Monthly Archives: January 2018

From Travis’ Desk: Making An Impact in 2018

January 11, 2018

As we step into a new year, I want to take a moment to celebrate all the ways your support helped transform our community in 2017. I am overwhelmed with gratitude as I consider how many lives we changed together last year. Because of you, we provided 14.5 million meals to the hungry in our […]

Family Farm Provides Fresh Peaches to the Hungry

January 11, 2018

We love to eat our peaches in Georgia and South Carolina, but we love to we grow them too! Titan Farms in Ridge Spring, SC is the largest grower of peaches on the east coast. Despite its scale, this family farm has a heart for helping those in need. For 8 years now, the farm […]

Columbia County Church Meets Hidden Need

January 11, 2018

In the seven years Gloria worked for Meals on Wheels, she never thought she would find herself in need of food assistance. But that changed when her youngest son passed away and Gloria and her husband of 30 years adopted his daughter. Though her husband and oldest son both work to support their household of […]

Giving Joy At The Master’s Table Soup Kitchen

January 11, 2018

Doris Lovette knows the face of hunger. Growing up in an impoverished area of South Augusta she knew that many around her were struggling, though her family was always blessed with enough to eat. “Once when I was a little girl, I saw a man digging through the trash for food in our neighborhood. That […]

Soup Kitchen Meals Got Us Through

January 11, 2018

It’s a busy lunch hour at The Master’s Table Soup Kitchen, but Kharleema does not seem to notice.  The 27-year-old mother sits down with her daughters, ages four and three, and lovingly arranges the food on their plates. Kharleema first visited The Master’s Table at the age of 15 and is thankful for how it […]