Food Bank Foodies

Food Bank Foodies: Trisha’s Split Pea Soup

Hi! I’m Trisha. I came to North Helpline as a client, and found such wonderful people there that I had to volunteer. I’ve been doing reception in the office on Thursdays for a couple of years now. On my first…

Read more +

Food Bank Foodies

Food Bank Foodies: Miranda’s Shakshuka

Hi, my name is Miranda and I started going to the food bank last week and got to make one of my favorite breakfasts taste even better with North Helpline’s help. I go to the food bank because I just…

Read more +

Donors

Making spirits bright

Dear Friends, At a recent focus group one of our clients who is a parent of four, Maria, shared what it is like to have to visit the food bank during the holiday season: “At Christmas I try not to…

Read more +

Fundraising & Donations

Turkey Drives give extra push needed for Thanksgiving holiday

Each year North Helpline organizes Turkey Drives to ensure that enough holiday foods like stuffing, sweet potatoes, cranberries, and turkey will be available to go around to food bank visitors’ tables for their holiday celebrations. Traditionally the two drives are…

Read more +

Fundraising & Donations

Thanksgiving Thoughts

Dear Friends, Fall is a season of anticipation and preparation at North Helpline. We are preparing to help our neighbors meet the challenges that the cold rainy weather and holidays bring. Turkey drives are being planned, toys are being collected,…

Read more +

Donors

Giving thanks to you & our greatest achievements this 2016

There is much to be grateful for at North Helpline every day of every year. Our favorite, and most vital, resources that we have to offer are made possible because of you. Even though we have a few weeks left before we celebrate Thanksgiving (in…

Read more +

Featured

Celebrate Hunger Action Month

In the food bank world September is known as Hunger Action Month – a campaign to raise awareness and speak about hunger in our communities. Hunger Action Month is also a reminder of our individual and collective agency. Do you…

Read more +