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The food in your pantry could save a child from going to bed hungry tonight!


The food that is donated to Harvest Hope Food Bank is distributed to our 400+ member agencies throughout 20 counties of SC. On average we see a complete turnover of the product in our warehouse every 7 to 10 days! Food is always needed and donations are always welcome. We are open Monday thru Friday 8:30 am to 3:30 pm to receive your donations. For a printable PDF of our most recent food drive flyer listing our most needed items please click here.

For permanent drop-off locations please see below:


Columbia Locations

120 North Point
Lexington, SC 29072

890 St. Peters Rd
Lexington, SC 29072

512 Percival Road
Columbia, SC 29206

131 Harbison Blvd.
Columbia, SC 29212

6204 Garners Ferry Rd.
Columbia, SC 29209

631-4 Promenade Place
Columbia, SC 29229

368 Harbison Blvd., Suite A
Columbia, SC 29212

107 Harbison Blvd.
Columbia, SC 29212

3300 Forest Dr.
Columbia, SC 29204

8504 Two Notch Rd.
Columbia, SC 29223

151 Atlas Ct.
Columbia, SC 29209

5225-C Sunset Blvd.
Lexington, SC 29072

2580 David McLeod Blvd.
Florence, SC 29501

1285 Broad St.
Sumter, SC 29150

254 Robert C. Daniel Pkwy
Augusta, GA 30909

3437 Wrightsboro Rd.
Augusta, GA 30909


Our most needed food items include:

  • canned meat and fish
  • peanut butter (in plastic jars)
  • canned vegetables and fruits
  • breakfast cereal
  • personal care items (soap, shampoo, etc.)
  • any nutritionally dense foods

    *Please call us for information on how to donate frozen products.

If you are a wholesaler, retailer, or manufacturer interested in donating product and/or fresh produce, please contact Chuck Backman, at (803) 254-4432 ext. 1107 you can e-mail him at

If you want to get more people involved in donating food to Harvest Hope,you can get more information about sponsoring a food drive here.


Unfortunately, we cannot accept home canned or jarred products, including homemade baby food; cans without labels (donations must be in their original packaging); opened products; or deer meat unless it is processed by a licensed processor. Local venison processor is 601 Deer Processing (Ft. Motte). 

  • Locations:

  • Columbia

    2220 Shop Road
    Columbia, SC 29201
    (803) 254-4432
    (803) 254-6011 Fax
    (803) 223-6111 Agency
    Distribution Fax

  • Florence Pee Dee 2513 West Lucas Street
    Florence, SC 29501
    (843) 661-0826
    (843) 661-0699 Fax
  • Greenville 2818 White Horse Road
    Greenville, SC 29611
    (864) 281-3995
    (864) 281-3998 Fax
  • Lexington County Emergency Food Pantry 1775 12th Street Ext.
    Cayce, SC 29033
    (803) 794-1627
    (803) 794-1630 Fax