Tag Archives: food bank

Makin’ Bacon for the Local Food Bank

The art of a good negotiation comes about when all parties experience a win. This was exactly the case when Art Overgaag, founder of … Continue reading

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Hunger Games

From farmers to manufacturers to grocers, many in the supply chain are coming together to combat food insecurity nationwide. Continue reading

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RPE Partners with Growing Forward to Help Feed America

RPE and Growing Forward with Feeding America have announced a partnership and shared commitment to help fight hunger and provide more fresh fruits and veggies … Continue reading

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Stater Bros. Holiday Food Drive In Full Swing

Stater Bros. Supermarkets, in conjunction with its charitable arm Stater Bros. Charities, is “Harvesting Hope” in Southern California communities. The 5th Annual “Harvesting Hope in our Community” program … Continue reading

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FirstFruits Marketing and Retail Partners Fill Local Food Shelves

Together with retail partners FirstFruits Marketing donated over 250,000 pounds of fresh apples to food shelves across the U.S. through the 2013 Take a … Continue reading

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Food Marketing Institute Reports on Retail Industry Food Bank Donations

Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and Feeding America released a report underscoring the critical contribution food retailers make to their respective communities through their support … Continue reading

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Yorkville Common Pantry and FreshDirect announce new online program

The Yorkville Common Pantry (YCP) is launching a new online program with leading online grocer FreshDirect that will allow people to donate gift cards … Continue reading

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Annual Meat Conference Exhibitors Donate 7,335 Pounds of Meat to Orlando Food Bank

This week 7,335 pounds of meat were donated to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida by exhibitors at the Annual Meat Conference, … Continue reading

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