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50,000 meals packed for food pantries in Randolph County

ASHEBORO, N.C. — Nearly 350 volunteers packed meals in Asheboro Saturday to be distributed to food pantries in Randolph County.

Seven area churches are participating in the food packaging program in partnership with the Outreach Program to pack 50,000 meals which will be distributed to Christians United Outreach Center and Our Daily Bread Soup Kitchen. 44 more words

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#Giving Tuesday

Today is #Giving Tuesday, a global day of giving, intended to kickoff the end of year charitable giving season.  This movement was started in 2012 by a group at the… 650 more words

Food Pantries

A Giving Advent Calendar

After taking most of this year off from writing so that I could run for school board, I’m back!  The election was last Tuesday, and I am happy to say I was successful in my run and have been elected to the school board for a 4 year term.  789 more words

Food Insecurity

I'm From the Government. . .

.  . .and I’m here to help you.

The Squire and I have been getting bread through Panera’s “Dough-nation” program for about ten years.  This bread has been given to two different food pantries, who give it to people in need in Harford County. 123 more words

A Salute to Empty Bowls this Saturday

These past months people of all ages throughout the city have been making ceramic bowls which will be sold with a container of soup to raise money for community food pantries.  74 more words

Community FoodBank Of New Jersey Voted Best Nonprofit

The Community FoodBank of New Jersey, the state’s largest anti-hunger and anti-poverty organization, was named “Best Nonprofit” by NJBIZ’s inaugural Reader Rankings survey.

According to NJBIZ, thousands of “clients, colleagues and peers of businesses in New Jersey” voted for the best organizations in 52 categories, including philanthropy, health care and real estate. 350 more words