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The Raleigh Branch of the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina serves 13 counties including Duplin, Franklin, Halifax, Harnett, Johnston, Nash, Sampson, Wake, Warren, and Wayne. In these counties, more than 314,680 people live in food insecure households, more than a third of whom are children.

Last year we distributed more than 26.3 million pounds of food to our network of 330 partner agencies in the local community as well as our five other branches. Our Raleigh volunteers served 55,028 hours, the equivalent to approximately 26 full-time employees. To learn more, view our
Raleigh Branch Profile.

For every dollar donated, we can provide 5 meals to people living with food insecurity in our 34 county service area! Make a difference today by donating online or hosting a food drive!



ON THE BLOG

10 Amazing Things We Achieved Together in 2015

In 2015, we provided more meals than ever before, expanded our programs for children and seniors, and raised awareness of food insecurity in central & eastern North Carolina, all thanks to awesome supporters like you. Read about 10 Amazing Things We Achieved Together in 2015 on our blog.

 

RALEIGH BRANCH INFO

 

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Located at: 3808 Tarheel Drive Raleigh, NC 27609
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Phone: 919-875-0707
Fax: 919-875-0801

Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
See Annual Closing Schedule


NEWS & UPDATES

Become a Social Media Ambassador #Raleigh
We’re recruiting for our Social Media Ambassadors program at our Raleigh Branch! We invite social media professionals, technology enthusiasts & networked individuals to "use their social media powers for good" and join the Food Bank as Social Media Ambassadors! Learn more and sign up: www.foodbankcenc.org/SMA

New Branch Fact Card and Profile
Learn more about our Raleigh Branch, our partner agencies, and the need in the area by viewing our new Raleigh Fact Card and Raleigh Branch Profile.


EVENTS & FOOD DRIVES

Legal Feeding Frenzy
March 1 - 31, 2016
The 4th Annual Legal Feeding Frenzy begins March 1st and challenges attorneys and law organizations across the state to raise the most food and funds for North Carolina's Feeding America food banks. The coveted "Attorney General’s Cup" will be awarded to the group who has collected the most by March 31st. Sign up and start your food and funds drive today! For registration information, visit ncfoodbanks.org/legalfeedingfrenzy or make a online donation to the Food Bank of Central & Eastern NC for your firm here: foodbankcenc.org/legalfeedingfrenzy.

Chef's Academy Pastry Arts Grand Salon
Saturday, March 5, 2016
Help students at the Chef's Academy beat hunger at their annual spring Pastry Arts Grande Salon! $5 or 5 non-perishable food items gets you in the door of this tasty event! Event flyer coming soon.

CANstruction
Friday, April 1, 2016
Local teams of architects, engineers, contractors, designers, and students will build structures in downtown Raleigh made entirely of canned goods, all to be donated to the Food Bank! Learn more at aiatriangle.org.

Cedar Creek Gallery Annual Spring Pottery & Glass Festival and Adult Egg Hunt
April 1 - April 10, 2016
Come to Cedar Creek Gallery to enjoy glass blowing demonstrations, Raku firings, live music, art raffles, and an Adult Easter Egg Hunt on Friday, April 1! Learn more at cedarcreekgallery.com.

World Beer Festival
Saturday, April 2, 2016
We are thrilled to once again be one of the charity beneficiaries of this event in Raleigh! Food Bank volunteers will be there to accept your non-perishable and monetary donations all day. For more information, please visit their website.

Taste the Event
April 21 - April 23, 2016
Durham Magazine and Chapel Hill Magazine's annual Taste the Event showcases the best of local food and drink through a variety of events that bring the culinary community together. A portion of the proceeds from Taste will help support our Durham Branch. For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit tastetheevent.com.

Stamp Out Hunger
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Join the National Association of Letter Carriers for the largest one-day food drive in the nation! Look out for a designated donation bag delivered to you by your letter carrier, fill it with your donation, and your letter carrier will pick it up on May 14! For more information, visit: www.nalc.org/commun/foodrive.

 



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RALEIGH BRANCH CONTACTS



Amy Beros, Major Gifts Officer
Annika Johansson, Volunteer Services Coordinator
Bridget McMinn, Corp & Foundation Relations Mgr
Carter Crain, Food Resources Manager
Charles Burton, Director of Human Resources
Charlie Hale, Vice-President of IT & Operations
Dave Goodrich, Volunteer Services Manager
Earline E. Middleton, VP of Agency Svs. & Pgms
Gideon Adams, Senior Mgr, Programs & Outreach
Jen Newmeyer, Digital Media & Database Mgr
Julius Colbert, Warehouse Supervisor
Justin Reasoner, Transportation & Raleigh Warehouse Manager
Kim Foresta, Director of Finance
Larry Morris, Senior Manager, Agency Services
Lauren Landis, Community Events Supervisor
Peter Werbicki, President/CEO

3808 Tarheel Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27609, (919) 875-0707
Open Monday-Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm


RESOURCES

Click the images below to view and print our Branch ProfileFact Card, and Food Drive Sign:

                      Raleigh Branch Profile    Raleigh Fact Card      Raleigh Food Drive Sign


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