89 Cares Drive ~ Jasper, GA


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Community Resources and Emergency Services For Pickens County residents.


  • CARES Reopens Friday, October 30th (10/30/2020)

    CARES will reopen Friday, October 30th from 9 am to noon for food distribution. ---------- 10/15/20 (Posted on CARES for Pickens County Facebook...

  • A Taste of Pickens (11/11/2017)
    Benefiting CARES (Pickens County’s local food pantry)
    A Taste of Pickens is an annual event held on the second Saturday in November to benefit CARES - Pickens County’s local food pantry. Local restaurant...

  • Pastor's Pot Poised To Set New Records at 7th Annual Food Extravaganza (5/5/2017)

    The Seventh Annual Pastor's Pot Runneth Over will be hosted on Saturday, May 6th from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Jasper United Methodist Church. It wi...

  • Are You Hungry? A Taste of Pickens is November 12th! (11/4/2016)

    Ahh man…. Friday night football kept me up late last night. It is too late for breakfast and I want to be home in time to watch the early afternoon Sa...

  • CARES Volunteer Drivers Needed (6/9/2016)

    CARES is in critical need of volunteer drivers to pick up food at local grocery stores and/or the Atlanta Food Bank. Light lifting required. On Wed...

  • Volunteer Opportunities at CARES (5/20/2016)
    Our food pantry
    It is the mission of CARES to provide food and essential non-food items, temporary financial assistance, supplemental financing for education, and res...

  • CARES Pantry Pickin's January-March 2016 Newsletter (5/17/2016)

    In this issue: Pastor's Pot; Angie Nix Jones, Chairperson 2016; Volunteer Highlights; From the Director and Assistant Director...

  • Pastor's Pot Cooking Challenge (5/7/2016)

    14 Churches participated in the Pastor's Pot Cooking Challenge raising $8,030 for CARES For Pickens County, our local food pantry....

  • CARES Pantry Pickin's October-December 2015 Newsletter (1/13/2016)
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    In this issue: A Taste of Pickens; Volunteer Highlight - Betty Ambrose; David McIlvaine is new Assistant Director; Peige Payen leaving to work at Boja...

  • A Taste of Pickens (11/14/2015)

    A Taste of Pickens is an annual event to raise money for CARES, our local food pantry. This year, $6,000 was raised from the 453 tickets sold, silent ...

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