Mountaire Cares Christmas food boxes

Volunteers help pack Mountaire Cares boxes to feed 12,000

Betsy PriceCulture, Headlines

  Mike and Judy Hall of Long Neck have been volunteering for years to pack Mountaire Cares holiday food boxes for the needy. For Judy, it’s one of the ways she has been giving back in thanks for recovering from a 2012 aneurysm that required her to learn to walk and feed herself again. “I thought, ‘You know what, I …

Christina, along with a few other districts, have partnered with Giant Food Stores in an effort to eliminate food insecurity.

Christina School District partners with Giant to fight hunger

Jarek RutzHeadlines, Delaware Live, Education

Christina School District has partnered with Giant Food Stores to help combat food insecurity this summer.¬† ‚ÄúRound up for Christina‚ÄĚ is an initiative that encourages people to do just that when they check out at the register. If a customer‚Äôs grocery tab comes out to $56.40, for example, a prompt will appear on the pinpad asking if they want to …

a group of people standing in a parking lot in front of a car

Food Bank of Delaware to host drive-thru food pantry in each county

Charles MegginsonCulture, Headlines

Volunteers load food into cars during a mobile pantry event at Dover International Speedway. (Food Bank of Delaware) The Food Bank of Delaware will host drive-thru mobile pantries in each Delaware county beginning next week. The first event is scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 19 at Dover International Speedway. A food pantry originally scheduled for Monday, Jan. 17 at Crossroads Community …