Food Bank Foodies

Food Bank Foodies: Greg’s Adobo

Hello! My name is Greg, an AmeriCorps volunteer here at North Helpline. I’ve been coming to the food bank for about a year now, and it’s been a huge help for my budget. I love that it’s easy to find…

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Food Bank Foodies

Food Bank Foodies: Mason’s Veggie S’ghetti

Hi, I’m Mason and I have been trying to eat my vegetables. When I was little, my dad used to make us spaghetti all the time. He’d cook up some hamburger meat and add a jar of Ragu. After becoming…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Our Stories

Volunteer of April: Mary Miller

Mary has been volunteering with North Helpline since our days at the old fire station. Each week she comes in, either Wednesday after Food Bank hours or Thursday mornings, to bring order to the sometimes cramped and chaotic hygiene closet…

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Featured

New year, new dynamic volunteer opportunity!

Cooking is a wonderful stress reliever, a way to warm the hearts and stomachs of those around you, and one of the great equalizers for all walks of life. For North Helpline clients, their trip to the food bank and all it entails:…

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