Harvest Hope's emergency food pantry in Richland County is at 2220 Shop Road in Columbia. The phone number is (803) 254-4432, ext. 1132.
Harvest Hope's emergency food pantry in Lexington County is at 1775 12 St. Ext., Building 4, Cayce. The phone number is (803) 794-1627.
Both pantries are open 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday and 5:30 to 7 p.m. the last Thursday of each month.
They will be closed Dec. 24-25 and Dec. 31-Jan.1.
Pet Soup provides free pet food at the Shop Road location every other Friday. The next event will be Jan. 1, even though the food bank operation is closed that day.
How to donate
You can give money online at www.harvesthope.org.
For individual and group volunteer opportunities in Columbia or in Cayce, contact Erin Schroeder at (803) 254-4432, ext. 1115.