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2014-10-16 16:28:04

"Hunger in America 2014" Documents Hard Lives and Tough Choices Faced by Americans at Risk of Hunger CHICAGO, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Feeding America, the nation's largest provider of charitable food assistance to low-income Americans, today announced additional findings from its landmark report, Hunger in America 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140711/126271 The study is the largest and most comprehensive study of people seeking charitable food assistance in the...

2014-10-06 23:02:20

The Capital Area Food Bank launches a new series of brownbag lunch conversations to foster discourse around hunger in the Washington metro area. For the inaugural brownbag, the CAFB welcomes DC Council Member and four-time Mayoral Candidate Carol Schwartz. Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 06, 2014 What: The Capital Area Food Bank launches a new series of brownbag lunch conversations to foster discourse around hunger in the Washington metro area. For the inaugural brownbag, the CAFB...

2014-09-26 20:21:37

30th Annual Boston Film Festival to support efforts of Greater Boston Food Bank and foodtweeks(TM) to end hunger in Eastern Massachusetts STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- foodtweeks(TM) is a free mobile app that allows its users to feed the hungry through conscious weight management decisions and a nationwide network of food banks. One such food bank, The Greater Boston Food Bank in Boston, MA, has recently teamed up with foodtweeks(TM) and the 30(th) Boston...

2014-09-26 12:26:00

CHICAGO, Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Feeding America is today mourning the loss of Sister Christine Vladimiroff, OSB, who served as president and CEO of the charity from 1991 to 1998, when the organization was known under a former name, Second Harvest. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140711/126271 Vladimiroff, a Benedictine nun, died on Sept. 25, in Erie, Pennsylvania. She was 74. "We are very sad to learn of the passing of Sister Christine," said Bob Aiken,...

2014-09-25 23:09:05

Consilium Staffing, Your Partner in Locum Tenens, recently volunteered for Consilium Cares at North Texas Food Bank, providing meals for nearly five thousand people in the North Texas area. Irving, Texas (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Consilium Staffing, Your Partner in Locum Tenens, recently volunteered for Consilium Cares at North Texas Food Bank, providing meals for nearly five thousand people in the North Texas area. "NTFB is thankful for the support of partners like Consilium...

2014-09-24 16:27:21

Online voting campaign can result in $60,000 ATLANTA, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The public can help the Atlanta Community Food Bank win a $60,000 grant from Walmart as part of "Fight Hunger. Spark Change." A nationwide campaign that has been launched at food banks across the country. Now through October 5, customers can visit www.walmart.com/fighthunger to cast one vote per day that will help direct funds to participating Feeding America food banks - like the...

2014-09-24 16:23:43

30th Annual Boston Film Festival to support efforts of Greater Boston Food Bank and foodtweeks(TM) to end hunger in Eastern Massachusetts STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- foodtweeks(TM) is a free mobile app that allows its users to feed the hungry through conscious weight management decisions and a nationwide network of food banks. One such food bank, The Greater Boston Food Bank in Boston, MA, has recently teamed up with foodtweeks(TM) and the 30(th) Boston...

2014-09-15 12:22:40

50 Million Pounds of Fresh Meat, Produce & Dairy Meals Donated in 2013 CINCINNATI, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced that it has donated more than 50 million pounds of fresh meat, produce, dairy and bakery items to local Feeding America food banks in 2013 through its groundbreaking Perishable Donations Partnership. That is enough bread, meat, cheese and produce to lay 3,700 miles of Kroger's classic deli sandwiches side-by-side from...

2014-09-08 12:30:56

Bank's commitment to hunger relief exceeds $10 million through Give A Meal program CHICAGO, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Feeding America and Bank of America today announced the kickoff of the highly successful Give A Meal program. The annual giving campaign that has resulted in more than 100 million meals for families and individuals in need across the country with over 40 million meals coming in just through last year's program. The initiative has proven to be one of...

2014-09-04 08:32:29

September is Hunger Action Month - an Ideal Time for Communities to Unite in the Fight Against Hunger and Continue to Make a Difference via The Great American Milk Drive WASHINGTON, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- From coast to coast, thousands of families in need have benefited from milk donations to The Great American Milk Drive, the first-ever nationwide program to deliver highly desired and nutrient-rich gallons of milk to hungry families who need it. Since April, Feeding America has...


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