We work hard every day to fulfill all the different aspects of our service to families in need, including everything from food pickups to funding to distribution schedules. We're excited to continue the all-important work of this program, lifting even more kids and families permanently out of food insecurity every week.
See below to learn more about the "Dream Team" of personnel from The Marcus Harris Foundation who keep us going strong.
The founder and executive director of The Marcus Harris Foundation, Marcus was inspired to create Neighborfood Express because of his personal experience with food insecurity. Check it out as he shares why the program means so much to him.
Bre is currently in her second year at Northern Arizona University, majoring in social work. She's working to become a licensed clinical social worker, with a focus on child and adolescent therapy. Bre has a passion for mental health awareness & enjoys helping others in any way she can.
Tyler is a senior at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, majoring in human development, with a minor in psychology. After undergrad, she plans to obtain her master's degree in social work, with ultimate plans of becoming a clinical social worker. Tyler remains committed to serving those need, particularly the most vulnerable among us.
Olivia is a junior at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, majoring in social work. She has aspirations of working in an emergency room as a social worker and is studying diligently to reach that goal. Olivia has a deep love for helping others and is happy to be able to do so through Neighborfood Express.