Category Archives: Events

Mecklenburg Co. Boy Scouts Go Scouting for Food for the Hungry Saturday, February 1st

Saturday, February 1, 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 255,000 pounds of food for Loaves & Fishes! Scouting for Food is the super bowl of […]

Mark Your Calendars for These Upcoming Events in 2020

Throughout the Year, there are several events to help Loaves & Fishes fight hunger in our community. Mark your calendars now! January 21 – Country 103.7 Tanner Guitar Pull at Coyote Joe’s – SOLD OUT! February 1 – Scouting for Food May 9 – National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive May […]

17th Annual WFNZ’s Street Turkeys Collects A Record $25,000 and 1700 Turkeys for Families in Need!

  A HUGE thank you to everyone for your donations during the 17th Annual WFNZ Street Turkeys! A record $25,000 was raised along with 1,700 turkeys for Loaves & Fishes and Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina to distribute to families in need this holiday season. Special thanks to WFNZ-610 AM, Harris Teeter, Ram Pavement, Acosta […]

Loaves & Fishes Pop Up Food Shares Distribute Free Food to Families in Need

This spring Loaves & Fishes will hold a series of Pop Up Food Share events to distribute extra fresh fruits, produce and food boxes to hungry neighbors in need. The food comes from The Emergency Food Assistance Program or TEFAP, administered by the USDA and distributed to local agencies through Second Harvest Food Bank. In addition to our […]

Stamp Out Hunger! National Association of Letter Carriers’ Food Drive collects 75,864 pounds of food for the Hungry

Thank you to everyone who participated in the Letter Carrier’s Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive, on Saturday, May 11. Over 75,000 pounds of food was collected to help Loaves & Fishes and Second Harvest Food Bank fight hunger in our community. Stamp Out Hunger is the largest one day food drive in the country!