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Class Envy and the Food Pantry

Wednesday is food bank day, a day I transport several people to the local food pantry and spend hours observing the community in our natural habitat. 732 more words

Never Been Hungry

In my favorite book, the bible there is a narrative about a widow who fears going hungry during a famine in the land. The prophet instructs her to make prepare food for him and then prepare something for herself in son ( … 299 more words

BREAKING NEWS & other things happening in Bergen County

BREAKING NEWS- City of Hackensack Fire Department, Backed up by Teaneck Fire Department in a mutual aid call responded to a structure fire on main street near the record store, Spokesman tells us that no one was injured, but most of main street and surrounding blocks were closed down due to the incident! 518 more words

How Far Would You Walk For Food?

The whole time I drove, all I could imagine was that they needed this food badly enough to walk to the pantry and home…

I paid a visit to Floral Heights United Methodist Church Pantry this morning to observe their distribution and visit with clients, where I was introduced to Mary, who was there with her 11-year-old grandson.   652 more words

Important Change to Tax Credit Allotments.

On September 10th, the Missouri Legislature overrode the veto by the Governor and passed a bill which increases the cap on tax credits for contributions made to maternity homes, pregnancy resource centers, and local food pantries. 34 more words