A Simple Gesture Greensboro
Ending childhood hunger through a simple gesture of filling a grocery bag
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HOW IT WORKS
- We provide volunteers with a special green bag and a list of suggested nonperishable items.
- Each time they go to the grocery store they pick up an item from the list and store it in the bag.
- On a designated day they leave the bag outside their home and a neighborhood volunteer picks it up, leaves a new bag, and delivers the food directly to a local food bank.
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News & Updates
When schools closed on March 16th Guilford County Schools (GCS) and local food partners responded quickly, implementing “Grab and Go” models allowing parents to pick up meals in school parking lots or other community hubs; loading up school buses with meals and dropping them off at stops along neighborhood routes, as well as getting food…
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