The North Strand Helping Hand is a partner with the United Way of Horry County. Our Agency was founded more than 30 years ago by area churches.

The Great Peanut Butter and Jelly Drive 2014

North Strand Helping Hand(NSHH), in partnership with BI-LO and Easy 105.9 will collect peanut butter and jelly during the “Great Peanut Butter and Jelly Drive.” NSHH will receive the donated peanut butter and jelly to help to stock their food pantry for one year. The collection will take place at the Bi-Lo on Main Street in North Myrtle […]

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Building Expansion Plan

A proposal has been submitted to the City of North Myrtle Beach requesting additional property for the immediate need of expanding our parking lot. This would be the first step to our future building expansion plan. The City has graciously acknowledged our request and we are awaiting their decision.

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A NIGHT OUT AT BAREFOOT! An Evening of Dining, Music, and Fun! April 10, 2014, 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM Location: Barefoot Landing Wristbands will be available at Helping Hand booths located in the following areas: By Izod / Van Heusen By House of Blues (Live music starting at 9:00 PM) By Carolina Vineyards Winery Additional Information […]

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 NORTH STRAND HELPING HAND January 2014 MONTHLY ASSISTANCE Total Households Assisted: 1,094 with a total of 2,853 members   U.S.D.A. Emergency Food: 467 households with a total of 1245 members   Emergency Food: 39 households with a total of 108 members   Mass Food Distribution: Dreamfest in partnership with Barefoot Church:  132 households with 272 members   Clothing: 219 households with a total of 637 members   Household Other: 70 households with 217 members   Medical […]

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Total Households Assisted: 12016 with a total of 36,000 members U.S.D.A. Emergency Food: 4693 households Mass Food Distribution: Dreamfest in partnership with Barefoot Church:  1801 households Clothing: 2278 households Household Other: 1141 households Rent Assistance: 83 households Medical Rx Assistance: 34 households   Transportation: 9 households   Utilities Electric: 322 households Utilities Senior Heating: 20 households Utilities Water: 77 households  —————————–—————————————————————————  

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DreamFest, the first Saturday of Every Month

Dream fest takes place the first Saturday of every month – even holidays – at Barefoot Church, 701 Main Street, N. Myrtle Beach, and helps those in need all over the region. “ Barefoot Church and North Strand Helping Hand partner to bring this event to anyone in need. This month we offered the standard grocery items and lunch was provided […]

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