Community Care/Service

St. Augustine’s participates in various community care projects.

One ongoing project is support for the Bryson City Food Pantry.


The Bryson City Food Pantry is a ministry of the Swain County Ministerial Association. Canned goods, and staples are available to all individuals in need. A certificate for milk and bread is also provided. The Pantry is located at the Bryson City Presbyterian Church and is open Tuesday 6-8 p.m. and Friday 10 a.m. – Noon. Vouchers may be obtained from DSS or any participating minister. The current director is Terry Hanna (488-2480).

barium-springs-messageSt. Augustine’s partners with Barium Springs to support Hawthorn Heights emergency teen shelter located in Bryson City. Click the photo below to learn more.