Blog Posts


Community Gardens Provide Good, Local Food

Good Food Found Locally If you’re like me, you don’t give much thought to being able to purchase the food you need and like. Within just a few square miles, I have access to multiple grocery stores and farmers’ markets. And honestly, many of us leave such busy lives, we get in our cars, make […]


Second Saturday at 18 Seaboard!

Thank you to everyone who came to our Second Saturday Lunch at 18 Seaboard! We had a great turnout of people from all over the Raleigh area and served over 250 people! 18 Seaboard helped us provide lots of delicious meals such as shrimp and grits, BBQ sandwiches, and fish tacos! Oh and we can’t […]


Trophy Second Saturday Recap

Thank you to everyone who came to Second Saturday Brunch at Trophy Brewing. We would also like to thank the awesome food trucks that served food at the event! Qspresso, Wandering Moose, and Baozi served a delicious variety of foods to 12o people. Approximately $1200 was raised at the event! We look forward to seeing […]


Feeding Your Heart

We all come from different backgrounds – different families, different upbringings, different traditions. And if we take a moment to reflect upon our mealtimes growing up or even today, there are probably still many differences – the foods that we like to eat, the places we like to shop to prepare our meals, who we […]


Cinco de Mayo Recipe

Cucumber-Chile Mexican Paletas (Popsicles) Ingredients 3 cups peeled, seeded and diced cucumber, plus 1/2 unpeeled cucumber chopped into 1/2-inch chunks   ½ fresh jalapeño pepper, seeded and diced   ¼ teaspoon chili powder   2/3 cup granulated sugar   1/3 cup lemon or lime juice   9 (3-ounce) plastic cups and popsicle sticks   Steps […]


Second Saturday Lunch Coming Up At Trophy May 13th!

Hello Friends!  We hope you are having a wonderful Tuesday!  Just wanted to give a friendly reminder that are next pop-up brunch will be on May 13th from 11-3pm at Trophy!  Come on out and join us for some fabulous food and friends!


Memory Monday: Second Saturday Brunch at Soca

During the month of April we hosted our Second Saturday brunch at Soca, a new restaurant in Cameron Village.  We served around 300 people, which was more than we anticipated and enjoyed delicious food and great community!


10 Facts About Food Insecurity

10 Facts About Food Insecurity Hi everybody! My name is Hannah and I am new to A Place at the Table, and I am very excited to be a part of the team! Since I’m new to the organization, I decided to dig around the Internet to find out more about food insecurity. Here are […]


April Newsletter

Happy Tuesday! We hope you are enjoying April despite all of the pollen! Soon enough it will be summer! We wanted to share a quote we were reading this morning while reflecting on Easter and the hope that it brings for our lives and the future of A Place at the Table. We don’t realize […]


Thank You for a Great Second Saturday Brunch!

A Place At The Table would like to thank everyone who came to Second Saturday Brunch at soca this past weekend! We served over 270 people and raised around $6000! We could not have done it without YOU and your support for A Place At The Table! We hope you can join us on May […]