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$1 million grant to launch food trucks (for the needy) across Minnesota

Food trucks are an increasingly popular way for restaurateurs to serve their customers these days, but could that same business model work for food banks who serve the needy? 373 more words


Food shelves asking for help during 'Spoontember'

KIMT News 3 – 1 in 6 people in America struggle with hunger according to Feeding America. As part of Hunger Action Month, several area food shelves are taking part in “Spoontember.” 149 more words

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Turning t-shirts into totes on United Way Day at the Labor Pavilion

Volunteer fairgoers helped repurpose about 85 t-shirts into reusable tote bags for a Minneapolis food shelf yesterday during United Way Day at the Minnesota AFL-CIO Labor Pavilion… 272 more words


Junk Food - How Shelf Space Sells It

Majid Ali, M.D.

What is the relationship between shelf space allocated to junk food and sales of such food? Studies show that sales of fruits and vegetables increased by 30 to 60 percent when shelf space for these items was doubled. 180 more words

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MN FoodShare Teams With 'Bizarre Foods' Star To Fill Food Shelves

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota FoodShare is working to restock food shelves across the state for the Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign.

It’s the largest food and fund drive in the state of Minnesota. 292 more words


Help to Make the “10 Days of Giving” a Success

From December 1-10, the “10 Days of Giving” food drive and other events will be held at a number of Merchants Bank locations, including Winona, St. 530 more words

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Helping out the rural food shelves

AUSTIN, Minn. – A local organization worked to raise money for local food shelves by asking supporters to eat.

For the third straight year, the Mower County USDA Service Center teamed up with the 4-H Club for the “Feds Feed Families” Food Drive at the Mower County fair. 177 more words

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