11 03, 2020

Canceled – New Bern #StopSummerHunger Kick Off

2020-04-03T09:36:18-04:00

As the weather heats up, many North Carolinians start planning vacations and days by the pool. But in the 34 counties the Food Bank serves, just over 300,000 (1 in 5) children are eligible for free or reduced cost breakfast and lunch at school, and rely on the free and reduced-cost meals at school to get [...]

Canceled – New Bern #StopSummerHunger Kick Off2020-04-03T09:36:18-04:00
11 03, 2020

Canceled – Greenville #StopSummerHunger Kick Off

2020-04-03T09:36:04-04:00

As the weather heats up, many North Carolinians start planning vacations and days by the pool. But in the 34 counties the Food Bank serves, just over 300,000 (1 in 5) children are eligible for free or reduced cost breakfast and lunch at school, and rely on the free and reduced-cost meals at school to get [...]

Canceled – Greenville #StopSummerHunger Kick Off2020-04-03T09:36:04-04:00
9 03, 2020

Canceled – 2020 Sort-A-Rama

2020-03-27T14:37:57-04:00

  In response to COVID-19, as a Food Bank we have made the decision to cancel this year's Sort-A-Rama.  Right now we are asking companies if they can make a financial donation or host a virtual food drive. As much as traditional food drives are needed right now, we know it may not be possible [...]

Canceled – 2020 Sort-A-Rama2020-03-27T14:37:57-04:00
6 03, 2020

Canceled – 2020 Triangle Chef’s Feast

2020-04-21T16:08:59-04:00

In response to COVID-19, as a Food Bank we have made the decision to cancel this year’s Chef's Feast.  Right now we are asking companies if they can make a financial donation or host a virtual food drive. As much as traditional food drives are needed right now, we know it may not be possible to [...]

Canceled – 2020 Triangle Chef’s Feast2020-04-21T16:08:59-04:00
5 03, 2020

Publix Food for Sharing

2020-03-05T13:55:05-05:00

Publix Food for Sharing program gives the customer the chance to donate food to help the hungry.  You can choose one of three donation amounts, and Publix will donate the food in that bundle to local food banks. More than $86 million in food has been donated since 2009 to help alleviate hunger in our [...]

Publix Food for Sharing2020-03-05T13:55:05-05:00
20 02, 2020

Legal Feeding Frenzy (month long)

2021-02-18T10:37:00-05:00

NC Legal Feeding Frenzy is an annual joint program of the NCBA Young Lawyers Division and Feeding the Carolinas food banks. It aims to fight hunger across North Carolina by uniting the legal community in support of local food banks. For more information, and to register to support the Food Bank of Central & Eastern [...]

Legal Feeding Frenzy (month long)2021-02-18T10:37:00-05:00
20 02, 2020

Bytes for Bites (month long)

2021-03-31T14:48:08-04:00

Calling all Technology Companies, Organizations and Groups! Over the past year, the ways we have used technology to connect with one another has exponentially grown, and while so much of our lives seem to have moved to a virtual platform, our basic household needs remain ever present. With the loss of jobs, income, and in-person [...]

Bytes for Bites (month long)2021-03-31T14:48:08-04:00
13 02, 2020

Singles Night

2020-02-13T12:01:06-05:00

Meet the love of your life, rain or shine! Singles Night is still on, but please be safe traveling to the Food Bank. See you tonight! Food is love! The Food Bank is looking to provide the community with both, this Valentines season. Our first ever Singles Night volunteer events will be held on Thursday, February 6 at [...]

Singles Night2020-02-13T12:01:06-05:00
13 02, 2020

Interfaith Food Drive (month long)

2020-02-20T13:47:54-05:00

Deah Barakat, Yusor Abu-Salha and Razan Abu-Salha had big ideas for how they wanted to help the world. One of Deah’s last facebook posts was of an evening where he and Yusor were giving food and free dental supplies to the homeless in downtown Durham. Razan, was a regular at Raleigh’s Moore Square, not only [...]

Interfaith Food Drive (month long)2020-02-20T13:47:54-05:00