Tag: No Kid Hungry

Hunger Action Month

September is Hunger Action Month, a nationwide campaign mobilizing the public to take action on the issue of hunger. Organized by the Feeding America nationwide network of food banks, the campaign brings greater attention to the issue of hunger in America and promotes ways for individuals everywhere to get involved […]

Sorting Potatoes!

Last night DJ and I volunteered at the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina.  In lieu of spending a ton of money on each other, and buying flowers that are going to die, D.J. and I decided to give our love to others, and give back for Valentines […]

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 […]