North Carolina is a fast-growing state and a national leader in business as well as agriculture. Meanwhile, amid these success stories, hunger persists in all areas of the state. Food insecurity, exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic, affects residents from urban tech hubs to the remote areas of the Appalachian Mountains and Atlantic coast. This film explores the challenge of food access in North Carolina and how everyday heroes are working to strengthen food system resilience in local communities.

Inside Look 

Inside Look is a video series designed to give a different perspective on the work done behind the scenes to make North Carolina counties better places to live and work. This series will periodically be produced covering events, topics, and initiatives that are significant to counties. For more information on this series, click here or email

Resilience Wins International Creative Award

Resilience: Food For All, is a Hermes Creative Award winner! The Hermes Creative Awards recognizes outstanding work in the industry while promoting the philanthropic nature of marketing and communications. Awards are administered and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communications Professionals, and more than 6,500 entries were submitted from the United States, Canada and 26 other countries. 

Resilience Wins Bronze in the Telly Awards

Resilience: Food For All, is a Telly Award winner! The Telly Awards, founded in 1979, honor excellence in local, regional and cable television commercials with non-broadcast video and television programming. The awards annually showcase the best work created within television and across video, for all screens. Receiving over 12,000 entries from all 50 states and 5 continents, Telly Award winners represent work from some of the most respected advertising agencies, television stations, production companies and publishers from around the world.