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Hurricane Matthew Relief

Live in a Matthew-affected area and need food?
The Disaster Ready Partner Agencies on this list are there for you »

Want to know what we're doing with Hurricane Matthew donations?
Check out our latest Impact Infographic »

In the wake of Hurricane Matthew, thousands of our neighbors are without food, water and basic supplies. The Food Bank CENC is poised to deliver life sustaining food, water, and non-food essentials to the thousands impacted by this storm. If you would like to support our disaster efforts, here's what you can do:

  • Donate Funds: Donate online at foodbankcenc.org/matthew For every $1 donated, the Food Bank can provide 5 meals. 
  • Shop our Virtual Food Drive: Buy groceries for affected families through our Virtual Food Drive »
  • Donate Food/Items: During a disaster, these are the items we need the most. We have a strong need for personal hygiene, cleaning, and paper products. (We ask that you make every effort to drop off your food drive at one of our 6 warehouse locations, as our trucks and drivers are working extra hard to make Disaster Relief Deliveries.)
  • Spread Awareness: Encourage your friends to join the Hurricane Matthew Relief efforts. Click to share: Twitter Facebook


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HOST A FOOD DRIVE

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

Food Bank CENC Raleigh Branch Blog Post

Seniors, more than any other age group, do not seek help for food assistance. That means that the majority of low-income older Americans in our country do not receive the help available to them, and instead suffer silently in their homes on empty stomachs. Thousands of Seniors Suffer Silently.

 

RALEIGH BRANCH INFO

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Located at: 1924 Capital Blvd. Raleigh, NC 27604
Click here for directions

Phone: 919-875-0707   |   Fax: 919-875-0801

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


NEWS & UPDATES

Our Summer Newsletter is In!
Read about how your donations can fill in the missing meals for children this summer, as well as upcoming events and food drives. View Hunger Matters Summer 2016 »

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

Meet Your Food Bank Open House
November 12, 11am-2pm
Visit our new Raleigh Branch and help us celebrate it's grand opening! The day includes Facility tours, volunteer information, nutrition & food security education, food truck rodeo, music, kids games, & activities. Learn more » 

Flowers Plantation Gobble Till You Wobble 5K & 1 Miler
Saturday, November 12 
Challenge yourself at this year's Flowers Plantation Gobble Till You Wobble 5K supporting the Food Bank NC. Sign up »

Raleigh: The Ritz Food Drive
Friday, December 2 (Doors at 7pm, Show at 8pm)
Bring 2 canned food items and receive free entry to The Molly Ringwalds show! Learn more »

Johnson Brothers of NC Kick Hunger Challenge
September - November
Durham-based Johnson Brothers and participating brands are working with area restaurants to raise funds for FBCENC through wine sales. Participating restaurants »

Students Against Hunger
October 3 - December 3
Participating Schools compete to see who can collect the most food and funds for neighbors in need. Competing schools must deliver their donations to any of our 6 warehouses by noon on Saturday, December 3, 2016Register your school »

Jim Hallenback & Margaux’s Art Event
October 1- December 31
Margaux’s restaurant will display a number of Jim Hallenbeck’s oil paintings, with 10% of all proceeds from Jim’s art sales being donated to FBCENC. During the exhibition Margaux’s will also house a food drive donation box for patrons to donate non-perishable items. Learn more » 


Challenge yourself at this year's Flowers Plantation Gobble Till You Wobble 5K supporting the Food Bank NC.


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RALEIGH BRANCH CONTACTS



Amy Beros, Vice-President of Development
Anna Spell Miller, Senior Manager of Organizational Giving
Ansel Prichard, Lead Volunteer Coordinator
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
Jessica Whichard, Senior Manager of Communications
Justin Reasoner, Transportation & Raleigh Warehouse Manager
Kim Foresta, Director of Finance
Larry Morris, Senior Manager, Agency Services
Peter Werbicki, President/CEO
Tessa D'Ippolito, Community Events Supervisor

1924 Capital Blvd., Raleigh, NC, 27604, (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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