We've been working hard for months developing all the different aspects of Neighborfood Express, including everything from meal selections to funding to distribution schedules - and we're not done yet! We're excited to continue the all-important work of finalizing this project, in the hopes of eliminating hunger from the lives of thousands of people.
See below to learn more about the "Dream Team" we've assembled to bring this impactful program to life.
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.
Having grown up in a country where poverty and food insecurity are among the most pressing issues, Deepa strongly believes fulfilling people's most basic needs is extremely important, especially during these unprecedented times. This has been the primary inspiration for her to join the Neighborfood Express team, and she's excited to work together to bring free healthy food to those in greatest need.
Queenie has long held a personal passion for helping those impacted by food insecurity. Hear her explain why Neighborfood Express matters to her.
Sam understands the importance of helping others in less fortunate situations. Listen as he explains why being a part of the Neighborfood Express team has been so humbling for him.
Nicole has firsthand experience with food insecurity. Listen as she explains how that experience has inspired her to help Neighborfood Express succeed.
Timothy has a deep understanding of how food insecurity affects entire communities. Check it out as he shares why the success of Neighborfood Express is so crucial to him.
Emily grew up in an area of the country with overlapping food deserts. Listen as she explains how her upbringing has fueled her passion to help Neighborfood Express succeed.
Lauren is also personally familiar with food deserts. Hear her share how her experience with them is inspiring her to help ensure Neighborfood Express succeeds.