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30 Facts in 30 Days – Days 18-23

Hey Y’all! So there was a glitch on the Food Banks website, and they didn’t get a fact posted every day last week, and then I was in Florida for the weekend, so I didn’t get a chance to post anything.  I apologize.  So, I am just going to dive […]

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 17

Hey Y’all! Today’s Fact: 30% of Food Bank client households have at least one working adult. I had to start today with the fact.  These people are called the ‘working poor’.  Usually when we think of someone who is hungry, we think of the homeless, or someone who doesn’t have […]

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 16

Hey There! It’s been a crazy weekend!  But, that doesn’t stop the fact that it is hunger action month, and that there is still so much more that we can do to fight hunger in America, and fighting hunger right here in North Carolina. If you’ve been keeping up with […]

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 15

Hey Y’all! Yesterday was a long, long day, so I didn’t get a chance to post the fact of the day!  Hunger Action Month is halfway over, and there is still so much we can do to help fight hunger. I am in the process of setting up a fundraising […]

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 14

Hey Y’all! Did you know that 1 in 6 people in the United States are hungry?  So much for being the land of plenty!  Many people believe that only certain areas of America are hungry, or certain neighborhoods – but in reality, the prevalence of hunger is much different.  This brings me […]

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 13

Hey Y’all! So I’ve messed up my days a little bit this month… Oops!  But, I am up to date on my facts, and all the amazing work that the Food Bank does, and the services that they provide our communities.  It is day 13 of 30 Facts in 30 […]

September is Hunger Action Month

Hey Y’all! September is Hunger Action Month in America!  You’re probably wondering how you can make a difference in your community, and how you can help fight hunger?  Well, the Food Bank has created a calendar for you so that you can see how you can help each day in […]

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 11

Hey Y’all! Since I missed a couple days at the beginning of the month, I have three facts for you today! The Food Bank has inspired me to have a mission to fight hunger in every way possible.  I am so happy that they have become a part of my […]

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 8

Hey y’all! I hope that you are following the Food Bank on Twitter, @foodbankcenc, to learn some of these amazing facts about the Food Bank, and how they help our community.  The volunteers are the heart and soul of the Food Bank which leads me to today’s fact! Today’s Fact: […]

30 Facts in 30 Days – Day 7

Hey y’all! The Food Bank raised over $20,000 and over 3,000 pounds of food during their 24 hour telethon, thanks to all of the amazing people who called in and came in to donate! The 30 facts in 30 days continues today, day seven (at least of what I have […]