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The Hendersonville Times-News
Morsels, Feb. 10Slow cooker class at Blue Ridge Bakery Blue Ridge Bakery at 400 S. Broad St.,
Morsels, Feb. 10
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 19 hours ago
Slow cooker class at Blue Ridge Bakery Blue Ridge Bakery at 400 S. Broad St., Brevard, is offering a “Crock Pot 101” cooking class from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday. Learn how to make a couple of breakfast dishes, a couple of dinner dishes and a couple... Read more
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This is West Country
Taunton chaplain heads to Calais and Dunkirk to help refugeesMr Mark Wiggins is embarking on a trip to Calais and Dunkirk to help those who
Taunton chaplain heads to Calais and Dunkirk to help refugees
This is West Country / Posted yesterday
Mr Mark Wiggins is embarking on a trip to Calais and Dunkirk to help those who have escaped from the war zones in Syria and Afghanistan. To help him, Skipton Building Society’s Taunton branch have provided 10 sleeping bags, which the society have... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Foodbank loses Bury Asda donation pointCommunity charity Gatehouse will no longer have a foodbank collection point in
Foodbank loses Bury Asda donation point
Bury Free Press / Posted yesterday
Community charity Gatehouse will no longer have a foodbank collection point in Bury St Edmunds Asda. It was one of the foodbank’s first collection points when it began four years ago and Gatehouse still hopes to do manned collections... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Donate a chocolate egg to Ipswich Hospital this Easter Lyndsey Hessey (centre) with Ipswich Hospital staff for last year's Easter eg
Donate a chocolate egg to Ipswich Hospital this Easter
Ipswich Star / Posted yesterday
Lyndsey Hessey (centre) with Ipswich Hospital staff for last year's Easter egg collection A charitable Kesgrave woman is hoping to put a smile on the faces of patients at Ipswich Hospital this... Read more
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MumBRELLA
CommsCon Awards short-list revealed - Red Agency achieves most nominationsCommsCon Awards short-list revealed – Red Agency achieves most nominations Hav
CommsCon Awards short-list revealed - Red Agency achieves most nominations
MumBRELLA / Posted 2 days ago
CommsCon Awards short-list revealed – Red Agency achieves most nominations Havas Worldwide’s Red Agency has topped Mumbrella’s CommsCon Awards shortlist, with eight short-listings across the award’s 27 categories. Announced today, the shortlist... Read more
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Business Wire
Ameriprise Financial and Its Employees and Advisors Give $13 Million and 80,000 Volunteer Hours to NonprofitsMINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE: AMP), along wit
Ameriprise Financial and Its Employees and Advisors Give $13 Million and 80,000 Volunteer Hours to Nonprofits
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE: AMP), along with its employees and advisors, gave $13 million and 80,000 volunteer hour to nonprofits across the country in 2015. To increase its collective impact, the company continued... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
SIU athletes help fight massive hunger problem in Jackson Co.While many of us are planning and preparing our treats and meals for the Super
SIU athletes help fight massive hunger problem in Jackson Co.
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 days ago
While many of us are planning and preparing our treats and meals for the Super Bowl on Sunday, others aren't as fortunate. And many in Jackson County, Illinois don't even know where their next meal is coming from. It is a concern for residents,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Street where £2.8m was lost in a year on 'crack cocaine of gambling' machinesAt first glance there’s nothing strange about this pedestrianised road in West
Street where £2.8m was lost in a year on 'crack cocaine of gambling' machines
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
At first glance there’s nothing strange about this pedestrianised road in West London. But stroll along Hounslow High Street and you see its ­problem – the number of betting shops. There are 11 and last year their punters lost more on high stakes... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Weekend planner: A flick of the wrist for charityWilbur Wallis of Rantoul practices disc golf Thursday at Champaign's Dodds Park
Weekend planner: A flick of the wrist for charity
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Wilbur Wallis of Rantoul practices disc golf Thursday at Champaign's Dodds Park. The fifth Disc Golf Ice Bowl takes place Saturday at Dodds Park in Champaign. The emphasis is on fun and charity rather than competition, says organizer Wilbur Wallisof... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
‘Vital’ Stroud Green foodbank may close Foodbank volunteers packing food for hungry residents. Picture: David Jones
‘Vital’ Stroud Green foodbank may close
The Ham&High Network / Posted 5 days ago
Foodbank volunteers packing food for hungry residents. Picture: David Jones A foodbank centre may be forced to close, after charity the Trussell Trust withdrew funding. The centre, which runs from Holy... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Love Kingston Day 2016: All-day music and more to support people isolated from societyKingston will come together next Sunday, February 14, for Love Kingston day and
