22 06, 2020

Food Bank programs shift to serve most vulnerable

2020-06-22T13:36:09-04:00

As we learned more about COVID-19, it became apparent we would have to do things differently. Here's how our Programs Team shifted their operations to ensure good food could safely reach vulnerable populations like seniors and children.

Food Bank programs shift to serve most vulnerable2020-06-22T13:36:09-04:00
6 03, 2020

Food Bank COVID-19 Crisis Response

2020-07-16T11:50:19-04:00

We don’t know the long term impact of COVID-19, but we're committed to serving those in need for the long haul, and are thankful for the trust placed in us.

Food Bank COVID-19 Crisis Response2020-07-16T11:50:19-04:00
4 03, 2020

2020 Census: Get Counted

2020-03-24T11:35:08-04:00

The census is not only an opportunity to empower our community — it is also an opportunity to help ensure our friends and neighbors have access to food.

2020 Census: Get Counted2020-03-24T11:35:08-04:00
15 01, 2020

Hunger Heroes Among Us: Kicab

2020-02-26T11:10:57-05:00

Providing Sustenance, Safety, and Shelter When Kicab Castaneda-Mendez retired he was searching for ways to give back -- particularly ways that would help people who are struggling to meet their basic needs. Kicab was born in the U.S., while his parents and two siblings are from Guatemala. He and his wife Marta have traveled extensively [...]

Hunger Heroes Among Us: Kicab2020-02-26T11:10:57-05:00
10 01, 2020

Teens grow food and confidence through Garden Corps

2020-02-07T15:58:01-05:00

For 12 weeks in spring/summer 2019, the Food Bank partnered with Raleigh Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Resources Department on the Garden Corps project. Local teens learned about gardening from NCSU Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners in our BASF & Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Demonstration Garden, then tested out new recipes and [...]

Teens grow food and confidence through Garden Corps2020-02-07T15:58:01-05:00
1 11, 2019

New Look. New Chapter. Same Food Bank.

2019-11-20T15:30:21-05:00

Dear Friends, You may have noticed something new when you visited our site – it represents something the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina has been working toward for some time. Our new logo represents the innovative ways the Food Bank is developing programs addressing root causes of hunger, building new partnerships, [...]

New Look. New Chapter. Same Food Bank.2019-11-20T15:30:21-05:00