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Ways To Give

“You make a living by what you get; you make a life by what you give.”

Active Volunteers

Food Distributed Monthly (lbs.)

Households Served

Getting Ahead Graduates

There are many ways that you can give to The Caring Place!

We welcome all food donations during our regular operating hours. In particular, we are always looking for non-perishable food items such as canned foods and boxed items. We can accept any non-perishable food item within 6 months of it’s sell-by date. We also will accept some perishable items such as fresh produce, bread, or meat. For more information, please contact our offices at (423) 472-4414, or email us using our contact link at the bottom of the page.

Thank you so much for your support!

We are always thankful to all the wonderful individuals and organizations that give to help meet needs with love in Bradley County. Follow the link below to find our Heart Society members, and supporting organizations and churches.

Food Drive List


We connect our neighbors to resources and each other. We provide food, clothing, professional social work services, and spiritual support to families in need.


We serve as advocates and champions for our neighbors, bringing attention to needs and obstacles in our community that adversely affect those in poverty.


We see lives restored and transformed through spiritual support and neighborly love. We offer compassionate, non-judgemental care that affirms the dignity and worth of each individual.


We seek to empower our neighbors and community through investigative groups for individuals to build their future story and build supports to make it a reality.