Mr. Avery on several occasions has sought my advice in regards to his ministry Fish-N-Loaves. As a professional land use planner, I have had the opportunity to review and critique his ministry objectives. I can confidently state that Mr. Avery has completed his due diligence and has a solid plan for ministry growth. Please accept this letter as my recommendation and endorsement for Mr. Avery and his ministry, Fish-N-Loaves.
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Jared Darby, City of Hernando, Planning Director

As a campus, we have donated nearly 5,000 pounds of food to various hunger relief organizations in Memphis…Rhodes FRN is proud to endorse Fish-N-Loaves…Student volunteers will collect and donate [their] extra food to our existing partner agencies, thereby forming a synergistic partnership between Rhodes FRN, Fishes-N-Loaves, and hunger relief ministries throughout the city.
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Catherine Miller, Rhodes College FRN, President

Christian Brothers University’s chapter of the Food Recovery Network is an organization that focuses on reducing food waste and hunger in the Memphis area. We would love the opportunity to continue this fight by partnering with Fish-N-Loaves organization to continue fighting the food waste issue in the Memphis region.
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Blaire A. Jefferson, CBU FRN, President

On behalf of our organization located in Munford, Tennessee, Tipton County, we hereby certify that our organization strongly supports Fish-N-Loaves, Inc. Our members come from working class families. Therefore, we are certain we can benefit from participating. We are prepared to assist Fish-N-Loaves, Inc. by participating in community workshops for metrics gathering and feedback.
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Shirley McKenzie, CTSCM, Senior Pastor

By God Inspired Community Church is a non-denominational multi-cultural fellowship in DeSoto County, Mississippi that strongly believes in the work taking place in the Fish-N-Loaves ministry. The ministry workers are committed to sowing into the lives of individuals who have a desire to learn how to grow their own food. We believe this is a major part of the work Jesus commanded us to do…Our congregation will be working closely with Fish-N-Loaves in various capacities. This is a project our congregation will learn from.
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Vincent J. McCaskill, BGICC, Senior Pastor

Rejoice Church and its ministries, located in Olive Branch Mississippi, are rejoicing in the opportunity to partner with Fish-N-Loaves in an important service to our region…We are prepared to assist Fish-N-Loaves, Inc. by participating in various ways including hosting community workshops at our location, raising community awareness, and serving as a food aggregation hub if needed. I look forward to being a part of the process and an active community partner.
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George Black, Rejoice International, President/Pastor

The Community Foundation of Northwest, Mississippi, a public charity under Section 501c3 of the Internal Revenue Code, …will serve as the fiscal sponsor for Fish-N-Loaves…According to the 2015 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation County Health Rankings, the Community Foundation has two counties out of the state’s 82 at the lowest in Health Outcomes at numbers 80 and 81. Four of the eleven counties are ranked in the 70s. With these statistics, the Community Foundation’s board has placed a focus on improving the health of its residents. We are pleased that Fish-N-Loaves is working towards this same purpose, and we are pleased to support them in their development stage.
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Tom Pittman, CFNM, President/CEO

our growth at-a-glance

Solar Panel System Installations
Community Garden Deployments
Sustainable Community Developments
Food Recovery Network Partners
Food Aggregation Hub Locations