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5:00 am
Tue November 26, 2013

WFDD's 2013 BackPack Campaign

In North Carolina, 1 in 4 children is at risk for hunger.

Again this holiday season you have a chance to support 88.5 WFDD and The Second Harvest Food Bank with one donation. For a limited time, when you support WFDD with a pledge in any amount, Ralph Lauren will donate a backpack full of food to The BackPack Program of the Second Harvest Food Bank, providing a backpack of nutritious food for a child in need.

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2:16 pm
Thu December 6, 2012

Map The Meal Gap: Food Insecurity In Your County

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In North Carolina, 1 in 4 children is at risk for hunger. Find out how your county stacks up with an interactive map.
Visit Feeding America, the nation's leading domestic hunger-relief charity. Feeding America's helps provide food to over 37 millions Americans each year.
2:14 pm
Thu December 6, 2012

Childhood Hunger Prevention At Second Harvest Food Bank

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Read about Second Harvest Food Bank's programs for children.
  • Source: Hungernwnc
  • | Via: Second Harvest Food Bank
Feeding America BackPack Program: A national program of Feeding America, the BackPack Program aims to address childhood hunger in rural and urban communities by providing school children at risk of hunger with backpacks of nutritious, kid-friendly foods to take home over the weekends during the school year.
2:12 pm
Thu December 6, 2012

The BackPack Program From Feeding America

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Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest North Carolina participates in Feeding America's "BackPack" program.
You can learn more by watching the following stories, brought to you by our partners at C&S Wholesale Grocers. How can a child focus on solving a math problem or memorizing a new word when she or he is trying to ignore the persistent pangs of hunger?