MANNA FoodBank is a private, not-for-profit service organization working to end food insecurity in the 16 counties of Western North Carolina including the Qualla Boundary. MANNA links the food industry to over 200¬†partner pantries and other human service organizations to get food to thousands of families’ tables. 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.

Every $1 donated helps provide 4 MEALS for people across WNC facing hunger.

Upcoming MANNA Mobile Markets:

This is a list of upcoming mobile market events hosted by MANNA and our partners. These food distributions are free and open to the public.

Friday, May 20

Klondyke Homes, 3-4 PM
500 Montford Ave.
Asheville, NC 28801

Monday, May 23

Arthur Edington Center, 3-4 PM
133 Livingston Street
Asheville, NC 28801

Macon County Fairgrounds, 1:30-3:00 PM
1436 Georgia Road
Franklin, NC 28734

Tuesday, May 24

Big Ivy Community Center, 8 AM - 12 PM
540 Dillingham Road
Barnardsville, NC 28709

Bartlett Arms Apartments, 3-4 PM
121 Bartlett Street
Asheville, NC 28801

Wednesday, May 25

Hiwassee Dam Community Building, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
7829 Hwy 294
Murphy, NC 28906

Minnie Jones Health Center, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
257 Biltmore Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801

Pisgah View Apartments, 3-4 PM
1 Granada Street
Asheville, NC 28806

First United Methodist Church, 3-5 PM
566 S Haywood St.
Waynesville, NC 28786

Thursday, May 26

Addie's Chapel UMC, 3:30-5:30 PM
201 Ridley Street
Marion, NC 28752

Friday, May 27

ABCCM-Hominy Valley, 2-4PM
1914 Smoky Park Highway
Candler, NC 28715

Fresh News

Shopping with SNAP

MANNA LIVE! On May 24th, we will be hosting our next “MANNA Live!” live stream event, Shopping with SNAP. The live stream will take place at the West Asheville Tailgate Market and will highlight the benefits of the Double SNAP program. Shopping with SNAP will take place from 3:30-4:00 PM on Tuesday, May 24th. The… Read more »

Double SNAP for Fruits and Vegetables

Double Your SNAP Funds, Access Nutritious Local Produce and Support Local Farmers Access to nutritious, healthy food is an important basic necessity for everyone. That is why we are thankful for farmers’ markets throughout WNC for accepting SNAP as a form of payment. The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) is the most effective method of… Read more »

Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive is Back

The 30th Annual Food Drive from the National Association of Letter Carriers Returns On Saturday, May 14th The National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) will conduct its annual national food drive. The longstanding food drive is the largest one-day food drive in the country and provides residents with an easy way to donate food to… Read more »

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