IFC News

May 2020 COVID-19 Update

Now that North Carolina has moved to the next phase of response, we want to give you an update on IFC’s next steps.            

April 2020 COVID-19 Update

Thanks to dedicated staff and volunteers, IFC continues to operate during the coronavirus pandemic honoring all guidelines around safety and health. We could not do this work without the steadfast support of our community. Even through your own struggles, you are reaching out to the most vulnerable me…

3 Ways You Can Help

3 WAYS YOU CAN HELP: 1. Provide Food Download our grocery list to print and take with you while you shop.Then drop off your items at 100 W. Rosemary Street, Monday-Friday 9am-4pm The most needed items right now are: Canned meat (spam, tuna, salmon, vienna sausages) Pork and beans Baked be…

Holiday Schedule

Staff and volunteers make sure that everyone who needs it has a place to be and feel welcomed.  We welcome donations in support.

Remembering Robert Barnes

photo courtesy of CEF November 16, 2019 Dear IFC Community, It is with a very heavy heart that I share the news of the loss of a dear, loyal friend and member of IFC's staff team, Robert Barnes. Robert collapsed during his dinner shift at the Community Kitchen last night. Paramedics responded quic…

Demolition to begin at 110 W. Main Street!

View an Event photo album online. IFC Board of Directors and staff gathered with elected officials last week to recognize and thank the FoodFirst Capital Campaign Cabinet. Led by co-chairs Kevin Foy and Robert Dowling and with counsel from Armstrong McGuire, the 17-member Cabinet worked for tw…

4/5 Update: We're OFFICIALLY OPEN at 100 W. Rosemary Street!

All Food Security services are now open at 100 W. Rosemary Street in Chapel Hill's historic town hall.  That means, food donations that used to go to Carrboro, now come to 100 W. Rosemary Street. Food Pantry information can be found here:  http://www.ifcweb.org/services/food-pantry*Not…

4/2 Update: Pantry is not open yet; Kitchen is open

Food Pantry / Emergency Financial AssistanceDue to a few complications, the Food Pantry/Emergency Financial Assistance programs are NOT OPEN YET. Our phones are ringing off the hook, and it is painful to tell people to hold on just a little longer! We are working as hard as we can to open ASAP. Volun…

3/22 Update: IFC's Food Pantry is Moving (Temporarily!)

During the week of March 25 - 29, IFC administrative offices, the Food Pantry and Emergency Financial Assistance programs are closed to temporarily re-locate from Main Street in Carrboro to 100 W. Rosemary Street in Chapel Hill.  You might be wondering: Will the Food Pantry close during the…

12/11/18 Inclement weather update

Shelters are OPEN.Community Kitchen will OPEN FOR LUNCH with limited staff/volunteers.Food Pantry will tentatively OPEN AT 11 a.m. with limited staff/volunteers.  Please call ahead to confirm that somebody is there: 919-929-6380.