Category Archives: Events

Join Us May 22 for The Loaves & Fishes Luncheon of Hope featuring Jeannette Walls

Loaves & Fishes is delighted to announce that nationally celebrated author, Jeannette Walls, will be the keynote speaker for the Loaves & Fishes Luncheon of Hope, Wednesday, May 22. Jeannette Walls knows firsthand what it’s like to grow up hungry. Her best-selling memoir, The Glass Castle, provides an intimate look at her life growing up […]

Mecklenburg Co. Boy Scouts go Scouting for Food for the Hungry on Saturday, February 2

Saturday, February 2, the Mecklenburg County Council of the Boy Scouts of America will be Scouting for Food.  Scouts will go door-to-door throughout Mecklenburg County collecting non-perishable food for Loaves & Fishes.  Last year’s Scouting for Food drive collected over 245,000 pounds of food for Loaves & Fishes. Scouting for Food is the super bowl of […]

Tour de Turns Helps Turn the Corner on Local Hunger

Thank you to everyone who rode, walked, sponsored, donated and cheered on The 7th Annual Tour de Turns and Shade Trees Neighborhood Festival! The weather was perfect and everyone had a great time. Thanks to you, Loaves & Fishes will receive over $55,000 to help provide groceries for hungry neighbors in need! Check out the […]