-11:30 am

Email: info@alamancechurch.org

 Food Assistance: Groceries on Wheels
Warehouse address: 3720-A Alliance Drive
Greensboro, NC 27407


Mailing address: 102 Kirk Road
Greensboro, NC 27455

Phone: (335) 988-8899

Email: foodassistance@hotmail.com

Services: Food Assistance, Inc. (FAI) is a nonprofit 501(c)3 charitable organization based in Greensboro, NC. Founded in 2003 by Jane Carlson, FAI serves low-income and disabled seniors in Guilford County. Currently FAI assists 450 families each month with upwards of 150 community volunteers delivering food, friendship, and hope. These groceries are at no charge to the recipients. You can be a blessing and receive a blessing by spending just 5-15 minutes with each recipient when you deliver their food. It is a chance to give back to the community (meet some of our "hidden national treasures") and make a difference in the lives of our elderly citizens.

Out of the Garden Project: Mobile Food Pantry
300 North Carolina 68
Greensboro, NC 27409
(336) 430-6070

Services: We are the only organization in the Piedmont who operates two “Mobile Food Pantries” in addition to our “Operation Backpack.” We take out food to food deserts (locations where their are either no grocery store options) in Guilford County and pass out 25-40 pounds of food to families in need. We generally go to a school we know is in need and ask a connect ed. announcement be sent over the phone telling of free food. Everyone who comes must fill out a form and qualify by their income. We currently serve 1200-1500 additional individuals each month through our mobile pantries.

Email: don@outofthegardenproject.org

Food Pantries

Greensboro

Guilford County Health Department
1203 Maple Street
Greensboro, NC 27405
(336) 641-7777
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00-5:00

Website: http://www.myguilford.com/humanservices/health/

Health Departments