Love Kingston Day 2016: All-day music and more to support people isolated from society
Kingston Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
Kingston will come together next Sunday, February 14, for Love Kingston day and raise vital cash for charitable causes. Events running across the town include an all-day gig and science activities for kids. The umbrella fund’s focus for 2016 will... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Love Kingston Day 2015: All-day music and more to support people isolated from societyKingston will come together next Sunday, February 14, for Love Kingston day and
Love Kingston Day 2015: All-day music and more to support people isolated from society
Kingston Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
Kingston will come together next Sunday, February 14, for Love Kingston day and raise vital cash for charitable causes. Events running across the town include an all-day gig and science activities for kids. The umbrella fund’s focus for 2016 will... Read more
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Queensland Times
Fundraising dinner to help our dright stricken farmersDROUGHT-STRICKEN farmers and families who are doing it tough in the Queensland
Fundraising dinner to help our dright stricken farmers
Queensland Times / Posted 6 days ago
DROUGHT-STRICKEN farmers and families who are doing it tough in the Queensland outback will receive a helping hand thanks to the generosity of the south-west community. The Rotary Club of Brisbane Centenary will be hosting a sportsman dinner at the... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
"Pickle Recipe" Filmmakers Donate $1,000 to Santa Barbara County FoodbankThe filmmakers of The Pickle Recipe, Michael Manasseri and Sheldon Cohn, donate
"Pickle Recipe" Filmmakers Donate $1,000 to Santa Barbara County Foodbank
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 6 days ago
The filmmakers of The Pickle Recipe, Michael Manasseri and Sheldon Cohn, donated $1,000 dollars to the Santa Barbara County Foodbank. “We’re proud to donate to the Santa Barbara Foodbank in celebration of our world premiere at this year’s festival.... Read more
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Spalding Today
What’s on in the Spalding areaLeisure listings - a guide to local clubs and groups Over 50s exercise, 9.30am
What’s on in the Spalding area
Spalding Today / Posted 6 days ago
Leisure listings - a guide to local clubs and groups Over 50s exercise, 9.30am, Gedney Hill Village Hall, 07595 597023. Spalding Duplicate Bridge Club. Meet at Spalding Services and Social Club, High Street, Spalding from 6.30pm with play at 7pm,... Read more
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WA Today
Heartless Foodbank Bunbury thieves ram security guard's car, attempt to run him overThieves who smashed their way into Foodbank Bunbury attacked a security guard w
Heartless Foodbank Bunbury thieves ram security guard's car, attempt to run him over
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
Thieves who smashed their way into Foodbank Bunbury attacked a security guard who tried to stop them. Photo: Bunbury Mail Thieves who carried out a heartless robbery on a Bunbury charity rammed the car of a security guard who tried to stop them and... Read more
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Northern Echo
Review to tackle 'holiday hunger' where children don't get enough food during school holidaysNow Durham County Council has ordered a review of the issue, with the aim of un
Review to tackle 'holiday hunger' where children don't get enough food during school holidays
Northern Echo / Posted 6 days ago
Now Durham County Council has ordered a review of the issue, with the aim of understanding more about the problem and increasing take-up of free school meals. Nearly half (42 per cent) of County Durham’s population live in the most deprived third of... Read more
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Northern Echo
Review to tackle 'holiday hunger'Now Durham County Council has ordered a review of the issue, with the aim of un
Review to tackle 'holiday hunger'
Northern Echo / Posted 6 days ago
Now Durham County Council has ordered a review of the issue, with the aim of understanding more about the problem and increasing take-up of free school meals. Nearly half (42 per cent) of County Durham’s population live in the most deprived third of... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
14 Charities to benefit from 2016 Christie Clinic Illinois MarathonCHAMPAIGN – Officials for the 2016 Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon announce t
14 Charities to benefit from 2016 Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 8 days ago
CHAMPAIGN – Officials for the 2016 Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon announce they have chosen this year’s “Charity Running Partners,” who will benefit from donations through the race. The selected partners were chosen by submitting an application... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Salvation Army Calls for School Lunch DonationsWednesday, 3 February 2016, 11:07 amPress Release: Salvation Army3 February 201
Salvation Army Calls for School Lunch Donations
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
