It’s time for Harvest Feast, a November & December event during which Harris Teeter invites shoppers to Round Up their transaction to the nearest whole dollar. This year’s campaign will benefit Inter-Faith Food Shuttle through donations made at all Triangle-area stores.
This was the 28th year the Temple Beth Or Food Drive has taken place. Once the truck was returned to the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle warehouse the day after the drive, and the food was weighed, the total came to an impressive 4,816 pounds of non-perishable food items to be distributed through Food Shuttle programs.
An enthusiastic, sold-out crowd of friends and followers of local chef and restauranteur Ashley Christensen gathered at Poole’s Diner on Sunday evening for an occasion of fine food, good company, and social change. By evening’s end, the dinner prepared by award-winning chefs and auction of culinary experiences raised over $130,000 to fight childhood hunger.
As the Durham Bulls faced off against the Gwinnett Stripers on August 31, Chiesi, a Cary-based specialty pharmaceutical company, sealed its presenting strikeout partnership with the minor league baseball team. In an on-field recognition, Chiesi and the Bulls presented a donation check of $5,000 to Inter-Faith Food Shuttle.