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#GivingTuesday

#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration.

Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving.

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General

#GivingTuesday: A Day When the World Comes Together to Give #inspiration

Today is Giving Tuesday and food banks need your help. 

I know that I say this a lot but it is something that is close to my heart.  285 more words

Inspiration

Food Recovery Network fights hunger

This story was originally published in the Campus Times (2016).

It’s raining. Hard. Junior Hannah Chartrand waits in the doorway of the IT center, staring nervously at her phone. 1,231 more words

7 Facts About Hunger and Homelessness You Should Know

On Thanksgiving, many of us will spend time with our loved ones and reflect on what we’re thankful for. During the week preceding the festive holiday, we encourage you to consider those who are hungry and homeless. 582 more words

Main News

November food truck to be held at New Life Church of God in Christ

GRAND RAPIDS November 14, 2016– Any residents needing food assistance this month can stop by New Life Church of God in Christ, 1072 Jefferson SE in Grand Rapids on Thursday, November 17, to pick up several pounds of fresh produce and baked goods. 165 more words

Community Service News

Feed America Thanksgiving

It has been tougher to write today than it was yesterday, which surprised me a little when I sat down to post. I understand the reason now. 302 more words

Gratitude

United Against Poverty provides lifeline to working poor

The words the “working poor” or even just “poor” conjure images of laziness, not working hard enough, or even scam artists to a majority of people. 889 more words

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