Category Archives: News

“I literally cried after opening all the food” Week 14 Update from Executive Director Tina Postel

Hello Friends, I hope your summer is off to a safe and happy start.  I kindly ask each of you to stay safe and vigilant.  As many of us grow […]

Summer Pop Up Food Shares, Spanish Help and Other Weekly Updates from Executive Director Tina Postel

Hello Loaves & Fishes Friends, Weekly numbers:  Our service numbers have remained relatively stable over the last three weeks.  We provided a week’s worth of groceries to 2,499 individuals (1,021 […]

Pop Up Food Shares/Distribucion de Comida

Para Español – Haga clic en el botón Traducir (Translate) en la esquina inferior izquierda  Thanks to the Federal “Farm to Family Food Box” program Loaves & Fishes is excited […]

We Must Do More – Week 12 Update from Loaves & Fishes Executive Director Tina Postel

Dear Loaves & Fishes friends, Our hearts are heavy, filled with anger and sadness at the death of George Floyd and the civil unrest happening nationwide and right here in […]

Mobile Operations to Continue Into the Summer – Week 11 Update from Loaves & Fishes Executive Director Tina Postel

Hello Loaves & Fishes friends, I hope you are all safe and well! Weekly numbers:  Our numbers this past week remained high despite multiple days filled with rain, thunderstorms and […]

Packing Hope, One Box at A Time – Week 10 Update from Loaves & Fishes Executive Director Tina Postel

Hello Loaves & Fishes Friends, Weekly numbers:  We continue to serve a huge number of people each week through our mobile and home delivery operations, though we are beginning to […]

Diapers Are A Need – Week 9 Update from Loaves & Fishes Executive Director Tina Postel

Hello Loaves & Fishes friends, This past week we served 3,159 individuals (1,239 children and 160 seniors). Although we saw a small decrease in our numbers this week compared to […]

Staggering Numbers followed by Bright Blessings – Week 8 Update from Loaves & Fishes Executive Director Tina Postel

Hello Loaves & Fishes friends, Here are a few updates from our busy week: Staggering Numbers: As we close out the month of April, the need for food assistance remains […]

Eligibility Change is the Latest Operational Shift for Loaves & Fishes – Week 7 Update from Executive Director Tina Postel

Hello Loaves & Fishes friends, This past week, the Loaves & Fishes Board of Directors voted unanimously to make a change in the eligibility policy for our clients. That, and […]

Tina Postel Cares About Food Access – Profile of Loaves & Fishes Exec. Dir. by Josh Jacobson for Charlotte is Creative

Article by Josh Jacobson “Our mission is to provide a week’s worth of nutritious groceries to people facing economic hardships. And ‘economic hardship’ is a massive understatement for what our […]

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