On July 15, 2017 we at Ricky's Hope Incorporated had our first annual LoveFest For The People.  This was basically focused on feeding the homeless and those in need. 

We first want to thank those restaraunts and companies that took the time to donate to the event this includes the following: 

Sheetz- Wake Forest NC

Papa Johns- Raleigh, NC (Mission Valley Location)

Smithfield's Chicken and BBQ- Wake Forest, NC

Chic Fil A- Raleigh, NC (Cameron VIliage Location)

Jason's Deli- Raleigh, NC (Briar Creek Location)

Firehouse Subs Raleigh/Durham, NC (Briar Creek Location)

Oriental Trading Company (orientaltrading.com)

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Knightdale, NC 

Cosco- Raleigh, NC (Wake Forest Road Location)

Walmart- Raleigh, NC (Townridge Square Location)

Pepsi Bottling Co. Garner, NC

To each of these companies we extend out thanks for your in-kind donations.  Each person that came was beyond happy when they left. We filled hearts and stomaches on this day and look forward to partnering with you again in the future.  To each of the managers that offered their help to us as an organization we are beyond grateful for all that you did for us.

We would also like to thank the following individuals for volunteering:

The Duchess League (Tyra & Issac Abraham, CeCe & Devin Hoffler, Shari Bond-Hall, Natalie Jennett, LsDester and all the youth that assisted)

Desiree Blackmon

Brandi & David Wilson 

Pastor Gordon McKinney

First Lady Veronina McKinney

Nina McKinney

Mason McKinney

Doc Falcone (and family)

Bianca Cogdell

Annethia Kornegay