North Fulton Community
Charities works to prevent homelessness in the North Fulton area. By
pooling the resources of several local religious, business and civic
groups as well as individual volunteers, NFCC assists families with
immediate needs for assistance with rent, utilities, transportation, food,
clothing, medicine and other basic necessities. NFCC also coordinates
special assistance to families during the holidays and matches volunteers
St. Aidanís supports a number
of NFCC programs, including:
NFCC distributes more than a
ton of food, toiletries, paper products and cleaning supplies each week.
Over 17,218 family food distributions were made in 2007.
Annual fall "brown bag" drive
for specific items needed to stock the NFCC Food Pantry.
NFCC conducts a special
holiday drive to stock the Food Pantry with holiday food items.
During the Christmas season,
NFCC sponsors more than 450 families through the Santa Shop. Families in
need receive vouchers used in the Santa Shop to provide holiday gifts for
In October each year, NFCC
collects new or gently used coats, hats, scarves and gloves to provide to
clients and each member of their family.