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Archive | September, 2014

IFFS's RJ Srinath leads a grocery store tour.
September 30, 2014

A Whole New Store – Learning to Shop Smart for Groceries

IFFS ran over two-dozen grocery store tours in Sept., teaching participants how to fill their carts without emptying their wallets.Read More▸

September 22, 2014

Ain’t That America: Farm Aid

…It wasn’t too long ago that taking good care of agricultural land wasn’t really an environmental decision. It was an economic one, and necessary. Alternating…Read More▸

September 19, 2014

BackPack Buddies – Helping Provide Healthy Meals

“It’s easy to forget that in this first-world country, 25 percent of kids don’t know where their next meal is coming from,” said Barbara Astrini,…Read More▸

September 18, 2014

Barbecue events on tap for bluegrass festival

The N.C. Pork Council is offering a bunch of opportunities to eat barbecue during the World of Bluegrass festivities in a few weeks in downtown…Read More▸

September 15, 2014

Whole Hog Barbecue Championship Returns to Raleigh with Bluegrass

RALEIGH, N.C. — For the second year in succession, the leading whole hog cooking teams in North Carolina will soon battle hog to hog to…Read More▸

September 12, 2014

North Carolina’s shameful place among nation’s hungriest states

BY ALAN BRIGGS September 9, 2014 In a world of constant news events, chronic issues struggle for attention. Earlier this month, the U.S. Department of…Read More▸

Cheresa Clemons of NCCU
September 9, 2014

NCCU School of Education Plans Run to Fill Backpacks

Dr. Cheresa Clemons, assistant professor of education at North Carolina Central University, understands the impact of hunger on a child trying to learn. A teacher…Read More▸

September 2, 2014

VIDEO: IFFS Combats Childhood Hunger in Durham

Click to watch WNCN's coverage of Inter-Faith Food Shuttle's work in Durham, including the BCBSNC corporate campus garden and IFFS's Durham Service Center.Read More▸

September 2, 2014

MIX 101.5 Listeners Help IFFS Feed Hungry Kids

MIX 101.5 listeners once again came through in a big way for the station’s annual BackPack Buddies Food Drive for Inter-Faith Food Shuttle.Read More▸

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