October 3, 2023, Kershaw, SC Kershaw Area Resource Exchange (KARE) is pleased to announce its continued partnership with the United Way of Chesterfield County (UWCC). UWCC has awarded the agency a grant for $2602.50 to assist residents in Jefferson through KARE’s Food Pantry program and $2000.00 to assist residents in Jefferson through KARE’s Crisis Financial Assistance program. KARE appreciates the opportunity to partner with UWCC in serving the community of Jefferson. For information regarding KARE’s program guidelines, please visit the agency’s website at www.kershawkare.org.
KARE is a non-profit agency whose mission is to help neighbors in need with practical support through crisis assistance, hunger relief, and resource referrals. KARE has been serving its neighbors for over 40 years now. What started out as a community clothes closet managed by a local church, has now evolved into a tri-county assistance agency dedicated to providing resources that enable its clients to achieve sustaining financial independence.