MANNA FoodBank is a private, not-for-profit service organization, that links the food industry with over 200 partner agencies in 16 counties of WNC. MANNA is an acronym and stands for Mountain Area Nutritional Needs Alliance. We are a member of Feeding America, the nation’s largest domestic hunger relief organization. Together we can solve hunger.

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Upcoming MANNA Community Markets:

Tuesday, December 3:

Enka Middle School at 4:00 PM
390 Asbury Road, Candler, 28715

Wednesday, December 4:

Bryson City Presbyterian Church at 12:00 PM
311 Everett St, Bryson City, NC 28713

Thursday, December 5:

Hendersonville Spanish HDA at 4:00PM
827 Fruitland Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792

Friday, December 6:

Macon County Resource Fair at 2:00PM
149 Siler Farm Rd, Franklin, NC 28734


Fresh News

These Kids Aren’t Playing Around…They’re Volunteering!

WNC Youth’s Mission to End Hunger Kids love to help out. It’s in their nature. When they see family or friends who are upset, they do what they can to cheer them up, because they want those around them to be happy – they want to be a solution to the problem. At MANNA, that… Read more »

Sweet Dreams, Full Plates Serves Up Record Donation

Turning down services has never tasted so sweet. The third annual Sweet Dreams, Full Plates campaign set a new record this year – donating an incredible $59,100 dollars in September to support MANNA FoodBank’s mission. “MANNA FoodBank is overwhelmed with gratitude,” said Mary Nesbitt, Chief Development Officer. “Their incredible efforts that involved all levels of… Read more »

Holiday Turkey Drive, now through November 15th

Help Make a Local Family’s Table a Bit Brighter and Donate a Turkey to our TURKEY DRIVE! This holiday season, we are hoping to fill families’ tables across our region with the staples that we all enjoy during a special holiday meal. Food with Hope and Dignity One reality of food banking is that food… Read more »