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10:00 am on Friday January 20, 2012

Handful of soup kitchens open in area over past year

Flickr user bsabarnowl Through the past year, the Hunger and Homeless Coalition has opened four soup kitchens in the area--and one more's on its way. The Hunger and Homeless Coalition works with local organizations and churches to give shelter and...
4:03 am on Thursday October 20, 2011

VA gives Crisis Ministries $1.2 M to help build new shelter (update: groundbreaking)

Image by Crisis Ministries A rendering of the new Crisis Ministries building on Meeting Street.First reporting: Crisis Ministries homeless shelter and soup kitchen in Charleston will receive about $1.2 million from the U.S. Department of Veterans...
6:29 am on Wednesday July 29, 2009

Palmetto House helps the community, changes lives

Image by Flickr user St StevImage by 20090729-homeless.jpg The Palmetto House in Summerville is a shelter where lives are changed for the better on a daily basis. Working as a homeless shelter and soup kitchen, the Palmetto House is a temporary...
7:14 pm on Wednesday April 22, 2009

Another public food program gets going in Charleston

NBC News 2 reports on increased demand for public food services as the economy has weakened. They stopped by the free lunch at the Tri-County Family Ministries' first "Feed the Need" program at 3349 Rivers Avenue in North Charleston where 500 people...
7:37 am on Friday October 24, 2008

Soup kitchen sees jump in demand

Crisis Ministries' soup kitchen has seen a 25% increase, and more and more visitors are not your classic impoverished: Many are driving to the kitchen. Head over to ABC News 4 for the story.