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3 Cheap and Easy Recipes for Hunger Action Day

Today is Hunger Action Day.  It unofficially kicks off Hunger Action Month, a nation-wide campaign mobilizing the public to take action on the issue of hunger. Organized by Feeding America’s nationwide network of food banks, the campaign brings greater attention to the issue of hunger in America and promotes way […]

Tri-Chef Showdown Recap!

Hey Y’all! I just got home from witnessing one of the most amazing things I have ever seen in my life, and that was the Tri-Chef Showdown, in benefit of the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina.  It was an amazing event.  I don’t even know if I […]

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 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 […]

24 Hour Telethon

Hey Y’all! Well the telethon and social media mixer were a hit!  The telethon is in it’s 17th hour as I post these pictures from last night, and is going strong!  Last I heard, thanks to all of the generous donors, the Food Bank has raised $7,000! My interview with […]

Feed The Need – April 2012

Hey Y’all! So yesterday was Feed The Need here in Raleigh.  At our site alone, we collected four big ol boxes full of food for the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina. The folks that came out to support the food bank were so generous, and even took […]

Feed The Need

Hey Y’all! I love helping others, and taking care of others.  I guess it is what has driven me to become a CNA, a LMT and a stay at home Mom.   But, it has been a while since I did something that has helped the community and those that […]