Last week, in the driving rain our Round Up partners PORCH Chapel Hill Carrboro and PORCH Hillsborough delivered 240 boxes of fresh produce to families struggling with food insecurity—190 families in Chapel Hill and Carrboro and 50 families in Hillsborough. Over 1,000 individuals have nutritious fresh fruit and vegetables because of your Round up donations at the Southern Village, Carrboro, and Hillsborough stores.
PORCH Directors Debbie Horwitz and Lizzie Dicker, shared with us that PORCH volunteers were able to pack and distribute this food following strict social distancing guidelines to ensure the safety of our volunteers and
Our 2020 Goal for PORCH Chapel Hill Carrboro is raise $68,400, which will provide 190 families with monthly deliveries of fresh fruit and vegetables. We’re closing in on that goal with 88.8% of the funds raised.
Our 2020 Goal for PORCH Hillsborough is $27,000, which will provide monthly deliveries of fresh fruit and vegetables plus cheese and eggs. The Hillsborough store, which started a month later, has reached 74.4% of the goal.