Wednesday, 3 February 2016, 11:07 amPress Release: Salvation Army3 February 2016: As parents send their kids back to school this week, Countdown and The... Read more
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Spalding Today
Last orders for Holbeach Bakery after Christmas Eve closureThe closure of Holbeach Bakery has been confirmed this week, with the loss of s
Last orders for Holbeach Bakery after Christmas Eve closure
Spalding Today / Posted 10 days ago
The closure of Holbeach Bakery has been confirmed this week, with the loss of six jobs. Customers first learned the news on Christmas Eve from bakery owner Evelyn Gilbertson (60) of Holbeach who made the decision to close the shop in High Street due... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
South Side News & NotesBy Staff WriterCity of Green looking for two new members for Living Green Task
South Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 12 days ago
By Staff WriterCity of Green looking for two new members for Living Green Task Force GREEN — Green Mayor Gerard Neugebauer is accepting letters of interest from residents and members of the business and nonprofit communities interested in being part... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Foodbank of Santa Barbara County Donor CelebrationThe Far Western Tavern in Old Town Orcutt hosted a special event Wednesday nigh
Foodbank of Santa Barbara County Donor Celebration
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 13 days ago
The Far Western Tavern in Old Town Orcutt hosted a special event Wednesday night where local farmers, growers and companies were honored for their annual donations to the Foodbank of Santa Barbara County. “It’s a very exciting event for us, once a... Read more
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Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal
Plans to transform former Rhyl factory into a church have been refusedPERMISSION to transform an old factory into a church has been refused despite m
Plans to transform former Rhyl factory into a church have been refused
Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal / Posted 13 days ago
PERMISSION to transform an old factory into a church has been refused despite more than 200 people giving it their backing. Denbighshire County Councillor’s Planning Committee discussed the application which proposed the demolition of the redundant... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side News & NotesBy Staff WriterRJRD hosting public meeting, hike RICHFIELD — The Richfield Joi
West Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 13 days ago
By Staff WriterRJRD hosting public meeting, hike RICHFIELD — The Richfield Joint Recreation District (RJRD) will hold a public stakeholder meeting on plans for the Crowell Hilaka property Feb. 11 at 6:30 p.m. at Village Town Hall, 4410 W.... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Oldham council appoints first ever female leaderHollinwood councillor Jean Stretton’s selection was confirmed on Wednesday afte
Oldham council appoints first ever female leader
Manchester Evening News / Posted 13 days ago
Hollinwood councillor Jean Stretton’s selection was confirmed on Wednesday after she was selected for the role by the ruling-Labour group earlier this month. She replaces Jim McMahon who has stepped down after being elected as the new MP for Oldham... Read more
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Royston & Buntingford Crow
Royston supermarket staff urge community groups to take up offer of unsold food handouts Morrisons community champion Claire Pettifer and store general manager Ben Pi
Royston supermarket staff urge community groups to take up offer of unsold food handouts
Royston & Buntingford Crow / Posted 14 days ago
Morrisons community champion Claire Pettifer and store general manager Ben Picton. Staff at a Royston supermarket with a community conscience are calling out... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Good Day/Weather and notes for the Guernsey County area Published: January 27, 2016 11:00 AM Good day! Weather Partly sunny Thursda
Good Day/Weather and notes for the Guernsey County area
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 14 days ago
Published: January 27, 2016 11:00 AM Good day! Weather Partly sunny Thursday. Highs in the mid 30s. Details on page A-8. Food distribution [Article continues below] GRACE Pantry... Read more
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Weekly Times
Rejects shape up for foodbank schemeSecond life: Foodbank Victoria chief executive officer Dave McNamara. VICTORIA
Rejects shape up for foodbank scheme
Weekly Times / Posted 14 days ago
Second life: Foodbank Victoria chief executive officer Dave McNamara. VICTORIA’S biggest emergency food distributor is trialling a program that could see the state’s farmers paid a fair price for millions of kilograms of rejected produce that would... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Banbury funeral directors support town’s foodbankFamily funeral directors Edd Frost & Daughters have presented Banbury Foodbank
Banbury funeral directors support town’s foodbank
Banbury Guardian / Posted 15 days ago
Family funeral directors Edd Frost & Daughters have presented Banbury Foodbank with a cheque for more than £1,000 as a result of their Christmas Memorial Tree Display. The business in Horton View invited families to remember their loved ones over... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
