K - Food, Agriculture & Nutrition

NC Herb Association

The N.C. Herb Association is an official state commodity group, with advisors from NC State University and the NC Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. Its purpose is to promote the production, marketing, and use of herbs and herb related products through education and research.

The Veteran's Farm of North Carolina

The Veteran's Farm of NC, Inc. is an organization designed and dedicated to educating service members and Veterans of all eras on all aspects of agriculture. We help them learn through on-farm production models of sustainable livestock production and organic vegetable production. Other mentorship opportunities with conventional farms are utilized for specialized interests for Veterans wishing to learn about other avenues of farm-production models.

Wilson County Interfaith Services, Inc.

VISION & MISSION: Hope Station envisions a future without hunger and homelessness in which daily access to affordable quality food and shelter for everyone contributes to the well-being and success of individuals and to the creation of a strong community.

Until this vision becomes a reality, Hope Station’s MISSION will be to serve persons in Wilson County, NC, by providing emergency food for families, shelter for those who are homeless and emergency financial assistance, while working to remove barriers to accessing affordable quality food and shelter.

Esteamed Coffee, Inc.

Esteamed Coffee will be a non-profit coffee shop and bakery in the Cary that employs people with various disabilities who would otherwise struggle to find meaningful employment. We will strive to connect people in a purposeful, intentional community that enriches the lives of our employees and patrons through their fellowship in a warm, welcoming environment.

Brunswick Family Assistance

Brunswick Family Assistance is dedicated to improving the lives of families and individuals in crisis in Brunswick County, who are willing to help themselves, by providing emergency assistance. BFA distributes food and provides financial assistance for essential needs like utilities, prescriptions, rent, etc. We provide these services by establishing constructive and collaborative partnerships and programs with government, community and faith-based organizations and through the work of dedicated volunteers and the generosity of donors.