Food Lion Makes Generous Donation

Food Lion Feeds has awarded a $2,000 grant to Hands Across Mathews, reinforcing their commitment to fighting hunger in the community. The grant will support food purchases and nutrition education programs. Mike Carone, grant administrator, praised the ongoing support from Food Lion Feeds, highlighting their vital assistance in the past. Established in 1986, Hands Across Mathews collaborates closely with local churches and social services to aid families in need, providing essential resources regardless of denomination. The organization serves around 100 families weekly with a budget exceeding $140,000 annually, thanks to the dedication of 70 volunteers.