More than 750 trolleys of food donated to those in needTuesday, 26 January 2016, 10:08 amPress Release: Countdown25 January 2016: Coun
More than 750 trolleys of food donated to those in need
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
Tuesday, 26 January 2016, 10:08 amPress Release: Countdown25 January 2016: Countdown customers donated more than 750 trolleys full of food... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Central Illinois Foodbank program saves more than 1.1 million pounds of foodSPRINGFIELD - Central Illinois Foodbank officials say they have rescued more th
Central Illinois Foodbank program saves more than 1.1 million pounds of food
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 16 days ago
SPRINGFIELD - Central Illinois Foodbank officials say they have rescued more than 1.1 millions of pounds of food from being thrown away by local grocery stores in the past six months thanks to a retail food rescue program. Central Illinois Foodbank... Read more
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Daily Record
Busy foodbank given huge boost by Scots businessmanKind-hearted Scots businessman John Shannon shocked the staff at Trussell Trust
Busy foodbank given huge boost by Scots businessman
Daily Record / Posted 16 days ago
Kind-hearted Scots businessman John Shannon shocked the staff at Trussell Trust Glasgow South East foodbank when he presented them with £1,000 cash after he saw a feature in the Daily Record about their hard work over the festive season. He... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Soup Sunday chief is a slurp vetHannah Vogler and Soup Sunday have kind of grown up together. She has firm and
Soup Sunday chief is a slurp vet
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
Hannah Vogler and Soup Sunday have kind of grown up together. She has firm and fond memories of attending the early incarnations of the Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families' fundraiser at Cajun's Wharf. "I remember busting in line to get my... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Urgent bid to repair Halesworth church ahead of regeneration work Emma Healey and Ann Wilkinson inside St Mary's Church in Halesworth. PHOTO: N
Urgent bid to repair Halesworth church ahead of regeneration work
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 18 days ago
Emma Healey and Ann Wilkinson inside St Mary's Church in Halesworth. PHOTO: Nick Butcher Urgent action is needed to save a Halesworth church say a dedicated group of volunteers... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Gatehouse charity told it cannot collect from Bury St Edmunds recycling centreA West Suffolk charity has been dealt a serious blow after being told it can no
Gatehouse charity told it cannot collect from Bury St Edmunds recycling centre
Bury Free Press / Posted 19 days ago
A West Suffolk charity has been dealt a serious blow after being told it can no longer collect items for the needy from a Bury St Edmunds recycling centre. The Bury-based Gatehouse charity collects between four and five tonnes of used items every... Read more
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AFC Bournemouth
Cherries supporters donate 334kg of food to Bournemouth FoodbankThese donations included much needed items such as UHT long-life milk, tinned m
Cherries supporters donate 334kg of food to Bournemouth Foodbank
AFC Bournemouth / Posted 20 days ago
These donations included much needed items such as UHT long-life milk, tinned meat, tinned vegetables and cereal. Bournemouth Foodbank distribute over one tonne of food into the local community every week, and the generosity of Cherries fans will go... Read more
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89.7 WKSU
The head of Northern Ohio's U.S. attorney’s office is moving onNorthern Ohio's U.S. attorney is returning to private practiceThe head of the U
The head of Northern Ohio's U.S. attorney’s office is moving on
89.7 WKSU / Posted 20 days ago
Northern Ohio's U.S. attorney is returning to private practiceThe head of the U.S. attorney’s office in Cleveland -- who was key in developing the consent decree to overhaul the Cleveland Police Department -- is resigning to return to private... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Two men and a truck full of water for FlintCHAMPAIGN — When employees at Two Men and a Truck in Champaign saw the plea for
Two men and a truck full of water for Flint
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
CHAMPAIGN — When employees at Two Men and a Truck in Champaign saw the plea for help, they jumped into action. Kelly Helenthal, of Tilton, wanted to send bottles of water to residents in Flint, Mich., who had been drinking and bathing in... Read more
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National Post
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial PostWorldwide support for Food Banks by IFCO SYSTEMS Group, Free provision of IFCO
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial Post
National Post / Posted 20 days ago
Worldwide support for Food Banks by IFCO SYSTEMS Group, Free provision of IFCO RPCs and co-financing of refrigerated vans PULLACH, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IFCO SYSTEMS, the leading global provider of reusable packaging solutions, has donated more... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Boozman bill put in child-meal lawWASHINGTON -- Legislation reauthorizing the nation's child-nutrition programs n
