27 08, 2015

Making Summer Awesome for Kids in North Carolina

2015-08-27T17:10:21-05:00

By Gideon Adams, Senior Manager, Programs & Outreach This summer… 6,300 more children could depend on a healthy meal five days a week. 6,300 more children had enough energy to play outside and continue to learn all summer long. 6,300 more children didn’t have to worry about their next meal and could enjoy their summer [...]

Making Summer Awesome for Kids in North Carolina2015-08-27T17:10:21-05:00
23 08, 2015

Video: How We Served Hot Meals to Kids This Summer

2015-08-23T20:31:42-05:00

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 Summer2015-08-23T20:31:42-05:00
10 08, 2015

Mackenzie Makes an Even Bigger Difference with Her New Pantry

2015-08-10T11:46:22-05:00

A few weeks ago we told you the story of Mackenzie Hinson, a 10-year-old (who has since turned 11!) that started her own food pantry at her church in Goldsboro. Well, Mackenzie wanted you to know that thanks to tremendous support from her community, she has moved her food pantry to a larger site with [...]

Mackenzie Makes an Even Bigger Difference with Her New Pantry2015-08-10T11:46:22-05:00