Nearly 4,000 people came out for the 19th Annual Walk and Run Against Hunger in Center City.
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Nearly 4,000 people came out for the 19th Annual Walk and Run Against Hunger today in Center City. The event raises money for local food pantries, soup kitchens and anti-hunger organizations.
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The Coalition partnered with 57 organizations on a briefing paper for Governor-elect Tom Wolf entitled Meeting Pennylvania's Hunger Challenge. This paper highlights the impact of hunger on children and older residents, the state's effort to fight hunger and how to maximize participating in federal nutrition programs. It also includes reccomendations for actions that Governor-elect Wolf should take once he enters office on January 20, 2015. Click the link below to read the full paper.
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In conjunction with The Food Trust, support food pantries in West Philadelphia by purchasing and donating produce at Clark Park Farmers' Market! Your donation will make a fresh addition to a low-income family's holiday meal. The produce drive will run from 10am-2pm on Sat. Dec. 20. See you there! Questions?: Email email@example.com
Eagles fans donate enough healthy food to serve Coalition's Green Light Pantries for several months
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