23 08, 2015

Video: How We Served Hot Meals to Kids This Summer


Over half of all the children in our 34-county service area depend on the meals provided by their school as their primary source of food. While school cafeterias were closed this summer, we served more than 220,000 meals to 5,500 children through our Kids Summer Meals program. At more than 130 churches, schools, community centers, [...]

Video: How We Served Hot Meals to Kids This Summer2015-08-23T20:31:42-04:00
29 05, 2015

Behind-The-Scenes: Fortifying our Disaster Relief Plan


June 1 marks the beginning of hurricane season in the Atlantic, and we are taking action to prepare our six branches and community partners to be able to provide emergency food and supplies in the event of a natural disaster. Thanks to a grant given by the Allstate Foundation through Feeding America, we are in [...]

Behind-The-Scenes: Fortifying our Disaster Relief Plan2015-05-29T11:53:24-04:00
7 11, 2014

Behind-The-Scenes: Meet Anthony


Meet Anthony. He's the Warehouse Coordinator at our Raleigh Branch. Anthony helps unload food donations from our trucks, weighs them, and prepares them for distribution to our partner agencies. He is always the last one out of our distribution center, making sure everything is in order for our drivers so they can get on the road first thing in [...]

Behind-The-Scenes: Meet Anthony2014-11-07T16:22:50-05:00
13 08, 2014

Behind-The-Scenes: How We Manage 15K Volunteers


    These days, everyone seems to have a busy schedule and coordinating with others can pose a challenge. But imagine planning a schedule for over 15,000 volunteers! That's the job of our Volunteer Services team Tuesday through Saturday at all six of our branches in Durham, Greenville, New Bern, Raleigh, Sandhills, and Wilmington. This [...]

Behind-The-Scenes: How We Manage 15K Volunteers2014-08-13T17:38:02-04:00