Two Triangle-based nonprofits that help to feed the hungry were among nine nonprofits that each received $40,000 grants yesterday from the GSK and Triangle Community Foundation.
The GSK Impact awards expanded this year to award groups that provide help create an all-around healthy community. The winning food-related nonprofits include:
•Farmer Foodshare, Inc.
, which collects food grown by local farms and sold at local farmers markets to distribute to those who need food. Info:farmerfoodshare.org
•Inter-Faith Food Shuttle
, a food recovery group, which has a number of initiatives to help end hunger in local communities. Info:foodshuttle.org