GTOC HAS SUSPENDED ACCEPTING NEW FAMILIES WHO LIVE WITHIN THE CITY LIMITS OF LEXINGTON AND THOMASVILLE

THIS CHANGE DOES NOT AFFECT FAMILIES ALREADY REGISTERED AT GTOC

NEW CLIENTS REQUESTING FOOD FROM GREATER THINGS OUTREACH CENTER

 

Greater Things Outreach Center (GTOC) is accepting new clients on Tuesday 6 pm-7:15 pm; Wednesday 10 - 11:15 am and Thursday  6 pm - 7:15 pm, From residents of Davidson County, NC ONLY. ( WE DO NOT ACCEPT APPLICANTS FROM RESIDENTS OF THE CITIES OF LEXINGTON AND THOMASVILLE

 

YOU MUST BRING ALL REQUIRED INFORMATION SEE BELOW FOR ALL REQUIREMENTS

YOUR FIRST VISIT:

  • On arrival, sign in on log sheet in the waiting room.

  • Bring photo ID and proof of address (Check Below for list of approved items)

  • Bring proof of residence for all people that live with you

  • You will go through a short intake process

  • You will shop for food

WHAT YOU WILL NEED TO BRING ON YOUR FIRST VISIT:

  • You will need to bring: Photo ID – (Driver’s license, Voter ID or any government ID with your picture.  (You must show a photo ID every time you visit the pantry).

  • Proof of address for you and each adult over 18 years of age living in your home: Examples: Utility Bill, Medicaid Card or Government Mail, bank information and other official documents with your current address. We cannot accept personal mail or Drivers License as proof of residence.

  • For children living in your home under 18 years old: Medicaid card, a school record with your current address, Children under school age will need a Medicaid card or their Birth Certificate.

Parking is allowed in the rear of our building; only as follows: After 4 Tuesday and Thursday and Wednesday After 9:00 AM.  

Parking for clients with disabilities in available in the front of the building. you must have a Handicapped placard or license plate issued in your name.

Do not park in the Ripple Building lot or in front of Mojo's Coffee Shop

  

Bible study is held Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5:30 pm. Bible Study is a ministry that we offer and is completely voluntary.

Times that we actually open the building for you to enter will vary and is based solely on volunteer schedules. 

 

 

The FOLLOWING WILL RESULT IN IMMEDIATE AND PERMANENT SUSPENSION:  

  • We do not allow smoking within 25 feet of an entry to our building

    • if you must smoke park at the back of the lot and smoke only in your vehicle. Please do not throw cigarette butts and trash on the ground.

  • GTOC has a ZERO tolerance for verbal or physical abuse of our volunteers and clients

  • Alcohol, Illegal drugs and weapons of any kind are not allowed on GTOC property. This is grounds for immediate and permanent suspension. We take the safety of our clients and volunteers seriously.

All information collected during your application is held in the strictest of confidence. Many statistics are needed to apply for grants that help to keep the Pantry well stocked. Additional surveys may be taken from time to time. Only percentages and numbers are used. We never use names for these grants.

​​Call us:

336-619-0171

Find us: 

6282 Old Hwy 52 (Welcome, NC)

Lexington, NC 27295

Mailing Address

PO Box 37

Welcome, NC 27374

email us

gtocfood@gmail.com