Currently, 1,700 Chowan County families participate in the food stamp program. Edenton-Chowan Food Pantry provides assistance to 500 of these families monthly.
To be eligible for assistance, individuals must provide the following information:
Clients must renew eligibility annually by providing the following items:
Each family is eligible to receive food once a month. Current hours for distribution are Mondays and Thursdays, 9:00 am to 11:15 am and on Wednesdays, 9:30 am to 11:30 am for senior citizens participating in the Commodity Supplemental Food Program. During the summer months, the food pantry is open on Wednesday evenings from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm to assist parents with the nutritional needs of their children.
For additional information please call the food pantry office at 252-482-2504 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.