FOX 50 Launches Online Charity Auction to Benefit the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina!

Swag for Food Every day more than 500,000 people go hungry in central and eastern NC. You can help fight hunger locally and win FOX 50 TV show swag just in time for the holidays with the “FOX 50 Swag for Food Charity Auction. All food collected will go to the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina to help NC families this holiday season.

To bid on any of the FOX 50 TV show items, go to and click on the “Swag for Food” banner. Registration is free. Instead of bidding money, just bid the number of food items you’ll donate for a specific prize. Bids must be increased by at least one food item and there is no limit to how much you can bid! You can bid on as many items as you want, so bid high and bid often.

You will find one-of- kind vintage and current swag from FOX 50 shows : The X Factor, New Girl, American Idol, Glee, Fringe, Bones, Terra Nova, House, King of Queens, Two and a Half Men, Dr OZ, The Simpsons, Family Guy, American Dad and past hits 24, King of the Hill, Prison Break and Lie To Me

The auction ends at 11:59pm on Sunday, December 18. Food items will be collected at the FOX 50 studios in Durham on Wednesday, Dec 21 and Thursday, Dec 22 between 8:00am and 6:00pm. A list of acceptable, non-perishable items can be found on the auction website.

For more information about the “FOX 50 Swag for Food Charity Auction”, visit

NOTE: Because this isn’t a contest, all CBC employees are eligible, and encouraged, to bid and donate!

The Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina is a non-profit organization that serves 34 counties in central and eastern North Carolina The organization has set a goal to distribute 40 to 42 million pounds in FY 2010-2011. The Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina has warehouses at Durham, Greenville, New Bern, Raleigh (main branch), Sandhills (Southern Pines), and Wilmington.

Thanks to FOX 50’s Kevin Kolbe for this capcom story & these capcom graphics.


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