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2014-06-05 08:30:28

CHICAGO, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 21 million children currently receive free or reduced-price meals through the National School Lunch and Breakfast Programs, yet most of those children will lose access to those meals as public schools close for the summer months. This abrupt loss of up to ten meals per child per week creates a tremendous burden on millions of low-income Americans who are already struggling to provide adequate food and necessities for their families....

2013-12-10 23:23:14

Employees of Archive Systems, Inc., leading provider of document management solutions, came together to help stock pantries and prevent hunger in their communities. This year, the group raised over 2,400 pounds of food for local food banks and family services organizations. Fairfield, NJ (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 Employees of Archive Systems, Inc., leading provider of document management solutions, came together to help stock pantries and prevent hunger in their communities. This year,...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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