Wilmington Address

Harrelson Center
20 N. 4th Street Suite 300
Wilmington, NC 28401

Burgaw Address

St. Joseph Food Pantry
1303 Highway 117 South,
Burgaw, NC 28425


Emergency Food Pantry

  • Tuesdays and Fridays
  • 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Emergency Assistance Hours

  • Tuesdays and Fridays
  • 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Baby /Hygiene/Household Items

  • Tuesdays and Fridays
  • 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Catholic Charities welcomes individuals and families of all faiths or no faith tradition, living in the following counties to participate in services: Bladen, Brunswick, Columbus, New Hanover, and Pender. The Cape Fear Office has served the community since 1979 and helps approximately 13,000 individuals each year through Disaster Services, Food Pantry Services, and Immigrations Legal Services.

Due to a staffing shortage, the Cape Fear Office is scaling back its services.  

Starting May 9th, the Cape Fear office:  

  • Will only be open for walk-ins one day a week, Tuesdays from 9:00 a.m. to 11-30 a.m. 
  •  At this time, clients will be able to use the client choice food pantry as they normally would and get diapers and baby clothes. 
  • Will not be providing Utility Assistance until further notice 

Services that will not be affected are the Immigration Legal Services, Healthy Opportunities Program, and Disaster Services.  

If you have questions concerning our unaffected services, please contact the appropriate staff listed below: