Whiteville Food Lion stores donate to B&GH

January 30, 2019

Terry Baxley Tammy Worthington and Trey Worthington Food Lion donation

The Whiteville Food Lion stores recently teamed up with a grant from the Food Lion Corporate Office to donate food to Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina. Terry Baxley, Tammy Worthington and Trey Worthington delivered the items to the Lake Waccamaw campus as part of a follow up to the Hurricane Florence relief efforts.


About Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina

Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina, Inc., has been helping children since 1954. Since then, more than 7,500 children have benefitted from the services of the not-for-profit, 501(c)3 agency. Its mission is to provide a comprehensive array of services for children and youth who have been removed from their homes due to abuse, neglect or other family dysfunction. B&GH offers adoption, family and therapeutic foster care, as well as residential care on the campus at Lake Waccamaw. The campus features a SACS-accredited public charter school with a middle and high school curriculum, vocational education, recreation facilities, farm, chapel and cottage life. As many as 260 vulnerable children are cared for through the residential and community-based services provided by B&GH at any given time. B&GH operates its program, services and activities in compliance with federal nondiscrimination laws. B&GH is nationally accredited by the Council on Accreditation.