Wow! It's like the perfect storm and we are calling for "All Hands on Deck" at Forever Fed! The month of April is like every other month. It has a certain number of days to get a specific amount of work done. However, the first two weeks of April brings exciting challenges to our Forever Fed schedule! Cherokee County Schools has spring break next week and Forever Fed is providing sack lunches to one neighborhood that is home to families experiencing food instability. When these kids are … [Read more...] about All Hands on Deck!
Archives for March 2011
On Sunday, March 20th, Forever Fed served breakfast to Northwoods Apartments just like we always do but this meal was a real milestone for us. Why? Because every bit of the food we served was donated product right down to the grocery bags that our guests used to carry thier meals home. Last Thursday I received a note from SERV ministries stating they had bread and pastry items that had been donated to them and, in turn, SERV asked if Forever Fed wished to utilize/distribute those products to our … [Read more...] about A First for Forever Fed!
In an effort to keep everyone up to date on our schedule, here is a list of volunteer opportunities for the remainder of the Month of March with Forever Fed! Friday, March 11th, 9am We're passing out flyers to the Scott Mill Neighborhood in downtown Canton! Volunteers meet in the parking lot of the Habitat Re-Store in Canton and then distribute flyers around town. This takes about one hour and it's actually pretty fun. Anytime you combine coffee, laughter, tape, and paper flyers it's a … [Read more...] about What’s Happening?
Each morning I drive my daughter to school and each morning our large dog Sparky insists on riding with us. We've a small dog named Rosie as well but she is 14 years old and as of last year she was no longer able to jump into the car. It was then I decided she should not be taking pleasure rides in the car because she is just too old. Yesterday morning my daugther and I went to get into the car and little old Rosie followed us out to the garage. Rosie can barely see through her cataracts … [Read more...] about What is a Leap of Faith?