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

Brand New Backpacks for Jones County

August 16, 2022

Thank you to several Jones County Businesses for supportingNeuse River Bridge Run which in turn supportsThe Filling Station. We received a donation to be able to purchase200 back packs and fill it with so many wonderful donations/non perishable snacks and other wonderful goodies. Back to School was held on Sat, […]

Front Yard Beautification Project

August 16, 2022

Thank you to International Paper for a beautification grant. Weeds have been pulled, dirt was delivered by AB’s Gravel Driveways, and new flowerbeds have begun with caladium bulbs. The walkway has been expanded to accommodate a new design with red bricks highlighted by hand-made mosaic tiles. The building will be […]

Coldwell Banker Seacoast Advantage – New Bern, NC becomes a Perfect 10 Sponsor

August 16, 2022

Thank you to the office of Coldwell Banker Seacoast Advantage ( and Jennifer King, top producing agent, forhand-delivering a check to be a “water station sponsor” for the Perfect 10 fundraising event to be held on October 1st.For more information on how to become a sponsor click here.

Annual Board Training for The Filling Station Board of Directors

August 16, 2022

On Saturday, July 16, 2022, the Board of Directors met at The Father’s Refuge in Dover, NC for the Annual Board Training. Everyone was welcomed by Scott Murphy, Executive Director of The Father’s Refuge and served a home-cooked meal. ( Mary Ann LeRay, Executive Director, and Cathy Smith, Strategic Planning […]


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