Hunger is about so much more than food.

Advocacy + Policy

As one of our foundational pillars, Advocacy & Policy are at the forefront of our work. These are the initiatives that work to turn our vision into a reality. Learn more about how to help in our latest endeavors.

Hunger in Our Backyard

Though many of us may not realize the grave disparities that exist in our own communities, people struggle with hunger in every county and congressional district in North and South Carolina. They represent our neighbors, co-workers, kids in our children’s classes, and the possibilities just go on.

1 in 5

people in the Carolinas struggle with hunger

1 in 4

children in the Carolinas struggle with hunger

Coming Together in Times of Need

During times of crisis, Feeding the Carolinas steps in to fill a critical role across our states. Whether responding to a health crisis like the COVID-19 pandemic, or preparing for severe weather, like a hurricane, you can find us on the frontlines.


Our team helps oversee and coordinate food delivery and distribution, volunteers, and efforts of partners and other relief organizations.


We serve as a voice during times of crisis. Our team communicates directly with the media and utilizes our platforms to raise awareness and move people to action.


Through our vast networks of donors and suppliers, we work to identify and secure resources (like food and supplies) to meet the emerging needs of communities.

Connect to Resources

We value our relationships with our neighbors and community partners, so we are always active. Stay up-to-date on the work that Feeding the Carolinas is doing, in partnership with its Food Banks and community, in the fight to end hunger.