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Providence Day School Community Raises $150,000 for Loaves & Fishes

Families affiliated with Providence Day School pooled their giving together in a three-day fund drive last week which surpassed all expectations and netted $150,000 for Loaves & Fishes to use […]

In Response to Rise In Food Insecurity Due to Impact of COVID-19, Loaves & Fishes Increases the Number of Pantry Visits for Clients

As we continue to see food insecurity rise, the Loaves & Fishes Board of Directors made the unanimous decision to temporarily increase the number of pantry visits a client is […]

“Through the Roof” Numbers while a Pilot Program Grows and Blessings Flow – Week 6 Update from Loaves & Fishes Executive Director Tina Postel

Hello Loaves & Fishes friends, Here is a quick update regarding our COVID 19 response for week 6. Mobile Pantries:  We are getting the hang of these mobile operations!  This […]

Figuring Out the Best Way to Live on Hope

COVID-19 was becoming a factor in our pantry service when I volunteered at one of our pantries several weeks ago.  For the safety of clients and volunteers, we had just […]

“Thank you for preserving my dignity during the worst time of my life.” An email from the COVID-19 Front Lines

Ms. Tina, I think you are the young lady that assisted me at a University City location and then at Galilee Ministries. Thank you for your kindness in rescheduling my […]

Success on Wheels and Hope Heals: The Latest COVID-19 Operations Update from Executive Director Tina Postel

Hello Loaves & Fishes friends, I hope you had a wonderful holiday weekend.   Last week was another busy week at Loaves & Fishes serving our neighbors in need. Success on […]

COVID-19 Week 4 Operations Updates From Executive Director Tina Postel

From all of us at Loaves & Fishes, we hope you are all safe and sound AT HOME.  Here is the latest update from Executive Director Tina Postel for the […]

Adjusting Our Operations to Meet the Need – COVID-19 Week 3 Update from Loaves & Fishes Executive Director Tina Postel

Dear Loaves & Fishes Friends, I hope this latest update finds you all safe and sound. As COVID-19 spreads through our county and nation, we are continuing to adjust our […]

What does A “Stay-At-Home” Order Mean for Serving Our Neighbors In Need?

Mecklenburg Co. has issued a stay-at-home order through April 16. Under this order, county residents may visit grocery stores, pharmacies, healthcare providers if needed and pick up food from a […]

So Much Has Happened In One Week – An Update from Loaves & Fishes Executive Director Tina Postel

Demand has increased exponentially. Funds are needed right now to purchase food in bulk and for hiring temporary warehouse help. Dear Friends, So much has changed so rapidly that I wanted to […]

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