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2013-09-30 23:35:16

Appleton Downtown, Incorporated (ADI) announces the return of its popular Soup Walk in Northeast Wisconsin on October 19. The event gives attendees the chance to taste-test 15 original soup recipes from local venues and brings the community together in support of a fall food drive. (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 As the season for soup lovers, fall is also a time when many food pantries need help re-stocking shelves for the winter months ahead. Appleton Downtown, Incorporated (ADI) is hosting...

2013-09-26 08:25:15

- Eat. Drink. End Hunger. at #NYCWFF - NEW YORK, Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival presented by FOOD & WINE takes place October 17 - 20, 2013 and there are several opportunities for wine, spirits and culinary enthusiasts to help eat, drink and end hunger while enjoying new and signature Festival events. Tickets to unique events that will satisfy any palate or budget are still available, with all proceeds from the Festival...

2013-09-11 08:21:37

Annual 4 Points Compass Ride provides groceries for food pantries UTICA, N.Y., Sept. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 100 motorcycle enthusiasts raised $3,000 for Feed Our Vets with an organized ride August 25(th) that had them heading out from Harley Davidson stores in four different towns and converging at the American Legion Post in Cicero for a celebration and barbecue. The Second Annual 4 Points Compass Ride to benefit Feed Our Vets gave bikers, their families and several...

2013-09-06 16:21:47

ALL PROCEEDS FROM THE CHARITY AUCTIONS WILL BENEFIT CHILDREN AND FAMILIES THAT STRUGGLE WITH HUNGER CHICAGO, Sept. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Feeding America, the nation's leading hunger-relief organization, is teaming up with Sony Pictures Animation and eBay Giving Works for the release of the animated comedy Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2, in theaters September 27, to help raise funds and awareness to fight hunger in the US. As part of the collaboration, eBay Giving...

2013-08-21 16:26:13

Nineteenth annual food basket initiative to help hundreds of families in need MEMPHIS, Tenn., Aug. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, August 26, Cargill will gather with more than 32 other local companies, and kick-off its annual hunger relief campaign. This is the 19(th) year Cargill is leading the initiative, which brings together local companies, government agencies and nonprofit organizations to create and deliver food baskets for families in need. "The 2012 Feed the Needy...

2013-08-21 16:26:04

NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Watertree Health, a leading provider of FREE Prescription Discount Cards, is partnering with Community FoodBank of New Jersey, the state's largest food bank feeding almost one million people each year. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130318/NY78695LOGO ) The two organizations have found synergy in their missions: filling the emptiness caused by hunger with the basic human essentials that people need to survive and helping people...

2013-08-10 23:02:06

NorthStar Alarm Services Corporate office hosts "Hunger is Not a Game" food drive in support of Utah Food Bank Summer Business Drive. NorthStar employees donate 3,867 food items to the Provo Community Action Services and Food Bank. Orem, UT (PRWEB) August 10, 2013 NorthStar Alarm Services hosted a company food drive this past week, themed “Hunger is not a Game,” in support of the Utah Food Bank Summer Business Drive, an annual program that encourages businesses to give back...

2013-07-17 08:24:23

UTICA, N.Y., July 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bikers are polishing chrome and tuning their engines in preparation for the 2(nd) annual 4 Points Compass Ride to benefit Feed Our Vets, an organization whose mission is to reduce hunger among American veterans. Riders will depart from Harley Davidson stores in four different towns -- Watertown, Utica, Binghamton and Rochester - on the morning of August 25(th. )The fee to participate is $20 per rider and $10 per passenger, and virtual riders...

2013-06-13 23:19:59

Love With Food, a gourmet food subscription business, has reached its remarkable milestone of donating over 100,000 meals to food banks all across the U.S. within 18 months of operation. Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 Love With Food, a food subscription business, has reached its remarkable milestone of donating over 100,000 meals to food banks all across the U.S. within 18 months of operation. The San Francisco Bay Area startup sends monthly-curated box of gourmet snacks to its...

2013-06-12 12:24:31

Senate Passes Bill With $4.1 Billion in Cuts, 40% of Households Losing Benefits Are in NYC NEW YORK, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Food Bank For New York City today announced the launch of an emergency "Lost Meals" guerilla marketing and digital media campaign to stop massive cuts to food stamps that would disproportionately affect New York City. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130612/NY30732 ) On Monday, the Senate passed a version of the Farm Bill that would cut...