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Archive | July, 2016

WakeMed Farmer' Market Shaniqua “Shonny” Lyons and family
July 21, 2016

For Shonny Lyons, WakeMed Farmers Market Delivers

The Lyons family has been coming to the WakeMed Farmers Market for two years because it offers food desert residents access to fresh, locally grown produce. Read More▸

Young graduates of Cooking Matters
July 20, 2016

PART 3: ‘Cooking Matters for Kids’ teaches healthy habits

This summer, we're taking nutrition education directly to low income school kids on their summer vacations at public school summer camps.Read More▸

Cindy Sink and the "Mobile Tastiness Machine"
July 18, 2016

Relieving Hunger, Reclaiming Health

Today IFFS has grown into a thriving enterprise, with a tagline of ‘We feed, we teach, we grow’ structuring programs and services.Read More▸

Ana Cardia
July 15, 2016

Volunteer Spotlight: Ana Cardia

Get to know Ana Cardia! She's a Nutritionist who volunteers with our Nutrition Education team, teaching Cooking Matters classes.Read More▸

juice boxes
July 12, 2016

Durham group educates, feeds to break cycle of poverty

Between EDCI's learning camps in the morning and afternoon, the children get a hot, healthy lunch from the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle.Read More▸

Ewen volunteering
July 11, 2016

Volunteer efforts help, teach Raleigh boys about needy classmates

"It feels good to know I'm doing good in my school, and I know it affects all the kids and helps them do better in school," Neal Ewen said.Read More▸

Lateisha Sallah and her daughter Jasmine
July 8, 2016

BackPack Buddies bridges gap for single mom

Food Shuttle's BackPack Buddies program made sure Lateisha's daughter Jasmin had food to eat when times were toughest for their family.Read More▸

IFFS Farm Stand
July 7, 2016

Food Shuttle Farm Stand featured on ‘Out and About’ TV

Another wonderful story from our friends at WRAL-TV, made possible by Farmer Kay Coleman’s awesome storytelling!Read More▸

Maria Antelis, at Centerplate, graduated from the InterFaith Food Shuttle's Culinary Job Training Program. (Photo by Sara D. Davis for InterFaith Food Shuttle)
July 7, 2016

Job training opened doors for Maria

Maria needed a job to help support her family, but her search had been unsuccessful. Then she learned about our Culinary Job Training Program.Read More▸

Jill Staton Bullard's last day on the truck
July 1, 2016

Jill Staton Bullard’s last day on a Food Shuttle truck

Jill Staton Bullard retires from Inter-Faith Food Shuttle just the way she started 27 years ago: on a truck recovering and distributing food.Read More▸

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