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About PDY&F

Positive Directions for Youth & Families, Inc. (PDYF) is a nonprofit 501 (c)(3) public charity that has been in existence since 1992. Our mission is to embrace, empower, and equip.

Our organization provides community members with skills, information,and the proper resources to carry out their family responsibilities and achieve success in every area of life.

Our goal is to:

  • Alleviate hunger and homelessness through a variety of programming including an emergency food pantry, resource center, and community garden.

Food Pantry Locations

Main Location

1523 Barto Place – Greensboro, NC 27405
Monday 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Wednesday 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Saturday 12:30pm – 3:30pm

Pop Up Location

Power Play Center
2207 E.Cone Blvd.  – Greensboro,NC 27405
Thursdays 11am – 12pm


Families Fed


Total Served in 2020




Average Families Served Per Month


  • The teachers are amazing and the program is convenient. If I had to do it again, I would do it the exact same way. I appreciate the PDY&F staff and teachers. They helped lead me to a brighter future.

    Netoya Mack, 2016 Ged Graduate
  • The sky is the limit now. I plan to continue to work toward exploring all of my God-given potentials.

    Marquaveous Caulder, 2016 GED Graduate