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

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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

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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

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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!

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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!

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#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

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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!

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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

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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

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Gardening Equipment Needed

From drip irrigation lines to a garden sink, bird houses and a bee hive, from garden spades, hoses and hoes to a tractor for moving mulch. We need items and we need volunteers who don’t mind getting their hands dirty. Come join us in our community garden, where good things grow and we help feed … Continue reading Gardening Equipment Needed

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Tri-Area Ministry Food Pantry in Need of Donations

Donations of food are gratefully accepted at the Tri-Area Ministry Food Pantry during the open hours. Mondays and Wednesdays, 9 am to 12:30 pm. 149 E Holding Avenue Wake Forest, NC 27587 (919) 556-7144 Our current needs include: Peanut Butter * Jelly * Canned Fruit Canned Vegetables Spaghetti Sauce * Canned Meats (tuna, chicken) Canned … Continue reading Tri-Area Ministry Food Pantry in Need of Donations

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Most Needed Items for The Food Bank

The Food Bank welcomes non-perishable products, sealed beverages, refrigerated or frozen items, or produce as well as non-food essentials such as hygiene items, cleaning items or paper products. Our most needed items include: Canned Fruits, Vegetables, Meat, and Soup (Pop-top cans and low sodium a plus!) Whole Grain Pasta, Brown Rice, Dried Beans, and Cereal … Continue reading Most Needed Items for The Food Bank

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Meals On Wheels Participants Need Basic Necessities

Participants at our congregate dining rooms often need assistance with some basic household necessities. These items can be dropped off at our office at 1001 Blair Drive in Raleigh. We request that these items be new. rolls of paper towels dishwashing liquid toilet paper soap toothpaste cleaners prepackaged snacks (i.e. microwavable popcorn, crackers) postage stamps … Continue reading Meals On Wheels Participants Need Basic Necessities

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Shepherd’s Table Food & Kitchen Items Needed

The number of people we are serving has increased dramatically in the last year. Our numbers keep increasing, as food and financial donations have decreased due to a tough economy. Thank you for remembering the needs of approximately 300 plus men, women and children that come to us hungry and in need of a free … Continue reading Shepherd’s Table Food & Kitchen Items Needed

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Volunteers Needed on Food Shuttle Farm

Volunteers Needed on the Food Shuttle Teaching Farm Get your hands dirty and volunteer on our teaching farm in Raleigh! Learn about sustainable agriculture & connect to where your food comes from. Help with soil preparation, planting, harvesting, weeding, composting, and mulching. We are in need of volunteers who can commit to one shift a … Continue reading Volunteers Needed on Food Shuttle Farm

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Food Shuttle Driver Assistants Needed

Inter-Faith Food Shuttle is in need of drivers and driver assistants on our food recovery and distribution routes. Driver Assistant: Volunteers are needed to help recover food from our partner/donor sites and deliver it to recipient partner agencies who distribute it to people in need. This is a reoccurring opportunity on a weekly or bi-weekly … Continue reading Food Shuttle Driver Assistants Needed

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Raleigh Rescue Mission: Urgent Needs

Twin blankets (new) Diapers, size 5 Baby wipes Washcloths Children’s undershirts (all sizes) Study Bibles (preferably NIV or ESV study bibles) Men’s scrubs, sizes 1X, 2X, 3X (new or gently used) Men’s Boxers: Large, XL, 2X, 3X (new only) Men’s and women’s underwear (new only, all sizes) Men’s shower shoes (size 11 and larger) Men’s … Continue reading Raleigh Rescue Mission: Urgent Needs

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Raleigh Rescue Mission Lunches to Go

Prepare up to 40 sack lunches for the Mission’s overnight emergency shelter guests so that they will have a healthy meal to take with them when they leave in the morning. Please read our Lunches to Go flyer for instructions and what to include in each lunch bag. Location: Drop off to Raleigh Rescue Mission … Continue reading Raleigh Rescue Mission Lunches to Go

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Urban Ministries Hunger & Nutrition Volunteer Positions: Receptionist

Description: Be the first point of contact when clients, donors, and volunteers enter the building! Greet and sign in patients and answer questions and direct clients’ needs to the appropriate staff. Sample Skills and Responsibilities: Check client’s identification, determine need of client (appointment/food assistance/prescription assistance/medication pickup), use a computer database to check in clients, provide … Continue reading Urban Ministries Hunger & Nutrition Volunteer Positions: Receptionist

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Urban Ministries Hunger & Nutrition Volunteer Positions: Food Pantry Volunteer

Description: Work on-site to help stock and organize the pantry and package food orders for crisis clients. Help clients navigate the client-choice pantry. Sample Skills and Responsibilities: Sort through donations, stock pantry shelves, process and package food orders, hand out completed orders to clients. Scheduled Shifts: Monday-Friday, 9am-1pm

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