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Founder named N&O Tarheel of the Week

August 22, 2015

The News & Observer |

Jan Frantz retired early from a successful business career, thinking she’d like to volunteer a bit between traveling and spending time with her daughters. But within a few years, she found herself in a specially retrofitted recreational vehicle, serving homemade...

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Helping Fill the Summer Meal Gap

June 30, 2014

North Carolina Health News |

On a hot summer evening in June, a group of children waited in the parking lot of a low-income community in Holly Springs to sign up for hot meals and one-on-one reading assistance from the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle and Read...

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Wake’s ‘Read and Feed’ program looks to expand after $10,000 gift

July 15, 2015


Wake County's "Read and Feed" program, which brings warm meals and books directly to low-income neighborhoods in the county, is looking to expand after receiving a $10,000 grant from the Ron E. and Jeanette R. Doggett Endowment.

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The Story of Read and Feed

March 10, 2011

CaryCitizen |

“The proof is in the pudding that the teachers and principals see it,” Franz said.  “They have improvement in how they do in all their subjects, just because someone is giving them attention.”

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