Tri-C Service Area and FAQ

Zip codes serviced


Tri-County Christian Crisis Ministry serves families in need of basic requirements including food, assistance for utilities, medication, and other miscellaneous items. You must live in one of these zip code areas to receive assistance:                                                                

28621 - Elkin                                                          

28642 - Jonesville

27017 - Dobson

28670 - Ronda

28676 - State Road

28669 - Roaring River

28685 - Traphill

28683 - Thurmond

Limited Services Areas: Services in these areas are limited to emergency food, clothing vouchers, and medication vouchers.

27011 - Boonville

27020 - Hamptonville


Frequently Asked Questions

What do I need to bring with me when I come?

For food you will need to bring all the Social Security cards for everyone in your household. For services help you need to bring a cut-off notice. (Funds are limited for services) You also must bring a NC Driver License or ID and proof of household income and bills.

What are all of your services?

We help our Clients with food assistance, and with electric, water ,and heating utilities.

We also help with medicines and clothing.

(clothing thru Hospital Auxiliary Thrift Shop)

How many Clients do you serve each day you are open?

We serve the first 20 Clients that arrive at our location. We wish we could serve more but funds are limited. Also you must arrive 30 minutes before closing to be interviewed.

Where do you get all this food?

We receive donations from many sources

and also purchase some of it.

If we tried to list we would probably leave someone out and we would not wish to do that . Thanks to all our Partners!

How are you Funded?

Some ways we are funded:

Local Area Churches

Civic Clubs and Organizations

Private Individuals

Grants and Foundations

How are you Governed?

Tri C has a very qualified Board of Directors and an Executive Director with years of experience. Also a very great staff and wonderful volunteers We are also governed by the Grace of God