Special Events & Food Drives

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Special Events

The Kitchens of New Bern Tour 
Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019 9:30 AM - 4 PM
The self-guided driving tour will include homes which the homeowners have opened to the public in order to share unique kitchen designs. 
On the day of the event, bring your ticket to any one of the homes on the tour to begin an entertaining and educational opportunity to learn about kitchen designs and utilization. More information and where to buy tickets

Smoke in the Pitt 
Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019  |  6:30 PM - 9 PM  |  Murphy Center, Harvey Hall, ECU
Attendees will enjoy an array of regional signature barbecue, beer, and wine - all accompanied by live music. Event attendees will have an opportunity to ask questions and learn about regional barbecue dishes, as well as custom-made beer and wine!  Buy Tickets

2019 Chef's Feast at Pine Needles Resort 
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019  |  6 PM - 8:30 PM  |  Pine Needles Resort, Southern Pines
Our Chef’s Feast event will feature an upscale food and wine tasting event and showcase chefs from the Pine Needles Resort and local restaurants presenting their signature dishes along with an array of desserts. We will have live and silent auction items to bid on as well as a jazz band for your enjoyment. Buy Tickets


Community Events & Food Drives

View our Facebook Events Page to see local companies and organizations that are holding fundraising events for Food Bank CENC.

Ongoing Promotions

The Food Bank is an official participant of AmazonSmile! Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to the Food Bank. For more info, please visit: https://smile.amazon.com


Triangle Food Guy
Planning your next employee luncheon in the triangle? We are pleased to partner with Triangle Food Guy - a local company that offers worry-free corporate catering. A portion of all proceeds are donated to the Food Bank. Learn more: www.trianglefoodguy.com.


The Great American Milk Drive
That gallon of milk you consider a staple in your refrigerator is missing from the homes of many folks in our service area that are food insecure. In partnership with Feeding America, The Great American Milk Drive makes it easy to give a gallon of nutrient-rich milk to the Food Bank with just a click of your mouse! Your monetary donation will be sent to us in the form of milk coupons that we will then use to provide milk to local families in need. Learn more and donate: https://milklife.com/give


Move For Hunger
The Food Bank is delighted to partner with Move For Hunger - an organization that offers to pickup unwanted, non-perishable food items during the moving process and deliver them to local food banks. Simply use one of the moving partners in our area and they will provide a box for food items. You can pack it or use their professional moving staff. Move For Hunger will make arrangements for the items to be delivered to our locations. Read more about Move For Hunger or find a local mover who gives back.








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