“I feel good”

Another extra large donation from Costco today.┬áMost of the places we deliver to are closed today but I figured I’d load up the van and I’d find a place. I did. First stop — Atlanta Union Mission where I met these 5 guys. Next stop — My Sister’s House, a housing and homeless shelter, where…

With thanks

A big thank you to all of Helping Feed Atlanta’s volunteers, even if it was only one time; I couldn’t have done it without you. A big thank you to any who have donated time or money to HFA; I couldn’t have done it without you either. For those of you that would like to…

Extra, extra

Extra, extra! Read all about it! It will be two years this January 15th since Costco Brookhaven (in metro Atlanta) started to donate produce to Helping Feed Atlanta.┬áThen, six months later, Costco – Cumberland Mall began donating and now, AS OF TODAY, Costco Alpharetta is donating. Helping Feed Atlanta was stretched too thin so we…

“I’m only a volunteer”

“I’m only a volunteer.” That’s what Becca told me when I asked if I could post her picture here. Becca with the blonde hair is pictured here with Jacqui, volunteer for Community Assistance Center. Without volunteers, Helping Feed Atlanta wouldn’t be collecting 30,000 lbs of donated produce a month. Without volunteers we wouldn’t be feeding…

Bingo!

I put a call out for volunteers and bingo, HFA got the help we needed. Meet today’s Helping Feed Atlanta team who have all volunteered before. L to R, Yogi Prabhu Acarya, Rochelle Burdine and Nancy Scalera. We gleaned about 1,000 lbs from Costco and spread the wealth all over town. And a big “way…