emergency food pantry

The Emergency Food Pantry is open Mondays 12:30-3:30p. Serving Lexington and Richland Counties. Individuals and families may sign up as early as 9a on the blue signup sheet outside the Food Pantry entry doors. Individuals and families may come every other week. The Pantry follows the church office schedule of holiday closings. Please check the online calendar.

Thank you for continuing to stock our food pantry to meet the needs of our church family and community! Items that we consider staples that we hand out weekly based on availability: Beans (canned/dried), Rice (package/box), Canned Vegetables, Canned Fruit, Baby Food, Pampers Diapers, Pasta & Sauces, Canned Meat, Breakfast Items, Cereal/Grits, Soups (can or ramen) and Peanut Butter.


Interested in volunteering? There are several ways you can help!


Pantry set up/clean up from 11a–4p

(If you are unavailable for the full 5 hours, we can still use what time you can give.)






9–10:30a and/or 12noon–1p


9–10:30a and/or 12–1p

Pick-ups from donating stores, sorting, and organizing

If you're interested in volunteering or if you need additional information, let us know by contacting us at our church office at 803-798-4488 or foodpantry@CLColumbia.com.