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, Wednesday and 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

Low sodium, no salt added, 100% fruit juice, fruit packed in juice or water and whole wheat options are encouraged in order to provide healthier alternatives for those we serve!



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 is held the first Sunday in March. Individual tickets as well as a variety of sponsor opportunities are available.


Coalition Golf Classic

The Coalition golf classic is the Coalition’s largest fundraising event annually and helps provide emergency services to Moore County families in need.

The 2021 Golf Classic is scheduled to be held at The Country Club of North Carolina on August 23rd.  Check back soon for details!  




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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