NK Food Pantry Won TWO RI Community Food Bank Awards!

posted May 21, 2018, 7:33 AM by NKFP Website
The North Kingstown Pantry won two awards from the RI Community Food Bank! Priscilla Feeney, second from the left, won the Sister Carol McGovern Award for her outstanding work on the front lines to alleviate hunger and poverty. Priscilla is our faithful buyer who knows how to stretch our donations far! 
The NK Food Pantry also won the Best Practices Award for the Vacation Nutrition Program in which we provide healthy snacks and food for NK school students during the winter break, spring break, and for 2 weeks at the beginning of summer and end, when the lunch program is not running. Nancy Champagne, second from the right, is the coordinator of this program. The Best Practices Award came with a $1000 check for the Pantry!