More challenges facing the future of SNAP

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Gregory Ng

Why I’m a Food Bank Sustainer

By Gregory Ng | Food Bank CENC Sustainer and Social Media Ambassador  My family and I have decided to be sustaining donors because the need is constant. I first started working with the Food Bank in 2012 because I wanted to make a difference in the area in which I live. While the issue of…

Bananas at the grocery store

10 things I learned eating on $4.70 per day

By Matt Kopac │Guest Blogger Food Bank CENC During this season of gratitude, I undertook the SNAP Benefits Challenge to reflect upon the reality of food insecurity and the importance of organizations like the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina in preventing hunger in our community. For three weeks I fed myself with…