14 11, 2015

My Wake-Up Call in Wake County

2015-11-14T12:42:26-05:00

By Matt Abele, Social Media Ambassador for the Food Bank of Central & Eastern NC I recently signed up to serve as a Social Media Ambassador for the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina. I joined at the request of my friend Molly, a Food Bank staff member. But it didn’t take long [...]

My Wake-Up Call in Wake County2015-11-14T12:42:26-05:00
5 11, 2015

The Story of 3808 Tarheel Drive (and who we have to thank for it)

2015-11-05T11:46:20-05:00

Tonight the Food Bank is honoring our Hunt-Morgridge Service Awardees, Jack and Mary Hofler, for their lifetime of service to the Food Bank and their community. Read on to hear their story and how they fueled our mission for more than 20 years. Jack and Mary Hofler moved to Raleigh in the 1960s when Jack was asked by his [...]

The Story of 3808 Tarheel Drive (and who we have to thank for it)2015-11-05T11:46:20-05:00
10 10, 2015

Honoring Pat, Hunger Hero since 1988

2015-10-10T19:16:36-05:00

Meet Pat. Pat joined the Food Bank staff in January of 1988. During her 27 years of service, she logged almost 53,000 hours of hard work, a record in the history of the Food Bank. Over the years Pat has witnessed incredible growth at our organization. When she joined the Food Bank team, we had [...]

Honoring Pat, Hunger Hero since 19882015-10-10T19:16:36-05:00
7 04, 2015

Moore Co Recognizes a Leader and a Legend

2015-04-07T12:27:39-05:00

We are thrilled to announce that Linda Hubbard, a former member of the Food Bank team now retired, has received the Governor’s Volunteer Service Award for Moore County. As the Director of the BackPack Pals program for more than ten years, Linda Hubbard provided hunger relief to our most vulnerable students in a county where [...]

Moore Co Recognizes a Leader and a Legend2015-04-07T12:27:39-05:00
16 03, 2015

Food Bank Spotlight: 2015 Hunt-Morgridge Awardee, Ash Pipkin

2015-03-16T10:00:35-05:00

Meet Ash. The Food Bank is honoring his lifetime of service to our community with our 2015 Hunt-Morgridge Award. Read on to hear his story. About the Hunt-Morgridge Award: This award recognizes extraordinary leadership and dedication to hunger relief efforts. The Food Bank instituted the award in the name of The Honorable James B. Hunt, Jr., former [...]

Food Bank Spotlight: 2015 Hunt-Morgridge Awardee, Ash Pipkin2015-03-16T10:00:35-05:00
11 11, 2014

Salute to Our Hunger Heroes on Veterans Day

2014-11-11T12:35:02-05:00

To the children and their families served by the Food Bank and our partner agencies,we are often seen as heroes – providing food during difficult economic times and rescuing individuals from having to make decisions like whether to buy food or heat their homes. But another group of heroes who are part of the Food [...]

Salute to Our Hunger Heroes on Veterans Day2014-11-11T12:35:02-05:00