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UNC Interns Summer 2013
July 30, 2013

Backyard Gardens Teach Life Lessons

A guest post from Interns Kelly Bellomy and Kate Abel, who spent the summer with IFFS as part of  the Masters program in Nutrition at…Read More▸

Maurice Small tomatoes
July 29, 2013

Let’s Talk Tomatoes

Maurice Small, aka “Father Earth,” Urban Agriculture Educator at Inter-Faith Food Shuttle, shares his tomato wisdom about working from the ground up for success in…Read More▸

Gene Nichol story
July 27, 2013

In a growing state, a growing hunger

In 2007, 12.6 percent of us were classified as hungry. Last year, it was 19.6 percent, or 1.9 million. In another installment in his News…Read More▸

July 15, 2013

Weekend Workshops: Grow Your Own

Join us for two upcoming agricultural workshops this weekend! On Saturday, July 20th from 9:30-11:30 at our Hoke Street Training Center, learn to grow microgreens …Read More▸

Chef Terri and former student Chef V
July 10, 2013

The Spicy Taste of Success

We just love it when learning meets opportunity and –BAM! A career is born! After graduating from our Culinary Job Training Program (CJTP) in Sept…Read More▸

Jill progressive pulse
July 8, 2013

The ripple effect of cutting long-term federal unemployment benefits

IFFS CEO Jill Staton Bullard discusses how North Carolina’s decision to cut off federal extended long-term unemployment benefits for 70,000 North Carolinians earlier this month…Read More▸

Summer Mobile Meals Parrish Manor
July 1, 2013

Teaming up to feed kids in summer

Through partnerships and innovation, Inter-Faith Food Shuttle provides food during the summer for some of the 116,000 children in the seven counties it serves who…Read More▸

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