NourishNC Prepares for Potential “Hunger Cliff”


NourishNC Prepares for Potential “Hunger Cliff” Steve McCrossan, Executive Director At the end of this month, 10,410 New Hanover County children[1] and their families will lose the crucial “Emergency Allotment” food benefits that have helped keep their families healthy since 2020. The Emergency Allotment provision to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), was put in [...]

NourishNC Prepares for Potential “Hunger Cliff”2023-02-16T19:48:44+00:00

Produce Power Up at NourishNC!


Each month, the 1400 children who are enrolled in our Backpack Program are invited to the Market on Market (aka MoM!) to stock up on fresh fruits and veggies. This month we are also offering bread, chicken and milk. Thank you to our friends at Wilmington Health for sponsoring this month's Produce Power Up and [...]

Produce Power Up at NourishNC!2023-02-09T17:55:42+00:00

Welcome Lambeth Chalk, NourishNC’s new Program Director


Press Release January 4, 2023 For Immediate Release   Nourishnc welcomes Lambeth Chalk as new program director NourishNC, a Wilmington based nonprofit that provides nutritious food to hungry children, is pleased to announce the hiring of Lambeth Chalk as their new Program Director. Lambeth will strengthen relationships and serve as the direct liaison with the [...]

Welcome Lambeth Chalk, NourishNC’s new Program Director2023-01-09T18:43:36+00:00

Thanksgiving Dinner Distribution Preparations Continue


  NourishNC continues to prepare for their take-and-bake Thanksgiving Dinner distribution for 1400 children who are on their Backpack Program. Executive Director, Steve McCrossan, discusses his excitement about the recent arrivals of the turkeys and the upcoming distribution.  Watch the video here.

Thanksgiving Dinner Distribution Preparations Continue2022-11-22T19:08:15+00:00

Fresh produce arrival for Thanksgiving Dinner distribution


  Executive Director, Steve McCrossan, discusses NourishNC's excitement about the recent arrival of fresh produce which will be included in their 2022 Thanksgiving Dinner distribution. The take-and-bake meals are being provided for 1400 children in New Hanover County who are on NourishNC's Backpack Program. See the video here.

Fresh produce arrival for Thanksgiving Dinner distribution2022-11-22T19:12:29+00:00

Reverse Trick-or-Treat


Please join us for our 2022 Reverse Trick-or-Treat, and together we can bring our kids something good to eat! This is an event for children (with an adult to supervise) which will be held Thursday, October 27th, from 4:00-5:30 pm, at NourishNC (3606 Market Street). Admission is one bag of food and costumes are encouraged! [...]

Reverse Trick-or-Treat2022-11-22T19:13:59+00:00

Brewing Relationships with the Craft Beer Scene


Steve McCrossan, Executive Director The local craft beer scene has always supported NourishNC (NNC), but we began to ferment real relationships by serving together at the start of the pandemic. It all started when we teamed up the Cape Fear Craft Beer Alliance to help provide service industry folks who were suddenly out of work [...]

Brewing Relationships with the Craft Beer Scene2022-03-21T20:33:06+00:00


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