The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Piedmont Emergency Relief CenterPiedmont Emergency Relief Center
Piedmont Emergency Relief Center Mission Statement To build the capacity of the Greater Piedmont Community and area to meet the emergency needs of children, families, and senior citizens.To facilitate the introduction of programs for long-term educat... Read more
To build the capacity of the Greater Piedmont Community and area to meet the emergency needs of children, families, and senior citizens.To facilitate the introduction of programs for long-term education and solutions at the time our constitutents apply for emergency assistance.
To create the infrastructure for existing programs to reach the Greater Piedmont Community and area.
PERC, the Piedmont Emergency Relief Center has 5 programs:
Food Pantrny - to help those with food emergencies
Food Stamp Outreach - to assist client to apply for food stamp benefits
Angel Food Ministries - to stretch families food dollar or food stamp benefit
Information and Referral - to assist families with needs other than food
Faith In Action of PERC - to go to those who cannot come to us