August Newsletter

August 1, 2021

Blood Drives Benefit Cupboard

Thanks to everyone who came out to support the blood drive sponsored by Holly Springs Rotary Club, the Holly Springs Police Department and the Holly Springs Chamber of Commerce the Blood Connection donated $1,000… and an additional $150 from the blood drive sponsored by the Wellness Chiropractic Neurofeedback Center.

Starbucks Awards Cupboard $1,000 Grant

Thanks to Starbucks Partners (employees) and The Starbucks Foundation, the Holly Springs Food Cupboard received a $1,000 grant as part of the company’s Neighborhood Grants program.

Garden Update

Thanks to all the volunteers helping in the Food Cupboard garden, our 2021 harvest is now at about 1,650 pounds!
Interested in helping out? Contact Food Cupboard Garden Director Jerry DeWitt at organicman123@yahoo.com to be added to the volunteer sign-up list.

Available work days are generally on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays. Interested volunteers may select the day/time that best meets their schedules. Instructions will be given to volunteers, but on-site supervision generally will not be provided. 

Do you need food assistance? Know someone who does?

Please visit us. The Holly Springs Food Cupboard is here to help. Food distribution is every Thursday, 2-5 p.m. Deliveries are available to senior citizens and persons with compromised health or without transportation. Click here for more information.

Donating food?

Thank you! We are able to receive food on Mondays, 9-11 a.m. (this is our preferred time) and Thursdays, noon-5 p.m. Place donations on our delivery dock on the side of our facility and knock to allow for safe distancing. Or, give us a call and we can meet you to pick up food from your neighborhood.

Most needed items:

  • Large cloth/vinyl grocery bags (for track-out bags)
  • 16-ounce jars of peanut butter
  • Jelly
  • Broth
  • Boxes of mac & cheese

More Ways to Give

  • Support the Holly Springs Food Cupboard when you shop online with PayPal. Set us as your favorite charity, and you can choose to donate $1 when you checkout with PayPal. Click here visit PayPal and save the Holly Springs Food Cupboard as your favorite charity. This allows you to conveniently support us at checkout and other donation opportunities.
  • Enjoy online shopping? Use this link to set up AmazonSmile. Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the Holly Springs Food Cupboard.
  • If you’re using the Amazon app, select the main menu, select “AmazonSmile” within Programs & Features, and select “Holly Springs Food Cupboard as your charity. Follow the on-screen instructions to activate AmazonSmile in the mobile app.

More Information

Thank you, again, to our dedicated volunteers and generous community for making everything we do possible.