At the Food Shuttle, we believe that beating hunger can only happen through collaboration, with different organizations working together on all aspects of the food system. That's why in our newest Community Spotlight series, we'll be focusing on organizations doing good work in our community to fight hunger at all levels.
WRAL - Local food banks are concerned about a proposal by the Trump administration that would replace food stamps with food boxes in an effort to redesign the current government program that helps low-income families buy food.
How do you measure the impact of Kitty Banks? For us at the Food Shuttle, the only answer is in love. Kitty leaves this week to take an awesome new opportunity to head up the Urban Ministries’ Helen Wright Center where she will undoubtedly make an impact on every life she touches.
Kim Greehy was at the point of her life where she was responsible for finding a job, a place to live and paying her own bills. She had gone to school but didn’t really know what she wanted to do. To add to that difficult time in anyone’s life, Kim was aging out of Foster Care without the support system she needed.
“Brussel Sprouts!” That was Rainey West’s emphatic answer to her favorite food. It’s also proof that our urban agriculture education team is starting a cooking and gardening revolution right here in Raleigh and Durham.
At the corner of E. Geer Street and N. Roxboro Road in Durham, North Carolina there is something special happening. With the help of Blue Cross NC, Inter-Faith Food Shuttle’s Geer Street Learning Garden and Sunrise Recovery Resource Center are working together to showcase the restorative power of getting your hands a little dirty.
Families from seven schools we serve had a very special reason to be grateful Thanksgiving week, as an all-out effort from the employees of Performance Auto Mall provided them with a holiday feast. In total, over 300 families in Orange & Durham Counties enjoyed a healthy and delicious Thanksgiving meal because of this partnership.
Band Together NC, a Triangle-based organization that uses live music as a platform for social change, has announced Inter-Faith Food Shuttle as its 2019 nonprofit partner. Inter-Faith Food Shuttle pioneers innovative, transformative solutions designed to end hunger in our community.
On Friday, October 20th, store managers and staff from area Food Lion stores joined forces with the Food Shuttle for Food Lion Feed’s latest Great Pantry Makeover…this time at Shaw University in downtown Raleigh.
A Tucson, Arizona, urban farm brings residents better nutrition and builds community. It’s a win-win. An example of a different agricultural approach is Inter-Faith Food Shuttle, which serves seven North Carolina counties, recovering and gleaning about 6 million pounds of food a year that would otherwise have gone to waste.