Food Stamps/EBT?

Did you know… families who receive welfare services that used to be called Food Stamps and now called EBT cannot purchase toiletry necessities?  You can help us get needed items into the hands of needy families in our community. Items such as: Bathroom tissue Paper Towels Kleenex Feminine Hygiene Shampoo & Soap Laundry detergent Household Cleaning … Continue reading Food Stamps/EBT?



URGENT: Food Pantry is VERY low

Urgent Need: Our food pantry is very low on canned tuna, canned vegetables, and pastas. Can you help or spread the word? Drop off anytime! 1390 Capital Blvd, Raleigh 27603



City Barbeque Fundraiser for Wheels4Hope – Sept 18th

Wheels4Hope is having a Fundraiser on September 18! Come out and show your support while enjoying some BBQ, and we will get 25% of the sales back! City Barbeque locations in Durham, Cary, Raleigh, and Garner are all supporting us; be sure to scan the barcode when you come for us to receive the 25% … Continue reading City Barbeque Fundraiser for Wheels4Hope – Sept 18th



Community Garden Work in South Park, Raleigh (Providing Food Access in a Food Desert) *Ongoing

We at Passage Home are looking for motivated and dedicated volunteers to assist our Agriculture Specialist with tending to the community gardens that form such an integral part of the surrounding neighborhoods. Not only do the gardens provide food access and food security in this area—which is considered to be a ‘food desert’ due to … Continue reading Community Garden Work in South Park, Raleigh (Providing Food Access in a Food Desert) *Ongoing



Feis in the Forest – An Irish Music Festival

The Ancient Order of Hibernians of Wake County has selected Tri-Area Ministry as its charity partner for the 2017 Feis in the Forest Irish music festival. Saturday, September 23, 2017 3:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. South Taylor Street, Wake Forest The 2017 Raleigh Irish Music Festival is being held on South Taylor Street in downtown … Continue reading Feis in the Forest – An Irish Music Festival



Food Shuttle Jobs & Internship Openings

Join the best team in hunger relief! For full position details and applications, please visit www.foodshuttle.org/jobs-internships/. NOTE: Everyone applying for a Food Shuttle Job Opening must submit a completed employment application when they apply. Job Openings: 1. AMERICORPS COOKING MATTERS COORDINATOR The Cooking Matters AmeriCorps member will work with Inter-Faith Food Shuttle Cooking Matters staff … Continue reading Food Shuttle Jobs & Internship Openings



Mandolin’s BBQ Food Shuttle Fundraiser

Get your tickets now! Sunday Sept 10th, Mandolin will be hosting it’s 2nd Annual BBQ Fundraiser to benefit the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle. Tickets are only $14 and will go towards feeding those most in need within our community. All food has been donated so this should be a great opportunity to raise some big $$$ … Continue reading Mandolin’s BBQ Food Shuttle Fundraiser



You can “DO” Lunch too – Become A Volunteer For Meals On Wheels

Volunteers represent the face of our services at Meals on Wheels of Wake County. Those we serve deserve to be treated with dignity and respect and our over 2,200 volunteers embody that belief daily in service to our senior and disabled neighbors. Many recipients tell us the best part about meal delivery is the friendly, … Continue reading You can “DO” Lunch too – Become A Volunteer For Meals On Wheels



Become a Social Media Ambassador #Raleigh

Use Your Social Media Powers For Good! 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! The Social Media Ambassadors are critical to helping us … Continue reading Become a Social Media Ambassador #Raleigh



Kids Summer Meals, Help Feed Thousands!

“I’m Sarah and I am in the 4th grade. I do well in school and have lots of friends. Usually, I am very outgoing but lately I am quiet and nervous. There are only a few more weeks of school and I am not looking forward to it ending. No school means no food, no … Continue reading Kids Summer Meals, Help Feed Thousands!



Give Us Your Plastic Grocery Bags!

Overrun with plastic grocery bags? Donate them to us and you’ll be helping local hungry families in need AND recycling! Drop off at 1390 Capital Blvd Monday-Friday 9-5. Thank you!



#BackPackBuddies Mediathon

We need your help to feed more children, more families, more of your hungry neighbors. On July 19th, the Food Shuttle is once again partnering with WRAL and MIX 101.5 for our annual #BackPackBuddies Mediathon. During the daylong fundraiser, we hope to raise $200,000 to continue to grow our child hunger programs and make an … Continue reading #BackPackBuddies Mediathon



Rescue Mission Current & Urgent Needs

Download the printable list and take it with you to the grocery store, pharmacy, or department store and pick up a few items for the Mission as you shop for your family. Or host a drive and collect items from our Urgent and Ongoing Needs list at your church, workplace, school or service organization. Drop … Continue reading Rescue Mission Current & Urgent Needs



Healing Transition’s Community Cookout

Enjoy FREE LUNCH, outdoor games, music, tours, and more! Let’s celebrate our neighborhood and community together. Fri, July 14, 2017 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM Healing Transitions 1251 Goode Street Raleigh, NC 27603 Healing Transitions has been providing peer driven long term residential services since January of 2001. During that time we have been very … Continue reading Healing Transition’s Community Cookout



Family-Friendly Summer Serving Opportunities!

School is out and summer is a great time to serve as a family. The Inter-Faith Food Shuttle has several opportunities to volunteer and help get food to those in need: Community Garden Saturdays The Camden St. Learning Garden, Raleigh hosts community workdays on Saturdays over the summer months. Families volunteer with weeding, mulching, moving … Continue reading Family-Friendly Summer Serving Opportunities!



Egg Inspectors Needed

Help us provide protein for the Hungry! We are looking for volunteers who can commit to a reoccurring once a week experience. We will provide volunteers with an apron, but you may get a little dirty. Egg Inspectors examine each egg that gets donated to see if there are any cracks. Cracked eggs get disposed … Continue reading Egg Inspectors Needed



“Read and Feed” Summer Reading Program for Children

Join Raleigh Dream Center this summer as we reach out to children in local communities to help keep their reading skills sharp, and to provide a welcomed meal. June 12 – August 16 10am-noon Do you have a passion for children? Come serve with us to help keep a child’s reading skills sharp while also … Continue reading “Read and Feed” Summer Reading Program for Children



Community Gardening Workday

Volunteer at the Camden St. Learning Garden downtown Southeast Raleigh. The Camden St. Learning Garden is a community space. There are 10 community garden beds, a food forest with fruit trees, honey bees, composting system, greenhouse, and soon to be outdoor kitchen space. We offer educational workshops and field trips to teach kids where their … Continue reading Community Gardening Workday



Raleigh Families In Need of Basic Furniture

Did you know that many families in our community are living without basic furniture needs? Most requested items include: beds dressers refrigerators washing machines kitchen tables Your gently used clothing and household items can be an encouragement to another family. We happily accept: all clothing sizes sheets blankets towels dishes pots and pans glassware table … Continue reading Raleigh Families In Need of Basic Furniture



Transitions LifeCare Volunteers Offer Hope & Comfort

Each year, hundreds of volunteers tell us that touching the lives of Transitions LifeCare patients and families are among their most rewarding experiences. We offer a variety of ways to use your hands, hearts and talents to offer hope and comfort. Some of the ways you can make a difference include: Family Support Volunteers – … Continue reading Transitions LifeCare Volunteers Offer Hope & Comfort