The Food Pantry will be closed the week of Thanksgiving. Reopens on Tuesday, November 29th.

Welcome to The Filling Station


The Filling Station is the premier connector of people and resources in Jones County and the world.


Our mission is to assist with filling unmet needs in the areas of Nutrition, Education and Connection serving the residents of Jones County.

Hours of Operation - Nutrition and Education

Tuesday, 9AM until all Food Boxes are distributed (Drive-through service only)
Lenoir Community College Computer Lab 9 AM - 1 PM
Wednesday - Closed
Thursday, 9AM until all Food Boxes are distributed (Drive-through service only)
Lenoir Community College Computer Lab 9 AM - 1 PM
Second Week of the Month - Commodity Supplement Food Program for Seniors
Friday - Closed

Christmas on Main Street 2022 Flyer

Recent Posts

Cow Pie Bingo WINNER – Perfect 10 Event

November 10, 2022

Congratulations to Willie Smith as the winner of the Cow Pie Bingo this year! Although we canceled the event due to Tropical Storm IAN, we still continued to sell tickets to raise awareness and funds for the mission. On November 8th, we held a drawing for all the ticket numbers […]

Coastal Women’s Shelter – Annual Prayer Vigil held at the Filling Station

November 10, 2022

Coastal Women’s Shelter held their annual Prayer Vigil on Oct 27th in the newly renovated space. The music, sharing of stories, and learning more about how to advocate for victims of Domestic Violence. We celebrated our friend Lisa Moore who is retiring from CWS after 23 yrs. Thank you donors, […]

Food for Thought – Filling Station November 2022 Newsletter

October 31, 2022

Food for Thought November 2022 Newsletter

Jimmy Bender receives a Presidential Service Award/Gold Level on October 17, 2022 held at Greensboro Coliseum

October 19, 2022

“It is important to treat others the way we want to be treated, says Jimmy Bender. “You can always count on Jimmy to tell a great story and share a laugh when we are working together at the food pantry,” says Mary Ann LeRay, Executive Director at The Filling Station, Jones County, NC.


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