3 03, 2020

Healthy Pantries and Health Partnerships

2020-07-23T11:33:20-04:00

The three main goals are to provide more nutritious food to the community, create an environment that is supportive of healthy choices, and help clients feel confident in preparing and consuming healthier foods.

Healthy Pantries and Health Partnerships2020-07-23T11:33:20-04:00
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
25 07, 2019

Share Your ‘Why’ – Kat & Bert

2019-10-16T10:46:29-04:00

After volunteering across the country, Kat & Bert wanted to help neighbors in need in their home community. The Food Bank is just what they were looking for!

Share Your ‘Why’ – Kat & Bert2019-10-16T10:46:29-04:00