In partnership with Charleston County School District and JIO, we will collect and distribute items to help feed families through the weekend. We need box mac & cheese, peanut butter, canned pasta, beef jerky, fruit cups, granola bars, individual chip bags, and snack nut packages. Donation collections take place on Wednesdays from 9am to 12pm […]
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James Island Town Council voted to give James Island Outreach $15,000 and the Lowcountry Covid-19 Relief and Recovery fund $5,000 at its April 16th meeting. James Island Outreach, a wellness food pantry supported by local churches, has been serving the needy on James Island and Folly Beach for over 30 years. JIO also helps with […]
JIO will be open Saturdays from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. to distribute food via a drive-through process for our clients. Distributions will be made on each Saturday as resources allow.
We are accepting in date, non perishable items Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:00 am -12:00 pm. Please donate if you can. Canned or Packaged Food Donations Needed Most: beans/peas all types crackers cereal/grits/oatmeal corn fruit jelly Jiffy Mix juices macaroni and cheese meat/SPAM/salmon/beef stew pasta (dry) pasta sauce peanut butter rice soup tomato sauce vegetables/mixed
JIO will be open on Saturday March 28 from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. to distribute food via a drive-through process for James Island and Folly Beach residents only. Please bring proof of residency or a client ID card. Clients who have not received a regular distribution of food in the last 30 days are eligible. […]
Dear Friends, In the midst of so much change and disruption to our professional and personal lives brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, we wanted to reach out to all of our supporters to provide an update as to on-going operations at James Island Outreach in serving our clients and community. First and foremost, the […]
The safety of our staff, volunteers, and clients is a top priority for James Island Outreach. As a result of the COVID-19 outbreak, JIO will be closed until further notice. We will keep you posted as to the date when we will resume normal business hours. Be safe! Wishing you all good health!
Due to concerns over the COVID-19 virus, and as a precaution for the safety of our community, clients and volunteers the Taste of James Island to be held on April 18th is cancelled. Given the importance of the Taste of James Island as a fundraiser benefiting James Island Outreach we are actively working on rescheduling the event for […]