Some of our stories
It Takes a Village Rodney
Within a minute of arriving, we knew that Rodney, Jim and Melissa at Mountaineer Food Bank were a family.
It’s just amazing to be a part of a small food bank like this one, you get a chance to really know all the people that come through and hear their stories.
Lori Weston Foodbank Friday
In 1985 Lori was looking for a way to get involved, help people and her community. So she decided to volunteer at Community Warehouse.
They deserve to feel as good as we do when we buy things at the store. They deserve that happiness. I hope that’s how they feel when they come here
Food Bank Friday – Margarite
“They deserve to feel as good as we do when we buy things at the store. They deserve that happiness. I hope that’s how they feel when they come here”, Margarite told us when she spoke so passionately about what it means to provide food to her New Hampshire community. She loves to help people…
Culture of Caring – Robert
Robert is a volunteer who loves to garden. He spends several days a week working in the Capital Area Urban Garden doing everything from watering the plants to picking the vegetables.
It Takes a Village – Hilary Quarles
We met Hillary while volunteering at the Capital Area Urban Garden. As their food growing education specialist not only does she know her gardening, but she loves to teach people how to do it.
This has been such an amazing experience for all of us. We have met so many volunteers that have inspired us and made so many friends. We have learned so much about our community and our partners.
100 of 100 – The 100th event
We had been to so many events (99 to be exact), so we decided for the 100th to create one ourselves. So we teamed up with Cathedral Kitchen and 30 Net Impact conference attendees.