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2013-12-11 08:32:34

ABC The View's Jenny McCarthy to Assist in the Collection of Canned Food Donations on December 12th, 2013 DOYLESTOWN, Pa., Dec. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ProPhase Labs, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRPH), makers of Cold-EEZE(®) Cold Remedy and a leader in over-the-counter (OTC) natural cold remedies, has announced that for the second consecutive year it will support The Daily News Readers Care to Feed the Hungry Canned Food Drive (DNRC), a thirty-year tradition of collecting non-perishable food...

2013-10-30 23:34:13

Just days before Halloween, a team of SDDCO CPAs and staffers collected nearly 6,000 pounds of fresh food for New York's needy by sponsoring a City Harvest truck stocking event. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 The SDDCO Group (SDDCO), provider of outsourced accounting and compliance services, volunteered for New York’s City Harvest—the “world’s first food rescue organization”—dedicated to feeding the city’s hungry for 30 years. On a crisp October evening, just...

2013-04-02 12:31:07

Hunger Hero award publicly recognizes six exemplary charitable partners for their role in providing for hungry neighbors in the heartland SAINT PAUL, Minn., April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Second Harvest Heartland, a member of Feeding America and one of the nation's largest food banks, is pleased today to announce the recipients of its fourth annual Hunger Hero award, an award created to honor and recognize organizational partners who make a compassionate and transformational impact...

2012-12-13 08:26:41

DOYLESTOWN, Pa., Dec. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ProPhase Labs (NASDAQ: PRPH), makers of Cold-EEZE, and a leader in over-the-counter (OTC) natural cold remedies, has announced its support for The Daily News Readers Care to Feed the Hungry Canned Food Drive (DNRC), a thirty-year tradition of collecting non-perishable food donations throughout New York City. Cold-EEZE will bring Married to Jonas stars Kevin and Danielle Jonas to assist in collecting much needed food items at an event on Friday,...

2012-09-12 02:21:15

NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A., which is launching the 2013 line of Ninja(TM) motorcycles in a unique all day motorcycling fest in New York's Times Square area Thursday, is giving back something to the host city. The company, based in Southern California, is providing two of the newest Ninjas to City Harvest, which will auction the iconic sportbikes at its major Bid Against Hunger fundraiser on October 16th, here in New York. Chris...

2011-11-11 08:00:00

Legacy Infiniti and Legacy Automart give back to the community. Lynbrook, NY (PRWEB) November 11, 2011 Legacy Infiniti and Legacy Automart are holding a Thanksgiving food drive beginning today, Wednesday November 9, 2011. This event coincides with the release of their new website LegacyHelps.org. Legacyâs owner, John Chmela, has chosen City Harvest to partner with for this special event. âœCity Harvest is an organization that came highly recommended as...

2010-12-30 07:00:00

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Dec. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its on-going commitment to support the communities where it does business, supercenter chain Meijer has announced it will donate 35 reconditioned semi-tractors to local food banks, academic organizations and law enforcement throughout the Midwest. The announcement was made today by Rick Keyes, executive vice president of supply chain operations and manufacturing for the Grand Rapids, Mich.-based retailer. (Photo:...

2009-11-03 10:30:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Bill Koenigsberg, CEO and Founder of Horizon Media, has donated $182,000 to City Harvest, the world's first food rescue organization dedicated to feeding New York City's hungry men, women, and children. He was joined by Alison Fahey, Publisher and Editorial Director of Adweek, to present the check to Jilly Stephens, Executive Director at City Harvest, at a press conference held on November 2nd at Duffy Square in Times Square, attended by over 200 Horizon...

2009-03-09 07:00:00

OAK PARK, Mich., March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Forgotten Harvest, metro Detroit's only mobile food rescue organization, has appointed Jason H. Vines to the newly created position of Senior Advancement Director. Vines will direct Forgotten Harvest's development and communications activities. Vines is very familiar with the organization, having served on the Board of Directors for the past four years. He has resigned from the Board of Directors upon taking the new position. "It's an amazing...

2008-06-23 00:00:17

A POUND of food for every American every day. That's the amount wasted in U.S. grocery stores, restaurants, cafeterias and home kitchens, a government study found. It's happening while people around the world starve, and while food prices, gas prices, foreclosures and joblessness send more Americans to charitable food pantries. And the food banks are running out. Some food is tossed out because it is spoiled, but sometimes it goes to a landfill simply for cosmetic blemishes, The New York...