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SF Giants Inspire Community Support by Serving Monumental Meal SAN FRANCISCO, April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As area nonprofits brace for continued budget cuts and a potential housing setback for veterans, St. Anthony Foundation prepares to serve its 37 millionth meal. Between 11 a.m.
Upwards of 900 local volunteers will gather on May 7th to package meals for orphaned and destitute children through Children of the Nations (COTN), a local nonprofit organization.
BALTIMORE, April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- RLTV and Meals On Wheels Association of America join forces to present a transformative half-hour series combining the excitement of a cook-off with the poignancy of real-life drama.
NEW YORK, March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With its supply of emergency food depleted to dangerously low levels by record winter storms, Citymeals-on-Wheels announced today that the charity has received a generous $100,000 matching grant from The Starr Foundation and the Starr International Foundation to help re-stock the shelves of its emergency food warehouse.
Menuism.com, the Webâ€™s largest aggregator of restaurant menus, has pledged to donate $1 to the Greater Chicago Food Depository for each new Facebook fan earned before April 25th.
A new study by Rochester Institute of Technology is one of the first to analyze how new-media technology, including the Internet and smartphones, are changing college students' eating habits and their relationship to food.
A new study on hunger entitled "Map the Meal Gap" is the first study to identify the county-level distribution of over 50 million food-insecure Americans.
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OMAHA, Neb., March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ConAgra FoodsÂ® (NYSE: CAG) and Feeding AmericaÂ®, the nation's leading domestic hunger-relief organization, will premiere "Child Hunger Ends Here: A Special Report" on select NBC stations across the nation on March 19.
WASHINGTON, March 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- March is National Nutrition Month and BenefitsCheckUpÂ® encourages all Americans to take this time to make informed food choices, develop sound eating habits and recognize that hunger remains a serious issue for many older adults.
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