25 11, 2015

Sasha’s Thanksgiving Dinner

2015-11-25T17:05:23-05:00

By Michael Cotten, Director of the Food Bank at Sandhills Sasha comes to the Boys and Girls Club of the Sandhills every day after school. She likes to do arts and crafts, go in the computer lab, and play basketball in the gym. Her favorite part, though, is the warm meal. Sasha, like many of [...]

Sasha’s Thanksgiving Dinner2015-11-25T17:05:23-05:00
5 12, 2014

The Story of One Thousand Thanksgivings

2014-12-05T12:53:28-05:00

  Last month we told you the story of a group of churches in Moore County that come together every year to prepare Thanksgiving meals for kids and their families who receive weekend meals through the BackPack Pals Program at our Sandhills Branch. We told you that this year they expected to provide 900 meals to food [...]

The Story of One Thousand Thanksgivings2014-12-05T12:53:28-05:00
26 11, 2014

How the Kindness of Strangers can Transform a Community

2014-11-26T15:27:41-05:00

As we all look forward to gathering around the Thanksgiving dinner table, we’d like to share an inspiring story of two good friends who grew up food insecure and now give back through Turkeys for DURM, an initiative that brings together their friends and family to donate turkeys to the Durham community. These are the [...]

How the Kindness of Strangers can Transform a Community2014-11-26T15:27:41-05:00
18 11, 2014

How Do You Give Thanks?

2014-11-18T16:35:59-05:00

By Michael Cotten, Sandhills Branch Director   Every Thanksgiving, volunteers from a group of churches in Moore County come together to prepare Thanksgiving meals for kids and their families who receive weekend meals through the BackPack Pals Program at our Sandhills Branch. As we approach the holiday, we wanted to share with you how they [...]

How Do You Give Thanks?2014-11-18T16:35:59-05:00