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Parkdale Food Center Rejects "Unhealthy" Donations

I have always donated to food banks when I could, but recent news concerning an Ottawa-Food-Bank-supplied Food Center has sort of put me off of the whole thing. 541 more words

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Video: Ottawa food bank turns down 'unhealthy' food

Robyn Urback and Jesse Kline discuss whether ketchup counts as a vegetable.

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The problem of food insecurity and nutrition

Eating healthy on a small and tight budget

A story on NPR caught my eye because having struggled through the Food Stamp Challenge, I wondered if having a recipe book like the one discussed in… 512 more words

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Results of the Spaf's Bow Tie Auction for Charity/Non-profits

The auction closed yesterday.  My sincere thanks to everyone who participated.  I was unsure how much interest it would generate, and somewhat concerned about whether it would generate anything significant for the organizations.   331 more words

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Empty Nest: Hunger and Money a Problem in the US?


UNITED STATES – It’s not the prettiest story to start the week with, but sometimes you have to hear the ugly truth.
We’re talking about hunger in America, especially for military families. 213 more words

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Day 305/365: Food Bank Event

I am grateful that my second, and largest community support event for this year, has been finalized with the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano.

365 Days Of Gratitude

Making a Difference in the Community

IBS recently had the pleasure of participating in NAIOP New Jersey’s 2014 Community Action Project. Dozens of the trade organization’s members and friends collected food and contributions for the… 240 more words

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