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2011-03-16 08:00:00

OMAHA, Neb., March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ConAgra Foods® (NYSE: CAG) and Feeding America®, 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.

2011-03-11 14:21:00

WASHINGTON, March 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- March is National Nutrition Month and BenefitsCheckUp® 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.

2011-03-10 10:13:00

Vote Rejects Concept of Slashing Senior Service Programs WASHINGTON, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Senate has rejected House legislation (H.R.

2011-03-08 07:00:00

Donation Will Help Provide Meals To Children In Need CHICAGO, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC®) has donated $500,000 to Feeding America, the nation's largest hunger-relief organization, the charity announced today.

2011-03-07 06:15:00

CARNEGIE, Pa., March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Salvation Army in Western Pennsylvania is gearing up for its 2011 camping season.

2011-03-01 07:10:00

SALT LAKE CITY, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the 14th consecutive year, Alan Shawn Feinstein will divide $1 million among hunger-fighting agencies nationwide, using it to help them raise funds this March and April. Feinstein's past annual spring $1 million challenges to fight hunger have raised over $1 billion for over 2000 agencies and houses of worship nationwide helping the needy. "This is a wonderful opportunity for the Salt Lake Community to partner with The Salt Lake...

2011-02-24 06:00:00

BENTONVILLE, Ark., Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Walmart will present more than $1.5 million in grants to nonprofits in the six communities that led in votes at the end of its "Fighting Hunger Together" Facebook campaign.

2011-02-22 12:00:00

Hunger in Our Schools: Share Our Strength's Teachers Report Finds Connecting Kids to Breakfast is Vital for Academic Achievement WASHINGTON, Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two-thirds of teachers across the U.S.

2011-02-21 06:45:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- We live in a very unique time; our nation is being crippled by staggering levels of individuals who are overweight and obese. Combined, they are estimated to be a stunning 68% of the population, according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


Word of the Day
overword
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.