Inflation, high demand puts NC food panties under strain

Volunteers from Elevation Church and Sephora sort canned food at Loaves & Fishes and Friendship Trays in Charlotte on Wednesday, June 8, 2022. Khadejeh Nikouyeh Knikouyeh@charlotteobserver.com The financial strain of surging grocery and fuel prices is sending more Charlotte-area households to food pantries, some of which are wrestling with a drop in donations. Grocery prices … Read more