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, January 21

Asheville Middle School at 5:30 PM
211 South French Broad Ave, Asheville, NC 28801

Wednesday, January 22

Hiwassee Dam Community Building at 12:00 PM
7829 Hwy 294, Murphy, NC 28906

Thursday, January 23

Addie's Chapel UMC at 4:00 PM
201 Ridley Street, Marion, NC 28752

Tuesday, January 28

Harrah's Cherokee Casino at 2:00 PM
777 Casino Drive, Cherokee, NC 28719

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Voter Advocacy: A Chance to Change the Future

A Chance To Change The Future MANNA is a place where people from all backgrounds and experiences come together to unite in a singular mission: ending hunger in WNC. As a nonpartisan nonprofit dedicated to highlighting and advocating for the issues that affect the people we serve, we recognize the level of community support required… Read more »

MANNA Community Market

Meeting Communities Where We’re Needed For many Western North Carolinians, times are tough. In fact, more than 90,900 people in the 16 western-most counties are experiencing food insecurity every year. Wages are not keeping up with living expenses, and North Carolina is already ranked in the top 10 most food-insecure states in the country. MANNA’s traditional… Read more »

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 »