Life Harvest Food pantry

Every donation means someone is not going to bed hungry and for that, we thank you!

Living To Serve

Hours of Operation:
10:00 am to 11:00 am
2nd & 4th Saturdays

Covid-19 Updates

We’re taking all necessary precautions to keep you safe. We are open for curbside grocery pickup.
Please stay in your cars and be served by our volunteers!

Food Pantry Events

We Run on Donations

You can donate two ways:

1. Shop from our Grocery list
Drop off items the day of operation
(2nd and 4th Saturday) from 9am-10am.

2. Make a Monetary Donation
If giving online, select the LHFP option in the drop-down menu and type your desired amount in the box.
Checks can be mailed to 
PO Box 80665
Raleigh, NC 27623

Memo: LHFP

We make a difference With  Volunteers

 

Shoppers & Loaders

Muscles, movement, and a good eye!

Volunteers go shopping for needed items at Interfaith Food Shuttle, our food bank, on 2nd and 4th Fridays at 1pm.

Sign for purchases

Load groceries into vehicle and transport to BGC.

**This position is ideal for volunteers who have a truck. Some heavy lifting is necessary with this position.

Grocery Store Shoppers

Can you spot a good deal from a mile away? Is shopping your kind of therapy? Then come shop for us!

Volunteers will shop for needed items at local grocery stores as needed.
Transport groceries to BGC 2nd and 4th Fridays at 2:30pm

**Grocery Store Shoppers will be reimbursed for shopping within a weeks period following submission of their PO request with receipts.

Unloaders & Stockers

Are you a mover and a shaker? Does working out and spring cleaning every season sound appealing to you? If so, sign up to serve as an unloader and stocker!

Volunteers meet at BGC on 2nd and 4th Fridays at 2:30 pm to unload and stock groceries either purchased at Interfaith Food Shuttle, delivered, or donated.

Volunteers will pull out shopping carts and attend to any organization needed for Saturday’s operation.

Guest Support Specialist

Is hospitality a strength of yours? Do you love to help people and see them smile? Then we’d love to have you serve on this team! Those who are bilingual are an additional asset!

Volunteers arrive at 9am for prayer and prep.
Greet and check-in guests upon their arrival.
Guide guests through pantry and help bag selected groceries.

**For safety precautions during COVID, guests will remain in their cars and groceries will be delivered curbside.

Offer prayer if desired from guests.
Help with shutting down for the day.

Frequently Asked

Questions

What are your hours of operation

LHFP is open every 2nd and 4th Saturday from 10 am-12 pm.

What do I need to bring?

Please bring any form of ID to sign in; no other paperwork is required.

Do I have to be a member to utilize the food pantry?

Baptist Grove Church membership is not required for assistance. LIFE Harvest Food Pantry is open to all, both members and non-members.

How often can I utilize the pantry?

A guest can utilize LHFP once each month.

How much food will I receive?

Each guest will shop their choice for a week’s worth of groceries that best fits their preferences and dietary restrictions.

What can I expect during my visit?

Upon arrival, a LHFP Volunteer will check you in. You will be asked for your ID, address, gender, race, and number of people in your household. At this time, any additional need or food restriction can be reported. After check-in, you will receive a shopping cart and volunteers will be available to assist you at each station. Once you have completed shopping, a volunteer will help you unload your cart and pack your groceries in your car. Volunteers are also ready and willing to pray with all guests upon request; prayer is not required for assistance.