Boozman bill put in child-meal law
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
WASHINGTON -- Legislation reauthorizing the nation's child-nutrition programs now includes language from U.S. Sen. John Boozman, R-Ark., giving greater flexibility to the organizers of summer meals programs. The Senate Agriculture Committee on... Read more
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Business Wire
IFCO Donates Environmentally Friendly RPCs All Over the WorldPULLACH, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IFCO SYSTEMS, the leading global provider of
IFCO Donates Environmentally Friendly RPCs All Over the World
Business Wire / Posted 20 days ago
PULLACH, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IFCO SYSTEMS, the leading global provider of reusable packaging solutions, has donated more than 200,000 RPCs (Reusable Plastic Containers) to food banks since the start of its initiative for the support of food... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Eastern Illinois Foodbank receives more than 1 million pounds of food in December 2015URBANA - Eastern Illinois Foodbank officials say a new record was set for the m
Eastern Illinois Foodbank receives more than 1 million pounds of food in December 2015
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 21 days ago
URBANA - Eastern Illinois Foodbank officials say a new record was set for the most amount of food received in one month during December 2015. Foodbank officials say they received 1,045,079 pounds of food at their Urbana facility during December... Read more
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The News and Star
Cumbrian man in plea for work to pay for son’s school lunchesLast updated at 13:01, Wednesday, 20 January 2016 An unemployed man is despera
Cumbrian man in plea for work to pay for son’s school lunches
The News and Star / Posted 21 days ago
Last updated at 13:01, Wednesday, 20 January 2016 An unemployed man is desperate to find work – so he can continue to pay for his son’s school lunches. Douglas Tweddle, 44, is worried he may not be able to send his son to school, because he can’t... Read more
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Bennington Banner
VT Foodbank launches Veggie VanGo programBENNINGTON >>The Vermont Foodbank is stretching beyond normal distributio
VT Foodbank launches Veggie VanGo program
Bennington Banner / Posted 22 days ago
BENNINGTON >>The Vermont Foodbank is stretching beyond normal distribution services to bring food to those in need. Veggie VanGo, the Foodbank's new mobile pantry, will deliver fresh fruits and vegetables to schools, hospitals and food... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Food shortages are loomingWith an estimated half of the population unable to afford even basic foodstuffs
Food shortages are looming
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 22 days ago
With an estimated half of the population unable to afford even basic foodstuffs, those who can afford them are resorting to stockpiling, say aid agencies and food and agricultural experts. For nearly 14million people, maize is the only staple they... Read more
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heraldscotland
Analysis: the new generation of liberal Scottish Muslims taking control of Scotland's biggest mosque“We are not monks, we don’t just pray,’ explains the Mosque’s still new general
Analysis: the new generation of liberal Scottish Muslims taking control of Scotland's biggest mosque
heraldscotland / Posted 23 days ago
“We are not monks, we don’t just pray,’ explains the Mosque’s still new general secretary, Nabeel Shaikh, as he dabs nan in to a takeaway container of chicken curry. “Our faith is so much more than that.” Mr Shaikh has helped preside over a quiet... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Volunteers help stuff Foodbank backpacksBOISE - Over one-hundred volunteers turned out Monday at the Idaho Foodbank in
Volunteers help stuff Foodbank backpacks
KIVI Boise / Posted 23 days ago
BOISE - Over one-hundred volunteers turned out Monday at the Idaho Foodbank in Boise to help out with the “National Day of Service.” The volunteers -– from local companies, churches and civic groups -– helped pack food items into backpacks, which... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Christmas appeal 'absolutely magic'Tauranga Community Foodbank chairman Alan Plunkett is pleased with the results
Christmas appeal 'absolutely magic'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 23 days ago
Tauranga Community Foodbank chairman Alan Plunkett is pleased with the results of the Bay of Plenty Times Christmas Appeal. Photo / Andrew Warner A "magic" $120,000 has been raised for the Tauranga Community Foodbank through the Bay of Plenty Times... Read more
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WLWT-TV Cincinnati
10 Martin Luther King Jr. Day events in greater CincinnatiMonday is Martin Luther King Jr. Day. There are numerous event across the Tri-S
10 Martin Luther King Jr. Day events in greater Cincinnati
WLWT-TV Cincinnati / Posted 23 days ago
Monday is Martin Luther King Jr. Day. There are numerous event across the Tri-State that celebrate King's legacy. The National Underground Freedom Center: The Freedom Center will offer free admission Monday to all permanent exhibitions and family... Read more
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