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New program seeks to 'Bridge the Gap' to combat hunger

WEBER COUNTY, Utah – A religious organization is starting a program that will help Utah children who are in need of food get additional nutritional support. 416 more words


10 More Days of The Feinstein Challenge!

All cash, checks and food items donated to Dutchess Outreach until April 30 will be counted toward the Feinstein Challenge. For the 17th consecutive year, The Feinstein Foundation, a philanthropic organization devoted to ending hunger in the United States, will divide $1 million among hunger fighting agencies nationwide using it to help them raise funds this March and April.  41 more words

Maine Animal Shelter Has Tons Of Carrots

SKOWHEGAN, Maine (CBS Connecticut/AP) — A Maine animal shelter has so many carrots it doesn’t know what to do.

The Somerset Humane Society in Skowhegan received the carrots last week from a trucking company that wanted to get rid of them after a supermarket manager turned them away because some were bruised. 224 more words

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Weeks 03-04 : Getting to the Nitty-Gritty - 03.31.2014

I am out in the field!  Since the first few months of my service will be majorly volunteering in the pantries, I am trying to start by looking at the “biggest” pantries in each of my counties – in that they serve the most clients. 417 more words

Screening of "American Winter" to be held at WOU

Western Oregon University will hold a screening of the Oregon-based award-winning HBO film American Winter on April 9 at 6:30 p.m. in room 105 of the Health and Wellness Center.  413 more words


The Food Sustainablity Project: Each One Under His Own Fig Tree

This is the sweet basil I grew in 2011 in kitty litter containers.  Sounds a bit disgusting, I know, but it’s what God provided for free…and as you can see it worked!   964 more words