Agriculture

Community Gardeners organize “Vacation Garden School”

Community Gardeners organize “Vacation Garden School”

Children are a welcome part of the Camden Street Learning Garden. While summer brought heat and afternoon thunderstorms, the neighborhood around Camden Street Learning Garden noticed a new need: an opportunity for children in the neighborhood to gain ownership and pride of the garden

Food Shuttle Welcomes 2018-2019 AmeriCorps Members

Food Shuttle Welcomes 2018-2019 AmeriCorps Members

The Inter-Faith Food Shuttle is excited to have two new Food Corps AmeriCorps members, Nathalie Kauz and Annie Kersting, and a new Share Our Strength AmeriCorps member, Caity Ashley, join the Food Shuttle staff for one year. Hear from our new AmeriCorps to learn what brought them to the Food Shuttle!

The Food Bank That Doesn’t Just Give Away Food—It Teaches You to Grow It

The Food Bank That Doesn’t Just Give Away Food—It Teaches You to Grow It

A Tucson, Arizona, urban farm brings residents better nutrition and builds community. It’s a win-win. An example of a different agricultural approach is Inter-Faith Food Shuttle, which serves seven North Carolina counties, recovering and gleaning about 6 million pounds of food a year that would otherwise have gone to waste.