Welcome to the BCO!
A nonprofit organization serving Belmont, NC
Who We Are
Helping our neighbors in need...
The Belmont Community Organization (BCO) was founded in 1956 with the mission to assist people in our local community. Each year, the BCO gives out more than 100,000 pounds of food as well as clothing, furniture, appliances and household items to nearly 1,000 families. We also provide limited financial assistance for medication, rent and utilities.
When We're Open
Mon - Fri: 9am - 1pm
Sat - Sun: Closed
We are closed the week of July 4th and follow Gaston County Schools' Winter Holiday Schedule.
How can I help?
You Can Make a Difference
Make a Donation
Show Your Support
Want to join our efforts but not sure where to start? Make a financial donation and take advantage of this incredible opportunity to lend your support. It’s a great way to contribute to our cause, and every little bit counts towards helping a neighbor in need. Every dollar donated to the BCO stays in Belmont. Get in touch with us today for more details about how you can help.
Mail donations to:
Belmont Community Organization
PO Box 1248
Belmont, NC 28012
Partner with Us
Provide Food and Other Essentials
Our organization always appreciates the generosity and involvement of people like you. Have a food drive in your neighborhood, at church or with a scout troop, youth group or team. Get the kids involved! We have donation barrels available.
Donate gently used clothing - pants, shirts, coats, shoes and new undergarments in all sizes for children and adults. Other acceptable donations include linens, furniture, working appliances and other household items.
Volunteer Your Time
This is one of the simplest ways to help out our cause. We believe the best way for our initiatives to be successful is for the community to actively get involved. This is an easy and efficient way of contributing to the great work we do at the BCO. Volunteer opportunities include everything from stocking shelves with food items and filling grocery bags, folding clothes and organizing household items in the warehouse, to participating in annual back to school and holiday gift giving campaigns and more. Get in touch with any questions about how you can volunteer your time today.
How can I receive help?
Call or come by today.
Please bring the following with you to be eligible for assistance:
photo identification, household income information and
proof of residence in Belmont (28012) - your lease or a piece of mail received in the last 30 days
Post Office Box 1248, Belmont, NC 28012, USA