Six NC Summer Meal Sponsors Win Silver USDA Turnip The Beet Awards


The US Department of Agriculture has announced the third annual Turnip the Beet awardees. These awards recognize outstanding summer meal program sponsors who distinguished themselves with high quality meals that are appetizing, appealing, and wholesome.

Six summer meal sponsors from North Carolina were recognized with a silver-level award:

  • Brigade Boys and Girls Club
  • Campus Kitchen at Wake Forest University
  • Carolina’s HealthCare System University (now Atrium Health University City)
  • GrowthQuest
  • Kirk of Kildaire Presbyterian
  • Whiteville City Schools

Read more on the USDA site.