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
24 07, 2019

Peter: We cannot let up

2019-10-16T10:47:34-05:00

Overall food insecurity has gone down, but 2 very important populations have not improved: our children and the senior citizens in our community.

Peter: We cannot let up2019-10-16T10:47:34-05:00
22 07, 2019

Restoring Hope after a childhood with hunger

2019-11-05T09:58:09-05:00

“My precious mother worked faithfully at a job that, despite her best efforts, could not provide all we needed. Many nights I cried myself to sleep because I was hungry.”

Restoring Hope after a childhood with hunger2019-11-05T09:58:09-05:00
3 06, 2019

Fresh Produce: Wasting Less, Feeding More

2019-10-16T10:49:23-05:00

Since 1998, the Food Bank's Fresh Produce Program has provided fresh local produce to neighbors in need while helping farmers recoup costs from food that is edible but not sellable.

Fresh Produce: Wasting Less, Feeding More2019-10-16T10:49:23-05:00
3 06, 2019

Peter: He didn’t have to go without

2019-10-16T10:56:00-05:00

The adults watched as the brother took a meal for himself but was not eating it. When asked if anything was wrong with the food, the boy responded no, but that he needed to save it for his other younger sister, who was at home.

Peter: He didn’t have to go without2019-10-16T10:56:00-05:00
5 10, 2016

Sandhills Branch Leverages Technology to Help Our Partners Feed More

2016-10-05T14:58:47-05:00

Sandy Marsh, Agency Director of Southern Mission Ministries, with her discounted computer. The goal of the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina has always been to effectively distribute more food, ultimately feeding more of our hungry neighbors. As our services grow, so must the capacity of our network. By increasing access [...]

Sandhills Branch Leverages Technology to Help Our Partners Feed More2016-10-05T14:58:47-05:00