Helping neighbors in need with practical support through crisis assistance, hunger relief and resource referrals.

Kershaw Area Community Resource Exchange

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Welcome to KARE!

KARE is a non-profit organization located in Kershaw, SC dedicated to providing resources that enable our clients to achieve sustaining financial independence. We offer assistance through community improvement and involvement through crisis assistance, food distribution, home repairs, a retail discount thrift store, and partnerships with local agencies.

We currently provide crisis assistance and food distribution to the following areas:

  • Bethune
  • Cassatt
  • Heath Springs
  • Jefferson

  • Kershaw
  • Liberty Hill
  • Westville

For more information, please contact us!

New Store Hours

Effective April 2nd, our store will be open on FRIDAY! To celebrate, we will be 'kicking off' our new hours with a special Friday only sale for the entire month of April - all shoes will be 50% FRIDAY ONLY! Come on in and see us! If you're interested in volunteering...

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Hours of Operation

All services are located at 206-210 E. Marion Street, Kershaw, SC

Crisis Assistance

Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays 8-10:30am

Tuesdays & Thursdays 2:30-4:30pm

Click Here To Schedule Appointment

Food Pantry

Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays 8-10:30am

Tuesdays & Thursdays 2:30-4:30pm

Clothing Closet

Mondays & Wednesdays 1-5:30pm

Tuesdays & Thursdays 9am-2pm

Saturdays 9am-2pm