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Food Bank Special Events & Food Drives
Help Us Stop Summer Hunger
Wednesday, June 1 - Sunday, July 31, 2016
For 300,000 children in our service area, summer doesn’t mean a fun-filled vacation. For them, no school means no meals. Help us provide 3.3 million meals to these children and their families by joining us in our Stop Summer Hunger Campaign. Learn more»»
Food Bank at Greenville Stop Summer Hunger Kickoff
Thursday, June 2, 2016
Join us at the Greenville Branch for “It’s About Much More Than Food,” an evening to kick off our summer food & fund drive and to recognize the people in our community who have helped us distribute millions of nutritious meals since 1990. For information please call Lance Barton, Eastern Regional Director, at 252-375-8098.
Sandhills Stop Summer Hunger Food & Fund Drive
Friday, June 3, 2016
Join Star 102.5 and help us Stop Summer Hunger in the Sandhills region! Drop off your monetary and food drive donations in the Honeybaked Ham parking lot in Aberdeen on June 3 from 7:00 am till 6:00 pm. The Star 102.5 DJs will be broadcasting live! More info coming soon at www.star1025fm.com.
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Community Events & Food Drives
Sandhills: Sandhills Broadway Series
Friday, June 10 and Saturday, June 11, 2016
Enjoy an evening with Rodgers & Hammerstein at The O'Neal School in Southern Pines! A portion of proceeds will benefit the Backpack Pals of Moore County. For more information and tickets, visit touchinghumanityinc.org.
Triangle: BAPS Charities Walk Green 2016 Event
Saturday, June 18, 2016
Join BAPS to raise funds for local charities including the Food Bank! For information on the walk, please visit their website.
Triangle: 2nd Annual Sports Radio Open Golf Tournament
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
99.9 The Fan and The Buzz Sports Radio will host the 2nd Annual Sports Radio Open Golf Tournament on June 21 to benefit the Food Bank’s Stop Summer Hunger campaign. Tickets go on sale March 24th and are available online or can be purchased during business hours at 3100 Highwoods Blvd, Raleigh. Twosomes will be accommodated. Individual registrants will be grouped with another player. Last year’s tournament raised over $6,000 for the Food Bank. Let's make this year even bigger! Tickets and more information available at www.wralsportsfan.com/sportsradio.
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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 Food Bank has partnered with foodtweeks™, a mobile app that shows you how to keep eating your everyday foods but consume fewer calories by making a few minor changes, or tweeks. Every time you use foodtweeks™ to remove calories from your food, a donation is made to the Food Bank. Just download the free app on your Android or iPhone, create an account, enter the promo code FBCENC to double your donation, and get started! See www.foodtweeks.com for more information.
Meals 4 Others
Do some good while you shop! Meals 4 Others is an online specialty food, personal and corporate gift store. Each purchase results in a 15% donation of the full purchase price to be given to the food bank of your choice. The cost is the same as in your local store, but the impact on hunger in your community is huge! Learn More...
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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