Our Mission

The mission of Golden Rule Food Pantry is to address food insecurity for underserved individuals and families in Blythewood, South Carolina and surrounding areas. Our vision is to contribute to building a community where children and adults have the food they need to be healthy and productive.

The Food Pantry Family

Australia Rush self portrait.

// President

Australia B. Rush, longtime resident of Blythewood, SC spends most of her adult life giving back to the community through her Christian leadership and the Golden Rule Food Pantry, Inc. since 2022.

The Golden Rule Pantry has donated thousands of boxes to hundreds of families in the surrounding areas. Coming from a large family herself, Australia knows the impact of food insecurity. With over 47 years in the medical field, she is determined to champion access to healthy food for all.

Dr. Anthony Greg self portrait

Dr. Anthony Greg


Dr. Carol Alan self portrait

Dr. Carol Alan

Board Member

Dr. Sumit Saraf self portrait

Dr. Sumit Saraf

Board Member

Sydney R. Bodrick self portrait

Sydney R. Bodrick

Board Member

– Partnering With –

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Charter Next Generation Logo

Drs. Carol and Rodney Alan

Dr. Yolanda Newton

Drs. Anthony and Wendy Gregg

Rev. Solomon Jackson Jr. Foundation

The Zvejnieks Foundation of SC

Columbia Charter Service, LLC