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October 18, 2016

New food pantry at Raleigh high school serves hungry students

New food pantries opening in five Wake County high schools this month will make sure students aren’t hungry during non-school hours. Over 56,000 students at…Read More▸

October 10, 2016

More Wake County high schools get food pantries

RALEIGH Wake County is partnering with the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle to create food pantries at five high schools where more than half the students receive…Read More▸

Julie Cox
August 29, 2016

From Food Shuttle Volunteer to staffer, Raleigh mom finds career helping kids.

In her former life, Julie Cox was a television news writer and producer, managing the news and public affairs unit at UNC-TV. After her daughter…Read More▸

Mobile Tastiness Machine food truck
August 1, 2016

PART 4: Food Truck feeds kids where they live

During the summer our beautiful orange food truck, the "Mobile Tastiness Machine," brings free, hot meals to kids - right where they live!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▸

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▸

EDCI summer meals
June 21, 2016

Part 2: Feeding kids through summer partnerships

An inside look at how Food Shuttle is collaborating with several partner agencies to feed children across the Triangle this summer.Read More▸

empty lunch tray
May 26, 2016

Part 1: Summer hunger heats up

Summer is an especially difficult time for children and working families. Food Shuttle's services help make summer break something kids can look forward to.Read More▸

Julie Cox
May 12, 2016

Meet the new face of BackPack Buddies

My name is Julie Cox and I am the new Child Hunger Programs Manager. I have witnessed first-hand what it means to have hungry children in a classroom.Read More▸

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