In Kind Support

Donations of goods help Sandhills/Moore Coalition provide food,
clothing, and other services to families in need.  

Nonperishable food items:

Sandhills/Moore Coalition welcomes any non-perishable food item which is not past its sell by or expiration date.  Food donations may be delivered to the Client Services campus at 1500 West Indiana Avenue in Southern Pines.  Client Services is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 am until 4:00 pm.  

Planning a food drive to benefit the Coalition? Below is a list of suggested non-perishable food items.

Suggested non-perishable food items:

  • Canned Beef Stew
  • Jelly
  • Peanut Butter
  • Spaghetti Sauce
  • Pasta
  • Cereal
  • Macaroni and Cheese
  • Tuna
  • Instant Mashed Potatoes
  • Non-refrigerated Juice
  • Canned Fruit
  • Canned Beans
  • 1-2 lb. package rice


Each year the Coalition provides clothing to almost 5,000 people.  Although the majority of items are received through donations at The Coalition Resale Shops, the following items are always needed.

  • Children’s socks & underwear
  • Women’s underwear
  • Pillows 
  • Queen, full & king blankets
  • Diapers, sizes 4,5,&6

Household items:
In addition to food and clothing, Sandhills/Moore Coalition also provides toiletries and other basic necessities for families experiencing a catastrophic event or transition.  

These items include:

  • Toilet paper
  • Laundry detergent
  • Bar soap
  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrushes
  • Dish detergent

Fundraising Events

Empty Bowls

Empty Bowls is an international grassroots movement to help raise hunger awareness started in 1990 by the Imagine/RENDER group.  Events feature a simple meal of soup as well as commemorative bowls to help attendees remember the empty bowls of those who go hungry each day. 

The Coalition’s Empty Bowls event will be held on Sunday, March 1, 2020 from 12:00-2:00 pm at the Country Club of Whispering Pines.  Individual tickets as well as a variety of sponsor opportunities are available.

Empty Bowls tickets or sponsorships can be purchased by using the buttons below or by calling (910) 693-1600 Option 5.

Coalition Golf Classic

The Coalition golf classic is held each July at Pinewild Country Club.  The largest fundraising event annually, the golf classic helps ensure the Coalition continues to provide emergency services to Moore County families in need.

The 2019 Coalition Golf Classic in honor of Don Hamilton will be held at Pinewild Country Club on Monday, July 22, 2019.  Team or single entry fees as well as a variety of sponsor opportunities are available. 

Entry fees or sponsorships can be purchased by using the buttons below or by calling (910) 693-1600 Option 5.

Location & Contact

Gilmore Client Services 

1500 W. Indiana Avenue
Southern Pines, NC 28387 

(910) 693-1600 

The Coalition Resale Shops

1117 W. Pennsylvania Avenue
Southern Pines, NC 28387

(910) 246-9845