Serving Madison County, NC Residents

The Beacon of Hope serves Madison County residents by providing food, emergency assistance, low-cost thrift store and advocacy to those in need.

The Beacon of Hope Services is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization offering food and emergency financial assistance to low income families and individuals in Madison County by providing:

  • A direct hunger relief service providing nutritious food and teaching to prepare residents to eat nutritiously
  • Emergency assistance for clothing, food and referrals
  • Referrals to community partners for housing and other services
  • Health Screenings
  • A low-cost Thrift Store for clothing, furniture, household essentials, haircuts
  • Advocacy to influence anti-hunger and poverty policy

Fall Fermenting Festival

A uniquely tasteful event will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, November 5th at the Madison County Cooperative Extension Center, 258 Carolina Lane. This family friendly event is free to attend, with proceeds benefiting the Beacon of Hope food pantry. Local fermenters will be presenting their products.…

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