St. Martin dePorres Food Pantry OPEN THIS WEEK: Oct. 12th & 13th

OPEN Tuesday, October 12th & Wednesday, October 13th, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Hunger Knows No Season

St. Ann's Social Outreach Programs:

St. Martin dePorres Food Pantry OPEN THIS WEEK


St. Martin dePorres Food Pantry, 104 South Kemp Street, Florence, SC will be OPEN on Tuesday, October 12th & Wednesday, October 13th,  from 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM.




We will be OPEN every week remaining in the month of October, on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings, from 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM!


On Mondays, generally, (and sometimes, on Tuesdays!) we need volunteers to meet us at Harvest Hope Food Distribution Center in Florence to pick up our food for this week AND to help us load/unload and stock our shelves. Can you help today? Meet us there at 8:45 AM. Give Ms. Pat a call to verify which day of the week they will be doing pick-up at Harvest Hope.




DONATIONS of canned goods and shelf stable food items (no glass, please) are always needed and appreciated--we generally serve about 100 families a week.


DONATIONS may be dropped off to the St. Ann Parish Office, Mondays through Fridays, from

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM or dropped off before any scheduled Mass in the St. Ann Church or dropped off at the St. Martin dePorres Food Pantry from 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM on the weeks and dates open to our clients. Thank you for your generosity!


We need donations of all sizes of canned vegetables!

We need donations of all sizes of breakfast cereals!



VOLUNTEERS are needed for 2 hours a day, 3 days a week, every week--can you help?


MONDAYS: 9:00 -11:00 AM Generally, on Mondays, our appointment at Harvest Hope Distribution Center is generally between 8:30 - 9:00 AM; we ask our volunteers with trucks to meet us there to pick up food for the pantry. Volunteers will load and unload food from Harvest Hope Distribution Center in Florence, stock shelves and fill grocery bags for our clients. Call Ms. Pat to verify the pick-up time for food at the beginning of each week, please!


TUESDAYS & WEDNESDAY, on the weeks OPEN to CLIENTS: 9:00 - 11:00 AM Tuesday & Wednesdays- Volunteers will help to serve our clients with packing and distribution of groceries.


All volunteers and clients must wear facemasks and practice social distancing as the S.C. rate of vaccinations is still under 50%.


-Thank you to all our volunteers!



Are you a student preparing for the Sacrament of Confirmation and in need of service hours for the year 2021? This is a great opportunity to get your service hours completed!


Please contact Ms. Pat, 843-269-1069 or email to let her know you are available! Ms. Pat is still looking for some more help; if you know of anyone ages 15 or over looking for service hours or needs something to do please have them call me. They will not have any contact with the clients (masks and gloves will be provided) will be provided! .


For more information, please call the St. Ann Parish Office, 843.661.5012.


Contact Us:

St. Ann Roman Catholic Church

Fr. Noel P. Tria, Pastor

Rev. Mr. Robert L. Cox, III, Deacon

Rev. Mr. David A. Kahn, Sr., Deacon

113 South Kemp Street, Florence, SC 29506 843.661.5012

Barbara A. Lewis, Director of Business Administration

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