Our Mission

Loaves & Fishes provides a week’s worth of 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 20 pantries to sorting food in our warehouse, there are lots of great ways to get involved.
  • News

    Stop Summer Hunger!

    Summer is one of the busiest times of year for Loaves & Fishes. Families who depend on free and reduced breakfast and lunch during the school year are now faced with stretching already tight budge... read more

  • Loaves and Fishes Blog

    “No food…for your kids? That is the scariest.” – Leonisa’s Story

    Leonisa Adams is amazing. As a Loaves & Fishes pantry volunteer, she helps clients choose groceries for their families. Walking through the pantry together, they often share stories of their strug... read more