he mission of the food pantry, is to provide assistance to the less fortunate in a dignify manner, in a supermarket style environment where people are empowered to make selections based on their family needs. The CNC food Pantry provides food to well over 20 families on a weekly basis. The pantry also serves as an emergency food program for those in immediate need, for those who have experienced temporary setback.
This listing was last updated Aug 9, 2013
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