Our Mission

Loaves & Fishes provides nutritionally balanced groceries to individuals and families in Charlotte-Mecklenburg who are in a short-term crisis.

Get Help

In a short-term crisis, a week's worth of groceries from Loaves & Fishes can mean the difference between paying the rent or feeding your family.

Get Involved

From holding a food drive to dropping off food donations at one of our 23 pantries to sorting food in our warehouse, there are lots of great ways to get involved.
  • Loaves and Fishes Blog

    It’s Hard to Focus When You’re Hungry

    Katlyn Denise is 4-years-old. Recently, she came with her mom, Etta-Marie, to the Loaves & Fishes food pantry at Holy Comforter Episcopal Church to shop for food for their family.   ... read more

  • News

    North Carolina Ranks In Top 10 of Hungriest States in U.S.

    North Carolina ranks in the top 10 but it is nothing to be proud of. 15.1% of NC households experienced food insecurity in 2016. An article in USA TODAY shares the findings from the USDA's latest food... read more