Place of Forsyth County Inc. (The) Overview
Target demographics: Assisting our residents with emergency basic needs in their time of emergency.
Direct beneficiaries per year: 32,080 residents. We provided $1,007,193 of in-kind assistance and $177,277 in direct finacial assistance.
Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: Help is always needed in our Food Pantry and Thrift Store to help with food or to maintain the grounds and facility.
Geographic areas served: Forsyth County, Georgia
Programs: Programs: Food Pantry, Surplus Food Pantry, Wednesday Noon Day Meals, Direct Emergency Assistance, Elderly Assistance, Youth Program, Medical Fund and Thrift Store Voucher Program. We are providing healthy snacks to the schools for hungry students. Our direct assistance programs are preventing homelessness and deprivation. We educate, advocate and refer to all local agencies as appropriate.
Seasonal: Thanksgiving food box distribution and Christmas food bags. Back to School distribution, Easter basket distribution, and YMCA Day Camp Scholarships.