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Free food pantries. groceries and meals Cabarrus County.

Get free food in Concord and Cabarrus County North Carolina. Locate information on churches, food banks, charity organizations, soup kitchens and pantries near you that provide grocery boxes to low-income families or people with no money. Find a free food pantry near you in Cabarrus County.

Clients range from single mothers to seniors, the unemployed and working poor. Many of the food distribution centers have limited hours, and what they can offer will depend on funding from the community. But a drive thru pantry or distribution center will often give away free groceries, paper products, baby formula, and holiday food boxes (Thanksgiving or Christmas). It is usually a good idea to call in advance for more information, hours, and the specifics of the services available. There is a phone number at the bottom of the page for other Cabarrus County food programs.

In addition to distributing free groceries and meals, many of the Cabarrus NC area pantries can also offer SNAP applications (Food and Nutrition Services), holiday meals, diapers, baby formula, free pet food for seniors and school lunches. Non-profits also help families save money on groceries by using coupons, apps and other tools. Learn about the best grocery apps.

Free food distribution centers in Cabarrus County North Carolina

Westpoint Baptist Church Food Pantry
Location is 1100 Pine St., Kannapolis, North Carolina 28081. Telephone number - (704) 933-2631

Cooperative Christian Ministry - Kannapolis office
Address - 101 Westview St, Kannapolis, NC 28081. Phone: (704) 932-1520
Assistance programs range from a free pantry to grocery distribution, USDA Commodities, paper products, laundry detergent and more. There are also applications to benefit programs. More on help from Cooperative Christian Ministry.

Salvation Army of Cabarrus County
Main office location is 216 Patterson Ave. S.E., Concord, NC 28025. Dial (704) 782-7822
Some resources offered may be the following. A food pantry, clothing closet, and thrift store are on site. May be able to coordinate shelter and help people apply for food stamps or summer or school meals for their children. Free Thanksgiving turkeys and Christmas dinners are offered in Cabarrus County. Limited help may be available to qualified seniors, including Meals on Wheels.

  • Another location is the Salvation Center Church. Address of charity - 2901 Cloverleaf Pkwy, Kannapolis, NC 28083. Phone: (704) 788-2055 or Telephone - (704) 938-5197. Distributes meals and perishable food.




Rowan Helping Ministries
Address: 226 North Long Street, Salisbury, North Carolina 28144. Phone number - (704) 637-6838
Offers community shelters, soup kitchens, and food pantries. A major focus is on feeding the homeless, including with hot meals, sandwiches and hygiene stuff.

Cabarrus Workshop - Food Distribution Center
2630 Odell School Rd., Concord, North Carolina 28025. Call (704) 393-1100
Provides emergency groceries and healthy food. There will be eggs, shelf stable groceries, dairy, and perishable goods. Or get services such as help in finding a job, resume review, counseling, and other support.

Cabarrus Crisis Center - Cooperative Christian Ministry
246 Country Club Dr., Concord, NC 28025. Phone (704) 786-4709
Programs and services can help people faced with a crisis situation. The charity will give away food, toiletries, laundry detergent, kitchen supplies, diapers (as available) to low-income families. There are also Healthy Cooking demonstrations, cooking classes, grocery shopping workshops and other advice.

Covenant Presbyterian Church
Main Address: 5835 Charlie Walker Rd, Kannapolis, NC 28081. Phone: (704) 932-7522
An emergency food bank helps low-income families, the working poor, seniors and people in need. Free shelf-stable or canned food, counseling, fresh produce and other support is offered.

Shadybrook Baptist Church
A food distribution center is at 1009 Oakwood Ave, Kannapolis, NC 28081. Call (704) 932-6169

Westford United Methodist Church
Address: 273 State Hwy 49, Concord, NC 28025. Call (704) 782-1423

Concord Christian Center
Food bank address: 265 Manor Ave SW, Concord, NC 28025. Dial (704) 788-4726
Programs include a School Pantry for students, meals for the homeless, and grocery boxes. Based on donations there will be Baby Pantry and Formula, a free pet food pantry, Canned chili, and holiday food.





First Baptist Church - Operation Bread Basket
59 Chestnut Dr., Concord, North Carolina 28025. Call  (704) 786-6017 or (704) 788-3812
Meals, foods, Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday food baskets may be offered too. Or get nutrition education, health management and counseling.

Crisis Ministry, Harrisburg, United Methodist Church
4560 State Hwy 49, Harrisburg, NC 28075. Main phone - (704) 455-2311
Call for information on assistance, including clothing, food, meals, diapers, and more. The charity and its volunteers may also arrange shelters or free Christmas meals and gifts for the working poor. Learn more on United Methodist Church charity.

Baptist Sharing House - Cabarrus Baptist Association
Address - 117 Peachtree Ave., Concord, North Carolina 28025. Phone number - (704) 788-6507
Programs offered include General Clothing Provision and Food Pantries. Call for free meals, groceries, fruits, breads, rice, and other aid.

First Assembly, Concord - Crisis Distribution Center
Primary address - 246 Country Club Dr NE, Concord, NC 28025. Phone: (704) 786-4709
Low income individuals in Cabarrus County, including seniors, disabled, and jobless, can access emergency food boxes. Learn about other local programs and charities that may have grants or financial assistance for paying bills.

Mt Pleasant Food Ministry
Location is 8615 Park Dr, Mt Pleasant, NC 28124. Phone: (980) 621-8634

Emergency boxes of free food are offered in Cabarrus NC from the pantry. Soup, meats, and fresh fruits are served.

Main Street Mission
Main address: 306 South Main Street, China Grove, NC. Telephone - (704) 855-2909
The homeless can get a meal, and children a summer snack.





Additional free food programs in Cabarrus County

For more information on food banks near you or public benefits, such as SNAP food stamps or assistance for the unemployed, call 704-376-1785. Many other charities, Feeding America Centers and soup kitchens in the Cabarrus County are help prevent hunger from low income families.


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