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Enterprise foundation giving $60 million to food banks

ST. LOUIS (AP) – The charitable foundation for suburban St. Louis-based Enterprise Rent-A-Car is giving $60 million to food banks where the company operates.

The world’s largest rental car company said Wednesday it will donate $10 million each year for the next six years to 365 local food banks in North America. 71 more words


WNEP's Feed A Friend Kicks Off

Tuesday, October 25, marks the start of this year’s WNEP-TV’s Feed A Friend program. The campaign is celebrating its 32nd year.

Newswatch 16’s Ryan Leckey helped kick off the charity project with some of its organizers and big contributors in Wilkes-Barre on Tuesday. 97 more words

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Food Banks and Homeless Shelters

We just celebrated Thanksgiving in Canada. In the next month, the United States of America will celebrate Thanksgiving, and then of course there is Christmas, and many other celebrations all over the world. 570 more words

Trussell Trust

My post today is dedicated to Marcella, the lady in this post from the Trussell Trust.

Marcella’s Story

It’s easy to imagine being a trained professional in a job like Marcella’s and suffering an illness or injury that meant you couldn’t work.

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West Island Community Shares breakfast kicks off fundraising campaign

It was a packed house at 3 Brasseurs in Pointe-Claire Friday morning as West Island Community Shares (WICS) kicked off its fundraising campaign.

Hundreds turned up with cash to spend, and in return got coffee and a plate of bacon and eggs. 229 more words


Food drive underway to help thousands

ROCHESTER, Minn. – With 100,000 people dealing with hunger in our area, the Channel One Regional Food Bank is turning to students to give them a hand. 78 more words

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