Established in 1980, the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina has provided food for people at risk of hunger in 34 counties for more than 30 years. The Food Bank serves a network of more than 800 nonprofit, community-based emergency agencies such as soup kitchens, food pantries and shelters, in addition to programs for children and adults, through six warehouses located in Durham, Greenville, New Bern, Raleigh, the Sandhills (Southern Pines) and Wilmington. In 2015-2016, the Food Bank provided 64.4 million pounds of food and non-food essentials through these partner agencies and programs, which is equivalent to 54,196,963 meals. An additional 1.72 million pounds were shared among sister Feeding America Food Bank members.
How Your Donation Helps
80.0% of your car donation will go toward helping Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina Inc. with their project: Food Distribution.
19.3% will go toward the project: Retail Recovery Program.
0.7% will go toward the project: Kids Summer Meals Program.
- Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
IRS Classification: 501(c)(3)
Your donations to Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina Inc. are tax deductible.
Grouping: Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).