Frequently Asked Questions

Where are you located?

We are located at 275 South Broad St., Mooresville, NC.

What services do you provide?

We serve a hot, nourishing lunch Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Additionally, on Mondays and Thursdays we serve a hot breakfast from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. On other weekday mornings, we provide a light continental breakfast. All our meals are free to anyone who joins us. Services we provide:

  • Cooking Matters

  • Meal Service

  • MSK Markets

  • Food Movers

  • Food Pantry

  • Fundamentals of Food Service

  • Kitchen Connections

How many meals do you serve? 

We serve around 150 guests each day. We also distribute another 1,000 meals each week to our veterans, the elderly, and working families who are in need through our MSK Markets.

Are you a Non-Profit Organization?

Yes, Mooresville Soup Kitchen is an exempt organization as described in Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code; EIN #56-1911138. Financial information about MSK and a copy of our license are available from the State Solicitation Licensing Branch at 919-807-2214. 

How can I donate?

Please see our regularly updated list of Immediate Needs for suggestions of items to donate. To make a financial donation, make your check payable to Mooresville Soup Kitchen and mail it to P.O. Box 5173 Mooresville, NC 28117 or click here the Donation button above to donate securely. 

Will a receipt be given for donated tems?


What are your volunteer needs?

Volunteers are needed to assist with cooking, food sorting and distribution, and donation pick-up from grocery stores. We have both morning and afternoon volunteer opportunities. To learn more about volunteering, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Judith Thomas, by email at jthomas@mooresvillesoupkitchen.com or by phone 704-660-9010.

Can I volunteer at Mooresville Soup Kitchen?

If you are 14 years or older, you bet!  Contact our Judith Thomas by phone at 704-660-9010 or by email at jthomas@mooresvillesoupkitchen.com. Be ready to tell her what you like to do and when you are available to help!

Can my children help?

Children under the age of 14 can help us by conducting a canned food or paper goods drive based on our Immediate Needs list.  They can also help by making table decorations, children's gift bags, elderly gift bags, etc. Contact Judith Thomas by phone at 704-660-9010 or by email at jthomas@mooresvillesoupkitchen.com to learn more!

Can I volunteer as part of my court-ordered community service? 

Yes. We are always looking for motivated and dedicated volunteers. We will provide a copy of your attendance log, along with a signed letter for your records.

Are there volunteer opportunities in the evenings or on weekends?

Occasionally, we have after-hours work teams and fundraising events on the weekends, but most of our volunteer opportunities are during weekdays.  Contact Judith Thomas by phone at 704-660-9010 or by emailing here at jthomas@mooresvillesoupkitchen.com to learn more. Also, 'Like' us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter to get all the latest news from Mooresville Soup Kitchen!