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Food Lion Hunger Relief Day at the State Fair

Join us at the fair!

Join us for Food Lion Hunger Relief Day at the North Carolina State Fair on Thursday, October 22!

Food Lion Hunger Relief day is one of the largest one-day canned-food drives in the state, held each year to benefit the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina as well as other Food Banks in the region, such as Fayetteville, Winston-Salem and Elizabeth City.

Participation is easy:

Step 1

Bring five cans of Food Lion brand food to the NC State Fair on Thursday, October 22.

Bring your cans to Hunger Relief Day

Step 2

Exchange your food for one free admission ticket.

Five cans of food equals free admission at Hunger Relief Day

Step 3

Feel great about supporting a worthy cause while saving money!

Feel great at Hunger Relief Day

Last year, fairgoers provided over 243,000 pounds of food on Food Lion Hunger Relief Day. In the 18-year history of the event, more than 2 million pounds of food have been donated by fairgoers!

Help make this a record year to support our neighbors in need. Join us Thursday, October 22 at the NC State Fair in Raleigh!

We'll see you at the State Fair on October 23!

Food Lion Hunger Relief Day at NC State Fair October 22

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Enjoy these photos from Food Lion Hunger Relief Day in 2014!
On behalf of the 800 partner agencies and over 651,000 people who are food insecure in our service area,
we thank the NC State Fairgoers, Food Lion, the State Fair Staff and our incredible volunteers!

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