COVID-19: What Challenges Is NourishNC Facing?

Steve McCrossan, Executive Director We've had a lot of people ask, so we want to answer: What challenges is NourishNC facing? Thankfully, we were relatively prepared for this. Early on, we stocked up on food and supplies, took multiple trainings related to COVID-19, and discussed the lessons learned from previous disasters (like Florence). We are [...]

NourishNC Executive Director Presented Award By NC First Lady Cooper & Congressman Price

Steve McCrossan, Executive Director of NourishNC, was recognized as a “NC Child Hunger Hero” by No Kid Hungry NC at their annual conference in Raleigh, NC last week. The statewide award was presented by First Lady of NC, Kristen Cooper, and Congressmen David Price. McCrossan was 1 of 14 leaders selected from over 100 individuals [...]

The Year in Review 2017

by Steve McCrossan, Executive Director WOW! What an amazing year 2017 was for NourishNC. Thanks to you NourishNC was able to expand our services at an unprecedented rate. With your support we are fulfilling our promise to be “anywhere and everywhere” hungry kids need us in New Hanover County. We now provide nutritious food to [...]

8 Easy Ways You Can Become A Hunger Hero this Holiday Season!!!

by Steve McCrossan, Executive Director The holidays are here and you are looking for ways to give back to your community. That’s great because we have lots of ideas on how you can act to help the most vulnerable in our community. Let’s get right in to how you can take action this holiday season. [...]

NourishNC Teams Up With NHRMC to Fight Hunger

By Steve McCrossan, Executive Director A quick glance: NHRMC provided 30 volunteers to distribute over 2,000 pounds of farm fresh fruits and vegetables to 198 kids and their families on the Northside NHRMC employees collected 12,852 food items worth $11,952 WOW! Our partnership with New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC) is off to a tremendous [...]

You Were Amazing in 2016!!!

  Forget all that talk about how bad 2016 was. NourishNC crushed 2016! We have been, and continue to be, successful because of your willingness to act on behalf of hungry children in our community. It takes a village of volunteers, donors, school personnel, partner organizations, nonprofits, and other supporters to feed 709 children in [...]

7 Tips & Tricks to Add Impact to Your Food Drive

This article, “Stop Donating Canned Goods to Food Drives…” has been making the rounds on social media this week. We have received several requests for NourishNC to comment on this article so here we go…. First, let’s start with a philosophy that we believe should drive all giving. The best thing a nonprofit can do [...]

Awesome Kid-Centric Nonprofits That You Should Support!

Do you want to ensure that our community has strong, happy, healthy children? Do you want to support nonprofits that do this work every day? Well then, check out this list of kid-centric organizations that would love to have you on their team this holiday season and beyond. This is by no means a comprehensive [...]

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