Arc of Orange County and RSI provide volunteers with developmental challenges who help set up, count out meals, and deliver.
Porch donates groceries and shelf stable food items which we pack into monthly senior snack bags that augment the clients’ pantries
Bank of America, Wells Fargo, gsk, Walmart, Strowd Roses, Share the Food Foundation , Carol Woods Retirement Community and many others have donated funds to aid our efforts
IFC we cross refer clients who may need particular assistance that our programs offer
Farmer Foodshare we purchase fruit every Tuesday
Book Harvest NC donates books that we deliver to our clients (they serve children, so we take donations that are suitable for adults)
Department on Aging we refer potential clients to one another and we distribute the Senior Times quarterly
Chapel Hill Carrboro City School System we provide service hour opportunities for high school students. In 2014 we started a new partnership with the Carrboro High School Exceptional Students program to have them come in every month and help us pack our snack bags.
Harris Teeter and Starbucks at University Mall, Trader Joe’s, Panera – we “glean” food that is pulled from the shelves because of sell by date restrictions and deliver it the same day for our clients benefit
Orange County Executive Directors Board of the United Way and Food Security Work group – our Director served for three years as the representative to the UW Board and works on a subcommittee currently that addresses how to collaborate and make an impact on the problem of food security in our area.
The American Red Cross – we are the designated source for their meals in emergency situations
UNC School of Government, UNC School of Public Health, UNC School of Nursing, UNC School of Social Work, Kenan-Flagler MBA program UNC Journalism students–we have hosted and advised several volunteers and interns from these organizations. These opportunities for those volunteers and interns have supplemented their classroom work while giving us the benefit of wisdom gained in their academic endeavors.
Orange County Animal Shelter – we deliver donations of pet food on an annual basis from the shelter to those clients who have pets.
Local Congregations including Olin T Binkley Baptist Church, Chapel of the Cross, St. Thomas More Catholic Church, University United Methodist Church and others provide support and volunteers
K&W Cafeterias and Nantucket Café provide delicious nutritious meals at a reasonable cost
The Chapel Hill Chamber of Commerce