| Oct 18, 2012
| 3:42 PM
They're stopping just short of calling it a food crisis. The need at local food pantries is higher than years past and the donations haven't kept up with the demand. Bottom line: some people could go without food.
Having food on our table at home is...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 7:26 PM
Future Farmers of America members are fighting hunger in Central Indiana as a part of their 85th National Convention in Indianapolis.
Wednesday, more than 10,000 FFA members, teachers, alumni and volunteers packaged food at Lucas Oil Stadium with the...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 1:38 PM
WDBJ7 is teaming up with Kroger and Feeding America for the "Home and Away" food drive to help victims of Hurricane Sandy.
The drive is Friday, November 9, and Saturday, November 10.
Please bring canned food and other foods that won't spoil to the...
| Dec 1, 2012
Many of those lucky enough to emerge from Sandy's devastation unscathed are wondering how they can help those struggling to recover. Here are some important links and information:
Friday Nov. 9th: The Hackensack NJ Police PBA will be running a one day...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 4:50 AM
Shawn Russell achieved a lifelong ambition when he opened his gourmet prepared-food store, Cinch, in Fairfield last fall. Before long, however, the chef was facing a dilemma. Every Saturday he would close his store and have to toss the food that wouldn'...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 7:13 AM
PETOSKEY -- OsborneKlein, an Ameriprise-affiliated financial advising practice with offices in Petoskey and Hillman, will be assisting The Manna Food Project this week in efforts to fight hunger.
OsborneKlein's team will be volunteering from noon-4 p.m....
| Sep 2, 2012
| 6:29 AM
September is Hunger Action Month. Feeding America Southwest Virginia is asking people, businesses, civic organizations, elected officials, and congregations to Go Orange in September to show their support for hunger awareness. Orange is the color for...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 4:34 AM
Families are always looking for ways to save some cash. This month marks a year since kidsdinefree.net became available in the Roanoke Valley and Southwest Virginia.
The website has added more than 40 restaurants in the past year.
| Sep 7, 2012
| 9:00 AM
September is Hunger Action Month, and I'm committed to helping raise awareness about food insecurity in our state.
I want to share some startling statistics: Hungry Marylanders miss nearly 127 million meals each year. More than 740,000 of our neighbors...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:27 PM
When thinking about picking up food from a food pantry, most people probably don't think about what it takes to get the food there.
“As the price of gas goes up, people can`t afford to go to Grand Rapids, three and four times a month,” Mary...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 7:40 PM
More Americans are going hungry. According to a new report by the Department of Agriculture, more than 50 million people living in the U.S, could not afford to buy food at some point in 2011. The report says, children living in close to 4 million...