Client Services

Identifying Client Needs and Building Relationships

Serving each client with dignity and respect is a standard that every client should experience. We will treat all clients fairly and equally at the Ashe Food Pantry, and when distributing goods to each household. We assure clients that their information is kept confidential.

Following are some ways we meet their individual needs

  • Provide food applications in English and Spanish
  • Assist with Food Stamp Applications (SNAP)
  • Health fairs
  • Flu shots
  • Cooking Matters classes
  • Food box items can be substituted to accommodate special dietary needs
  • Provide back to school supplies to students
  • Provide hygiene backpacks for Generations Ashe Pantry clients
  • Provide hygiene products for Operation Backpack
  • Our anti-discrimination policy says
    • The Ashe Food Pantry does not discriminate on the basis of race, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability or religion.
    • The Ashe Food Pantry is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and does not discriminate in the terms, conditions, or privileges of employment on the basis of race, age, color, sexual orientation, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, religion or any other way that may be prohibited by federal and state law. Any employee, board member, volunteer, or client who believes that s/he or any other affiliate of the Ashe Food Pantry. has been discriminated against is strongly encouraged to report this concern promptly to the Executive Director.