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Fresh for All: Ridgeland Elementary School

Fresh for All: Ridgeland Elementary School

Our recent drive-thru food distribution at Ridgeland Elementary School provided fresh, beautiful produce to our neighbors in Jasper County! This food distribution demonstrates our work in the rural areas we serve and addresses barriers to food access by bringing...

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2021 Holiday Food Assistance in the Lowcountry

2021 Holiday Food Assistance in the Lowcountry

Christmas can be a wonderful time, but if you struggle with food insecurity, it could be incredibly stressful. We understand that some Lowcountry neighbors may need a little assistance obtaining a full meal for themselves and their families.  For those living within...

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The Story of a Veteran

The Story of a Veteran

I was inside the Pentagon on 9/11, 8th Corridor, E Ring. My meeting was cast aside as we watched CNN and New York City. When the second plane hit we knew it was deliberate. Then we felt our building "shudder." We were ordered to evacuate. Standing outside I saw the...

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2021 Thanksgiving Food Assistance in the Lowcountry

2021 Thanksgiving Food Assistance in the Lowcountry

The holidays can be a stressful time for anyone, but even more so with the impact that COVID-19 has had on our community. More of our neighbors in the Lowcountry are facing food insecurity than ever before.  To help relieve holiday stress, Lowcountry Food Bank and our...

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No Kid Hungry Grantee Reaches Children in Rural South Carolina

No Kid Hungry Grantee Reaches Children in Rural South Carolina

In an early childcare center, a group of excited kids, all of them under five, rushed to get bags of produce for their families. “Every single child wanted to carry the bags themselves,” shared Kim Bowlin, child hunger program coordinator at Lowcountry Food Bank. “But...

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