Food pantries

May 30, 2023

‘Taking care of our neighbors’

Common Heart intern, Grant Summerhill, worked his first mobile food pantry with us last week. He wrote about his experience… There’s something about taking care of our neighbors, especially working alongside them in our community’s struggle with food insecurity, that gets me up in the morning. Being able to work […]
April 6, 2023

Biggest Need: Nonperishables & lots of them!

Like so many of her neighbors, “Anna” had never been to a food pantry before when she messaged us on Facebook recently to ask how she could get food for her children. The need, she said, was “urgent.” She’s working, but just can’t keep up with the bills, especially with […]
November 8, 2022

Kindness ‘behind the scenes’

Food drives are key to feeding our neighbors There are so many volunteers, donors & friends who work “behind the scenes” to make sure our neighbors don’t go hungry. Our friends at All Saints Anglican Church in Weddington definitely fall in this category! Almost every week for the past 3 years (yes… […]
October 27, 2022

1,286 turkeys to go!!

The Great Turkey Countdown stands at 1,286 turkeys* to go with 23 days left!! So far, 48 donors have given 214 turkeys!  Follow the countdown at Common Heart’s Facebook page! This year, our goal is 1,500 turkeys for 1,500 families. It will not happen without all of us pulling together. Who will give […]