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About The Food Bank

Second Harvest Food Bank of Southeast North Carolina (SHFB SENC) was established in 1982. We became an affiliate of Feeding America in 1994. We are a member of The North Carolina Association of Feeding America Members. SHFB SENC is one of seven certified affiliates of Feeding America located in North Carolina covering all 100 counties.

The Food Bank's primary service area includes Bladen, Cumberland, Duplin, Harnett, Hoke, Robeson, and Sampson counties. The Food Bank provides nutritious food to those at risk of hunger through a network of over 200 non-profit members. There are over 150,000 individuals or 18% at risk of hunger within the 7 counties our partner agencies call home.

Local Postal Carriers’ Launches the Annual Stamp Out Hunger Campaign

April 30th marked the kick-off to the 22 annual national Stamp Out Hunger food drive conducted by the National Association of Letter Carriers’ (NALC). On Saturday, May 10th families are asked to place non-perishable food donations, such as canned soup, canned vegetables, pasta, rice, and cereal by their mailboxes in a sturdy bag, which [...]