Common Heartbeat

January 19, 2023

Hunger Walk is coming…hear Harriet’s story

When Harriet first visited one of our evening pantries, it was clear she felt awkward and very embarrassed. She hadn’t had a real meal in over a week! She saw the sign for the pantry and stopped by. But what she found was friendly people, “right neighborly folks.” The smiles […]
January 17, 2023

Welcome, Kevin!

Indian Trail Cupboard Manager We’re so excited to introduce you to our newest member of the team, Kevin Kovanis. If you’ve volunteered at one of our Indian Trail-area evening pantries recently, Kevin will look familiar as he’s been serving there. But with Ayana off to pursue a master’s degree (Good luck!) […]
January 13, 2023

Tax season is approaching!

We’re looking for volunteers to help with our FREE income tax service, beginning Jan. 31! Greeters: Welcome our neighbors and help them fill out forms. Brief ethics training required. Preparers: Online training and certifications required. If you can do your own taxes with TurboTax you can be trained and certified! Interested? Email Volunteer@CommonHeart.org or […]
January 12, 2023

Registration open! Common Heart Hunger Walk set for March 5

We got a Facebook message recently from “Claire,” saying she had “fallen behind” on bills, and as a single Mom it was “overwhelming” to try to provide for her children, especially with rising prices. She needed food for her family, and thanks to generous volunteers and donations, she was able […]